Archive for September, 2012

Continuing the Conversation

Posted: September 28th, 2012

[by Judy Herrmann] Throughout the ASMP Symposium yesterday, we were invited to share our “a-ha moments” – those flashes of inspiration or insight that happen when you suddenly see something in a different light. I had many a-ha moments throughout the day.  Literally each and every panelist gave me a new way to look at [...]

ASMP Symposium: Today.

Posted: September 27th, 2012

9:00 am – 3:30 pm (Eastern) Join the discussion: Live. Live Stream. TWUBS #SBMS2012  

Wrangling Technology

Posted: September 26th, 2012

Tomorrow marks the launch of The ASMP Guide to New Markets in Photography at ASMP’s Times Center Symposium, Sustainable Business Models: Issues and Trends Facing Visual Artists.  We hope you’ll join us live or via live stream. The third chapter of the Guide, The Role of Technology, was written by Peter Krogh, who today offers insights [...]

Small Changes Taken Together

Posted: September 25th, 2012

Therese Gietler, producer and manager of AndyBATT Studio, serves as a panelist for the session “A Candid Discussion with Working Pros. Have they found the answers?” during ASMP’s Symposium this Thursday. In person attendees can register here.  Registration is not required for the live stream presentation. There are days that I love my job, and [...]

The Changing World of Visual Communications

Posted: September 24th, 2012

The ASMP Guide to New Markets will launch next week at ASMP’s Symposium on September 27th where the first 100 people to arrive at the Times Center in New York will get a free copy.  Those who can’t attend live, can watch the livestream via asmp.org/symposium.  Tom Kennedy authored the second chapter of the book: [...]

Four Trends to Watch

Posted: September 21st, 2012

A thought provoking author, speaker and blogger, Jay Kinghorn, will moderate 2 panel discussions for ASMP’s September 27th Symposium.  In person attendees can register here.  Registration is not required for the live stream presentation. I believe we’re in the midst of a profound and long-term shift in publishing, marketing and advertising. The business models, distribution [...]

The Meeting…

Posted: September 20th, 2012

Liz Miller-Gershfeld, VP, Sr. Art Producer at Energy BBDO, brings nearly 20 years of experience producing award-winning advertising to ASMP’s September 27th Symposium where she will serve as a panelist for the session “Current Distribution Models that Offer Compensation to Creators. Are these the answers?”   In person attendees can register here.  Registration is not [...]

Sustainable Business Models

Posted: September 19th, 2012

CEO of VII Photo, Stephen Mayes has had a long and illustrious career as a leader in the stock licensing arena. Stephen will serve as a panelist for the session “The Challenge: Sustainable and Ongoing Creator Compensation” during ASMP’s September 27th Symposium. In person attendees can register here.  Registration is not required for the live [...]

Curating the Conversation

Posted: September 18th, 2012

For the remainder of this week, we’ll continue to focus on topics relating to the September 27th launch of ASMP’s upcoming Symposium and book, The ASMP Guide to New Markets in Photography.  Register here to attend the live event. Registration is not required for the live stream presentation.  A key force behind the development of [...]

Join ASMP at DV West and Save!

Posted: September 17th, 2012

ASMP invites you to be our guest at Digital Video Expo, September 19 – 21, 2012 at the Pasadena Convention Center.  Register online with code EXH to receive a free exhibit hall pass (a $25 value) and $50 off the LA Post | Production Conference, co-located at DV Expo. ASMP Members: Use our Member Benefits [...]

Business Evolution

Posted: September 14th, 2012

 Andy Batt, a photographer working with both still and motion imagery will serve as a panelist for the session “A Candid Discussion with Working Pros. Have they found the answers?” during ASMP’s September 27th Symposium. In person attendees can register here.  Registration is not required for the live stream presentation. Our current business model is [...]

Collective Rights Management

Posted: September 13th, 2012

CEO of the Copyright Licensing Agency, Kevin Fitzgerald, has also worked as a publisher and writer.  Kevin will serve as a panelist for the session “The Challenge: Sustainable and Ongoing Creator Compensation” during ASMP’s September 27th Symposium. In person attendees can register here.  Registration is not required for the live stream presentation. A key barrier [...]

What an Indie Rockstar Can Teach Photographers

Posted: September 12th, 2012

By providing a user friendly and feature rich technological infrastructure, PhotoShelter, allows creators to license existing imagery independently.  PhotoShelter Co-Founder and Chairman, Allen Murabayashi, will serve as a panelist for the session “Current Distribution Models that Offer Compensation to Creators. Are these the answers?” during ASMP’s September 27th Symposium. In person attendees can register here.  [...]

Finding the “New” Business Model That Best Suits You

Posted: September 11th, 2012

A regular contributor to this blog, Gail Mooney and her partner, Tom Kelly, were early “hybrids” – still photographers who also captured motion.  Gail will serve as a panelist for the session “A Candid Discussion with Working Pros. Have they found the answers?” during ASMP’s September 27th Symposium. In person attendees can register here.  Registration [...]

Sustainable Business Models & Markets

Posted: September 10th, 2012

On September 27, 2012, the ASMP will launch its second Symposium and a new book, The ASMP Guide to New Markets in Photography.  For the next three weeks, we will post contributions from the speakers, organizers and contributors to both of these ground-breaking initiatives.  This series begins today with comments from ASMP’s Executive Director, Eugene [...]

Posted: September 7th, 2012

  “You must be dedicated to finding your own vision and, to do that, you must make the photographs.  There is no easy button to push in becoming an artist; and there is no one size fits all formula for success.  It is personal and it is work.” ~Susan Carr The Art and Business of [...]

Posted: September 6th, 2012

  © Susan Carr

Posted: September 5th, 2012

  © Susan Carr This week, we celebrate Susan Carr’s life and honor her work by posting a photograph each day from Susan’s Intimate Histories:The Power of Place and Significance of Home.  Between 2000 and 2009, Susan created these evocative portraits of homes in which the same family or individual had lived for 40 years [...]

In Memoriam: Susan Carr

Posted: September 4th, 2012

  © Susan Carr “To find your calling is a gift.  A purpose provides the drive to pursue excellence along with an unwavering belief that your work is of value. When you can take this resolve and turn it into a vocation you achieve a rare and extraordinary feat.” ~ Susan Carr, “The Art and [...]