February 2013

APA|DC’s Magic Hour|Happy Hour, Feb. 20th in Silver Spring


We’re making the trip a wee bit easier for our northern neighbors (Ahem, Maryland) by having this week’s Magic Hour|Happy Hour at Jackie’s Sidebar in Silver Spring on February 20 from 6 to whenever pm.

Parking is easy and cheap/free. It’s a hop, skip and maybe a couple of jumps away from the Silver Spring Metro on the red line.

Celebrate the holiest of lighting conditions, the “magic hour“, by joining us for a drink or two inside the confines of a dimly lit bar.

The Where:

Jackie’s Sidebar

8081 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD

The When:

6pm – 8-ish pm

The Cost:

Free, of course!

February Featured Member: Amie Chou



 Photo and Interview by Cameron Davidson

An Interview with Amie Chou

How many years have you been in photography?

I picked up my first camera in 1996 but didn’t pursue photography as a career until recently. Since 2008 I have been assisting local photographers and last year took on fashion label Club Monaco as a client.

Who are your photographic or artistic influences?

Among my early influences were Margaret Bourke-White and Julius Shulman. Two of my favorite contemporary photographers are Tim Griffith and Michael Kenna because, although they shoot different subject matter, their imagery is always striking and elegant. I’ve always been tuned into the lines, angles, and the use of negative space in photographs–qualities that all of these photographers share in common and something I strive for in my own work. Read more

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