Six photographers to speak at the Toronto Photographic, Video and Imaging Show
Toronto Star photographers to present at the Toronto Photographic, Video and Imaging Show. May 14-16 at the International Centre at 6900 Airport Road in Mississauga.
Six photographers will speak on topic ranging from exposure to ethics to the olympics.
Here is our schedule and below is the topic each will cover.
Friday May 14
11am - Richard Lautens
1pm - Jim Rankin
3pm - Steve Russell
5pm - Rene Johnston
Saturday May 15
11am - Rene Johnston
1pm - Richard Lautens
3pm - David Cooper
5pm - Rick Madonik
Sunday May 16
11am - Steve Russell
12:30pm - David Cooper
2pm - Jim Rankin
3:30pm -Rick Madonik
The Speakers and their topics,
Your expensive camera is dumb!
Rene will be giving a workshop on reflective light and incidental light and how it affects your photography. Rene encourages attendees to have their cameras ready for an interactive presentation to make images better through exposure.
What do a Newspaper Photographer and Jays' utility infielder Johnny Mac have in common?
The newspaper photographer can do it all AND well AND on demand. That is our strength. Where as a specialty photog like a fashion shooter can planned for weeks to do a shoot, we need to be able to do it right now, in a half-hour, in an alley, in the rain, .....
"Themes"...... Olympics, Afghanistan, Sunnybrook, working on big projects for a paper.
Friday he will be doing a talk on the Vancouver Olympics: a behind the scenes look at what it takes to photograph the Olympic Games. On Saturday, he will be speaking about Photojournalism: How to give greater depth to your photographs.
The Vancouver Olympics and the day to day challenges as photojournalist at a big newspaper.