Valerie Yaklin-Brown is a photographic artist living on a former emu farm in Magnolia, TX. She received her undergraduate and graduate degrees from Lamar University in Beaumont, TX. It was there that she developed a passion for black and white photography, especially film and darkroom work. Valerie’s work is inspired by ubiquitous moments and universal life experiences. She currently teaches photography at Lone Star College-Montgomery.


Frequently Teaches

Photography I: Learning the Basics
Composition I: From Good to Great