Things are starting to ramp up in the photo world! Last week I posted on my office window a local exhibit you can enter: Visions 2017. The SFAC (Sacramento Fine Arts Center) which is pretty close to ARC, is having their yearly photo show. The show is open to all photographers, and they don't care... Continue Reading →
Found this post this summer...pretty awesome collection of war photography! The Flickr account PhotosNormandie has just posted more than 4300 photos of the Normandy Landings of June 6, 1944, this decisive date of the WWII. This impressive collection is the result of a collaborative project that began in 2007, bringing together thousands of photos from the Archives... Continue Reading →
There's a solar eclipse coming on the first day of school. That could be ominous, but I've decided that it's a pretty cool way to kick off the semester. If you want to know more about it, check out this article by the LA times: http://www.latimes.com/projects/la-sci-solar-eclipse-2017-map/ However, there are a few important details: don't look at... Continue Reading →
It's exams week. I have been grading nonstop since students turned in portfolios. I have no brain left, no energy left, and I have a feeling students are just as stressed. When I saw this, it was light a candle in the dark, sugar for my soul. Exams week sucks. So...kittens. Here's the article I... Continue Reading →
Saw Craig make this post about his Fashion photography class. You guys really need to take that class next time around when it's offered, as I have recently heard him pondering retirement! :O Check out his blog at the link below. Took my photography class to Ansel Hoffman Park Sunday and had a great photography session with Linda Alvarez... Continue Reading →
I've gotten a bunch of emails from major companies lately, and I realized that many photo companies are hoping that the euphoria of the semester ending will translate into you spending a bunch. (cue evil laughter) I don't personally remember spending anything when I was done each semester--I'd just blown all my money on prints and portfolio supplies. But incase you hit the lottery jackpot, here's a few of the highlights...