Nov. 21—Photographs capture a moment in time.

They also set place.

It’s a medium that is precise, yet within the precision there’s room for discussion.

These are some of the reasons behind the “Tempo y Tiempo” exhibit at the National Hispanic Cultural Center Art Museum, which is currently open to the public. It’s the first new exhibit at the NHCC since before the pandemic started.

“These artists are using photography as a mode of telling stories of experiences,” says Jadira Gurulé, NHCC curator. “Some of the common themes are family and spirituality. There’s a fair amount of working through struggle and the importance of place and how we process that.”

“Tempo y Tiempo” features photographs by four artists working in New Mexico — Frank Blazquez, Bobby Gutierrez, Pico del Hierro-Villa, and Ximena Montez.

Gurulé says collectively, the artists tell stories about what it is to live in New Mexico, illustrating

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HBO Film Tells the Story of How Gordon Parks Changed Photography – The Guardian

Gordon Parks, a groundbreaking photographer who died in 2006, is the subject of A Choice of Weapons: Inspired by Gordon Parks, a new HBO film by documentary filmmaker John Maggio.

From The Guardian:

In 1956, as the first Black staff photographer of Life magazine [worked for 20 years], he [Parks] traveled in and around Mobile, Alabama, on assignment to capture the realities of Jim Crow. He chose to shoot in color, aiming his lens at both the more vibrant and quotidian moments of Black American daily life: the church picnic, the trip to the ice cream shop, the hanging of laundry out to dry…

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Art & Entertainment,Art & Visual,Art & Culture,Art & Design,Digital Art PhotographyDigital Art Photography menggunakan Fb. The primary digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) digicam was the Nikon SVC prototype demonstrated in 1986, adopted by the business Nikon QV-1000C launched in 1988. 22 The first broadly commercially out there digital digicam was the 1990 Dycam Model 1; it also bought because the Logitech Fotoman. It used a CCD picture sensor, saved footage digitally, and related on to a computer for downloading photographs. 23 24 25 Initially offered to professional photographers for a hefty price, by the mid-to-late Nineties, attributable to know-how developments, digital cameras were generally accessible to most people.

The best way to do this is to fulfill the artist one-on-one. Opening receptions are the very best locations to fulfill artists and communicate with them about their work. Ask about their influences, their inventive journey, and what the work means to them. Nevertheless, if you cannot make it to one in all … Read More