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News & Updates

Photo Exhibition Opens with Great Success

Family, friends and dozens of photography students took advantage of the unusually warm December 3rd  weather to visit the Trailside Museum for the opening reception of Natural Beauty at Home and Beyond, an exhibition of 21 images I’ve captured. Everyone was in great spirits, and I was overwhelmed by the turnout. Wonderful to see so […]

Save-the-Date Class Listings

   HI Everyone, We’ve scheduled classes that are certain to expand your photographic skills while providing at least a bit of a challenge. Think of this list as a “SAVE THE DATE” card since these classes aren’t yet open for registration. FAQ’s about Classes Q: Why are there no classes listed for November, 2017? A: […]

CBG Cemeteries Class visits Ft. Sheridan

In the first of two cemetery visits, all 12 students made it to the Fort Sheridan Military Post Cemetery. Since most of the headstones are of the same type and design, the student goal was to concentrate on lines and patterns. Students were encouraged to emphasize the lines by shooting in black and white. The […]

Jack’s Photo Exhibition opens December 3 at Trailside Nature Center

Exciting News! I’m having my first-ever photo exhibition at the Trailside Nature Center in River Forest. The exhibit opens on Sunday, December 3rd with a reception from 1 – 3 pm. The collection will include many images from my personal library that have never been on display.  We’re expecting many area photographers and students from […]

Eclipse Photo Photo Warning

NO FILTER, NO PHOTO Don’t photograph the eclipse without using a special filter that’s designed just for this. Using live-view won’t help, and direct, intense sunlight can destroy the interior of your camera. This warning applies to all makes and models of cameras and is not, in any way, brand specific.