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Art creation offers a de-stress during quarantine

May 16, 2020
Celeste Parke-Reimer and Addie Morisette find themselves using the absence of schedule to spend more time focused on creativity.

[PODCAST] Davis-Jacobs talks photography inspiration and style

Junior Hannah Davies-Jacob gets a little meta with a camera-on-camera photo.
May 9, 2019
Adrienne Gaylord sits down to chat with photgraphy student Hannah Davis-Jacobs.

[PODCAST] Annie Kristal’s journey with photography

April 24, 2019
Senior Annie Kristal talks about the effect photography has on her life.

From seniors to the streets, Kristal’s photos stun

Kristal looks at the world through the lens of her camera. “I really like [being] able to capture everyday life without it being posed or like a shoot and kind of showing that natural side to life,” Kristal said.
November 20, 2018
Senior Annie Kristal takes photos with heart, tackling everything from senior portraits to projects on body image.

Gutzmann combines passion for photography with technology

Junior Koji Gutzmann's second photo at the Best 100 art exhibition entitled
February 15, 2018
Student artist spotlight: junior Koji Gutzmann photographs through a drone.

Streble showcases snapshots of strangers’ stories

“I call it Portraits of a Lifetime, and it’s all seniors. I thought that I could preemptively go to senior homes and do free portraits of people, because often times that would be the only photograph taken of them in that age. I shot free portraits, a 5x7 print and a digital file that the senior home can send to their families. At the time there would be a big line of people, and I’d just kind of hurry them through, and then I thought ‘I’m missing some gold here, there’s so much wisdom here.’ So I’d ask them some questions and videotape them and combine those words with the photos,” Streble said.
November 15, 2017
Streble's work is on display in the Harry M. Drake gallery through Dec. 15.

Student photographers expose their favorite features

Student photographers expose their favorite features
January 4, 2017
Cameras serve as both hobby and art form for photographers.

Senior Maya Edstrom shares photography project after election

Edstrom works on her prodject. Photo Credit: Enneking-Norton.
Statement from the artist
December 6, 2016
Senior Maya Edstrom created a photography project to express the feelings of women in the community after the election.

Students build photography talent into a personal business

Former SPA student Sophia McCoy poses for a picture by Maya Edstrom. “I love doing more experimental photography,” Edstrom said.
December 18, 2014
For many students at St. Paul Academy and Summit School, taking pictures is more than just a casual activity—it is something they take seriously, and for some it is even a business. Mixing business and pleasure can be a hard task, but these student photographers have done it well. If you ever need photos taken, look in the SPA community for a photographer- there are many who are capable.
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