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Enter Uncover / Discover 2013

July 18th, 2013 Comments off

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* EXHIBITION AT NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC DURING FOTOWEEKDC 2013.

* NEW CATEGORIES – Photographers from DC / MD / VA can enter portfolios into one of two categories, or both Fine Art and Photojournalism.

* Great Exposure! – FotoDC will provide online exposure to selected photographers and FotoDC favorites through the FotoDC website, FotoPage,    FotoNews, Facebook, and other media coverage.

* FOTOPAGE – Entry fee includes a 1 year subscription to FotoPage for all participants.

* Entry Dates: Regular entry ends 7/28, Last Minute entry ends 8/4

 

 

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10 reasons you shouldn’t miss LOOK3

June 7th, 2013 Comments off

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Festival Passes are almost sold out!

Here are LOOK3’s 10 reasons you can’t miss the festival this year.

1. You’ll never see this many original manuscripts of iconic photobooks in one place again.

2. Susan Meiselas takes over a one-car garage turned gallery.

3. Michael “Nick” Nichols transforms a historic church into a lion’s den.

4. Gregory Crewdson gives a behind the scenes look at his elaborate process.

5. Martha Rosler discusses drone warfare in the first city to ban drones.

6. Walk with Richard Misrach and Kate Orff through their Petrochemical America exhibit.

7. The Pepper’s Ghost style of projection is resurrected in Carrie Mae Weems’ new video installation.

8. Tim Laman’s Birds of Paradise have landed in the trees in Downtown Charlottesville.

9. Josef Koudelka takes the stage for a rare interview with Anne Wilkes Tucker.

10. Have a beer with world-renowned photographers at the LOOK3 Block Party!

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LOOK3 opening event tickets available!

June 3rd, 2013 Comments off

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Tim Laman‘s Birds of Paradise TREES Talk is the opening event of the 2013 Festival — Wednesday, June 12 at 7:30pm. Single tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children (12 and under).

Carrie Mae Weems takes the stage in conversation with Deborah Willis — Thursday, June 13 at 7pm. Single tickets are available for $35.

There are a very limited number of Festival Passes available, so if you want to enjoy every event, talk, party, and projection during the Festival weekend, don’t delay!

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Drive your passion for art!

May 31st, 2013 Comments off

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FotoDC Joins Jennifer Schwartz on Wednesday 6/5/13 for The Crusade for Collecting. It’s mission is encourage art lovers, patrons and collectors to develop innovative and exciting new ways of engaging art. Jennifer will speak about her Crusade and the ways individual artists can use the same thought principles to build audiences for their work.

ADMISSION IS FREE!

Goethe Institut, Wednesday 6/5 @ 5:30 p.m.
812 7th St. NW

R.S.V.P. IS REQUIRED – SEATING IS ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS

R.S.V.P. NOW!

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ASMP Member Benefits

May 28th, 2013 Comments off

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Join ASMP for the On the Road workshop!  WPPI, PhotoPlus Expo and Kelby Training present this series of 2-day photography workshops.

On the Road includes:

  • Great educational programs to enhance your business, creative & technical skills
  • Hands-on studio shoots
  • Daily prizes including a trip to WPPI Las Vegas
  • Free lunch each day
  • Lots of networking opportunities including a free networking reception
  • Portfolio reviews with leading photographers & press

ASMP Members — get BOTH DAYS for  $99.00 — that’s $150 off the $249 tuition fee. Click here for details and codes.

Where?
Golden Nugget Hotel & Casinos
Atlantic City, NJ

When?
June 3-4, 2013

More info about On the Road: www.ontheroadphotoshow.com

 

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Ace Photo savings on Canon Powershot Cameras

May 28th, 2013 Comments off

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APA’s Benefit Update: Summer 2013

May 20th, 2013 Comments off

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Complete Benefits Update for all current Members, and for those thinking about joining.

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CLICK ON ANY LINK FOR COMPLETE DETAILS ON ANY MEMBER BENEFIT

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LOOK3’s Porfolio Reviews

May 17th, 2013 Comments off

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LOOK3 is now offering a limited number of portfolio reviews on Thursday, June 13 to Festival passholders!

Take advantage of this opportunity to have your work critiqued and reviewed by editors from National Geographic magazine, The Washington Post, Aperture Magazine, The New Yorker and more!

Portfolio review sessions are $50 per 20-minute session. A limited number of full Education Week packages are still available at $795 for the entire week of courses, reviews, and the Festival.

Be sure to check out the full schedule of LOOK3 events, exhibits, and programs June 13-15!

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May FotoDC News

May 14th, 2013 Comments off

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OPENING RECEPTION 2013 WINNERS – Join FotoDC and the 2013 Fotobama, Cherry Blossom and Spirit of DC Photo Contest winners at an Opening Reception on Thursday, May 23rd from 6:30-8:30pm at the Boston University Center for Digital Imaging Arts (CDIA) located in Georgetown.  The winners, honorable mentions, and some FotoDC favorites will be showing at CDIA from May through June.

DOMORE 24 – Give where you live! FotoDC is participating with the Catalogue of Philanthropy and United Way for Do More 24, a one-day giving event designed to raise millions of dollars for area nonprofits through a massive regional online fundraising campaign. FotoDC is looking for support from their local photography community, so look out for more details about this exciting day of giving. Mark your calendars:  June 6, 2013.

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