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Local News
8:43 am
Sat November 1, 2014

Photographers To Snap A Moment In The Life of Tryon Street

Photographer Sean Busher is coordinating the effort to capture a moment on Tryon.
Credit Lisa Worf / WFAE

If you’re anywhere along Tryon Street in uptown Charlotte around 6:15 tonight, you’ll be photographed.  Volunteers, 150 of them, will simultaneously snap what will turn into one very long picture of the street.  It’s part art project, part documentary, and part promotion. 

You may love Tryon street like Mike Sandford whose office looks out on it:

“I think it’s a very vibrant and beautiful street,” he says.    

You may be upbeat about it, but see room for improvement like Yvonne Curtis.

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Arts & Life
9:36 am
Fri February 1, 2013

When Cameras Are Part Of The Party

Credit Dina Litovsky

A new exhibit at the Light Factory documents our desire to, well, document everything. It’s called Connected There but Not Always Here and it questions our relationship with social media and how it influences our relationships with each other. The exhibit will be on display through May 19. 

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