Photography Reviews & Events

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Congratulations to Mark Peterson, the recipient of the first annual PDN (Photo District News) Photographer of the Year.

Political Theatre brings PDN Award to Mark Peterson

Congratulations to Mark Peterson, the recipient of the first annual PDN (Photo District News) Photographer of the Year. Peterson's style is unique with, at times, harshly lit and in-your-face Black & White images almost screaming off the pages.

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David Attie was led through the streets of Brooklyn Heights by an unexpected guide—33-year-old Truman Capote

Truman Capote’s Brooklyn: The Lost Photographs of David Attie

Truman Capote’s Brooklyn: The Lost Photographs of David Attie are being exhibited for the first time at the Brooklyn Historical Society from July 2016 to July 2017 in Brooklyn Heig

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The Sony World Photography Awards 2017 Exhibition, featuring the winning images opened at London's Somerset House through May 7.

2017 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards & Martin Parr - 2017 Exhibition, a major exhibition of the world’s finest contemporary photography. Check out our picks of the best images from the show. Can't make it to London? We'll keep you up-to-date with new exhibit locations.

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United Photo Industries presents Sights in the City featuring Jamel Shabazz from May 4 to June 17, 2017, with an artist reception on Thursday, May 4, from 6 – 9pm.

Sights in the City Featuring Jamel Shabazz comes to UPI

United Photo Industries presents Sights in the City featuring Jamel Shabazz from May 4 to June 17, 2017, with an artist reception on Thursday, May 4, from 6 – 9pm.

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Foam Talent comes to Red Hook Labs in Brooklyn, a group exhibition bringing together 24 innovative image makers under the age of 35

Foam Talent at Red Hook Lab

Foam Talent comes to Red Hook Labs in Brooklyn, a group exhibition bringing together 24 innovative image makers under the age of 35, the first time that Foam brings its selection of Foam Talents to New York.

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Our favorite outdoor gallery, The Fence, is now open for submission and expanded to seven cities.

The Fence 2017

UPDATE: Deadline extended to April 18 at Midnight! Our favorite outdoor gallery, The Fence, is now open for submission. The Fence in Brooklyn Bridge Park serves as a major lead-in to our all-time favorite photography event, PHOTOVILLE.

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The United Photo Industries Gallery presents the first New York exhibition of WAIT WATCHERS by Haley Morris-Cafiero, on view from March 2 through to April 21, 2017.

WAIT WATCHERS

The United Photo Industries Gallery presents the first New York exhibition of WAIT WATCHERS by Haley Morris-Cafiero, on view from March 2 through to April 21, 2017, with a reception, open to all, held on Thursday, March 2nd from 6–9pm to celebrate the artist and her work.

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Freya Powell: The Silence of the Unsaid

Art in General is pleased to present the exhibition, Freya Powell: The Silence of the Unsaid, as part of its New Commissions Program with an opening reception on Thursday, February 23rd from 6 to 8pm, and the show continuing through March 15, 2017.

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Plotagraph Pro, a new technology released at Photoplus, brings still images alive with controlled motion and imagination!

It's not Photography, It's a Plotagraph!

What happens when you take a still image and create movement within it? It's not quite a video, it's a Plotagraph. Plotagraph Pro, a new technology released at Photoplus, brings still images alive. The powerful software allows any still image to include movement in multiple ways, all at the artist's discretion.

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The Gallery at Leica Store San Francisco, in collaboration with Peter Fetterman Gallery, is featuring over fifty gelatin silver hand signed prints by the iconic photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004).

Henri Cartier-Bresson

This is definitely one of those exhibits that make a trip to San Francisco a necessity. The Gallery at Leica Store San Francisco is featuring over fifty gelatin silver hand signed prints by the iconic photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson, on display from January 18, 2017, through March 31, 2017.

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Brooklyn Literary Prize
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

Each year the Brooklyn Public Library, in collaboration with the Brooklyn Eagles, recognizes outstanding works of nonfiction and fiction with the Brooklyn Literary Prize given in the fall. This year's shortlist includes a novel, a book-length poem, a collection of short stories, and three works of nonfiction.

Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Red Hook

The 3rd Annual Brooklyn Americana Music Festival encompasses seven stages along the spectacular waterfront from Superfine in Dumbo to Sunny’s in Red Hook, with outdoor stages in The Archway under the Manhattan Bridge, and in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

Rodin at the Brooklyn Museum: The Body in Bronze
Park Slope, Beyond South Brooklyn

Rodin at the Brooklyn Museum: The Body in Bronze marks the hundredth anniversary of Auguste Rodin's death, in 1917, with an installation of 58 Rodin sculptures in bronze, on view from November 17, 2017, through April 22, 2018.

The Great American Eclipse with Jupiter
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

What an amazing experience in North Carolina with my entire family watching the hole-in-the-sky on a perfect day in the perfect location.

Beyond Brooklyn

Our two locations, Carhenge in Alliance, Nebraska, and Andrews/Murphy/Brasstown in North Carolina, both delivered clear skies and a spectacular show for the Great American Eclipse. It was what we all wished for.

The celebration begins at Carhenge

On August 21, 2017, Carhenge will be in the direct path of the Total Solar Eclipse at 17:49 (UT) or 11:49 am (MT). Carhenge is a curious replication of England’s Stonehenge by experimental artist Jim Reinders who created the sculpture as a tribute to his father.