24 Hours In The Life Of The City

November 19, 2012 |  by  |  Last Light  |  , ,

 

Editor’s Note: Philly Photo Day doubled in size this year, from 900 submissions, to 1,800, which made picking out some of the most interesting images for this exclusive sneak preview that much harder. Indeed, there was so much fantastic material that we’re running another 20 photos next week. Photos from last year’s Philly Photo Day can be seen HERE and HERE.

The folks over at the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center will be exhibiting all–yes all–of the photos at the Crane Arts Building, 1400 N American Street. The opening reception is Thursday, December 6th at 6PM, and it’s well worth checking it out in person. Seeing all those photos from just a single day–Friday, October 26th–is a reminder that one of the chief charms of this city is its inexhaustible variety.

Photo: Seleste Williams | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Jason Way | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Eileen Veight | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Caitlin Tschanz | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Adam Miller | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Tony Wood | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Eri Mizukane | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Dominic Mercier | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Erin Yard | Photo: Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Shira Yudkoff | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Bonnie Saporetti | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Donna Singleton | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Riikka Salo : Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Divya Prabhakar | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Sarah Mueller | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: William Porter | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Dan Wagaman | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Marie-Alyse Rodriguez | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Photo: Steven Ptashkin | Courtesy Philadelphia Photo Arts Center


No Comments


Trackbacks

  1. 24 Hours in The Life Of The City « Philadelphia Photo Arts Center
  2. Dominic Mercier | Photography | Philadelphia » Blog Archive » Billboard’s Top 20
  3. 24 Hours in the Life of the City Part Two | Hidden City Philadelphia
Recent Posts
The Circuit To Make Big Connections In 2016

The Circuit To Make Big Connections In 2016

May 2, 2016  |  Morning Blend

A look at the latest extensions to The Circuit, a walk-and-talk through Mt Airy, Boathouse Row to get LED lighting replaced, Divine Lorraine apartments now pre-leasing, and Penn Treaty Tower parcel up for sale > more

Crisis Of Mass Incarceration The Subject Of New Exhibit At Eastern State Penitentiary

Crisis Of Mass Incarceration The Subject Of New Exhibit At Eastern State Penitentiary

May 2, 2016  |  News

Eastern State Penitentiary takes an innovative approach to contemporary prison issues and public education with their new exhibit, “Prisons Today: Questions in the Age of Mass Incarceration” > more

Why Even The Temporary Privatization of Public Space Is Too Much

Why Even The Temporary Privatization of Public Space Is Too Much

April 29, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Preserving public space from the call of privatism, remembering the racial tensions of 1918, Independence National Historic Park sees increase in visitors and revenues, Land Bank moves its first parcels, and Councilman getting serious about Open Streets > more

More Time Needed For Zoning Board Consideration Of Blatstein’s Broad & Washington Proposal

More Time Needed For Zoning Board Consideration Of Blatstein’s Broad & Washington Proposal

April 28, 2016  |  Morning Blend

ZBA asks for two weeks to digest project’s “excessive information,” why the 30th Street Station rail yards might be (almost) completely capped after all, Mantua residents to consider rezoning and gentrification issues, and a call for selective painted bike lanes > more

Reaction To 19th Street Baptist Demo Scare Points Up Changing Sensitivity At L&I

Reaction To 19th Street Baptist Demo Scare Points Up Changing Sensitivity At L&I

April 28, 2016  |  News

A demolition notice mistakenly placed on the doors of 19th Street Baptist Church in Point Breeze sent the preservation and planning community in hot pursuit of answers this week. Michael Bixler reports > more

DNC 2016 The Latest For

DNC 2016 The Latest For “Convention City”

April 27, 2016  |  Harry K's Encyclopedia

As the city gears up for the 2016 Democratic National Convention in July, Harry K. gives us a whirlwind tour of Philadelphia political conventions > more