Chicago Public Library: Teen Photography On Display At HWLC YOUmedia –

Press release from the Chicago Public Library:
October 26, 2021
Check out some amazing teen photography from last summer in the exhibit, Capturing Chicago’s Beauty.
14 Chicago teens spent their 2021 summers learning DSLR camera skills and improving their photography under the guidance of lead instructor Jim Kropp of Shine On, Chicago! with support from YOUmedia and DCASE. A curated gallery of their photography is on display in YOUmedia at Harold Washington Library Center as a new exhibit, Capturing Beauty in Chicago. All are invited to view 42 striking photos representing different forms of beauty in our city – people, neighborhoods, green spaces, social movements and more.
Shine On, Chicago! YOUmedia at Harold Washington Library Center
Preview some photos from the exhibit in the gallery below. 
Featured teen photographers: Abiha H. (Mather HS), Bunny C. (Epic Academy), Evelyn S. (Back of the Yards HS), Gabby A. (Clemente HS), Isaac A. (Lane Tech College Prep), Jimmie R. (Westinghouse HS), Jordan V. (Kelvyn Park HS), Martin M. (Westinghouse HS),  Nasje’ A. (Morgan Park HS), Natalie P. (Kennedy HS), Shirly R. (Jones College Prep), Syeda A. (Mather HS), Yaneli C. (Jones College Prep), Zoe G. (U Chicago Lab HS).
This press release was produced by the Chicago Public Library. The views expressed here are the author’s own.