Posts Tagged: Painting

Aug 16

Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards attracts 46000 entries

Outstanding photographs, attractively fragile nature, championing top ethical wildlife photography measures: a panel of judges from all over the world uses this criterion to fix the Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards.

The renowned contest, owned by Natural History Museum, is open to all pro, amateur and youth photographers. It gets 46000 entries from ninety-six nations this year.
Out of all these entries, the judges panel viewed as young local photographer, Josiah Launstein, 10, worthy as a competitor in his age category not once, but two-times in the 2015 contest. His presented images – ‘Snowy snowy’ and ‘Goose attack’ – are now displayed in the museum in London, and would tour more than seventy nations over the next few months.
Josiah Launstein’s older sister, Jenaya also has a reputation for clicking award-winning wildlife images. She was honored with Youth Photographer of the Year title in the year 2013 in Nature’s Best Photography Windland Smith Rice International Awards. Continue reading →

Jun 15

Photography reception at Northwest Regional Library

Northwest Regional Library’s photography exhibition awards 2015 reception took place on 7th April, at the Charles H. Stone Memorial Library in Pilot Mountain that is the very first stop for the traveling showcase. The 9th annual showcase carries hundred and ninety seven photography. Anna Nichols, the Head Librarian, said that the first year they had twenty five to thirty entries, so they are very happy with this year’s number.

The event started with a photography workshop called My Journey with the Camera, conducted by photographer Beth Tilley Green. She told that she started out taking pictures of her own children. In fact, she also spoke regarding her very personal journey, photography techniques, and she also answered questions for the audience.
With 8 years of pro experience, Beth has a journalistic approach to photography, clicking her subjects in their very natural element. Her work could be seen on her website i.e. – Continue reading →

Apr 15

Fluent in Photography all set to hit Barnstable

Cape Cod Art Association offers “Fluent in Photography,” an open exhibit as well as sale featuring snapshots in different styles at its adeptness on Route 6A in Barnstable, from 26th March to 20th April.

Everyone is asked to the opening reception as well as the award event on 26th March, Thursday, from 5 pm to 7 pm. The award event will start at 6 pm. Awards for this showcase include Most Creative, Best of Show, Best Black and White and First and Second place. The exhibit juror was Caleb Cole, a Boston-based photographer.

Cape Cod Art Association is open 7 days a week, 9 am to 4 pm from Monday to Saturday; while from noon to 4 pm on Sundays.

The Derby-based photography fest called Format Festival is all set to come back this week along with a special theme ‘Evidence’, taking its cue from the well known series that goes by the similar name by Mike Mandel and Larry Sultan.

The main exhibit that takes place at Derby’s Quad arts place and is co-curated by Louise Clements, Format Festival’s artistic director, and photo editor and independent curator Lars Willumeit. There is a contemporary take on the whole series – Beyond Evidence – An Incomplete Narrative of Photographic Truths. Continue reading →

Mar 15

Wildlife photography contest open for entries

Photographers just have month left to submit their photos to a well known annual photography competition.

The Worcestershire Wildlife Trust, Conservation charity that runs the contest, is now looking for snapshots which put Worcestershire’s grand wildlife as well as wild places into the frame.

Winning snapshots would feature in the 2016 calendar of the trust. Trust’s communications manager Wendy Carter that the contest is popular with photographers throughout Worcestershire. Previous year, they had two-hundred and fifty snapshots entered by more than fifty photographers. They always impressed not just with the quality of the photos but also with the range of wildlife that people are looking at. What they are noticing more and more each year is just how much wildlife people are seeing in their own gardens. Continue reading →

Feb 15

RC Painting Tips: Using silver to paint dark over light

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Feb 15

Biology students loving wildlife photography

Typical biology classes in college require a great deal of memorization. But, at the Maryville College, they have found a unique course to teach students about the world around them by securing photographic memories.

Maryville Colleges professor of biology and wildlife photography Dr. Drew Crain said that this is not only a science class. And it is not just an art class. It is an art-meets-science class. For around 10 years, Crain has introduced a course which develops a great understanding of biology by offering students exposure via lenses of high quality shooters to click wildlife.

Crain told that they are not photography majors. Many of them, the closest they have come to taking a great photo is taking their iPhone out at a concert. With technology today, people could take a good snap. His challenge to these students is to take great shots. Continue reading →

Jan 15

Acrylic Painting Tips and Techniques, Glazing, Techniques, Part 1 Apples Under Painting

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