PechaKucha Presentation

Donating Creatively

PRESENTED ON SEP 18, 2014
IN BEMIDJI @ VOL 23

Trish Barthorpe is a professional photographer interested in using her superpower to contribute to the community she lives in. She urges you to be the change you want to see in your world.

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Mud Portraits

BY HAROLD GODSOE
@ VOL 73 ON MAY 26, 2010

Canadian photographer Harold Godsoe introduces his series of "Mud Portraits," explaining what drew him to using mud, and what he feels comes out of the resulting photographs.

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Good for Nothing

BY SARAH KING
@ VOL 5 ON AUG 15, 2014

Sarah King, from We are Unstuck and Good for Nothing, invites us into building a new collaborative idea: to ask people for donating their time for nothing, gaining actually precious moments and feelings in return.

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Photography Comes First

BY NORA BIBEL
@ VOL 13 ON NOV 07, 2014

“These are quiet, concentrated, and precise images seemingly of everyday scenes, but in fact these are staged moments suspended in time.”

Photography has taken Nora Bibel all over the world: Vietnam, Myanmar, Germany and more. Nora speaks about her beautiful portrait work, books, and exhibitions that have made up her work. She tells us her themes are utopia, social change, home, memories, and more.

"Presentation of the Day" on January 26, 2015.

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MPACK Photography

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 16 ON JUL 22, 2015

Ron  Yearwood share about events photography, headshots, and more.

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No Pictures, Please!

BY JARED THIELE
@ VOL 6 ON OCT 19, 2015

Writer, photographer, and artist, Jared Thiele moved to New York City and abandoned the idea of nursing school in order to pursue a career as a creative in advertising. Listen to learn about his exploration into social media through his photography, illustreations, and current events.

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Why I'm Taking Analog Photographs

BY LUTZ MICHEN
@ VOL 11 ON APR 21, 2016

Dresden based Photographer Lutz Michen presents seven and a  half reasons of why he is taking analog photographs. As his preference lies on working with middle format cameras, through his slides he explaines, that photography needs to be done in an analog way..

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Why I Hate My Old Photos

BY JAY JOHAR
IN BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN

Get a friend who's as mad as you are about shooting photos, start with what (camera) you have and take pictures any time of the day, and you'll soon start hating your old photos, too.  Which is a good sign.  Two-time PKN presenter Jay Johar tells you why.

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Picture: Portraits

BY LULÚ DE PANBEHCHI
@ VOL 16 ON NOV 12, 2016

If you have seen any of Lulú De Panbehchi's other presentations, you know she will look at the deeper meaning behind a photograph. In this presentation she explores the question: Where does a portrait end?

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Why Portraits Matter

BY DAVID PARISH
@ VOL 15 ON FEB 17, 2017

"We should capture who we are at this moment."
 
In Why Portraits Matter from PechaKucha Night El Paso Vol. 15, David Parish shares his decision to create portraits in a world of selfies and why portraits matter.  Utilizing his background in psychology to connect with his subjects, David brings new life to the art of the portrait.  His studio portraiture takes on a painterly quality while revealing the humanity of his subjects through a classical eye.

This was "Presentation of the Day" on June 29th, 2017.