Published DateLACONIA — The Gallery Space is hosting a May exhibition of photographs by Alan MacRae.
Born and raised in Laconia, MacRae has had a passion for photography since childhood. He studied at Plymouth State University and Northeastern University and pursued careers in law enforcement and telecommunications until the age of 45, when he decided to devote himself to doing the thing he loved the most.
He began his professional photography career by taking photos for the then fledgling Laconia Daily Sun with the support of editor Ed Engler. Alan's work has appeared in newspapers and media streams across the country and the world through outlets like the New York Times, the Boston Globe, the London Times, Hearst Broadcasting, ABC News, CNN, Fox News and Good Morning America.
He also has a large number of commercial and private clients and his photography is featured in many brochures and corporate publications.
Having roots in Norway, Alan frequently travels there where is work is inspired by both Norway's natural beauty and unique culture.
The Gallery Space is located at 23 Canal Street in Downtown Laconia and is open daily from 1:30-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, Friday from 1:30-6 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. For private and group viewings or to receive information about upcoming exhibitions and openings call 603 528-7651.
Alan MacRae (Courtesy photo)