The Horizon

Louisville photographer makes photos by hand

Rudy Salgado stands in his darkroom, a repurposed closet dimly lit with an orange safelight. In this small space, Salgado prepares and develops his tintype photos.
Rudy Salgado uses 1850s tintype technique to connect with the history of photography
January 12, 2020

For Rudy Salgado, Instagram filters are just not enough. A Louisville, Ky.-based artist passionate about creating art with his hands, Salgado decided to make his photographs look ‘old-fashioned’ by...

Two professional photographers captured IU Southeast’s attention at the Ogle Center

Tamara Gooch (right) answers a question while Jess Lee listens. Photo by Sydney Randall.
Jess Lee and Tamara Gooch spoke about equine, wildlife and landscape photography
October 29, 2019

Renowned professional photographers Jess Lee and Tamara Gooch came to IU Southeast to speak about their experiences and share the beauty of nature and wildlife within their images at the Ogle Center Thursday,...

The bigger picture

Amy Seibert holds out a roll of film and one of the makeshift pinhole cameras from camera club. The students used cardboard and duct tape to create their own film cameras and learn how to develop film.
Fine arts program at IUS can (and should) add photography focus
March 18, 2019

I have been a photographer since high school. It always thrilled me to slow down during class field trips and take different pictures on my phone. When I started college at IU Southeast, I gained access...

Can I take your picture for the paper?

Can I take your picture for the paper?
Faces of IUS - Signing Off
April 18, 2016

I started Faces in the Fall of 2014 to replace an outdated recurring piece in the Horizon. Inspired by Brandon Stanton’s “Humans of New York,” I wanted something quick and easy to read that showed...

Through the lens of Chancellor Wallace

“I visited many of these countries in order to recruit students and I had a day off. I was in Saigon, Ho Chi Minh, and I was able to hitch a ride to the Mekong Delta, about an hour and a half south. Then I got on a series of boats because I wanted to go as far into that jungle as I could. I first boat I was on was big and could hold about 20 people,” Wallace said.
September 21, 2015

For decades Tianamen Square has served as the lens through which the world viewed Chinese history. It is where Mao Zedong proclaimed the founding of the People’s Republic in 1989, and the site where...

Graphic design lecturer aims to capture memories

September 16, 2012

Jonathan Ruth, visiting lecturer in graphic design, said, when capturing a photo, he is “simply looking, filtering and creating.” “When I’m really involved in the process, I’m not completely...

BFA student publishes art

March 11, 2012

Chris Little, fine arts senior, is making his mark in the art world with his works featured on the web, shows and in magazines, both locally and internationally. Little has a concentration in ceramics...

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