Jason Landry is a writer, photography collector and owner of Panopticon Gallery in Boston. Landry earned his B.F.A. in Photography at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design, and an M.F.A. in Visual Arts from the Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University. In 2013 he accepted the position of Director of the MFA in Photography program at the New Hampshire Institute of Art and started blogging for the Huffington Post. His book Instant Connections: Essays and Interviews on Photography is now available.