Archive for September, 2014

Johns Hopkins Photography Competition

A juried exhibition of mixed media art by MCPS high school students.
Submit any original 2-D art (painting, drawing, mixed media, etc.) based on the theme “Out of the Ordinary” for the jurors. Selected works will be displayed at Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus.
We will also host a Montgomery County high school student photography exhibition. Submit any original photograph based on this year’s theme. The selected pieces will be displayed at Johns Hopkins Montgomery County Campus.

Submission deadline for all entries: Friday, January 9, 2015 by 5:00pm Show Reception: January 29, 2015, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Size requirement photography: 8” x 10” photograph in an 11” x 14” mat • Artist must be a MCPS high school student. • Up to two artists may collaborate on a single piece. • Submissions must be made by your art teacher. • Works must be labeled on the back. Labels will be provided.

Work must be suitable for display in a public artspace. The owners of the building (and their representatives) have final say as to whether work is appropriate for display in the building.

100+ Creative Photography Ideas: Techniques, Compositions, Mixed Media Approaches

brestbrest photographyStudents taking high school photography often search the internet looking for tips, ideas and inspiration. This article contains well over 100 creative techniques and mixed media approaches that Fine Art / Photography students may wish to use within their work. It showcases student and artist examples along with brief descriptions of the techniques that have been used. Approaches relate specifically to mixed media photography techniques, technical / trick photography ideas and interesting, fun or unique compositional strategies.
shadow photography ideas

High-Speed Photos of Recipe Ingredients Captured in Mid-Air

High Speed Photos of Recipes by Nora Luther

“Recipes” is a high-speed photo series by German designer Nora Luther that features photographic visualizations of recipes in which the various ingredients are captured in mid-air.

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