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Expressive Photography with Alan Ross

International Photography Hall of Fame 3415 Olive St, St. Louis

September 7-9, 2018 with Alan Ross An expressive photograph is the ultimate blend of vision, passion and craft. The secret to creating one is not in the tools or technology you use, but in knowing how to see, interpret and express. In this hands-on inspiring workshop—open to photographers at all levels—the emphasis will be on […]

$750

Sports Photography & the Gear We Use with Scott Rovak

International Photography Hall of Fame 3415 Olive St, St. Louis

Saturday, September 1st, 2018, 1:30pm As sports photographers, we use a variety of cameras and lenses to photograph defining moments in sport. In this lecture Scott Rovak will show images from his past 34 years as a sports photographer. With a wide range of images, he will share how to capture these moments of dejection […]

$5

“Field of Dreams”

International Photography Hall of Fame 3415 Olive St, St. Louis

Released: 1989 Runtime: 107 min Rated: PG Iowa farmer Ray Kinsella hears a voice in his corn field tell him, “If you build it, he will come.” He interprets this message as an instruction to build a baseball field on his farm, upon which appear the ghosts of Shoeless Joe Jackson and the other seven […]

$3

Baseball in St. Lou: From Brownie Bits to Incredible Cardinals with Ed Wheatley

International Photography Hall of Fame 3415 Olive St, St. Louis

Thursday, August 23rd 11:30am Arrival/Book Signing 12 Noon Lunch 12:15pm Lecture 12:45pm Q and A 1pm Book Signing Lunch and Lecture with Ed Wheatley, author of “The Browns” and his newest book “Incredible Cardinals” Wheatley will be joined Ed Mickelson, who played for the St. Louis Browns and Cardinals. If Ed Wheatley has anything to […]

$25

“Baseball: A Film by Ken Burns”

International Photography Hall of Fame 3415 Olive St, St. Louis

Released: 1994 Runtime: 120 min Inning Six, The National Pastime, covers the 1940s and includes Joe DiMaggio’s celebrated hitting streak, the awe-inspiring performance of Ted Williams and what Burns calls “baseball’s finest moment” — the debut of Jackie Robinson, who broke the color barrier as a member of the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947. About the […]

$3

“Copyright and Photography – What You Should Know” with Mark Sableman

International Photography Hall of Fame 3415 Olive St, St. Louis

This presentation will describe recent trends in photography copyright law, including the effects of widespread use and copying of photographs on the Internet. It will include illustrations from recent art and photography copyright lawsuits. Mark Sableman is a partner with Thompson Coburn LLP in St. Louis. His litigation practice focuses on media, Internet, technology and […]

$5

“The Art of St. Louis Cardinals Photography” with Dan Donovan

International Photography Hall of Fame 3415 Olive St, St. Louis

Dan Donovan will show and discuss many of his iconic baseball photos from over 30 years of shooting for the St. Louis Cardinals. Besides capturing peak moments, Dan is well-known for his artistic approach to documenting team history. Learn how Dan shoots baseball for the team, from both technical and artistic perspectives. As a freshman […]

$5

“Visualizing the Grand Old Game: The Development of Illustrated Baseball Journalism” with Scott Peterson

International Photography Hall of Fame 3415 Olive St, St. Louis

6:30pm Reception 7:00pm Lecture Despite calls as early as the 1850s for baseball to become America’s national pastime, coverage of the game developed slowly. The lecture will examine the growth of visual baseball journalism in Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper and other weeklies–including St. Louis’ own Sporting News–from the middle of the 19th century to the […]

$5

“A League of Their Own”

International Photography Hall of Fame 3415 Olive St, St. Louis

Released: 1992 Runtime: 128 min Rated: PG As America’s stock of athletic young men is depleted during World War II, a professional all-female baseball league springs up in the Midwest, funded by publicity-hungry candy maker Walter Harvey (Garry Marshall). Competitive sisters Dottie Hinson (Geena Davis) and Kit Keller (Lori Petty) spar with each other, scout […]

$3

“Baseball – St. Louis’ Red-Stitched Heirloom with Benjamin Hochman

International Photography Hall of Fame 3415 Olive St, St. Louis

6:30pm Reception 7:00pm Lecture Journalist Benjamin Hochman has lived all over the country – and he explains how baseball in St. Louis is just different than any sport in any other city. With stories from his own childhood, tales from interviews with Cardinals players and interactions with famous St. Louis natives, Benjamin weaves a tale […]

$5

“The Natural”

International Photography Hall of Fame 3415 Olive St, St. Louis

Released: 1984 Runtime: 138 min Rated: PG On the way to a tryout with the Chicago Cubs, young baseball phenom Roy Hobbs (Robert Redford) is shot by the unstable Harriet Bird (Barbara Hershey). After 16 years, Hobbs returns to pro baseball as a rookie for the last-place New York Knights. Despite early arguments with his […]

$3
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