Snap Shots June 2022

Andy Warhol "Screen Tests" (Edie Sedgwick) at the Currier Museum, Manchester NH

The June 2022 Snap Shots features Vladimir Khazan, PHSNE member and previous meeting speaker, presenting the Dresden camera firm IHAGEE and its pioneering Exakta camera system Sunday, June 5th, at 7:30pm EDT on ZOOM. Other items include: PHOTOGRAPHICA 89’s huge success on April 23rd, with over 400 attendees plus a gallery of photos from the show; two photographic exhibits at the Currier Museum in Manchester, NH: The Appeal of the Real: 19th-century Photographs of the Ancient World, which ends Sunday, June 12, 2022; and an exhibit of Andy Warhol’s Screen Tests, short films of celebrities and unknowns, ending July 3rd, 2022. Also: the Universal Vitar, a camera built using spare parts; a publication notice for The Daguerreian Annual 2021; and a how-to for turning an obsolete camera into a table lamp.

Andy Warhol’s “Screen Tests” (Edie Sedgwick) at the Currier Museum, Manchester, NH (above)


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June 5 — ZOOM meeting with Vladimir Khazan on the Exakta

PHSNE meetings pause during July and August; our next meeting will be Sunday, September 11, 2022. Check the PHSNE website and watch for email on updates and new features.

To all participants in this year’s Photographica 89 — Thank You!

Get ready for 2023: PHSNE’s 50th year & Photographica 90

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Coming Up

June 5 – Vladimir Khazan on the camera firm Ihagee and the Exakta

PHSNE Snap Shots and monthly meetings pause during July & August. The September Snap Shots arrives in late August; the next meeting in early September.

Check the PHSNE website for updates, email notices, and new features. Don’t forget to take pictures. Got film?

A Big Thank You!

To everyone who participated in this year’s Photographica 89 Sale, Show, and PHSNE Auction

Get ready for 2023: PHSNE’s 50th year and Photographica 90

Dealers contact show manager John Dockery through the