Student begins independent pet-sitting business

Alex Trybus, owner of Auntie Alex’s Pet Sitting, takes Lincoln, a beagle mix, out for a walk in Mount Lebanon on Oct. 25. November 7, 2017 Pets have always been an essential part of Alex Trybus’ life. Growing up with Australian cattle dogs – Nicki and Jolene – helped her develop a desire to not…

Pioneer Records, CAB presents Super American

October 31, 2017 Pioneer Records and the Campus Activities Board (CAB) invite music fans to the Pittsburgh Playhouse this Wednesday for national pop-punk touring band, Super American. Young Lungs, a Pittsburgh based hip-hop artist, and Point Park’s own Chase and the Barons will be opening the show. This is Pioneer Records’ and CAB’s first collaboration….

Abstract

For these images, I tried to focus on things I see regularly through an extraordinary lens.  The black and white color scheme really allows these images to stand out. Shower Wall F-Stop – f/5.6, Exposure – 1/6, ISO – 400 Air Vent F-Stop – f/5.6, Exposure – 2, ISO – 400 Leaf Veins F-Stop –…

Portraits

I’ve been working on articles throughout the semester about people making a difference in their communities.  Here are a few citizens that I’ve taken portraits of to accompany their story. Alex Trybus – Owns / operates Auntie Alex’s Petsitting F-Stop – f/6.3, Exposure – 1/1600, ISO – 200 Anita Prizio – Won District 3 County…

Manufactured Landscapes Reflection

Jennifer Baichwal’s depiction of Edward Burtynsky – a photographer who shows us the path industry weaves through humanity – is a compelling and thought-provoking documentary.  Burtynsky’s images can seem as if they are from another world, but he doesn’t fail in capturing the humans that live their lives entwined with the manufacturing phenomenon of the…

Light

For these images, I was able to use the natural light of different times of the day to create a unique feel in my photos.  Afternoon F-Stop – f/5.6, Exposure – 1/50, ISO – 200 Sunset F-Stop – f/5.6, Exposure – 1/200, ISO – 200 Dusk F-Stop – f/5.6, Exposure – 1/5, ISO – 200

Color

Color plays a major part in photographs. In these images, I focused on contrast to make my images pop. Groovy Structure F-Stop – f/4.5, Exposure – 1/500, ISO – 100 Empty F-Stop – f/5, Exposure – 1/20, ISO – 100 The Future in a Building Mural F-Stop – f/5, Exposure – 1/125, ISO – 100…

Critique Images

These are a few of the photos I chose to feature for my photography class midterm.