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The Lens

The Lens is the FotoFocus editorial platform, highlighting our programming and featuring in-depth conversations on photography and the moving image drawn from perspectives and insights in our community, throughout our region, and around the globe.


Sun Dogs Performance

Posted on October 15, 2022

FotoFocus and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra present Sun Dogs. Named after an atmospheric optical phenomenon, the program features pairs of composers and filmmakers in collaboration, each offering a unique perspective of the natural world through short-format films fused with new music performed by the CSO, conducted by CSO Creative Partner, Matthias Pintscher. Produced in collaboration with Liquid Music as part of the 2022 FotoFocus Biennial: World Record, Sun Dogs seeks to understand the natural world that cannot be touched or measured. Typically a composer responds to a director’s ideas in a film scoring capacity, or a filmmaker is given music to respond to visually,... Continue

Neighborhood Spotlight: Northern Kentucky

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Access to the entire FotoFocus Biennial Program Week is a benefit of being a 2022 FotoFocus Biennial Passport holder. GET THE PASSPORT for free entry and exclusive events! Continue

Sun Dogs Performance

Posted on October 14, 2022

FotoFocus and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra present Sun Dogs. Named after an atmospheric optical phenomenon, the program features pairs of composers and filmmakers in collaboration, each offering a unique perspective of the natural world through short-format films fused with new music performed by the CSO, conducted by CSO Creative Partner, Matthias Pintscher. Produced in collaboration with Liquid Music as part of the 2022 FotoFocus Biennial: World Record, Sun Dogs seeks to understand the natural world that cannot be touched or measured. Typically a composer responds to a director’s ideas in a film scoring capacity, or a filmmaker is given music to respond to visually,... Continue

Sun Dogs Performance

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FotoFocus and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra present Sun Dogs. Named after an atmospheric optical phenomenon, the program features pairs of composers and filmmakers in collaboration, each offering a unique perspective of the natural world through short-format films fused with new music performed by the CSO, conducted by CSO Creative Partner, Matthias Pintscher. Produced in collaboration with Liquid Music as part of the 2022 FotoFocus Biennial: World Record, Sun Dogs seeks to understand the natural world that cannot be touched or measured. Typically a composer responds to a director’s ideas in a film scoring capacity, or a filmmaker is given music to respond to visually,... Continue

Neighborhood Spotlight: Dayton, OH

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To celebrate the Participating Venues in the greater Dayton region, FotoFocus has arranged a free, round-trip bus tour from Cincinnati, OH to Dayton, OH. Passport Holder exclusive, seating is limited. Reservations are required. An invitation to Passport Holders will be sent shortly. Dayton Bus Trip Schedule (subject to change) 8:30am Leave Cincinnati, OH 9:30am Rosewood Arts Center Gallery 10:15am University of Dayton: Radial Gallery 11am Dayton Art Institute 11:50am The Contemporary Dayton 12:30pm Lunch & University of Dayton: Index Gallery 1:45pm Stivers School for the Arts: Fifth Street Gallery 2:25pm Dayton Society of Artists 3:25pm Wright State University: The Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries 5pm Antioch College: Herndon Gallery (Yellow Springs, OH) 6:30pm Leave Yellowsprings, OH Access to the entire FotoFocus Biennial Program Week is a benefit... Continue