Jerry Uelsmann, Mechanical Man #2' 1959 - Uelsmann was born in 1934 in Detroit, MI. He earned a BA from Rochester Institute of Technology as well as a MS and MFA degree from Indiana University. Uelsmann is known for his darkroom photomontage imagery. His work leaves the viewer to their own imagination to discover what they see in each piece of artwork. The inspirational element of Uelsmann’s work is his use of photomontage and the way he creates these imaginary places.