Events

Photographer Lectures Expand “Emerging” Exhibit (And They’re Free)

Posted by on Thursday June 11, 2015 | Events

Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream The Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles will host a series of informative and inspiring photographer lectures over the next three months during the run of “Emerging,” the exhibition co-produced by PDN’s editors and featuring photographers selected for the annual PDN‘s 30 issue since 2008. The “Iris Nights”... More

Eddie Adams Workshop Deadline Extended: An Alum Offers Application Advice

Posted by on Wednesday June 3, 2015 | Events

Every Fall, one hundred hand-picked students gather in the Catskills Mountains of New York for a four-day, photo-intensive workshop. The program is tuition-free, and selection is based on each applicant’s submitted portfolio. The deadline for applications to the 2015 Eddie Adams Workshop (EAW) has been extended to June 5, 2015. Photojournalist Nancy Borowick, recipient of 2015’s Arnold... More

PPE 2014: Building a Career in Fine-Art Photography

Posted by on Wednesday November 5, 2014 | Events, Fine Art

Be nice. This simple and self-evident maxim was one of many takeaways from the PhotoPlus Expo seminar, “Your Picture on the Wall: Building a Career in Fine-art Photography,” which was held on Thursday, October 30 at the Javits Center in New York City. Hosted by collector, curator and former gallerist W.M. Hunt, the panel included... More

Free Seminar Alert: David McLain on 4K Video Workflow

Posted by on Tuesday August 26, 2014 | Events

(Sponsored) Come see why 4K video is quickly becoming the new standard in video capture and learn about workflow options at this free seminar being conducted by National Geographic veteran photographer & Sony Artisan of Imagery David McLain.  At this seminar (one of three at a day-long event), you’ll experience how McLain used the Sony... More

Exhibition in Bangladesh Remembers Garment Workers Who Died Tragically

Posted by on Thursday April 24, 2014 | Events, Fine Art, Photojournalism

A group exhibition currently open through the end of this week at the Pathshala South Asian Media Institute remembers the 1,134 garment workers who died on April 24, 2013 when Rana Plaza collapsed after years of neglect. The show, “1134—Lives Not Numbers,” was curated by Mahbubur Rahman and Munem Wasif, and includes contributions by photographers,... More

Sundance Film Festival New Frontier Program Highlights Photography

Posted by on Thursday January 16, 2014 | Events

Photography’s influence on contemporary art and society, and its use in multimedia storytelling, are on display this year at the Sundance Film Festival in the New Frontier program, which emphasizes “transmedia” storytelling. The film festival founded by Robert Redford, which opens today in Park City, Utah, and runs through January 26, is celebrating its 30th... More

Nat Geo Seminar: Danny Lyon Criticizes Media; Says How He Would Edit National Geographic

Posted by on Monday January 13, 2014 | Events, Photojournalism

Photojournalist Danny Lyon delivered a sharp critique of the media, explained the main goal of his career, and reminisced about his work on the civil rights movement, motorcycle gangs and Texas prisoners at a rare public appearance last week. Lyon was the headliner at the 2014 National Geographic Photography Seminar, a day-long event held January... More

Look3: Josef Koudelka on the Measure of a Photographer, Courage, and Controlling Your Own Destiny

Posted by on Monday June 17, 2013 | Events, Fine Art, Photojournalism

Legendary photographer Josef Koudelka packed the house at the Paramount Theater in downtown Charlottesville during the Look3 Festival of the Photograph over the weekend, and the audience greeted him with a standing ovation after master of ceremonies, photographer Vince Musi, announced that Koudelka had been reluctant to participate. Koudelka, who has a reputation as a... More