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CR Newsletter: September/October 2012 Director of Community Relations :iconmoonbeam13: :CR Newsletter: September/October 2012 by Moonbeam13
Table of Contents
1. Miscellaneous vs Other
2. Attacking the Artist
3. Volunteer Openings in Community Relations
4. Community Projects
5. Official Contests
6 Project Educate 2011/2012
7. Art History Project
8. News from the Chats and Forums
9. News from the Galleries
1. Miscellaneous vs Other
Over the past few months, we've been diligently working on cleaning up the category tree of old and unused categories. While most of this will go unnoticed by the community, what you will notice is the change from "Miscellaneous" galleries to "Other". The reason for this change is simple. The concept of Miscellaneous leads one to believe that it's a junk drawer category for everything under the sun when the intention was to be an "Other" category for deviations that don't fit well in other sub-categories of the tree. We're also working on u
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"Does Equipment Matter?"
One of the more recent articles on the topic of photography explores how an instagram photograph taken during Hurricane Sandy has been selected to be used on the cover of Time Magazine. Perhaps quite fittingly, the title accompanying the image on the front page is Lessons from the storm. Whilst many have learned a lot from Hurricane Sandy and many more are working on rebuilding their lives, one of the biggest lessons for photographers and the world of media could well be that iphone Photographers can be photo-journalists too. We've covered the topic of equipment, capabilities and qualifications many a time before now in Photography Weekly - but what are your thoughts on this article?
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November Contest Silver - plus Orange Winners! DatesNovember Contest Silver - plus Orange Winners! by Kaz-D
The contest folder will be open on 1st November 2012 and will close on 29th November 2012. Be sure to get your submissions in before the closing date! Judging will commence soon after
with winners announced on 1st of December with the next new challenge! We're tightening up on submissions now and your work will be declined if it doesn't follow our submissions rules!
The Submission folder can be found right Here!
Entries can be old or new
The majority of the deviation must be Silver
It must fit the rules of Still Life Photography (If in doubt, ask us!) and must be categorised in still life.
You can only enter ONE piece of work!
You need to be a member of the group!
1 x 3 month subscription
November Contest: Monochrome Surrealism + Results!This month we're launching a contest once again for Photographers - amateur or not - and we're encouraging you to capture Monochrome surrealism. So we want your surreal shots in black and white!November Contest: Monochrome Surrealism + Results! by Kaz-D
Entries must be NEW i.e created on or after 1st November 2012
Entries must be Surreal Photography - minimal manipulation - black and white compulsory.
You do need to be a group member to participate!
Promotion of our contest is much appreciated - but not a necessity!
1st Place: 6 month subscription and 200 Points
2nd Place: 3 month subscription and 100 Points
Start: 1st November2012
End: 29th November 2012
How to Enter?
Just pop along and submit your work to our group gallery found at here!
B.A. in Fine Arts (Australia) Major: Painting, Drawing & Photography. Held solo exhibitions as well as exhibiting in several Group Exhibitions in major Australian galleries. |
I am endeavouring to learn digital art from tutorials and find much inspiration from other Deviants whom I admire.
I currently use Paint Shop Pro 8, Photoshop, and Intuos 4 Tablet
Current Residence: Australia
Favourite style of art: Painting, Drawing, Photography and photo-manipulation
Personal Quote: Willing to learn