Jan 28 2009
Posted : 2008-09-20
Through A Lens: Contrasting Elements – Hosted by the Coastal Arts League, Half Moon Bay, California – Jurors: Michael Collopy, Charles Cramer & Janet Jones – First Prize: ,000 (Over ,500 in total prizes) (prizes in US dollars) – Exhibition: April / May 2009 – Eligibility: Open to all photographers internationally using any photographic style. – About this year’s theme: Capturing an image that shows an unusual combination or contrast is rewarding but can be challenging. Cause the viewer to pause and explore the relationships of the objects in the frame. Why are they together? How are they similar? How are they different? – See last year’s show Through A Lens: Patterns of People or Patterns in Nature online. – About the jurors: – Charles Cramer has photographed the landscape for 30 years and is recognized as a master printmaker. National Geographic Books, Sierra Club, and the Yosemite Association have published Charles Cramer’s work. He is also featured in the book, Landscape: The World’s Top Photographers, published by Rotovision. – Janet Jones is a San Francisco artist working in printmaking, painting, collage, assemblage, photography and digital techniques. Currently her three-dimensional photo-assemblage – Michael Collopy is one of the preeminent portrait photographers of our time. His portfolio includes portraits of world leaders and entertainers such as Mikhail Gorbachev, Margaret Thatcher, Mick Jagger and Luciano Pavarotti.
Event Type : Contests, Juried Art Shows
Organization Name : Coastal Arts League