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A treasure trove of fantastic Florida photos from the 1970s

February 12, 2014
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A treasure trove of fantastic Florida photos from the 1970s

Slate recently posted a magical slideshow that you need to see. In 1972, photographer Bill Yates spent seven months taking pictures at the Sweetheart Roller Skating Rink in Tampa; as Jordan Teicher relates on Slate’s Behold photoblog, “He mostly forgot about the work up until recently, when he unearthed about 800 negatives from his archives and...
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Disney princesses get a dose of harsh reality courtesy of photographer Dina Goldstein

November 11, 2013
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Disney princesses get a dose of harsh reality courtesy of photographer Dina Goldstein

It’s not the “happily ever after” you’d expect of a picture-perfect Disney princess. In Dina Goldstein’s “Fallen Princesses” series, the photographer captures a modern-day take on the struggles these ladies might encounter in real life. Next: Rapunzel lets down her hair.
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Photo Gallery: Pinupalooza 2013 Pin-Up Convention at International Palms Resort

September 8, 2013
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Photo Gallery: Pinupalooza 2013 Pin-Up Convention at International Palms Resort

Last Saturday (September 7, 2013), the 2nd annual Pinupalooza convention drew an eye-catching combination of WWII-era calendar models and neo-burlesque punks to I-Drive’s International Palms Resort for an all-day celebration of and pin-up art and classic strip-tease.
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Memorial for local photographer Rick Lang Saturday, July 27

July 26, 2013
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Memorial for local photographer Rick Lang Saturday, July 27

Local photographer Rick Lang, a tireless documenter of the South, passed away July 9. Lang had been a member of the faculty at Winter Park’s Crealdé School of Art since the end of the 1980s and a prolific exhibitor of his own work throughout the Southeastern U.S. See more of Lang’s documentary photography here,...
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Kiwi Camera Service hosts camera swap and sale

May 25, 2013
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Kiwi Camera Service hosts camera swap and sale

Kiwi Camera Service owner Mike Livera – a guy you must know if you’re a photographer working in Orlando – hosts these swaps on the regular. Not only are they a great place to pick up used gear on the cheap, they’re also a great way to meet other photographers.
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Malick Sidibe photography exhibit opens at Cornell Fine Arts Museum

May 24, 2013
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Malick Sidibe photography exhibit opens at Cornell Fine Arts Museum

He was sort of the CobraSnake or Todd Selby of his day, a personality in his own right, out every night taking party snaps that he’d stay up all night to develop, then sell to his fellow party people the next morning.
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Photo Gallery: 4x4xFringe Pub Crawl

May 14, 2013
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Photo Gallery: 4x4xFringe Pub Crawl

The 22nd annual Orlando International Fringe Theater Festival doesn't officially get underway until Wednesday night, but last night's 4x4xFringe pub crawl was as good an unofficial kickoff as any. The even, which was co-sponsored by Mills 50 and Ivanhoe Village, featured Fringe artists and drink specials at 8 establishments along Mills, Virginia, and Orange...
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Panorama Photography Show portrays panoramic view of Orlando community

March 28, 2013
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Panorama Photography Show portrays panoramic view of Orlando community

Friday, March 29 – Panorama Photography Show 8 p.m. Urban ReThink 625 E. Central Blvd. facebook.com/panoramaphotoproject free Imagine if Pet Collective, the YouTube channel home to adorable livestreams like KittenCam, CorgiCam and BaldEagleCam, could point its recording eye all over Orlando, capturing random snapshots of locals in real time. That’s kind of what the...
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13th Southeastern Photography Invitational: A Sense of Place opens at Crealdé

March 15, 2013
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13th Southeastern Photography Invitational: A Sense of Place opens at Crealdé

Friday, March 15 – 13th Southeastern Photography Invitational: A Sense of Place 7 p.m. through May 25 Crealdé School of Art 600 St. Andrews Blvd., Winter Park 407-671-1886 crealde.org free Photography is as much a historical document as it is an art. Every pretty portrait and thunderstormy landscape is not just an image –...
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Murder City Photography Pinup Shoot to be held in Geneva

March 8, 2013
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Murder City Photography Pinup Shoot to be held in Geneva

Photographers will flock to the 25 acres at Danville Bed & Breakfast in Geneva, which will be equipped with 20 scenes featuring authentic World War II airplanes, vintage 1940s jeeps and complete airplane hangars (not to mention hot pinup models).
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