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We Are the Music Makers Artist Spotlight: Captain Luke

27 Jan 2015 / in Blog

“In his own low-key way, Captain Luke Mayer is one of the most versatile and entertaining ‘discoveries’ that Music Maker has documented for quite a while.” – David Whiteis, Living Blues Magazine Captain Luke grew up on his grandparents’ farm in nearby Clinton, where he followed the furrows barefoot behind the plow as his Uncle […]

We Are the Music Makers Artist Spotlight: Willa Mae Buckner

27 Jan 2015 / in Blog

The “We Are the Music Makers” opening reception is coming up on February 6th! The artist, Tim Duffy, will be on hand to talk about his work and the organization at 7 pm. The portraits of these American blues musicians are as fascinating as their stories. Music Maker Relief Foundations strives to preserve the musical traditions of […]

22 Jan 2015 / in Blog

Was your 2015 resolution to learn some new photography skills? Or, do you have the basics down but want to take your work to the next level? We have something for everyone coming up in the next few weeks. Whether it’s foundational knowledge about how your camera works, refining your lighting or editing skills, or studying art theory, […]

Spend the day at FMoPA and Explore downtown Tampa!

13 Jan 2015 / in Blog

If you’re planning a trip to FMoPA, make a day of it and explore our cultured neighborhood, as well! Start the day with breakfast or coffee at Oxford Exchange while browsing their book selection and carefully curated home goods boutique. From there, it’s just a walk across the street to take in the iconic architecture of […]

We Are the Music Makers!

Macavine and LFK Exhibit Hi Res-1
10 Jan 2015 / in Blog

This exhibition features portraits and biographical information about Southern Roots musicians active in the past 20 years with little to no notoriety or fame. The photographs were taken by Tim Duffy in his quest to preserve Southern traditional music by partnering with the artists who make it. Music Makers Relief foundation was founded to preserve […]

First Step Photography

28 Aug 2014 / in Blog

REGISTER HERE More Photography Classes @ FMoPA… Next Step Photography Photoshop Basics Lightroom 101

Visions, Voices, and the Creative

14 Aug 2014 / in Blog

Learn the 1,2,3’s of conceptual photography. As artists it is our mission to explore, understand and capture our thoughts, dreams and hopes… to create. Yet as humans we can get lost, overwhelmed or just plan stuck in the rut of everyday. This class will touch on how and why this happens and more importantly how […]

Lightroom 101

25 Jul 2014 / in Blog

Course Goal: To take your photography to the next level by learning the ins and outs of Adobe Lightroom. In this course you will learn to manage, organize and edit your photographs through demonstrated and interactive exercises. Topics to be covered: The roles and functions of Lightroom Catalog; Importing Photographs; Organizing and developing photographs in […]

Intro into Wedding Photography

24 Jul 2014 / in Blog

Are you interested in learning more about the artistic and entrepreneurial skills it takes to become a wedding photographer? In this month-long class you will explore the creative and competitive sides of the wedding photography industry. Hannah Glogower has been working professionally as a wedding photographer in Central Florida for four years and will give […]

Photoshop Basics

23 Jul 2014 / in Blog

Photoshop Basics The aim of this course is to provide participants with a foundational understanding of the skills needed to turn a good photo into an amazing one using Photoshop. During this course, you will learn how to adjust and modify your images from beginning to print. In this course, we will cover tips and […]