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"Documentary Photography - Preserving the Real Story" with Stephanie Calabrese

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Join us on July 7th as Stephanie Calabrese (http://www.stephaniecalabrese.com/), a documentary artist, shares how she creates human stories and revealing moments at the intersection of photography, video, writing and technology.

She is the author of the best-selling The Art of iPhoneography: A Guide to Mobile Creativity (http://amzn.to/2mQg8If) and Lens on Life: Documenting Your World Through Photography (http://amzn.to/2mdpOJC), and a co-author of Expressive Photography: The Shutter Sisters Guide to Shooting from the Heart (http://amzn.to/2mZRLVw).

She's a past TEDx Talk (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13o8LpYyyOQ) speaker, and has created documentary work for CARE International, UPS, and The Coca-Cola Company. Her photographs have been published in Time Lightbox (http://time.com/4364316/how-5-photographers-are-monetizing-their-instagram-followings/), Forbes.com (http://forbes.com/), LIFE.com (http://www.artofiphoneography.com/the-art-of-iphoneography-featu/), Digital Photo, Photo.net (http://photo.net/), Professional Photographer, and The Bitter Southerner (http://bittersoutherner.com/from-the-front-porches-of-the-fifth-district-atlanta). She'll share with us her ongoing project, "Hometown: A Documentary of Monroe, Georgia" (http://www.thisismonroegeorgia.com/) – featured on The New York Times LENS site (https://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2017/03/09/common-ground-southern-small-town-monroe-calabrese/?_r=0), and most recently on Atlanta CBS46.

You can view her work at http://www.stephaniecalabrese.com (http://www.stephaniecalabrese.com/)

July Member Competition

Our July theme is "Architecture" - Architecture Photography is photography of buildings and similar man-made structures that are both aesthetically pleasing and accurate representations of their subjects.

Please note that you must be a paid member of SPS in order to participate in the monthly review/critique. Membership dues are $30 individual/$40 family and are payable at the meeting. If you have any questions, send our SPS Membership chairperson, Laura Kresmin, a message.

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SPS Monthly Meetings (first Friday of each month) are for its members and guests. While competition entries at these monthly meetings are restricted to currently paid-up members, we ALWAYS welcome visitors interested in photography to attend. The Learnshops (fourth Tuesday of each month) are intended for members, but again, we welcome visitors. If you attend regularly, we ask that you help support the club (which pays for the rental of the facilities, supplies, and equipment) by becoming a member! !

Click here to read about SPS membership. Click here for the online membership registration form.

Click here to see our monthly themes for 2017.

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