In her recent concert in the Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse at Lincoln Center on Saturday evening, October 29, 2016, Jiaoyue Lyu enchanted and entranced her audience with a program rich in traditional Chinese poetic music selections. This enlightening concert was performed by Ms. Lyu on the ancient stringed instruments of Guqin and Zhu, both very significant in the traditions of Chinese music. Jiao’s exemplary affinity with and command of these fascinating instruments reveals their uniquely expressive and innately beautiful timbre and exquisite range of tonalities. As the evening progressed, she and her musician collaborators guided the concert with graceful expertise from ancient to contemporary music modes with the introduction of electronic amplification.
2016 PhotoPlus Expo Our 5 Minute Show Recap Video 2016 PhotoPlus Expo NYC is the most popular show for photographers both beginners and pros. This is the only show that offers the opportunity to photographers to actually see new products, handle them and talk to the experts about their products. Many wait for this show […]
Columbus Day Parade 2016 I have covered many parades over the past few years. Either poor weather or other commitments stopped me from covering this parade in the past, October has been cold and wet over the years. Luckily this year, the Columbus Day Parade 2016 the parades 72nd year, was the one I would […]
Fujifilm GFX 50S Mirrorless Medium Format Camera As a working photographer and staff member of International Press Association and IMPress Magazine, I was looking forward to this year’s Photokina and a first look at the new Fujifilm GFX 50S. Walking the floor of the show I didn’t see as many new product introductions or announcements […]
Events Kick-Off Annual Photo Expo by Recognizing Excellence in Product Design & Innovation and Taking First Look at New Products NEW YORK (September 21, 2016) — Honoring the most innovative products from the past year and providing a sneak peek at future innovations is how PhotoPlus will kick-off its annual expo at the Jacob Javits Center […]
Photos & Article by Andrew Rapoport • Video By Len Rapoport That tradition was brought back to life 34 years ago and the Mermaid Parade was born. So it was with great delight and anticipation that my father and I were going to cover the parade again this year. Our correspondents couldn’t make it but […]
Article & photos: Andrew Rapoport Last year and this year my father IPA president Len Rapoport and I have covered a number of events in New York City. We covered last years Dance Parade and it was our first and it was fantastic. Like many parades we have covered, this one didn’t have huge floats, […]