Old Winston, A History through Photography
SCHEDULE NOTE: This class has four sessions. FRIDAY 10/1 and FRIDAY 10/15 will be via ZOOM from 7pm to 8pm. The two SATURDAY classes will be in person photo walks, socially distant, as we walk, take note of, and photograph the Historical downtown of 'Camel City'.
10/2 Outside Sawtooth 1PM to 2PM
10/9 At AFAS Arts Park 1PM to 2PM
Winston-Salem has a wealth of architecture from the early 20th century that has been well documented in public archives. In this workshop, we will explore the resources to access vintage images and discuss the history of Winston-Salem architecture. Our first session, will be an online discussion and the second and third sessions will be walking tours to photograph historic buildings in downtown Winston-Salem. The final session will be an online discussion of our photographs. The class is intended for students who have a working knowledge of their camera. Mobile phone cameras are also welcome. The class will be limited to eight participants and social distancing protocols will be followed on the walking tour.