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Evan Kafka

Photographer in Asheville

The Pitfalls of High-Stakes Photography

PRESENTED ON MAY 20, 2016
IN ASHEVILLE @ VOL 11

“My portraits are inspired by 16th century european paintings...I strive to make something epic.”

In "The Pitfalls of High-Stakes Photography", from PechaKucha Night Asheville Vol.11, commercial Photographer, Evan Kafka shares his amazing photos. He analyses the commonalities of photographing celebrities, babies and animals and illuminates the techniques he uses to get the best images from difficult situations.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Sunday, November 27th, 2016. 

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BY MIKIKO KIKUTA
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Street Photography

BY MICHAEL NOTT
@ VOL 16 ON JUL 22, 2015

Michael Nott shares photographs Lower Broadway area in Nashville, TN.

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The Architecture of Photography

BY GIORA DAN
@ VOL 26 ON MAR 02, 2016

Photographer Giora Dan dissects the structure and form of good photography, through a series of spectaular images he has taken himself.

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Fun Family Photography

BY SHEN YEO
@ VOL 2 ON APR 01, 2016

Shen Yeo explores a less traditional way of family photography by allowing his subjects to freely roam around his studio to feel comfortable and then snap them at their most natural, joyful and/or candid moments.

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Auroras in Photography

BY JOSEPH MICHAEL
@ VOL 7 ON JUN 24, 2017

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A Life in Photography

BY GAIL BUCKLAND
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 09, 2017

Professor Gail Buckland is the author or collaborator on fourteen books of photography and history and was the curator of numerous photography exhibit, nationally and internationally as well as consultant and editor for books and television.

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Using Photography to Encourage an Active Lifestyle

BY GREGG GELMIS
@ VOL 5 ON MAR 29, 2018

Gregg Gelmis has had a love of photography since high school. Throughout college, he shot for the University of Houston yearbook and a local newspaper.  When he and Karen moved to Huntsville in 2009, he had an opportunity to combine two of his passions, photography and running, starting up the social running group, We Run Huntsville. As a part of this, he shoots road running, trail running and triathlon events, with 60 events shot last year.