If you would like to pursue a possible career in the fields of arts or communications, then we have a couple of great opportunities for you. Perhaps you have a creative flair or have design visions that you would like to explore. These programs are for young men and women ages 14-20, and participants work alongside design professionals and receive an insight on what it takes to make it in these industries. You will be able to explore some of the following areas:
- Fashion Design and Marketing
- Photo Journalism
- Creative Production and much more
If you are interested in Art or Communications, you can receive more information regarding the programs listed below, by contacting:
Post Biography Profiles:
Hallmark Photography Explorer Post 2918, Sponsored by Hallmark Cards Inc. career emphasis is in photography. We go on amazing field trip to take all different types of pictures every month. We then discuss good points and improvement points of everyone’s (including the adult advisors) photos.
We bring in guest speakers that are active professionals in photography. We emphasize fun and photography of all kinds, if nothing else, you will take better pictures then you did before joining us. If your plans include continuing your education with photography, we can help you develop your portfolio to pursue scholarships opportunities. The regularly scheduled meetings are the first Wednesday evening and the third Saturday morning of each month from September through May. Our meetings are held at Hallmark’s Union Hill Studio, which is located at 2820 Warwick Trafficway near Crown Center.
The Hallmark Photography Post was started in 1974 with the idea of giving young people the opportunity to discover what a career in photography would be like. We have changed with the times. We started by shooting slide film and now use digital. We keep the explorers informed about the latest techniques (including stop motion photography, HDR, green screen, video and software like Photoshop). And we have guests, including former explorers, now working in photography as speakers. It’s a great way to discover your passion for photography in the Hallmark Photography Explorer Post
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