f295 is pleased to announce, as part of the 2007 Symposium on Lensless, Alternative and Adaptive Photographic Processes the list of speakers and topics for the lecture and round-table session to take place 27 April 2007. This event is being held in conjunction with The Center for the Arts in Society at Carnegie Mellon University as part of The Perspectives on the Arts in Society Series.

Date: 27 April 2007
Time: 9am - 5pm (1.5 hour break for lunch)
Place: McConomy Auditorium, The University Center at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA USA

SPEAKERS & TOPICS:
Tom Persinger- Introduction: ‘Simple’ Methods in a Complex World
Jo Babcock- Contemporary Pinhole Photography and it’s Place in Photographic History
Craig Barber- Photography and Memory
Barbara Ess- Reality, Representation and Lo-Fi Image-Making
Alan Greene- Steps Leading to ‘Primitive Photography’
Patricia Katchur- Back to Basics: The Renaissance in Alternative and Historic Photographic Processes
Terry King, FRPS-- Retro-Invention: A Revolution in Gold and Blue
Mike Robinson-- The Daguerreotype: Past, Present & Perfect

More information may be found on the symposium website: http://www.f295.org/wordpress/?page_id=26