Ted Forbes is a photographer, filmmaker, multi-media producer and podcaster. Ted's work is created using a variety of mediums including both analog and digital processes. Current projects include his photography podcast and photography tutorials website.
His own photography work can be seen on his personal website, http://focus.nuCurrent Projects:
Ted works as the Multi-media Producer for the Dallas Museum of Art. His duties include production of interactive and digital content including exhibition web sites, teaching materials, in-gallery content, and video production.
After graduating from the University of North Texas in 1996, he worked in the tech industry as a producer for iSong.com creating and producing music education software. In the late 90's iSong was purchased by Hal Leonard and Forbes went on to lead his own studio for the next 7 years producing content for a multitude of clients including Microsoft, Best Buy, the Dallas Opera, the Science Place, the Illustrators Partnership of America and RasGas LNG in Doha, Qatar.
Ted was an adjunct faculty member at Brookhaven College from 2003 to 2012 and served as chair on the curriculum advisory committee for the Visual Communications department.
He was recognized in 2005 winning two gold light bulbs including an unanimous best in show judges gold in the Dallas Show and served on the Board of Directors for the Dallas Society of Visual Communications from 2001-2006.
Current projects include his ongoing podcast, The Art of Photography which can be found on iTunes. He is also working on a project exploring techniques of making digital negatives. The concept is a hybrid digital-analog process where images can be scanned, manipulated and adjusted on the computer and then printed in a traditional darkroom using silver or alternative processes.
You should check out his recent articles on best low light camera techniques, black and white portrait photography, The Ultimate Guide to Developing Black and White Film and how to build an online photography portfolio in 5 Minutes.Check out some recent stuff including my Nikon D7100 review and videos on Medium Format Photography and Scanning Negatives.
Paris, France :: LeWeb :: December 9, 2010
London, UK :: TATE Handheld Conference :: September 6&7, 2010
Austin, TX :: Museum Computer Network :: October 24-30, 2010
Denver, CO :: Museums and the Web :: April 13-17, 2010