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Spotted: InMenlo crew at Pier 24 Photography

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Some of the InMenlo crew, including photographer and co-founder Scott Loftesness, contributing photographer Irene Searles and moi, took a field trip yesterday to San Francisco. First stop was Pier 24, which now houses photographic exhibits in a beautiful space. The works of British photographer Paul Graham were on display; read the Chronicle review here. Photo by Steve […]

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Photographer John Todd is comfortable on the sports field – and the outdoors

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John Todd (pictured, right) is a photographer who refuses to get pigeon- holed, being passionate about both landscape and sports photography. An exhibit of his work, currently on view at Freewheel Brewing Company in Marsh Manor, is testament to that fact. All available for purchase, they are, says John, “some of my favorite images from over the years. […]

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Photographer Mark Tuschman appears at Kepler’s with Angie Coiro on Sept. 16

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Menlo Park-based photographer Mark Tuschman will be interviewed live by Angie Coiro for her In Deep Radio program at Kepler’s on Wednesday, Sept. 16 at noon. The event is free but registration is required. Mark is the author of Faces of Courage: Intimate Portraits of Women on the Edge. For the past decade, he has journeyed across much […]

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Ugly sweaters and fine photography – all on display at HOME

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Friday night brought a mix of the ridiculous and sublime to the HOME store owned by Blair Morgan (back center, Santa hat) in downtown Menlo Park. Many attendees wore ugly Christmas sweaters at what was also a reception for photographer Neal Menschel (next to Blair in grey sweatshirt), whose winter and fall landscapes are on […]

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Phillip Nicholas brings his landscape fine art photography skills to Menlo Park

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Photographer. Guide. Teacher. Ask Phillip Nicholas, who moved to Menlo Park from El Portal just outside Yosemite a few months ago, which hat he most enjoys and he can’t quite narrow it down. “My passion is teaching,” he says. “But that said, I love to go outside for the photography and then come in and […]

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Exhibit of photographer Neal Menschel’s work is on display at Freewheel Brewing Company

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For as long as he can remember, photographer Neal Menschel has had an enduring and keen interest in telling the stories of others and giving a voice to those in the world who have no way of being heard. His exhibit at the Freewheel Brewing Company is an example of that philosophy. The Chords of Labor project began […]

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Celebration of InMenlo photographers at Scott Kline’s photo exhibit at Café Zoë

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It was “all hands on deck” as InMenlo’s very talented photographers gathered at Café Zoë in Menlo Park this evening to salute photographer Scott Kline, whose photographs are on exhibit  through the end of May. In addition to solo portraits, Scott did a collage (of sorts) of the hundred or so photos he’s taken for InMenlo […]

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Joel Simon combines passion for photography and the sea

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In Joel Simon’s opinion, photography is “a benign and intriguing tool for people to explore their interests and passions.” That’s certainly been true in his life. The Menlo Park resident, who’s been a free lance photographer for four decades and who’s taught photography classes for the last five years as part of Stanford’s continuing education […]

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Mark Tuschman uses photography to communicate in a socially-conscious way

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In Menlo Park-based photographer Mark Tuschman’s view “being female is dangerous to your health,” at least in developing countries. Over the course of his career, he’s photographed women, often with their children, and this year he’s working on publishing a book of his work — Women on the Edge: Intimate Portraits of Courage and Dignity, a project […]

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Trip to Cuba fuels graphic artist Ann Eddington’s interest in photography

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For years, Ann Eddington has been a graphic artist, doing mainly print projects for corporate clients (the last three years out of a studio in her Menlo Park home). She also makes fused glass jewelry in her garage. So, it’s clear that Ann has the creativity gene. But, it was an online software class that […]

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Cesar Chavez Academy students discover photography with support of HP and Citizen School

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Thirteen middle school students from Cesar Chavez Academy in East Palo Alto spent 10 weeks this fall working with volunteers from Hewlett Packard and staff from Citizen Schools to discover photography. For most students this was their first experience holding a camera, conducting photo shoots and working with professional photographers. The resulting photographs were displayed […]

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