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Photography As Art

June 20th, 2017 Comments off

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On Sunday, June 25, 9 am – 3 pm, Art Wolfe be in Washington DC presenting a brand new seminar that is called “Photography as Art.” This is the first time this seminar has ever come to the Washington DC area.

In this full-day seminar, you’ll learn that the beauty, emotion and versatility expressed through photography are matched only by the limits of your imagination. Using art history as a reference point, the seminar highlights common visual elements, from shape and space to texture and light, and shows you how to apply them to enhance your own compositions.

About Art Wolfe

Art Wolfe is an internationally acclaimed photographer whose four decades of award-winning work have taken him to the farthest reaches of every continent on the globe. His photographs have appeared in hundreds of magazines and books and have been exhibited in museums and galleries worldwide. He has published nearly 100 books, many of which are award-winners.  With this extensive experience and his training as both a painter and educator, Art’s diverse background makes him ideally suited to illuminate subjects difficult to articulate yet central to the creative process: inspiration, passion, vision and imagination.

Here is a link to the seminar posting: http://events.artwolfe.com/event/photography-art-washington-dc/

What you’ll take away

  • A booklet that outlines key points from the seminar, a valuable go-to resource long after the program ends
  • A new awareness of the working methods and accomplishments of artists and designers.
  • Numerous tips on how to spark your imagination and tools to open up your creative thinking
  • The impetus to expand and challenge yourself on your journey to become a master of the craft

Who should attend

  • Amateur photographers seeking to move to the next level
  • Seasoned professionals wanting to maintain creative momentum
  • Novices looking to use photography to further creative expression
  • Art history, architecture, design and other professional creatives
  • Creative individuals wanting to spark their imagination

Sign up Now! or Call 1888-973-0011

Here is a coupon code that you can use which will provide you with a $50 discount on the seminar: dcphotopaa
 

 

 

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Advertising Week 2016 – October 15-21st

October 10th, 2016 Comments off

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American Advertising Federation, Washington, DC Presents Advertising Week 2016

APA|DC is thrilled to be a partnering organization for AAF-DC’s Advertising Week 2016. APA|DC members get a 15% discount on ADWKDC registration and additionally will have a presence during the weekend conference.

So, why jump at the chance at being a partner? This yearly event that brings together the best of DC’s advertising agencies, along with notable creatives and thinkers from all over the country. If you’re shooting advertising and commercial work, this is the week to rub elbows with industry professionals and sit in on programs that will kick your creative and business mind into overdrive. Meet agency creatives from Brink, IBM, Merritt Group, Ogilvy, Wunderman and many more. Learn to think like your clients, contribute ideas, and be an active participant in DC’s active and growing advertising and design community.

Just some of the many sessions include:

 

and of course the Thursday/Friday conference is where you can learn about everything from virtual reality and successful entrepreneurship to creative thinking, overcoming writer’s block, and rebranding yourself.

Full session list HERE.

Invest in your career and your creative community, sessions start at $34.

 

Register

 

Email the director, Erika or visit the APA|DC Members Only Facebook group for our 15% discount code.

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DC Photo & Video Industry Happy Hour

August 14th, 2016 Comments off

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Join APA on Tuesday 8/23 at the downstairs bar over at Meridian Pint.  We will be welcoming all of the DC Photo and Video industry at this month’s happy hour. This is a networking opportunity not to miss!

Location: Meridian Pint – 3400 11th St. NW, Washington, DC 20010

Time: 5:30pm- ??

Closest Metro: Columbia Heights stop on the Green/Yellow line

 

 

 

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DC Professional Photographer’s Happy Hour

April 16th, 2016 Comments off

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ASMP DC is thrilled to be hosting the April “Combined Happy Hour”

ASMP DC is getting together with the best professional photography organizations in the area for a monthly happy hour. This will replace our ever popular “Cheers & Beers” event.

Every month join us, ASMP DC and members of WPOW (#wpowdc), WHNPA, APA DC, DCVC for festive cheer and light conversation. Everyone is encouraged to attend and bring guests.

This month it is ASMP DC’s turn to host so please join us upstairs on Local 16’s rooftop bar. They have been gracious to extend $5 Happy Hour prices until 10:00pm.

Tuesday, April 19, 6:30pm

Local 16
1602 U St NW
Washington DC 20009
http://www.localsixteen.com

Street parking opens up at 6:30pm

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Imaging USA Early Bird Discount

December 17th, 2015 Comments off

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Save the date for DP Review’s PIX 2015

August 19th, 2015 Comments off

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Join DP Review in Seattle and online for PIX 2015, a live-streamed expo, conference and interactive photo playground! On October 6th and 7th they’ll be hosting two days of talks, hands-on photo activities, demos and inspiration for your photography at the Seattle Center, home of the Space Needle. The event is open to the public and will also be streamed live online.

Click here to learn more about PIX 2015

RSVP on Facebook

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LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph

June 4th, 2015 Comments off

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LOOK3’s mission is to celebrate the vision of extraordinary photographers, ignite conversations about critical issues, and foster the next generation of artists.

LOOK3 Festival 
June 10-13, 2015 Schedule

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Women Photojournalist of Washington DC

January 30th, 2015 Comments off

Saturday, Feb 21. Tickets on sale now.

Women Photojournalists of Washington (WPOW)  bring you a night  stories from women behind the scenes and on the front lines of world events and cultural trends. From the White House to Nepal, these women have seen it all and are ready to tell their tales. Each story will be accompanied by photographs showcasing the work of each photographer that relates to their story. Named the “gold standard” in storytelling by the Washington Post and nominated for the 2012 DC Mayor’s Arts Awards for Innovation in the Arts, INTERSECTIONS favorite SpeakeasyDC is at the forefront of the adult story performance boom across the country.

Saturday, Feb 21 at 8:00pm

Lang Theatre
60 minutes
$27.50/$17.50 student/senior
For ages 16+
www.speakeasydc.org

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The Cutting Edge Post-Production Tour

September 10th, 2014 Comments off