Competition Night 2021-04-22: Theme – Night Photography/Astro/Light Painting; Judge – Ross Stansfield

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 7 PM – 9 PM
Zoom meeting
Submission details shown below.

Theme: Night Photography/Astro/Light Painting
Theme Description: Outdoor images captured at night. Typically, but not necessarily, long exposure. May include images of astronomical objects and large areas of the night sky (astrophotography). May include images where the artist uses hand held light sources to selectively illuminate parts of a scene during a photographic exposure (light painting).

Judge: Ross Stansfield

Ross Stansfield, has in his 35 year career, been a studio stills photographer shooting for clients such as Coca Cola, Marriott, SAIC, American Woodmark, The VA, Regency Furniture, Ted Britt Ford, Vie De France, Odin Technologies, and many others. The coffee table book ” Alexandria a Pictorial History” was written by Karen Harvey and Ross supervised the acquisition of archival shots and shot the majority of new photos.

Ross has also been involved in motion picture production since 1990, as a Director, Producer, DP, and Editor creating TV spots, commercial films , short films, music videos, and a documentary on Raymond Loewy currently showing at the O. Winston Link Museum in Roanoke, Va. In 2009, he was the producer for Allied Media working on TV, stills, and radio spot for the 2010 Census.

Ross was co-producer and cinematographer for two films for the 2013 George Mason Idea series shown at the Patriot Center as part of the inauguration of GMU President Angel Cabrera.

Submission details:
Due 11:59 PM, Monday, April 19
Upload via Google Drive
Note: Filename format is “Category_Title of the image_YourName”
(Example: NoviceMono_TheBlackandWhiteBall_SamanthaMarshall)

Remember: There is now an “Intermediate” category. Details in the updated rules.