fss photography

the fine art imagery of frank stopa

exhibits & accomplishments


2021 Portrait, Street & Site Photography support to Project-21 investigation of Mass Graves from 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre
2021 Loudoun County Law Library, Minimalist Solo Exhibit, Leesburg, Virginia
2021 "B&W Photographer of the Year" Exhibit, Coningsby Gallery, London, UK
2021 Loudoun County Library, Minimalist Solo Exhibit, Brambleton, Virginia
2020 "Mostly Black" Exhibit at The Fridge Gallery in Washington, DC
2020 "People and Places" at the Valid World Hall, Barcelona, Spain
2020 Loudoun County Public Libraries, Solo exhibit of minimalist landscape images, Ashburn, Virginia
2020 Guru Shots "Photographer of The Year" Exhibit at the Espaco Espelho D'Agua, Lisbon, Portugal
2020 "Minimalism" at the Valid World Hall, Barcelona, Spain
2019 "Mostly Black" at the Blank Wall Gallery, Athens, Greece
2019 "Our Amazing Planet" at Israeli Photography Convention, Tel Aviv, Israel
2019 “Amazing Architecture” at ART MARKET BUDAPEST
2019 "Dramatic B&W" Laurent Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
2019 "Less is More" Laurent Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
2019 "Solo - Single Subject" Ravnikar Gallery Space, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2019 Loudoun County Law Library, Leesburg, Virginia
2019 Loudoun Book & Arts Festival, Brambleton, Virginia
2019 Loudoun County Public Libraries, Middleburg, Virginia
RAW Artists' DC Connect Showcase, Washington, DC
2018 Jo Ann Rose Gallery, Reston, Virginia
2018 United States Geological Survey Headquarters


2021 NINE TIMES Featured Image 'Rock Island Light' on rustlordbnw, infinity_bnw, italiastyle_bn, raw_longexposure, thelife_bw, bw_addiction, amazingshots_bnw, blacknwhite_perfection, and blancnoir2
2021 Collection of 12 Underwater Images Published on Ikelite Underwater Camera Systems Customer Photo Gallery
2021 'angles ii' published in Black and White Magazine, Issue 143, January
2020 Featured image 'landing' on 26 October on Instagram page BNW_CAPTURES
2020 Featured image 'landing' on 26 October on Instagram page RAW_Minimal
2020 Black and White Magazine Smartphone Photography Award Winner for 'angles ii'
2020 First photographer selected for the Loudoun Arts Council COLLAB Residency
2019 Monochrome Photography Awards International Black & White Photography Contest, Professional Nature Honorable Mention for 'After the Dive'
2019 Monochrome Photography Awards International Black & White Photography Contest, Professional Architecture Honorable Mention or 'New Point Comfort'
2019 "Featured artist of the day" on 19 September on Instagram page Blancnoir2 with his image "abandoned crab shanty"
2019 'Cave explorer' featured on Technical Diving International's instagram page, 20 August
2019 Two long exposure images 'evening on jordan lake' & 'sweeping span' featured on Instagram page fotosemana
2019 Limited Edition works available through the Loudoun Arts Council's Loudoun Arts Market, of which frank is a professional member
2018 Restored images published in Tanaka Kotaro and World Law: Rethinking the Natural Law Outside the West, Global Political Thinkers Series, Palgrave Pivot by Prof. Kevin M. Doak, Georgetown University.
2018 'Boulder' published in the December 2018 issue of Black and White Minimalism Magazine
2014-2018 Contributed photography & videography to ocean & virtual reality non-profit Discovery Deep
2014-2018 Produced 24 video programs for Discovery Deep's YouTube Channel

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