Hi family, friends, and readers! My name is Sydney and I will be writing the blog post for today! Firstly, today was a stressful, yet simple day. To start, all of the students arrived at open lab at 10:00 a.m. We all worked very hard to finish our “Establishing your view of New York City” […]Read more "Critique and Working Hard"
Hi everyone! I’m Rachel Leiner, a Tischtography student for the summer. A little bit about me- I am from Long Island, New York and a rising junior. I love fashion, photography, and singing! Today we spent about 9 hours in the darkroom preparing for our second assignment, “Establishing Your View of NYC.” This project allows […]Read more "Hard At Work"
Over the course of this summer program I feel I am growing exponentially as a photographer. However, I felt like this past week in particular was the height of my technical development (literally). I am no virgin to shooting with my Minolta 7000 film camera, but with that being said I have never had the […]Read more "Developing My Developing Skills"
After today’s lesson on developing and printing 35 mm film, we had the opportunity to relax and enjoy a fun field trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art located in Upper Manhattan. At the museum, we had the opportunity to view the new Civil War photography exhibit, featuring portraits, war action photography, and various other […]Read more "MET Field Trip"
As the 2012 summer Olympics kick off in London, UK today athletes around the would come together to push themselves to the limit. At the same time, we are pushing ourselves to the limit in creating our own personal vision. In the next 7 days we will be finishing our Personal Vision Project, creating our […]Read more "The Final Stretch"
Today all fifteen of my new best friends and I traveled through Harlem to a museum who primarily focuses on showcasing artists with African descent. We met a group of students much like us, they vary in age from 15-18 years old. They too have been working hard this summer to showcase their images. After […]Read more "Studio Museum Harlem"
The first and foremost experience everyone has at the Tisch Summer HS Photography and Imaging Program is meeting your Photo Family. This year we are group of sixteen people that all share each other’s interests. Not only do we travel everywhere together, we all room at Weinstein on the same floor. Together we […]Read more "Tisch Summer HS Family"