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Photography is...

"Photography is- Recognizing the Moment and being able to capture the moment, as we experience it through our perceptions and senses. Photography is- seeing what is, what is not, and what can be. Photography is- paying close attention to detail and learning a little bit more about ourselves, the people and objects around us, and the world we live in, as we know it. Photography is- appreciating the beauty and substance of what we can see and our ability to translate this beauty to others. Photography is- a marriage of science and art through the application of technical knowledge and the expression of thoughts and emotions. Through all of this, photography is- Preserving History."

Larry Davis - Owner/Founder"Photography has become a way of life and an ideal medium for me, in which I can express my ideas, thoughts, emotions, and opinions through the images I produce. In no other area of my life, aside from photography, have I been able to appreciate the production of my efforts both aesthetically and technically.

I believe that the single most important thing I have learned through photography is "Creativity". Photography contains an unlimited amount of creative potential, which can be manipulated to produce beautiful images with relative ease. All that is required to achieve these results (besides good equipment) is the desire to excel in every photograph I shoot and a small portion of patience. Although the extensive use of technical knowledge does help a lot when photographing, it is the love of photography itself which leads to the greatest of photographs."

----Larry E. Davis, Jr.

Larry's Career Accomplishments

Some of Larry's most important accomplishment's during his career as a professional photographer include:

"Award of Achievement" --Ohio Institute of Photography and Technology

"Photographer of the Year, 1999" --Greater Johnstown Camera Club

"Front Cover Photograph Illustration" --EZ-To Use Directory Telephone Book, Northern Cambria County Area (Circulation 35,000+)

"First Place, Photography" --Annual Juried Fine Arts Exhibition, Bedford, PA. Juror-Michael Tomar, Chief Curator of the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art

"International Who's Who of Entrepreneurs" --Accepted as a Member of this Elite group

"Edge Image Productions" --Started professional photography business

"Profotos Online" --Founded online photography site in November of 1999. Since the site's launch on May 15, 2000, traffic has increased to over 3,500,000 hits/month!

"One Week in Haiti" --Self-led photo documentary by Larry, which was widely exhibited in the Western, PA regional area and televised as a major story by WJAC-TV in Johnstown, PA, which has a viewing audience of 500,000+. The project was also the main focus of the "Weekend" section of the local Johnstown newspaper "The Tribune Democrat" on August 29, 1999, with a full-page color photograph and accompanying article. This paper has a circulation of 200,000+.

The following are some of Larry's website designs:

Photography Related Websites:
Due North Gallery
Abhi's Photos
Noteworthy Photography
Christina Photos
Cile Bailey Photogaphy
Garrey Photography
Daryl Alwine Photography
Bob Kim / Kim's Panorama
Maui Sea Life Photos
Ray Giubilo - Photographer
Jamie Thorpe Photography Galleries
Schneider Photographics
Highway 50
Mircea Ciuca - Photographer
Equestrian Sport Photography
Tom Sperduto - Photographer

Business Related Websites:

Artist Carol Belland
Comments USA
Pacific Whale Foundation
Stafford's 3-D Design Group
Stafford's Diamonds
Johnstown Chamber of Commerce (design)
Great Lakes Window Coverings
Elden Draperies
Shutters Northwest
Castle Blind Factory
Coldwell Banker Commercial
Shereen's World
Kuchera Corporation
Buckeye EcoCare
Camelot Cleaning
Pet Zone Inn (design)

Current and future projects by Larry include: continue to develop and update the "Profotos" site; additional work in fine arts and commercial photography through still life images and landscape works; additional education in Information Technology and Computer Science through Sinclair Community College, Dayton, OH.

--Recognize the Moment, Preserve History--

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