Saturday, February 27, 2016

Modern Landscape B&W Photography Contest Now Open!

Reynolda House and Modern Automotive announce: The Modern B&W Photography Contest. In conjunction with the Ansel Adams: Eloquent Light exhibit (more on this later!) photographers are invited to submit one B&W landscape image to be considered for display during the Adams exhibit.

This is a B&W seascape. It will not be on display, but yours could be!
(c) Ray Pfeiffer

From all entries a Jury will select three (3) finalists and announce their names on April 1st. The selected photographs will be on display April 2 - May 13. The public will vote on the order of First, Second, and Third place. All three finalists will be introduced and winner announced Wednesday, May 18.

For more information and to enter go here. Entries are due by March 10th. so don't delay!

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Forum Artists Show At 2016 VAE Gala!

Tonight was the 32nd annual For The Love of Art Auction and Gala and the Photographers Forum was well represented! Both Eric Saunders and Ray Pfeiffer had images up for the silent auction and both did very well, raising over $500! Each artist watched as the bidding time drew to a close as both images were in a bidding war The winner as always, of course was the VAE!

Eric Saunders (L) and Ray Pfeiffer (R) pose in front of Eric's entry to this years VAE Gala

Over 450 people attend this years Gala and a great time was had by all. All proceeds from the event go toward continuing the outstanding programming we all look forward to. We look forward to participating in next years event.

Friday, February 5, 2016

Photographers Forum Exhibit Opens on First Friday!

After months of planning and discussing images, the Forum Exhibit, "Reflections" opened tonight at the VAE to a packed house! There was a lot of discussion about the work and many positive comments overall on the exhibit itself.

Patrons admire the work of the Photographers Forum Members on opening night First Friday

In all, 25 images were selected from the following exhibiting Forum Artists:

Mike Aliff
Christer Berg
Stephen J. Fletcher
John Horwitz
Michael Legett
Tricia McKellar
Scott McRae
Ray Pfeiffer
Rob Randall
Eric Saunders
Teresa Stephens
Richard A. Usanis
Oliver Vest
To learn more about the exhibit go here.

Thanks to everyone who contributed to the shows success!