March 22, 8:30am - 10:00am EDT. Hosted at The Music Hall Loft
part of a series on Water
About the speaker
Bridging the Piscataqua
Water is a large part of our local culture and landscape. And our bridges, a crucial component of our connection. Come get a creative and inspired look at one of the bridges so many of us see and use on a daily basis—the newly constructed Sarah Mildred Long.
With the right timing and much luck, Richard Hopley secured a contract to do monthly aerial photographs of the construction of the new Sarah Long Bridge. Beginning in March 2016, Richard flew a total of 20 helicopter flights, where he quickly learned the thrill of aerial photography with “doors off"! By the end of July 2018, he had captured over 7000 images, documenting the beauty and complexity of the project and creating a historical visual legacy.
Richard retired after 30 years with the City of Portsmouth and now spends time pursuing his serious hobby of photography. Richard enjoys capturing several types of photographic subjects including landscapes, macros and portraits. With a professional background in civil engineering, one unique area of interest is construction photography, documenting major projects from beginning to end, thereby creating a visual record of what was and what is now.
all+one is a co-working and event space that integrates wellness and self-care concepts into your everyday work life. Located in the West End of Portsmouth, all+one will be opening their doors in April with dedicated offices, desks and shared workspace.
Infinite Imaging is a graphic communications company specializing in creative design and expert printing. Locally owned with locations in Portsmouth, Exeter and York, Infinite Imaging has been partnering with businesses large and small since 1998.
The Music Hall Loft is an intimate, modern performance venue annex to The Music Hall Historic Theater with a cafe & bar.
This event is free, but advance registration is required. Registration opens at 9am on the Monday before the event. Please sign up for our newsletter to be notified when registration is open.
The event is held at The Music Hall Loft. Doors open at 8:30. Coffee will be served 8:30-9am. Talk begins at 9am and event ends at 10am. There is abundant paid parking behind the Music Hall Loft and on surrounding side streets.
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