What is a Photography Park?

September 16, 2021By Don BrownThe Photography Park

It’s simple — it’s whatever we make it. There isn’t a park dedicated to photography so we will literally be creating the first one. But to more directly answer the question, let’s start with the most basic of items. The best outdoor photographs are made when the light is best. Great light makes for great … Read More

Check the Big Box

July 26, 2016By Don BrownThe Photography Park No Comments

It is done. After innumerable delays – some of them comical and all of them frustrating – the paperwork for the Photography Park, Inc. to qualify as a tax exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the US Internal Revenue Code has been filed. Check the Big Box. Remembering that this is part of our mission … Read More

Five-Dollar Sunrise

April 18, 2016By Don BrownThe Photography Park No Comments

My wife and I took a trip to Huntsville to visit some friends. I thought you might be interested to see how a trip like this works for somebody with a photography habit. I’ve never found a good way to scout a sunrise location from afar. I’ll go to Flickr and search the map for … Read More

Update March 4, 2016

March 8, 2016By Don BrownThe Photography Park No Comments

In February, I set up separate appointments with the County Manager and with the Chairman of the Board of Commissioners in Pike County, the county where I live in Georgia.  I spent about an hour with each, laying out my idea for a Photography Park.  They were both polite, attentive and — as you can … Read More

Car (Photography) Park

March 8, 2016By Don BrownThe Photography Park No Comments

This is not exactly what I had in mind for a Photography Park, but when you see a photographer come across the country to photograph the places — and others come halfway around the world — it gives you and idea about the possibilities of a place built for photographers. View More: U.S. News|Live News|More … Read More