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Memorial gives first Morrison Scholar Award

Geoffrey Walker, a student at Surry Community College, won the Clifford Morrison Scholarship Award given for the first year and submitted a painting in a "steam punk" genre with a twist of Victorian emphasis. Portraits of Gladys and Clifford Morrison are on the wall behind Walker.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Award, Painting, Arts, Surry County, NC

Sun Sep 14, 2014

BBC News

The photographer who rejected racism

At the turn of the 20th Century, life was incredibly difficult for the African-American community in the southern states of the US. But one self-taught photographer used his camera to challenge racial barriers and capture the diversity of the American South.


Related Topix: African-American, Cameras, Duke University, Arts

Hispanic Business

Do a Ana Photography Club shares tips, tricks in day-long symposium

That spirit will be demonstrated in the day-long 2014 Southwest Photographic Symposium from to attend the symposium workshops," Hulser said. They're prepared to grow.


Related Topix: Arts, Cameras

Local songwriters hitting Nashville

Pictured, from left to right, are Dwayne Moore, Josh Owens, Meg's House executive director Dr. Alice Hodges and Prevo Rodgers. What started as an outlet for one man's grief over the most tragic year in history of the Lakelands is now headed into the heart of country music as one of Nashville's top up-and-coming artists will be recording the song.


Related Topix: Hodges, SC, Y'all, Arts, Country, Greenwood County, SC


Oxford hosts photography festival

Held over three weeks, across 20 venues, the Photography Oxford Festival features the work of leading photographers from Britain, the United States, Germany, New Zealand, France, Finland, Egypt and Italy. The event's director, photojournalist Robin Laurance, said, "It's a beautiful, walkable city with exhibition spaces in lovely historic buildings.


Related Topix: Arts

Watford Observer

Watford pupils to take part in photography exhibition in aid of Hope for Children

Parmiter's School A-Level students will display their work to be judged by photography experts and VIPs, including the former head of photography at the Tate Gallery, David Clarke, and the deputy mayor of Dacorum, Gbola Adeleke.


Related Topix: Arts, Hertfordshire County, England, United Kingdom

The Daily Record

Norma Ann Photography closure hits Lanarkshire weddings

The brides and grooms-to-be were left stunned after receiving a letter from the Glasgow company last week which stated that "after 30 years of being in business we are no longer able to continue trading". The firm, which were previously based on Portland Place, Hamilton, before moving to the city a few years ago, was run by Norma Gaughan, 58, and daughter Naomi, 32. But it was director Aria Gaughan, 27, who wrote to customers breaking the news.


Related Topix: Wedding, Arts

Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Times Bulletin

New exhibit to open

The National Buick Car Club paid the Wassenberg Art Center a visit and held a luncheon and with a presentation by art center director, Hope Wallace. The Wassenberg Art Center had some wonderful visitors yesterday! The national tour Buick Car Club visited and had lunch with us.


Related Topix: Nebraska, Arts, Painting, Union University

Wise County Messenger Online

Officer arrested for photos of sex offender

A longtime officer at the Wise County Sheriff's Office has been arrested for improper photography related to convicted sex offenders.


Related Topix: Wise County, TX, Arts, Boyd, TX

The Bugle

Aerial Photography in Archaeology program in Camp Verde Sept. 30

The Verde Valley Archaeology Center is hosting a free presentation on the importance of aerial photography in archaeology on Sept. 30, at 7 p.m., in the Cliff Castle Casino Hotel Ballroom.


Related Topix: Camp Verde, AZ, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science, Arts

What camera is best for travel photography?

Friends often ask me which camera they should buy to take travelling, which is a difficult one to answer because I only know what works best for me. What works for them might be something completely different.


Related Topix: Arts, Travel

Alabama Live

Homeless photography unveiled at ArtWalk

Lawson said the first photograph he took for the collection in 1998 was of a man who was "literally starving to death." A couple of days later, Lawson said the man was dead in an alley.


Related Topix: Arts

Wall Street Journal

Cameras for Shooting Truer Vintage-Style Photos

INSTAGRAM may be the easiest way to give your snapshots a vintage-style charm. But digital filters that fiddle with exposure levels and color balance will only get you so far.


Related Topix: Arts

This is Oxfordshire

Striking picture clicks with judges in our photo contest

Buy this photo Winner John Boteler, centre, runner-up Bharat Patel, left, and Brookes lecturer Gerard Hanson, right. Picture: OX69897 Ed Nix John Boteler, of Duns Tew, won with his striking picture of a traveller in her caravan at the Stowe Fair.


Related Topix: Arts

Fri Sep 12, 2014

ABC Action News

Teen seeks approval for hilarious senior photo

Senior photos are personal and show your true personality, which is why one New York student has created a petition just in case his pick isn't approved. Draven Rodriguez isn't scantily clad or dressed too casual, but he instead wants a unique portrait with his cat, Mr. Bigglesworth, The Daily Gazette reports .


Related Topix: Arts


Seven Questions for Lisa Martin, InStyle's Director of Photography

Lisa Martin started at InStyle in 1999 as a freelance photo editor. Fifteen years and several promotions later she is director of photography at the Time Inc. magazine-cum-media brand, which prides itself on "delivering the knowledge and confidence to make the everyday fabulous."


Related Topix: Arts, Fashion, Fall

The Advertiser

Castle photography project hailed a success

HAPPY children have helped put a heritage site in the picture as part of an inspirational project aimed at transforming their lives. The 16 youngsters have spent the past year photographing and drawing Auckland Castle, in Bishop Auckland , as part of a pilot scheme aimed at helping young people find their voice through the power of the creative arts.


Related Topix: Arts, World News, United Kingdom, Durham County, England,


Top photos of Smart mobile photography contest announced

Noel Villa, founder of Cagayan de Oro Rugby Club, took a photo of a Mango vendor during the fiesta activities and landed on the 3rd place. "I wanted to showcase the food which Kagayanons love, the 'manggang hilaw' sold on the sidewalk.


Related Topix: Arts, Philippines, World News


Mystical Photography by Frederic Larson

Frederic Larson, a photojournalist at the San Francisco Chronicle for more than 25 years, has covered all types of assignments - from fires to football, earthquakes to celebrities.


Related Topix: Arts


SanDisk unveils Extreme Pro SDXC 512GB SD card -- photographers, get excited

When it comes to storage, more is better. As long as speeds do not suffer as a result, no one will ever turn down the possibility of increased storage space on their devices.


Related Topix: Card Game, Games, Arts