Homayoun will take us on a tour around Iran, through Mountains, Desserts, Lakes, the Caspian Sea and introduce us to some of the distinctive ethnic groups in the country.
Michael Tardioli is the Director of Education at SPAO, the School of the Photographic Arts: Ottawa
The Club members sharing their travel stories and photos are:
We walk though our lives deep in our thoughts, often preoccupied. Even as photographers we only look for images when we go out on a shoot. But the beauty of the everyday is extraordinary. The light, the texture, the atmosphere - all combined, create a shot which we will never see again in the same way. We need to be looking all the time.
Linda introduces you to her street work, talks about time and timing and the importance of being mindful of the world around us. Seize the moment!
We will use the CAPA 2008 Nature Competition Rules with a small modification. These rules will are posted Competitions Forum. CAPA 2008 Nature rules We will allow the following modification: Images of animals in captivity are permitted providing the hand of man is not evident.
You may enter up to two entries into the assignment category.
Jessie will discuss her development as an artist. She will review types of photo-based imagery which have influenced her evolution to photo-based art today and her continued exploration of this genre. The second part of her presentation will be about how “Lightscapes” were invented and how she's incorporated them into her art techniques: imagery that consists entirely of light, what the camera can see but the eye cannot. This will be illustrated with examples of her work.
The four members who are presenting their photo project are:
Christine Fitzgerald is an award-winning fine art photographer from Ottawa. Much of her artwork deals with the natural environment with underlying themes of identity, loss and the transience of life. Her images are produced intuitively using digital and vintage large format camera and lenses, often integrating historical and modern photographic tools and processes. She recently completed an artist residency at the Ottawa School of Art, was a visiting artist in print media at the School of Arts, Media, Performance and Design at York University and completed the diploma program at the School of the Photographic Arts: Ottawa. Her complete bio and samples of her work can be found on her website atwww.christinefitzgeraldphotography.com.
Your image must incorporate the topic.
Your image must incorporate multiple exposure, whether in camera or composited in post.
Your image subject must embrace the topic.
Your image must make use of panning.
Topic: Faces & Figures
A photographic portrait which is a representation of a living person, especially the face, OR a photograph in which the subject, the human body, is the primary interest.
Entries are limited to POSED photographs of one or more human beings. The backgrounds may include statues or paintings of people, providing these are NOT the primary subject.
Pet and animal portraits are excluded.
There are no restrictions on location (indoors or outdoors) nor on lighting (ambient or artificial) however both must be CONSIDERED and CONTROLLED.