Photography Reviews & Events

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Brooklyn Children’s Museum celebrates the opening of a major exhibit, BLOCK PARTY, featuring the photographs of Anderson Zaca

Anderson Zaca's BLOCK PARTY

Brooklyn Children’s Museum celebrates the opening of a major exhibit, BLOCK PARTY, featuring the photographs of Anderson Zaca opening on Saturday, December 16, 2017, through June 10, 2018, bringing together the elements of the iconic Brooklyn block party all under one roof.

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Claire Rosen’s IMAGINARIUM

Claire Rosen's “Imaginarium”

United Photo Industries is presenting Rosen’s work in celebration of the publication of her recently published book “IMAGINARIUM,” which is also the title of the show. Her photographic constructs remind us more of classical paintings than the highly stylized creations of a single capture of time.

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2017 Royal Society Publishing Photography Competition

Royal Society photo award winners

An aerial photo of an Antarctic ice sheet looking like giant sugar cubes was chosen as the overall winner of the 2017 Royal Society Publishing Photography Competition.

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iMotif for iPhone photographers  All entries must be received by December 17, 2017

imotif: Enter the 3rd Annual iPhone Photography Exhibition

Now is the time to enter imotif, the 3rd Annual iPhone Photography Exhibition, presented by Sohn Fine Art Gallery in Lenox, MA. All entries must be received by December 17, 2017. If any of your work is accepted, you will be notified by December 30, 2017.

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Front Room Gallery presents a solo exhibition of photographs by Paul Raphaelson, entitled "Sweet Ruin

Sweet Ruin, a last look at Brooklyn's Domino Sugar Refinery

Front Room Gallery presents a solo exhibition of photographs by Paul Raphaelson, entitled "Sweet Ruin," opening December 8, 2017, and running through January 14, 2018, on Manhattan's Lower East Side.

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Richard Avedon's Nothing Personal, denounced at the time of publication, is now considered a masterwork. Published in 1964, its message remains relevant more than a half-century later. Now is your chance to see why.

Richard Avedon: Nothing Personal at Pace/MacGill Gallery

Richard Avedon's Nothing Personal, denounced at the time of publication, is now considered a masterwork. Published in 1964, its message remains relevant more than a half-century later. Now is your chance to see why.

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IMAGINARIUM: The Process Behind the Pictures By Claire Rosen

Claire Rosen's IMAGINARIUM

To celebrate her recently published book, "IMAGINARIUM", United Photo Industries present artist Claire Rosen at the DUMBO gallery with an opening reception and book signing on Thursday, December 7, 2017, with the exhibiton continuing through January 27, 2018.

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25 Years of Gowanus: As it WAS, As it IS - After Show Sale

25 Years of Gowanus: As it WAS, As it IS - AFTER SHOW Sale

Mark D Phillips' 25-year photographic documentation - “25 Years of Gowanus: As it WAS, As it IS” - was featured for one weekend during the Gowanus Open Studios Tour on Oct. 21 – 22, 2017, at Movers, Not Shakers! corporate headquarters along the polluted Brooklyn waterway. The AFTER SHOW sale begins today!

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The Brooklyn Museum presents Ahmed Mater: Mecca Journeys from December 1, 2017, to April 8, 2018

Ahmed Mater: Mecca Journeys

The Brooklyn Museum presents Ahmed Mater: Mecca Journeys from December 1, 2017, to April 8, 2018, by one of the most significant cultural voices documenting the realities of the iconic city, featuring large-scale photographs as well as intimate images of its diverse inhabitants.

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How many of Photography’s Pioneers choose Green-Wood cemetery as their final resting place?

Photography’s Pioneers

How many of Photography’s Pioneers choose Green-Wood cemetery as their final resting place? Join Jeff Richman, Green-Wood’s historian, on a first-ever tour of the pioneers of photography who are now permanent residents of the cemetery on Saturday, November 11, 2017, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.

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News & Stories

Mikaela Shiffrin rules
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

Weeks before the Winter Olympics in South Korea, Shiffrin scored a first-place finish so commanding, so seemingly effortless on the unforgivingly icy slope in the FIS World CACup slalom races in Killington, she brought the hometown crowd to deafening cheers.

Victoria Rebensburg of Germany
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

The FIS Ski World Cup Giant Slalom race at Killington ended in light rain and tears for the local crowd as the US' Mikaela Shiffrin finished second behind Viktoria Rebensburg of Germany.

Gowanus Superfund Town Hall - Takeaways from a Keen Observer by Brad Vogel
Gowanus

On Thursday, November 16, Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez keynoted a town hall meeting on the state of the Gowanus Canal Superfund clean-up. A crowd of over 200 packed the Wyckoff Gardens Community Center for this classic civic exercise: a chance for citizens to interact directly with elected and appointed government representatives.

Dredging and Capping Pilot Study
Boerum Hill, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Gowanus, Park Slope

The large crane pulled into the Fourt Street Basin of the Gowanus Canal in late Otober 2017 and is a part of the Dredging and Capping Pilot Study to rebuild the bulkheads along the canal with metal prior to the dredging of the canal.

Beyond Brooklyn

Mikaela Shiffrin searches for her inner Bode

Going into the FIS Ski World Cup this weekend in Killington, Olympic skier Mikaela Shiffrin is a jumble of emotions during Vermont's lead-in ski race to the Olympics. 

Thanksgiving weekend brings Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn to Killington during the return of the Audi FIS Women's Ski World Cup for Thanksgiving weekend

With American standouts Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn’s courageous return to the circuit, the 2017 Thanksgiving weekend will be a phenomenal repeat of last year’s inaugural World Cup race on Killington’s Superstar Trail. The best female skiers in the world will blaze down the slope during the return of the Audi FIS Women's Ski World Cup to Killington, Vermont, on November 25 and 26, 2017.