Photography

They say a picture is worth 1,000 words. That’s good because we’re quickly running out of words over here. Charlotte is teeming with amazing photographers of every style and career level, and The Biscuit is proud to feature their work. So get-to-clickin' and get yourself an eyeful of all the art, creativity, stories and events happening throughout Crown Town every day – courtesy of our city’s most seasoned shutterbugs.



Visions of the Not Normal: Alvin C. Jacobs, Jr.

Creative News, Photo Series, Photography | May 28, 2020

PHOTO CREDIT: Alvin C. Jacobs “Yes there are people playing basketball, and going for walks etc. … but. most folks are in the worst financial positions of their adult lives.” – Alvin C. Jacobs, Jr. The Biscuit and The Charlotte Ledger have partnere… read more »




Visions of the Not Normal: Ernest Moren

Creative News, Photo Series, Photography | May 25, 2020

PHOTO: Ernest Moren The Biscuit and The Charlotte Ledger have partnered up to present our new photo series, “Visions of the Not Normal” — offering views of neighborhoods and communities across the city through the eyes (and lenses) of local photogra… read more »




Visions of the Not Normal: Kriska Woods

Creative News, Photo Series, Photography | May 18, 2020

The Biscuit and The Charlotte Ledger have partnered up to present our new photo series, “Visions of the Not Normal” — offering views of neighborhoods and communities across the city through the eyes (and lenses) of local photographers during the COV… read more »




Signs of COVID-19 by Betty Thomas

Creative News, Photography | May 5, 2020

Being contained isn’t good for creatives. They have to get out, see the world and share their interpretation of what they see. In times like these, which are — with no hyperbole — historic, this creative impulse helps all of us process the gravity… read more »




The Live Events May be Canceled, but Pride Carries On

Creative News, Photography | May 1, 2020

We try to be pretty cheery around here at The Biscuit and Charlotte Is Creative. Difficult things happen, we’re not blind to them. But we choose to look for positive, creative stories around the Queen City … because they are everywhere. Like you, r… read more »




Visions of the Not Normal: Will Jenkins

CLT Avengers, Photo Series, Photography | May 1, 2020

PHOTO CREDIT: Will Jenkins These are truly extraordinary times that will have an indelible impact on the future direction of Charlotte and the world. It is important to capture the images of what all corners of the Queen City are experiencing during… read more »




Visions of the Not Normal: Heather Liebler

CLT Avengers, Photography | April 26, 2020

PHOTO CREDIT: Heather Liebler Putting the impact of COVID-19 on the world, let alone the people and neighborhoods of our own community, is nearly impossible. While they can’t tell the whole story, photographs and pictures help. To that end, we’ve par… read more »




UnCommon Details: Peter Pan at Children’s Theater

Happenings, Photography | October 24, 2019

The Biscuit’s co-publisher, Matt Olin, saw his first Broadway show at age seven: Peter Pan, starring Sandy Duncan. From the moment Peter flew over his head in the front row, he was hooked on theater forevermore. So you can imagine how nostalgic he wa… read more »




Viewfinder: Shy Siren

CLT Creatives, Photography | October 9, 2019

NY transplant and CLT creative, Sara Schwittek — AKA Shy Siren — is known for the gorgeous custom jewelry she makes (and for truly being really, really shy).  But, we love her photography, too. We were thrilled when she gave us permission to share… read more »




INK STORIES: Sir Abstraxxx Honors His Grandfather

CLT Creatives, Photography | August 13, 2019

People get tattoo ink to tell stories. Some of these stories we keep to ourselves. Others we tell whenever someone implores the common “who does your work?” Today, we explore the tattoos of Charlottean, Sir Abstraxxx. Abstraxxx is willing to tell the… read more »




VIEWFINDER: Dave Butler Captures the CLT DJ Battle Scene

CLT Creatives, Happenings, Music, Photography | July 23, 2019

Each month, The Biscuit will feature Viewfinder, a gallery of selected photographs from some of our favorite Charlotte photographers. Today we feature some choice shots from creative renaissance man, Dave Butler – in particular, his work capturing im… read more »




The Sights! Rebecca Henderson at CreativeMornings/Charlotte

Happenings, Photography | June 11, 2019

The Charlotte community is brimming with creativity at every corner. But, it’s impossible to experience it all. When you can’t be there in person, the fun and excitement are often lost in the telling. Here at The Biscuit, we’re not into describing ev… read more »




Throwback Thursday – That time two Charlotte luminaries

Photography | June 6, 2019

Throwback Thursday – That time two Charlotte luminaries — Anthony Hamilton and Deborah Triplett – hugged in Romare Bearden Park. Go on, try not to smile.




Where are we in CLT?

Photography | June 5, 2019

WHERE ARE WE IN CLT? DJ Fannie Mae christened the new James Moore mural at Camp North End with a surprise show during End-To-End.




Davita Galloway

Photography | June 4, 2019

Get another helping of The Biscuit tomorrow! We’ll be digging in with the indomitable Davita Galloway about her “new new” Dupp & Swat space at Camp North End. Photo by Joshua Galloway, the Creative Gent.




Tariq Bokhari and Larken Egleston

Photography | May 31, 2019

In an era when Democrats and Republicans can barely agree that water is wet and the sky is blue, it’s refreshing to experience the friendship between city council members and hosts of the R & D in the QC podcast (https://www.facebook.com/RandDint… read more »




Happy May 20!

Photography | May 20, 2019

Happy May 20! The “Spirit of Mecklenburg” equestrian statue by Chas Fagan honors Captain James Jack and his ride at the corner of 4th Street and Kings Drive. See Chas speak about his sculpting career at CreativeMornings/Charlotte here.




With over 200 events spanning BOOM Charlotte to the Blue Lapis

Exploring Charlotte, Photography | May 16, 2019

Lights dancing on the Government Center, Charlotte SHOUT! unleashed the Queen City’s sense of wonder, creativity and a little bit of silliness. In our opinion, that’s just what the doctor ordered. CLICK HERE to experience the sights and sounds of SHO… read more »




The Biscuit Lounge

Photography | May 9, 2019

Yesterday, The Biscuit Lounge cubes were being stacked at W. 4th and S. Tryon Sts. Woohoo! We’ll be ready to rock with DJs spinning starting at 5 pm today through Saturday night. Come by to rock out and plan your exploration of Charlotte SHOUT!




Charlotte is Creative Card

Photography | May 8, 2019

We know you like capturing Charlotte creativity. We know you love prizes. So, we’ve put them together. Drop by The Biscuit Lounge at Charlotte SHOUT! & pick up a Creative Viewfinder. Take photos of your adventures at SHOUT! through the viewfinder… read more »