"Slides & Stories-Rediscovering Award Winning Work of Lynn Photogrpaher & Past President Dr Herbert Ross - 1961-63"
by Jacky Ankeles
Monday, December 10, 7:30 PM
A presentation of award-winning slides from the work of Dr Herbert Ross, President of the Greater Lynn Camera Club during the 1960â€™s. Jacky Ross Ankeles, daughter of the late Dr. Ross, has put together an inspiring and powerful collection of his slides, highlighting his favorite subjects: People, Textures, and Narratives. Together with the slides, Ankeles shares childhood memories of her fatherâ€™s devotion to the art of Photography. The presentation provides a unique opportunity to hear about the earliest days of the GLCC -predecessor of the GLPA and to enjoy an extraordinary selection of images unseen by the public in 60 years.
Jacky Ross Ankeles is a North Shore native. Her entire life has been devoted to the arts. She was a performing member of the Boston Ballet for a number of years, is a Classical pianist, and recently wrapped up a 30-year career in broadcasting. As a local radio personality for Northshore 104.9-WBOQ for over two decades, she was an announcer for 3 different formats: Classical, Jazz, and Classic Rock. She also hosted the stationâ€™s public affairs program North Shore Now. In 2010 Jacky moved to WNBP in Newburyport where she was the midday DJ for a format featuring the Great American Songbook, then once again, Classic Rock. Since retiring last year, she has been happy and gratified to work on this project to showcase her fatherâ€™s work.
This presentation will remind you or for the younger members, give you some insight of what photography was like when shooting with slides and slide film as well as give us all some history and anecdotes of this great club we all belong to an how it was started. A night of entertainment and remembrance