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Southern Cross Galleries Photo Safaris Launches New Facebook Page

SCG Photo Safaris Logo.jogSouthern Cross Galleries Photo Safaris has just launched a new Photo Safaris Page specifically designed to keep those interested in traveling with us current on our scheduled trips. We also created the Page to provide a forum for our guests to share images and stories from our adventures across the globe. All our welcome — click HERE and join with a “Like”. Please feel free to share!

Southern Cross Galleries Partners Up with and Drift Innovation — Leader in High Definition Time Lapse Photography Equipment

Southern Cross Galleries partners up with Drift Innovation — leader in high definition time lapse photography equipment.

Drift is an action sports technology company specializing in the capture and sharing of digital imagery across all platforms.  Drift manufactures quality cameras and accessories, inspiring action sports enthusiasts and like minded individuals to document their experiences, capture the emotion and share their vision.

Action sports participants are passionate individuals, who enjoy re-living the “moment”.  Drift’s mission is to ensure that the unique product features found on our cameras (eg: integrated screen) and accessories, enhance the user experience by simplifying the process of capturing, editing & sharing key moments of their lives.  Drift design and manufacture innovative, intuitive products, combining both our users needs and state of the art technology.  Our association with world class athletes in each of DRIFTS credo sports, combined with input from our everyday enthusiasts, provides a continual source of constructive feedback.  This information is integrated by our design team, to ensure that the products we offer contain features that you want and will stand up to the most extreme situations.  From a helmet mount jamming down the Saudan Couloir in Blackcomb, a sidemount on a F1 car, handlebar mount on Steve Peats mountainbike or towing in at Teahupoo, DRIFT has got you covered.

 

Lincoln Park Zoo Ball 2012

Photographer Dean J. Tatooles will once again be donating an image to the silent auction for this year’s Lincoln Park Zoo Ball entitled the GREAT CATSBY.  This is a great event to raise money for a wonderful place to enjoy our world’s wildlife free of charge!

The Zoo Ball is Lincoln Park Zoo’s largest fundraiser hosted by the Women’s Board of Lincoln Park Zoo.  Since its inception in 1977, Zoo Ball has raised millions of dollars for a wide range of capital projects at the zoo and drawn more than 1,000 civic and social leaders from Chicago and surrounding suburbs.  In 2010, the Ball raised the largest amount in the event’s history, grossing $1.65 million for the zoo.  Most importantly, its reputation as “THE party of the summer,” according to Chicago Magazine, holds true year to year.

Tatooles at the 2012 Toronto Film Festival

Photographer Dean J. Tatooles will be exhibiting three large panoramic pieces as part of the Greek Film and Foto Exhibition (GFFW 2012) at The Burroughes Building located at 639 Queen Street West.  The exhibit opens on Saturday May 5, 2012 and runs through Tuesday May 15, 2012.  Please stop by and say hello!

Skogafoss Waterfall Image Featured As WWF “Top Shot”

 

Photographer Dean J. Tatooles’ panoramic image of Skogafoss Waterfall, Iceland was featured as a World Wildlife Fund (WWF)Top Shot” on April 11, 2011.  Click the link below to check out his amazing capture along with Dean’s commentary.  A fine art print of this photograph is available for purchase in Southern Cross Galleries’ Europe Gallery.   

http://www.wwfblogs.org/travel/

2011 Lincoln Park Zoo Ball: “Hollywood & Vines”

Southern Cross Galleries is proud to announce that Chicago-based photographer Dean J. Tatooles will be a silent auction donor for this year’s Lincoln Park Zoo Ball, “Hollywood & Vines,” which will be held on Saturday July 8, 2011. 

For more information about this special fundraising event or for tickets please contact the Lincoln Park Zoo at http://www.lpzoo.org/contact-us.

Professional Photographers of America (PPA)

Photographer Dean J. Tatooles of Southern Cross Galleries has become a member of Professional Photographers of America (PPA).  Founded in 1880, PPA is the world’s largest nonprofit association for professional photographers, with more than 20,000 members in 54 countries.  You can learn more about PPA on their website at: http://www.ppa.com

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International Association of Panoramic Photographers (IAPP)

Photographer Dean J. Tatooles of Southern Cross Galleries is pleased to announce his recent membership into the International Association of Panoramic Photographers (IAPP).  The IAPP was founded in 1984 and comprises a group of international photographers that educate and promote panoramic photography as well as exchange artistic and technical ideas.  You can learn more about IAPP on their website at:  http://www.panphoto.com/.