Douglasville Celebrates Photography:
“From A Man’s Viewpoint”
Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County celebrates one of the world’s fastest growing art forms – photography – from “A Man’s Viewpoint” during the months of October and November. The exhibit will be on display from October 3 through November 21. The free opening reception will be held on Thursday, November 7th from 6 until 8 pm at the Cultural Arts Council hosted by the Sweetwater Camera Club. More than 70 photographs by the group will be on display. Gallery admission, tours, and receptions are free. If you’re interested in a special gallery tour, please call the CAC to schedule an appointment – 770.949.2787.
The six (6) male photographers being featured in this exhibit will be Jerry Frost, Jim Johns, Randy Johnson, Bob Kelly, Mike Nalley, and Mike Ramy. Each of these talented men will bring something different showcasing their unique photography styles. Randy Johnson’s breathtaking view of “Tybee Sunset”, Mike Nalley’s unique photo titled “Eye to Eye”, and Mike Ramy’s incredible photo titled “Stealth Mode” are just a few pieces that will astound all who see them. Jerry Frost’s colorful “Soap Bubble”, Bob Kelly’s beautiful “End of Day”, and Jim John’s exquisite piece titled “High Water” are also incredible depictions of photography in today’s high tech world and from a man’s viewpoint.
The Sweetwater Camera Club meets the second Thursday of each month. Doors open at 6:00 pm and meetings begin at 7:00 pm in Room 1 of the Douglasville Conference Center, 6700 Church Street, in downtown Douglasville. The purpose of SCC is to share and promote photography for enjoyment and recreation. This large enthusiastic group conducts monthly photo contests on different themes and presents expert photographers as guest speakers at each meeting. The Sweetwater Camera Club conducts several field trips per month and stages local and regional exhibitions throughout the year. The club presents a group show of recent works by its members every other year at the Cultural Arts Council and its individual members are often included in other exhibits throughout the year as well. To learn more on this organization, please visit www.sweetwatercameraclub.com
The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County, located at 8652 Campbellton Street in historic downtown Douglasville, Georgia, is open Mondays through Fridays, 9 am to 5 pm. For directions and more information, visit www.artsdouglas.org or contact the Cultural Arts Council at 770.949.2787.
The mission of the Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County is to nurture, guide and stimulate the enjoyment of and participation in the arts among Douglas County residents by providing an atmosphere conducive to the arts, broadening the spectrum of quality exhibits and performances available to the community, and fostering individual interactions with the arts through a wide range of satellite groups. The Cultural Arts Council is supported in part by the City of Douglasville and the Douglas County Board of Commissioners.