April 10, 2013


20% Discount Ends Tomorrow 4/11

DISCOUNT CODE: springfocus2013

The blossoms are in bloom and the city is buzzing, so grab your camera and capture that perfect Washington image! 
New selected favorites will be added every week at FotoDC's Spring in Focus Exhibition at Pepco Edison Place Gallery through April 26th.

(Final Deadline: 4/18)


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AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTISTS -  Jon Feingersh's work has been at the forefront of the stock world for many years. Join APADC for a surprising evening of images that will make you rethink your concept of stock photography.The New Stock: An Evening with John Feingersh - Wednesday, 4/24 6:30 - 8:30pm - 1301 K St. NW, rspv@apadc.com.

BOSTON UNIVERSITY CDIA - It's time to get your camera out and enjoy one of the best things DC has to offer! Paul Simkin, CDIA’s Photography instructor and a photo editor for Washington Life Magazine, will be guiding the participants on how to best capture beautiful images using your own camera.  Afterwards, all participants will make a collage of all images and everyone will receive a copy in a PDF form. This is a FREE EVENT! What to bring:  Your own camera & a bagged lunch. Sunday, 4/14 meet at CDIA at 10:30am 1055 Thomas Jefferson Ave., NW. RSVP: to Pam Peck at ppeck@cdiabu.com     

CAPITAL PHOTOGRAPHY CENTERCherry Blossoms at Sunrise Photo Safari April 12, 2013, from 6:15 AM - 8:30 AM with instructor E. David Luria -  space is limited.  

EMBASSY OF SPAIN - Meaning Making. Fragmented Imaginary of Twelve Cantabrian Artists - This exhibition brings together important creators from Cantabria to showcase their work and highlight the region's art history and cultural roots. Opening Preview April 11, 2013 @ 6:30–8:30 pm. Exhibition On view April 11–May 8, 2013 Embassy of Spain 2375 Pennsylvania Ave. NW Washington, D.C 20037. RSVP required for the Opening Preview: contact@spainculture.us.


PartnerNews Cont.:

OPEN SHOW - See award winning photographers and filmmakers present their work on relevant social issues in the United States and hear their insights from the experience of covering these topics. Our America. Social Issues and Circumstances, April 18th - 6pm at Busboys & Poets (5th & K location). Photographers presenting: Amanda Lucidon, Jahi Chikwendiu, Matt Eich, Robb Hill, Gabriela Bulisova, and Joshua Yospyn.  

THE PHILLIPS COLLECTION - Next Stop Italy: A Journey into Italian Contemporary Photography through April 28, 2013. Twelve works, ranging from landscapes to surrealist figures, by established and emerging Italian photographers, including Andrea Galvani, Franco Vaccari, and Paolo Ventura, are paired with verses from Italy’s most celebrated poets from past to present. Part of the 2013 Year of Italian Culture in the United States. 

Creative Voices DC: Global Photography, May 23, 6:30 pm. Conventional borders—geographic, institutional, and between media—no longer define the contemporary photography scene. Scholars, curators, photographers, and collectors examine what is influencing the reception of photographs in our global age. Moderated by Phillips Curatorial Associate Wendy Grossman. In collaboration with the Millennium Arts Salon; registration required: www.phillipscollection.org/events





As part of the FotoDC mission to provide exposure for all photographers, we are proud to showcase exhibits, projects, and photography accomplishments from area photographers. Share your projects, exhibits, or accomplishments with FotoDC by sending details to exposure@fotoweekdc.org.

Andrea Riesenfeld - The Best in Show winner of the 2012 Cherry Blossom Photo Contest, Andrea Reiesenfeld, has been selected to do a show of iphone images, Kimonos at mad momo's

on 3605 14th St NW. Showing from March 29 - May 24, closing reception friday, may 17 / 6-9 pm.  

Join Andrea for an 
iPhone photo workshop: Sunday, april 14 and may 12 / 5-7pm sign up at www.iphoneimagery.com from 5-7pm.