Zionsville Times Sentinel

Features

April 4, 2012

The modern photographic print gallery of the midwest

At Black Swan Photo Gallery, located at 60 W. Pine St., it’s possible to view moments and experiences from all over the world from here in the Midwest to Europe — for no admission charge. They are Zionsville’s premier photography-only gallery and specialize in large-format work.

Photographers Kevin Swan and Shaun Austin Gordon, both Zionsville residents, opened the gallery in September after deciding their town was ideal for their plan. They were so right on that score that although they only began to look for space in the summer, things fell into place quickly.

One thing that sets them apart from other photo galleries, is that they print in their studio.

“We print everything we have in-house,” Ashley Judd, gallery manager, said. “Everything on our walls was printed in-studio.”

 Most pieces are printed in 12 inches by 18 inches, 20 inches by 30 inches and 35 inches by 52 inches. However, they have the capability to print up to 42 inches wide and 100 feet long.

For that reason, in addition to printing work from artists for display, Black Swan will do print jobs, such as posters and other photography, for anyone.

Pricing for print jobs is available upon request and Judd said the turn-around time is 24 hours.

“My advice for someone who wants a big print is to bring us a large file,” Judd said. “Most JPEG photos, even if they are small, will still print well up to 20 inches by 30 inches.”

Also, all photographers are welcome to submit work for consideration for inclusion in the gallery.

Black Swan features seven photographers from the states of Mississippi, Georgia and California as well as locally from Zionsville and Indianapolis.

“People don’t think they’re real,” Judd said about some responses they have heard from visitors about the images. “They are so beautiful, people almost don’t believe it.”

Text Only
Features
  • BIZ ZT080614 Salty Cowboy pic Tex-Mex restaurant opens in the Village It's been a long year for Shari Jenkins, but the owner of Noah Grant's Grill House and Oyster Bar was excited to open the door for her latest culinary adventure. The Salty Cowboy, a Tex-Mex restaurant Jenkins hopes fully embraces both Texan and Mexican cultures, officially opened Friday night, Aug. 1, in the original Le Dolce Vita space at 55 E. Oak St.

    August 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • NWS ZT080614 Horse room pic Cancer survivor gives back to her hospital In a place often full of bad news and bad days, the Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St. Vincent was centered on one word Tuesday, July 29, during a small ribbon cutting ceremony: comfort.

    August 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • Local kids get true summer camp experience For many Zionsville children, summer wouldn't be the same without going to a camp, but some kids never get the chance. This summer, however, three Zionsville children were able to get an overnight camp experience thanks to Camp Riley, a camp designed for children with physical disabilities and sponsored by Riley Children's Hospital.

    July 30, 2014

  • NEI ZT072314 Robert Neal pic Local professional actor passes along skills Anyone who has seen Robert Neal on stage knows he has a presence that is hard to ignore. It is hard to imagine he actually describes himself as shy — and even reclusive at times. Born in Brazil, Indiana, Neal has lived in Zionsville for 10 years. Along with acting, he teaches at the University of Indianapolis, Summer Conservatory for Youth at the Indiana Repertory Theatre, and takes outside gigs.

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • BIZ ZT070914 Sages Simple Syrups pic Couple gives nondrinkers something to sip on One Whitestown couple was miffed that there was such a craze for craft cocktails sweeping the nation, but nondrinkers were left out of the loop. Ryan O'Neill stopped drinking when he found out he would be a father two years ago. Not wanting his wife, Bryna, to give up drinking as well, the couple founded Sage's Simple Syrups, which can be used in both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.

    July 9, 2014 2 Photos

  • BIZ ZT070214 sugar bowl pic old and new Lebanon native brings back the Sugar Bowl John Staton has fulfilled his destiny by returning to his hometown of Lebanon and reopening a favorite restaurant from his childhood — the Sugar Bowl.

    July 2, 2014 3 Photos

  • NEI ZT070214 Hair pic 'Hair' gives students valuable experience Summer Stock Stage opened and closed the 1960s classic “Hair” last weekend with three Boone County natives among the cast of the rock musical.

    July 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • NTG ZT062514 TOY pic ZCS Teacher of the Year is inspired, inspiring According to Sharon Boggs, she had never won anything in her life, but as of May, Boggs can proudly display her title of District Teacher of the Year for the Zionsville School Corporation. Boggs was also named teacher of the year for Union Elementary.

    June 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • NWS ZT062514 Alec Yoder pic Junior Olympian trains in Zionsville gym InterActive Academy sits right off US 421, taking up 60,000 square feet. Within its walls, 30,000 of those square feet are dedicated to training gymnasts — including Alec Yoder, who will represent team USA in the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, in August.

    June 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • CTY ZT062514 mrs boone pic queen Bowen crowned Mrs. Boone County A new Mrs. Boone County was crowned Saturday, June 21, at the 56th annual pageant held at the Theatre at the Milk Building. Anita Bowen, executive director of Boone County Senior Services, was given this honor this year.

    June 25, 2014 2 Photos

Order Times Sentinel photos


Photos from August 2014

Facebook
Twitter Updates
AP Video
US: We Do Not Pay Ransom to Terrorists Ferguson Teachers Training to Deal With Trauma Jon Hamm on the Unrest in Ferguson Tit for Tat? McDonald's Shuttered in Moscow Life on the Professional Video Game Circuit TX Gov Perry in Washington: 'Confident' in Case Hospital Releases Two Missionaries Who Had Ebola Ramen Health Risks: The Dark Side of the Noodle NYC Doctor-in-chief Seeks Community Approach Indonesian Police Fire Tear Gas at Protesters Raw: Shots Fired in Liberian Shantytown DOJ, Bank of America Reach Record Settlement Raw: Cubavision Airs Images of Fidel Castro Raw: Grief After Deadly Airstrikes in Gaza Officer Who Pointed Gun at Protesters Suspended Kathy Griffin Challenges Minaj to 'a Booty Off' Johnson: Six Arrests, No Tear Gas in Ferguson Raw: Rescue, Relief Efforts at Japan Landslide Cadavers, a Teen, and a Medical School Dream California Drought Stings Honeybees, Beekeepers
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide