Architecture

Architectural Photography Workshop at the Chicago Architecture Foundation

We’re teaming up with the Chicago Architecture Foundation for a mobile photography workshop this Saturday, October 1. Most of the architecture images you make can be made with a smart phone, the right apps, and the know-how to use them together. If you’re a “real” photographer and you want to create amazing images when you’re …

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An abstract preparation for iconic New York architecture

The Out of New York Conference is nearly here and I couldn’t be more excited! Despite visiting NYC a number of times I have yet to really photograph this iconic city and its awe-inspiring architecture. With three days of little else planned, I’m sure everyone attending the conference will come away with quite a few …

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Abstract architecture and cityscapes with Angie McMonigal and Michael Muraz: OOC Podcast Episode 46

In this episode, Michael Novo sits down with Chicago’s Angie McMonigal and Toronto’s Michael Muraz during the Out of Chicago Conference. Despite both being architectural photographers, Angie and Michael focus on vastly different subjects. Angie focuses on the fine, abstract details on both the exteriors and interiors of buildings. Michael, on the other hand, focuses on cityscapes as …

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Chicago Water Taxi architecture tour with Angie and Chris

Join Angie McMonigal and me for a fun-filled day of architecture photography in downtown Chicago! Last time we explored the city from the ‘L’, this time we’re taking to the water. We’ll board the Chicago Water Taxi at the Ogilvie/Union Station stop and cruise the river for a unique perspective on Chicago’s world-class architecture. Some …

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Creating the fine art architectural photograph

I love architectural photography. More specifically, I love fine art architectural photography. This begs a couple of questions. What is the definition of “fine art?” How do you make a fine art architectural photograph? The first question has been the subject of debate for centuries but for the purposes of this article I’m going to …

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Fine art photography with Jim Welninski: OOC Podcast Episode 39

This week on the Out of Chicago Podcast, Chris joins Jim Welninski to discuss Jim’s upcoming involvement with Out of Chicago. In addition to teaching at the Summer and New York Conferences, Jim will be co-leading a four-session fine art architectural workshop with Chris beginning tonight. You can learn more about that event and sign …

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Diving into the craft of creating fine art architectural photographs

Join multiple international award-winning photographer Jim Welninski and Out of Chicago founder, Chris Smith, for some intensive study in the art and craft of creating fine art architectural photographs. This type of photography is about more than what you see in front of you. It’s about the experience of your encounter with the structure you …

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Bridging the gap between Chicago and travel photography

[fusion_text]Most photographers love to travel; given our curious nature we jump at the chance to explore other cultures and environments. There are a few things to keep in mind to ensure your photographic travel experience is fulfilling and you come home with images that capture the mood and feeling of that destination while also staying …

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