“We, Women: The Power of We” Exhibition on the 606

We, Women: The Power of We June 18 – September 30, 2020 On Chicago’s Bloomingdale Trail at The 606 (St. Louis Overlook) We Women: The Power of We highlights 18 impactful socially-engaged projects which examine crucial issues on the minds of many Americans: immigration, education, climate change, race, motherhood and family, gun control, healthcare, religion,…

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MEMBER DISCOUNT – Storytelling with Motion for Photographers Workshop Series

New online workshop series by Scott Thompson! Storytelling with Motion for Photographers Part 1 of 3: Elements of Storytelling – Preproduction, Storyboard, Audio (April 6 – April 14) CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE WORKSHOP SERIES Use discount code ASMP60 for 60% ($600) off the workshop price (ASMP Chicago/Midwest members only). The transition into capturing stories…

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Help Shape our Upcoming Events

ASMP Chicago/Midwest PartyWe’re planning an in-person party for September and want your input! Fill out this form to tell us what you want this event to look like. SkillshareWe’re making practical, skill-based workshops a mainstay of our events calendar. By completing this survey, you can help determine what programs we produce or even teach one…

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Work That Moves Us Forward Recording

On May 11, 2020, ASMP Chicago/Midwest presented Work That Moves Us Forward, a virtual panel featuring photographers Akilah Townsend, Beking Joassaint, Flint Chaney, and Donte Tatum. Thank you to all who took the time to join us! We would like to extend another huge thank you to our panel for sharing their words and time…

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Alex Garcia, A small boat advisory in the Caribbean nearly upends the travelers on a boat traversing to an otherwise inaccessible area off the Nicaragua coast.

Alex Garcia on Storytelling, Continual Growth, and Cuba Workshops

Pulitzer Prize and Cannes Lions Titanium Lion Winner Alex Garcia‘s Strictly Business 2020 talk focuses on diversifying clientele, avoiding being commoditized, and speaking to his transition from an on-staff photojournalist to working to being a storyteller in stills and video with clients in corporate, non-profit and advertising worlds. With a new year and new 2020…

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Inseus Founder Ashley Nelson on Mindfulness

Inseus (@inseusmindfulness) Founder Ashley Nelson shares insight into her work and mindfulness practice in anticipation of her talk Mindfulness as the Unlock– your Super Power! at Strictly Business 2020. Her Q&A defines mindfulness, builds leadership skills, and looks at those who challenge us as sources from inspiration. Learn more next Saturday, 1/18 at Strictly Business…

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Alex Wallbaum & Evan Sheehan on Social Media, Collaboration, & Future Use Studio

Photographers and digital content creators Evan Sheehan (@evantsheehan) and Alex Wallbaum (@alexwallbaum) join us for a conversation about their work, collaborative practice, and social media strategies on Saturday, January 18 at Strictly Business! Evan and Alex offer a look into their work, ideas surrounding their social media presence, tips on successful collaborations, and Future Use…

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A Moment with Martine Séverin

Fashion & Lifestyle Photographer, Martine Séverin leads an interactive workshop titled Letting Your Purpose Drive Your Work at ASMP Chicago/Midwest’s Strictly Business 2020 on January 18, 2020 at mHUB Chicago! We caught up with Martine to ask a few questions about her business, practice, and for a peek inside her plans for the workshop. See her…

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Image credit: Ari Neiditz

Henryk Ross Exhibition Opening at Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center

ASMP Chicago/Midwest is incredibly honored to be community partners with the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center for their newest exhibition Memory Unearthed: The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross on view now through January 12, 2020. Our members got a first look at the exhibition during the opening celebration on September 22, 2019! Thank you…

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