Ernst Haas Brings Color to the World of Photography

By | 2016-08-29T03:10:42+00:00 August 29th, 2016|People, Uncategorized|

Often associated with advertisements, commerce and amateur photos, colour photography wasn’t considered appropriate for “fine art” in the 1950’s.  As photographer Walker Evans once put it, “colour photography is vulgar.” But at a time when colour photography was seen as inferior for serious photographers, Ernst Haas was paving new ground. Haas, who passed away in [...]

Photography Hall of Fame Revealed! Get to Know Documentary Filmmaker, Ken Burns

By | 2017-01-27T00:44:23+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

  In honour of the International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum’s  (IPHF) 50th anniversary, the IPHF announced the 2016 class of Photography Hall of Fame inductees – including the documentary filmmaker, Ken Burns – on World Photo Day, Aug. 19. Most well-known for his work with PBS, Ken Burns has been making documentary films [...]

Love taking photos? Share your photographs this August 19th

By | 2016-07-30T17:40:19+00:00 July 30th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|

Hosted on August 19th, World Photo Day is a global photography celebration that’s uniting local and global communities in a worldwide celebration of photography. By using technology to connect with ordinary people that love taking photos World Photo Day is using those connections to promote a passion for photography that positively impacts our communities. “Photography [...]