Shelley Calton Biography Throughout her practice, Texas-based photographer Shelley Calton has made it her niche to reflect on the collective female experience and resulting subcultures, whether it is photographing roller derby or the delicate artifacts accociated with femininity. Her first book, Hard Knocks, Rolling with the Derby Girls was published in 2009 and her second book, Concealed, She's Got A Gun, was released in Spring of 2015. A portrait from Concealed was chosen for the Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize at the National Portrait Gallery London and the Royal Photographic Society International Print Exhibition in 2015. Thirty images from Concealed were exhibited at Zoom Photo Festival in Saguenay in 2014. Her work is in the collection of the MFA Houston, as well as private collections. Featured articles and interviews have been written by the New York Times Lens Blog, Texas Monthly, Newsweek Japan, and ABC.com., Daily Mail.com, American Photo, and live interviews on BBC World Radio Service and BBC TV America .