Will Douglas studied at VCUarts where he received a BFA in Photography and Film. In 2011 he was a recipient of a VMFA undergraduate fellowship. In 2015 he was included in the Review Santa Fe 100 and awarded emerging talent in lenculture's top 50. Since then has been included in various important exhibitions including Skyway Contemporary at The Tampa Museum of Art and Peripheral Vision at Candela. He is currently pursuing his MFA in at the University of South Florida where he is a graduate fellow and recently was selected to receive a SPE Student Award for Innovations in Imaging.