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Artist to Artist: Photographing Your Work
May 25, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
May’s Artist to Artist workshop teaches makers how to photograph their work.
Arts Alive and The Hannah Grimes Center will host a free Artist to Artist training, Photographing your work, presented by Charley Frieburg at the Studios on Crescent Pond, in Stoddard, NH.
About the Session
This workshop will cover subject lighting, choosing the right equipment, using a digital camera, sharing your images, and more. Charley Freiberg teaches tricks of the trade that he’s learned through years of experience photographing art, crafts, and commercial products.
These skills will give artists and crafters a leg up when submitting digital images of work to fairs, galleries or retail venues, for juries, etc.
The workshop will be hosted at the Studios at Crescent Pond, professional studios ofartists Richard Whitney and Sandy Sherman, located in a beautiful setting in Stoddard, New Hampshire.
All workshop participants are encouraged to bring at least one piece item to learn how to photograph their work. Shots will be simple tabletop shots on a white or gradated (from light grey to black) background. Props are encouraged to fill the frame and tell the story of your item. Files will be delivered digitally – DropBox, CDs or via flash drive.
This event has been sponsored by C & S Wholesale Grocers.
About the Instructor: Charley Freiberg
Charley Freiberg has been a commercial photographer since 1980. His client base of over 500 businesses ranges from McGraw-Hill to Hinckley Yachts, to international artists and craftspeople. His images have been published on over 60 magazine covers for computer, travel, fishing, industrial and regional magazines publications. Examples of his work can be viewed on his website:
Charley is offering his services at a discount to artists that attend this workshop. Makers may bring up to 5 items to be professionally photographed by Charley after the workshop:
- 1 item for $40
- 2 items for $50
- 3-5 items for $75