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Within the Lens: With rise of social media platforms, CHS students explore different modes of artistry

Within the Lens: With rise of social media platforms, CHS students explore different modes of artistry

Hannah Gretz, Kassandra Darnell, and Marissa Ryan

April 20, 2018

It didn’t take long for sophomore Ayman Bolad to become interested in photography. “A friend of mine was working on something with photography and I thought it was so cool; I wanted to do that. That is when I became interested in photography,” Bolad said. “I take pictures to simply take pictures....

Through the Lens: With photos becoming progressively more prevalent in everyday life, CHS students and staff reflect on their purpose

Through the Lens: With photos becoming progressively more prevalent in  everyday life, CHS students and staff reflect on their purpose

Raphael Li, Feature Reporter

September 21, 2017

For sophomore Reagan Smiley, she said she has been in love with photography for her whole life. “I’ve been doing a photography for a pretty long time. I think I had my first camera when I was eight,” she said. If anything, Smiley’s passion is indicative of a greater worldwide trend. According ...

Photographer Kyle Crawford looks at pros and cons of new iPhone SE

Photographer Kyle Crawford looks  at pros and cons of new iPhone SE

entertainment

May 19, 2016

I would say i’m a fan of Apple products, though for the past four years I was holding back on each of the new Apple iPhones. While I was enjoying Apple’s other products such as the Macbook Pro, AppleTV and the iPad, for some reason, I stayed faithful to my iPhone 4s. As the years went by, my iPhone...

Students use social media, websites to facilitate marketing, self-branding

Students use social media, websites to facilitate marketing, self-branding

feature

March 18, 2016

Senior Lauren Colbert said she has always been hypnotized by the camera lens. She ran around family reunions with a camera, took it with her on playdates and dreamed of becoming the photographer at her beloved summer camp, Camp Tecumseh. Little did she know that one day, after building a portfolio and ...

Photo Club to meet, critique photos

Beats

October 29, 2015

Photo Club will meet after school in C147 on Nov. 11. The club has chosen the two themes of creative angles and close-ups for the pictures. Club members' photos will also be critiqued at the meeting. Gabriella Brannock, Photo Club co-president and senior, says that the critiquing of the photos wil...

Aperture Club to have next meeting April 16

Beats

April 11, 2013

Aperture Club is scheduled to have its next meeting April 16. According to president and senior Sam Patterson, the topics that will be discussed include spring break, the club’s future and photo contest entries. The open-ended spring break contest, “My Vacation,” as well as the “Four Shots”...

Aperture Club’s next meeting to be determined by email response

Beats

March 22, 2013

According to Sam Patterson,Aperture Club president and senior, the club's next meeting will be determined by an email response of whether members want to meet before or after spring break. When determined, the meeting will be held in room C147. Patterson said via email the topic of discussion for the...

Aperture Club to have next meeting Feb. 27

Beats

February 9, 2013

Aperture Club is scheduled to have its second meeting of the semester on Feb. 27 in room C147. According to president and senior Sam Patterson, submissions for the “People In Action” contest are due the day of the meeting. Patterson said there will also be a short lesson during the meeting, however,...

Aperture Club to have next meeting Jan. 17

Beats

January 11, 2013

Aperture Club is scheduled to have its first meeting of second semester on Jan. 17. The meeting will be held in room C147. President and senior Sam Patterson said via email, members should be reminded that the IMA My Snapshot Contest is now closed and the World Press Photo Contest closes on the day of...

Aperture Club to have next meeting Oct. 23

Beats

October 15, 2012

Aperture Club is scheduled to have its second meeting of the year on Oct. 23.  At the meeting Sam Patterson, club president and senior, will conduct a photo lesson on how to shoot a photograph in manual mode. Patterson said that learning how to shoot in manual mode will be applicable to all the things...