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ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Smooth Pearl | Hallmark’s Choice for Portfolio Review

Hallmark Institute of Photography ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Smooth PearlHallmark Institute of Photography is a unique educational institution. It offers a one of a kind 10-month intensive photo program that includes commercial, portrait, and wedding photography alongside multimedia and video training, business education and more. The days and weeks are long and the assignments challenging.  And in the end students submit a collection of images for their final portfolio review.  This is where the rubber meets the road. The student’s body of work is judged in both digital and digital print formats.

Each student is required not only to create, photograph, and process the image files. They are also required to make prints of each of the images, prints good enough to stand (more…)

Educator Chris Orwig on the Value of Photo Education and the Importance of the Print

Chris Orwig is a photographer with the heart of an educator.  His favorite thing is being able to teach and learn from his students at Brooks Institute.  “I will always be a student,” Chris says.  He values his students who push him in his own Chris Orwig, Brooks Institute, X-Rite, ILFORDphotography.  He’s always learning and growing and pushing his students to do do the same. He loves talking about Brooks and talking about his students.  Chris says that photo school gives photographers “a space to make a mistake without losing your job… You can take risks but if you take these risks  with a commercial client you’re not getting another [chance]. Everyone knows that the photo community is pretty small.” Chris took time out to talk with us recently.  Take a listen to the short audio clip (more…)

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