Category Archives: Photography

Advancing The Fashion Industry By Helping Designers Of Tomorrow

For 80 years the Fashion Scholarship Fund, based in New York City, has been helping designers in the fashion industry get ahead. FSF’s mission is to encourage gifted and enterprising young people to pursue careers in design, merchandising, retailing, and business. Executive Director, Doug Evans and his board is working with 61 colleges and universities Read more…

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From Italy To The North End

  Oh the stories that Anthony Ricco of New Haven, Connecticut can tell about Italian Americans. He has just released his latest book on immigrant life in America capturing the past which is so important for the future and who we are as people. The book is entitled “From Italy To The North End.” Anthony Ricco Read more…

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Documentary Filmmaker, Elena Rossini

Elena Rossini traveled from Paris, France to talk about an issue about which she is so passionate….body image and how marketing shows perfection when that is impossible to obtain. Rossini, a documentary filmmaker, spent about 7 years traveling the world to produce “The Illusionists.” The film is about the marketing of unattainable beauty ideas from around the Read more…

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The Empty Spaces Project In Putnam, Connecticut Brings Art To Life

Paul Toussaint had an idea…fill an empty space on Main Street in Putnam, Connecticut, with art and people will come see it and that will create vibrancy. Toussaint, who grew up in Danielson, calls his idea The Empty Spaces Project and it is a non-profit. His place is in an area known as the “quiet Read more…

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“Pizza, A Love Story”

To say that Gorman Bechard of Hamden, Connecticut is prolific is an understatement. This guy is a filmmaker, a novelist, screenwriter, director and on and on. His latest documentary film is called “Pizza, A Love Story.” If you know anything about New Haven, it’s all about pizza. It is a story about how the big three Read more…

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A Holiday Market At New Haven’s Train Station

A holiday show at New Haven’s Union Station from December 9th thru the 18th at 50 Union Avenue. It will be a delightful range of gift-giving opportunities spanning apparel, accessories, bath and skin care products, home decor, art prints and more. Browse, shop and talk to creative entrepreneurs from New Haven and elsewhere in Connecticut. Read more…

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Aim And Shoot With The Northrups

In this day and age, we’re all taking photos of everything because our smart phone is always at the ready. If you’d like to get better at taking those shots or want to upgrade to a better camera, look no further then Chelsea and Tony Northrup …a married couple from Waterford. They’re professional photographers and have Read more…

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Waterbury Holiday Artisans Market

The 3rd Annual Waterbury Holiday Artisans Market at the historic City Hall is a premier venue for the showcasing and sale of fine handcrafted artistic gifts. Located in this festive, elegant setting, the market is a wonderful place to shop for all of your holiday needs, including jewelry; photography; fiber arts; soaps and skincare products; Read more…

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Schedule A Special Trip To Italy With Connecticut’s Ashley

Way to turn your passion into your livelihood! That’s what Ashley Turney of the Oakville section of Montville, Connecticut has done. Turney has been in the travel business specializing in Italy for over 20 years.  Her love of everything Italian began when she was a student at Trinity College and studied on the Rome Campus, Read more…

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Photographer Corey Hudson Sees Ordinary Beauty

Corey Hudson of Orange was a man who struggled as a child with his sexuality. He abused drugs and alcohol and even attempted suicide because he was not comfortable with who he really was. Corey Hudson has emerged on the other side,has  learned to love himself and is now a photographer and a storyteller. He is Read more…

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