The second annual PhotoPlus Expo Photography Contest gives the opportunity to be featured in the international traveling “Perspectives” exhibition on the expo floor of PhotoPlus Expo in October 2017 and Photokina in September 2018.
GRIT AND GLAMOUR: The Photographs of ALLAN TANNENBAUM
I first met Allan while working for the Associated Press in the early 1990s. It wasn't till much later that I discovered his catalog of some of Rock 'N Roll's greatest bands, and celebrities showing their true selves in his portraits. One of my favorites has Jack Nicholson relaxed on a coach with his arms stretched out in a setting that mirrors "The Shining."
Photographers of THE FENCE 2017, Juror's Choice awarded to Joshua Rashaad McFadden
THE FENCE, now on display in Brooklyn Bridge Park, features a diverse roster of 41 photographers, including the Juror's Choice grand prize winner Joshua Rashaad McFadden's "Come to Selfhood" which explores African American male identity.
The winners of the Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards -- Ansley West Rivers, Johanna-Maria Fritz, and Zoe Wetherall -- will be introduced during an artist reception on Thursday, July 13, 2017 from 6pm to 9pm at the United Photo Industries Gallery in DUMBO.
Adorama's Event Space in NYC hosts a special event, Photographing the Night Sky Panel, with NASA astronaut/photographer Donald Pettit, Stan Honda and Gary Hershorn discussing the technical details of how to plan shots from Earth and space.
The Brooklyn Museum has added extended Friday and Saturday hours until 8 pm from July 7 through July 22 for the final weeks of Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern, with the CLOSING date set for July 23, 2017.
Sony a9 Mirrorless Digital Camera Launch Event with Brian Smith
An event that is worth traveling to! Our friends at Unique Photo are debuting the Sony a9 Mirrorless Digital Camera with Sony Artisan Brian Smith photographing the ultimate subject - professional freeride and mountain bike rider Jeff Lenosky.
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn
Looking for summer reading? Check out the long list for the Brooklyn Public Library Literary Prize. Each year the Brooklyn Public Library recognizes outstanding works of nonfiction and fiction with a prize given in the fall.
On August 21, 2017, Carhenge will be in the direct path of the Total Solar Eclipse at 17:49 (UT) or 11:49 am (MT). Carhenge is a curious replication of England’s Stonehenge by experimental artist Jim Reinders who created the sculpture as a tribute to his father.