3rd Thursdays Poster Design Contest

Are you interested in designing next months 3rd Thursdays ARtWalk Poster? Or do you know someone who is? Now is your chance to shine and give back to the community. We want to highlight your design abilities. The process is simple, join as a guest, (free) design a...
Painting With Light

Painting With Light

Some creative uses of motion include painting with Light. If you’re interested in exploring the notion of perceived movement in a still image, you might want to give this a shot: Wait until dark Grab your favorite flash light Set your camera to a long shutter...
Practicing Your Art Form

Practicing Your Art Form

Like any art form, the art of photography requires discipline and practice. Take the sport of cycling for example, at the competitive level, (racing against some of the top-level professionals in the US) this discipline demands vast amounts of time. Training time is...

Photography Workflow and Backup Strategy

As technology improves so do my working methods for capturing, collecting, and saving my photographs. My Current Work Flow I shoot a lot of images. There was a time when many of these images where captured, uploaded and subsequently stored on my hard drive never to be...

Call for Works of Art in Any Medium

Call for Works of Art in any medium. MerchantArts.com is seeking submissions for our October event held in Downtown Pleasanton, California, an affluent setting with thousands of potential collectors visiting the monthly 3rd Thursdays Art Walk. All submissions receive...