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Simply Gorgeous – More Than Just Eye Candy, Paris Photo 2013


Sumptuous Fair Looking back at the inventory of art exhibitions, photo expos and openings offered in 2013 and evaluating what was the most impressive, I say, hands down, it was the French capital’s Paris Photo – a 4-day annual fete of tantalizing imagery. The 17th edition of the fair revealed the most delicious assortment of…

The Salon Photo Prize at Matt Roberts Project Space, Vyner Street, East London. Image © Georgina McNamara www.georginamcnamara.com.

Exhibiting Your Photography: Possible Pitfalls and Way to Avoid Them


Possible Pitfalls of Exhibiting: Professional: 1. Exhibiting can be a huge financial drain and the cost disproportionate to the reward. 2. Unexpected essential costs can arise late in the process when there is no choice but to go over budget. 3. Galleries sometimes push for high-end presentation, which may be beyond your means. 4. The…


Focal Press @ PhotoPlus 2013


We are just days away from one of the biggest photography events in the United States – PhotoPlus!  The photography team here at Focal Press is hard at work on last minute preparations.  It is our favorite time of year!  We are excited to meet and spend time with Focal fans old and new.  Come…

Paris Photo Los Angeles, courtesy Paramount Pictures Studios

Paris Photo 2013: American Edition – Paris Photo Los Angeles


FRIDAY APRIL 26 SATURDAY APRIL 27 SUNDAY APRIL 28 On the heels of the very successful French Edition presented in November of 2012, PARIS PHOTO Director Julien Frydman and his team are thrilled to bring their latest venture, PARIS PHOTO LOS ANGELES to our shores. This American Edition will premiere at Hollywood’s Paramount Pictures Studios…


The New York Times Travel Show 2013: Photo Like A Pro


As the sun creeps over Sedona mountaintops and welcomes the day, Craig Stuart packs his jeep with travel necessities and sexy photo stuff. With a final look at the checklist, he’s off. He has, what I determined to be, “Destination Fever”. Stuart describes his work as heaven on earth and he makes a living at…

Paris photo Edition



Under looming greys, Paris, the city of lights, flickered even brighter with a spotlight on its annual fete–The Month of Photography. From the 15-18 of November, the landscape was transformed. This remarkable tourist venue became a destination designed “en exclusivité” for photographers, where the amateur as well as the pro, gallerists, curators, collectors and whole…

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