Photography Reviews & Events

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Menuez's "Fearless Genius" will be presented at HG Contemporary in Manhattan

DOUG MENUEZ'S SOLO EXHIBITION "FEARLESS GENUIS" IN MANHATTAN

Doug Menuez's "Fearless Genius" will be presented at HG Contemporary in Manhattan beginning March 8, 2018, showcasing a pivotal time in American & technological history through photographs of the people who brought forth the 'golden era' of Silicon Valley.

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Mfon: Women Photographers of the African Diaspora at the BRIC Stoop Series

Mfon: Women Photographers of the African Diaspora

The BRIC House Stoop presents a panel discussion on Mfon: Women Photographers of the African Diaspora, a commemorative bi-annual journal committed to establishing and representing a collective voice of women photographers of African descent on Tuesday, April 3rd.

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Seven Cities of The Fence: Enter now!

Submissions are now open for The FENCE, a large-scale outdoor traveling photography exhibition with over 25K in prizes and the opportunity to be seen in eight cities by over 6 million visitors. All work must be submitted no later than Tuesday, April 10, 2018.

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Moving Walls: The Barracks of America’s Concentration Camps by Sharon Yamato with photographs by Stan Honda

Moving Walls: Remembering an American Tragedy

Join Stan Honda for the Moving Walls book release party, discussion, and signing on Sunday, February 25, 2018, as part of the New York Day of Remembrance marking the 76th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066, creating America's Japanese Concentration Camps.

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"Black Is Beautiful": Fashion and Consciousness

"Black Is Beautiful": Fashion and Consciousness

Documentary photographer Kwame Brathwaite and his son Kwame S. Brathwaite join historian Tanisha Ford and designer Mimi Plange to reflect on the impact of Brathwaite Sr.’s pioneering “Black Is Beautiful” photographs at the City Museum of New York.

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Testing the Ricoh Theta V360° Camera by Mark D Phillips

Testing the Ricoh Theta V

Building an immersive tour just became much easier for me when I purchased a Ricoh Theta V camera to join the 360° world of photography.

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The Brooklyn Public Library presents Visually Speaking: The People’s Photographer

Visually Speaking: The People’s Photographer

The Brooklyn Public Library presents Visually Speaking: The People’s Photographer bringing together Joseph Rodriguez and Jamel Shabazz, two important and influential documentary photographers, in a conversation led by Noelle Flores Theard of the Magnum Foundation on Thursday, February 8, 2018.

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Jupiter by the Juno Spacecraft and Citizen scientists

NASA's Jupiter Image Project

NASA is asking the public to participate in a project to process the raw images taken of Jupiter by the Juno Spacecraft. Citizen scientists are asked to download the raw images, do your own image processing, and upload your creations for NASA to share with the world.

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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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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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News & Stories

MARY Month of May celebrates 80 years of Maritime History
Gowanus, Red Hook

Come enjoy the May festival of diverse FREE maritime programs—the “MARY Month of May"—in honor of the 80th birthday on May 21 of the historic ship, the tanker MARY A.

Success Academy (SA) sixth-grader Nura Baalla, who lives on the Cobble Hill/Boerum Hill border last weekend became the national champion at the 15th Annual All-Girls Chess Championships in Chicago, in the Under 12 division.
Boerum Hill, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Beyond South Brooklyn

Success Academy (SA) sixth-grader Nura Baalla, who lives on the Cobble Hill/Boerum Hill border, became the national champion at the 15th Annual All-Girls Chess Championships in Chicago last weekend, in the Under 12 division.

Trestle Gallery presents Liminal Worlds with work by Ashley Hope, Elizabeth Insogna, Anne Polashenski and Greg Thielker through  June 6, 2018.
Beyond South Brooklyn

Trestle Gallery presents Liminal Worlds with work by Ashley Hope, Elizabeth Insogna, Anne Polashenski and Greg Thielker with an opening reception on Friday, April 27, from 7pm to 9pm, continuing through  June 6, 2018.

Seventh annual Banjo Toss of the Brooklyn Folk Festival
Brooklyn Heights, Gowanus, Red Hook

The 7th annual Banjo Toss into the Gowanus Canal is one of my favorite events sponsored by Jalopy Theater as part of the Brooklyn Folk Festival!

Beyond Brooklyn

Matthew Masciadrelli skis to a second place finish on the Super G course on Echo Trail at at the U19/21 Eastern USSA Finals held at Gore Mountain, NY

For the competitors at the U19+ Eastern Finals at Gore Mountain, it is the World Cup and Olympics rolled into one. Over three days, elite skiers representing race teams throughout the eastern United States gather for competition in Super G, GS and slalom, taking on one of the best race hills in America.

Ski for MS at Pico Mountain with Liza Phillips and Donna Weinbrecht

Brooklyn's Liza Phillips will take to the slopes at Pico Mountain for Ski for MS event on March 11, 2018, to help raise money for Can Do MS Health and Wellness Education programs in her Mom's honor. What a great Day!