APA | SD and Panasonic present: An Evening with Michael Grecco | Thursday, February 26th, 2015

© Michael Grecco

An Evening with Michael Grecco

Every age celebrates the photographers that captures the spirit of that time. These creative, successful people could photograph the greats – the artists, writers and celebrities of the day – so well because they were celebrities in their own right.

In the second half of the 19th Century it was Nadar. In the 1920s and 1930s it was Steichen and Snowden followed by David Bailey in the 1960s and Richard Avedon in the 70s and 80s.

Michael Grecco belongs in the pantheon of these greats – he’s one of the most respected and sought-after visual story tellers of our time. His conceptual vision and dramatic use of light have created some of the most distinctive images ever made.

It is with great pleasure that the San Diego chapter of American Photographic Artists welcomes Michael Grecco for a revealing presentation of his work, inspiration and Grecco’s unique take on the future of image making.

Thursday, February 26th, 2015  |  7:00 pm – 8:30 pm,  Doors open at 6:30 pm

Riverdale Studios | 6314 Riverdale Street | San Diego, CA 92120 | riverdale-studios.com

$10 APA member   |   $15 ASMP, 3rd Space, MOPA and Student   |   $20 Non-member

RSVP or Questions:
Purchase tickets HERE  or email: director@apasd.org
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SAVE THE DATE! APA | SD presents: 12th Annual Holiday Print Exchange | December 12th, 2014

Photo courtesy of David Harrison


APA | SD’s 12th Annual Holiday Party & Print Exchange
is Friday, December 12th, 2014.

Yes, the holiday season is upon us again. The days are shorter, summer is nothing but memory and it’s time for the annual APA | San Diego Holiday Party and Print Exchange.

This is where you drink some better than average booze and walk away with a print created by one of California’s best photographers. Think about it: the price for a unique work of art is simply one of your prints.

Join us and a benevolent jury of your peers at what is now a venerable tradition. Arrive at the Harrison Photographic Studio with a loose print and depart in the wee hours filled with winter cheer, your heart full of holiday spirit, and your hands clutching a wonderful new photograph.

Like Christmas itself: it’s an age-old practice, a custom, and one of the wonderful things American Photographic Artists does for the San Diego creative community.

WHEN: Friday, December 12th, 6:30 PM

WHERE: Harrison Photographic Studios
930 West Ivy Street | Little Italy | San Diego 92101

COST: Free to all

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APA | SD presents: Architectural Roundtable | November 5th, 2014

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You get a call from a real-estate developer. They’re asking for a set of interiors – and boom: you’re an architectural photographer.

Or are you?

Join APA San Diego for the run-down on business practices and photographic techniques when the craft architectural photography comes calling.  You’ll spend an evening with photographers that get those assignments all the time.  Learn about perspective correction, cost sharing, rights and usage. And be prepared for that telephone call. It’s coming.

WHEN: Wednesday, November 5th, 2014
Doors open at 6:30 PM, Event starts at 7 PM

WHERE: Photo District
11717 Sorrento Valley Road, San Diego, CA 92121

COST: APA | SD Members: Free
ASMP/Students: $10.00
Non-members: $20.00

RSVP: Purchase Tickets Online Here or email director@apasd.org