The Insight Lecture Programme
NEW Speakers announced by The British Journal of Photography - The Insight Lecture Programme
Thursday 18th June 09
Nadav Kander, one of the world’s leading advertising photographers, will be presenting with the BJP editor Simon Bainbridge, talking about his commercial and person work, and the story behind Obama’s People, for which he photographed the US president’s entire support team. Shot for The New York Times Magazine, the images are currently on show in Birmingham.
Friday 19th June 09
Veteran travel and documentary photographer, David Alan Harvey has shot more than 40 photo essays for National Geographic, and is a leading member of the legendary agency, Magnum Photos. He’ll be flying in from New York to share his experiences.
BJP will also stage two live debates at DPI. For ‘Beyond Photoshop’ (18 June), an expert panel will discuss the impact of new digital technologies, the threat of computer generated imagery to professional photography.
‘Photography rights’ (19 June) will bring together a panel to discusses why photographers are increasingly prevented from shooting in public, what can be done about encroaching restrictions.
Further speakers will be announced soon...
Photography by Judah Passow - picture caption: West Beirut 1983 #4
Judah Passow fine art print sales at Gallery 1839