This two-day conference will feature two dozen top speakers from a variety of organizations that help to create, consume and define photography in a myriad of ways. Each speaker will present a 20-minute TED-style talk on a topic relevant to their area of expertise. A brief Q&A will follow each session. Photographers, technologists, designers and those who care about the direction of photography are encouraged to attend.
Date: Sept. 12 – 13, with kickoff events on Sept. 11
Where: BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, New York City
PhotoShelter recently finalized there speaker roster with NASA astronaut Donald Pettit, who will discuss his role capturing some of the most iconic images from the International Space Station, as well as renowned photojournalist David Burnett who will speak about film photography and mixing techniques in a time of technical change.
These speakers join leaders from Facebook, Google, Blurb, Behance, 20×200, Hipstamatic, and more on the conference lineup. A total of 26 speakers will present in a TED-like format for 20 minutes each over the course of two days. See the full list of speakers.
To kick off the event, a limited-attendance photography workshop will be held on September 11, 2012 at Root Drive-In Studios, with renowned pro photographers, plus informative business seminars. Tickets for the workshop can be purchased at www.photoshelter.com/luminance/register.
In addition, the Luminance #ilovephotography Party will be held Wednesday, September 12, 2012 from 7 pm – 10 pm at Webster Hall in New York City. The party is open to all conference attendees and is sponsored by ImageBrief.
For more schedule information go to the PhotoShelter website.
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