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The Stand Community Newspaper Hosts Photo Walk on July 18
The Stand’s annual Photo Walk will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 18, at the South Side Innovation Center, 2610 S. Salina St. (across from Dunk & Bright furniture). The event will open with a photo lesson taught by professional photographer Marilu Lopez Fretts (www.mlfphotography.com/).
Following the lesson, participants can take their time on the walk or stay with the group but should return to the center by 2 p.m. to upload photos.
Following the walk, photographers will share photos, and the best shots will be published in the September print issue of The Stand.
The event is open to photographers of all ages at any level. Interested participants must R.S.V.P. or request to borrow a camera by contacting Ashley Kang at email@example.com by July 10. A limited number of cameras are available for loan. Free and open to all. Water provided; lunch on your own. For more information, visit www.mysouthsidestand.com
Last year’s event was featured in the nationally syndicated show Artifex. You can view it at:
The Stand is a community newspaper project covering Syracuse’s South Side neighborhood. It is written and produced by students at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and residents of the South Side.