Sara Macel


Plane Over Baton Rouge, Louisiana


From the project May the Road Rise to Meet You, wherein I shadowed my father, a telephone pole salesman of thirty years, on his cross-country trips to learn about his life away from home and the changing nature of “the road” in America.


8x10" image on 8.5x11" paper


Digital c-print

Edition Size




To Benefit

Camp Discovery in Kerrville, Texas, is a week-long camp sponsored by the American Cancer Society High Plains Division, for children who have been diagnosed with cancer.  The camp allows each child to learn different aspects of living with cancer, spend time with other children who have had similar experiences, and enjoy a week without the pressures of a hospital environment. Each summer, approximately 150 children and 100 adult volunteers attend the camp, which is a member of the International Children’s Oncology Camp Association and is accredited by the American Camp Association.

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Sara Macel is a Brooklyn-based photographer and educator. She received her BFA in Photography and Imaging from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts in 2003, where she received the Tobias Award for her project titled Kiss + Tell. Her first solo exhibition was on display at +Kris Graves Projects in Brooklyn, NY in December 2009. In 2011, she earned her MFA in Photography, Video & Related Media at the School of Visual Arts. Also in 2011, she was named a winner in the 2011 Magenta Foundation Flash Forward competition, as well as a Top 50 Photographer in Photolucida’s Critical Mass award, finalist in FotoVisura Spotlight Awards, and honorable mention in the student photo book category at the New York Photo Awards.  Her work has been widely exhibited and is in various private collections, including the Center of Photography at Woodstock. Sara currently teaches photography at Rockland Community College.