Amber Terranova is an independent photo editor and educator based in New York. She is currently the North American marketing manager for Schilt Publishing and executive producer for Screen Projects. Until recently she was a contributing photo editor at People and The New Yorker, and from 2008 to 2012 she held the position of Photo Editor for Photo District News (PDN), the leading magazine for professional photographers. Previously, she held positions at New York Magazine and Outside magazine. In 2013 Amber was the interim Director at the Bilder Nordic School of Photography in Oslo.
As a BFA faculty member at The School of Visual Arts, Amber is committed to photography education and to helping photographers realize their creative and career potential. She teaches photography workshops in the US and Europe, and is a guest lecturer at several institutions. In addition, she has judged a number of international photo competitions, including Review Santa Fe, Photolucida’s Critical Mass, International Photography Awards, Fotovisura, APA, and the Tierney Fellowship, among others.