Susan Davens is a Maine based photographer.  

She is an artist who works with alternative and historical photographic processes combined with digital tools.

Her photographs are strongly influenced by her interests in the natural world.


2017 The Door Between, MAINE MEDIA GALLERY, Rockport, ME

2016 blue2, A SMITH GALLERY, Johnson City, TX

2016 Out of the Blue:Explorations in Cyanotype,GALLERY136-1/2 at PHOTOSYNTHESIS, Manchester, CT

2016 An Ordinary Day: Seeing the Unseen, University of Maine, Belfast ME

2015 Simplicity, Still Point Art Gallery Online

2015 Resonance, KINGMAN GALLERY, Deer Isle, ME (solo show)

2015 Maine Media and College Exhibition, PHOPA GALLERY, Portland, ME

2015 Highways and Byways, CMCA, LEWIS GALLERY, Portland Public Library, Portland, ME

2015 Silver, Salt & Sun: Historic Processes from Photographers Today, PHOPA GALLERY, Portland, ME

2014 Images of Change:Portland Citscapes Since 1960,LEWIS GALLERY,Portland Public Library, Portland, ME

2012 Narratives, BETTS GALLERY, Belfast, ME

2009 Maine Photography Show, Boothbay Harbor, ME


2019 Anderson, Christina Z. Cyanotype: The Blueprint in Contemporary Practice 2019 Focal Press, New York

2017 Light Leaked, Process Alternative, Innovative approaches to Alternative Process, March Issue

2016 Out of the Blue: Explorations in Cyanotypes, Photosynthesis Gallery, Manchester, CT, Jesseca Ferguson, Gallery Catalog


Maine Media Workshops

Philadelphia College of Art, BFA Photography