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NEWS: THE ARTS & MENTAL HEALTH

    Congratulations to the Athens Photographic Project artists for having a full exhibition of their photographs featured at the 2013 NAMI National Convention in San Antonio, TX! APP Artists/Mentors Beth Klaus and Sandy White accompanied APP Director Nate Thomson at the Convention, which attracts a national audience of mental health consumers, family members, providers […]

FEATURED PHOTOGRAPHER

Featured Photographer: Stephanie Schmidt What I photograph is always something that catches my eye. What usually catches my eye seems to be akin to abstract subject matter in the style of Ansel Adams, like from my kitchen window, water droplets dripping before turning into icicles. It looked like modern sculpture. Because I live out here in […]

Week 26, Winter/Spring 2014 Semester

This week, APP Introduction to Photography students worked on reading some each other’s images from the course, focusing on various technical qualities — angle, light, mood, foreground versus background, focus, composition, color, and framing among others — and how these elements contributed to the meaning of the photographs.

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