My students just had their first creative assignment; I think it was a little harder than some of them were expecting, but there was some really stellar work that was created. It's really cool to see how their ideas come together. I can't show every image (I've got over 200 images!) but here's a few... Continue Reading →
Phi Theta Kappa needs a photographer for our Spring Fundraiser on March 12th from 6-10 pm. We need someone who can set up a basic photography area for our guests and a system for sending them their photos. If you are interested in event photography and want a chance to gain experience, meet possible clients,... Continue Reading →
Viewpoint Gallery is a great photo gallery that also has workshops, lectures, and critiques, as well as a few photo field trips. There's a bunch of workshops at Viewpoint Gallery every year, in addition to their student critique night (that crit night is free!). Here are two workshops taught by artists that I think would... Continue Reading →
INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL PROJECTIONS • INDUSTRY INSIDER EXPOSURE • $10,000 IN AWARDS The LensCulture Portrait Awards is the 2nd annual call for international portrait photography. The importance of portraiture is present in cultures across the world, illustrating the power and endurance of human connection. With over 145 countries represented on LensCulture, in over 15 languages, we’re seeking new global perspectives on the modern day portrait. This is an open call for portrait photography from around the world. 6 Winners and 25 Finalists will be chosen.
I'm a pretty serious gal when it comes to photography. I mean, I spent a gazillion years getting a BFA (5 is slighly less than a gazillion, but who's counting?) and another 3 on my MFA, so I'm passionate about it. I work hard at it. So let's just say it's not a casual endeavor... Continue Reading →
When I saw this series I got incredibly excited. Photo-nerdy excited. It changed my view of business portraits, and anything that is a paradigm shifter is AWESOME in my book. I love this work. Take a look! It almost sounds like the opening line to a joke: A young black woman takes a bunch of... Continue Reading →
Even if you don't read the entire article, which you should, you need to look at all the photographs, and read what some of these victims were told. Very powerful photography. Grace Brown is in the midst of a campaign that uses photos of sexual assault victims holding cards with things their attackers said to... Continue Reading →
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQ5lp3PTOMQ I don't know if you haven't seen this video, it's fricking viral at this point, but it does something REALLY WELL. It shows the importance of camera angles. I have people take pictures of me and I tell them not to post them...because I can tell they took them from below eye level, and... Continue Reading →
I don't know anything more about this than the email that was sent, but I think that for an advanced student this could be a good opportunity to add a freelance job to your resume... The Community Collaborative Charter School is in need of help in the form of pro-bono photography for their upcoming graduations and dinners. These charter school students have worked hard to reach this successful point in their lives and you can help by providing them with photographs to document their achievement. Bay Photo will provide the prints for these events, all you need to do is provide the photography power!