Aude Guerrucci, Rachel Luna, Tish Lampert, Nicole Charky, Amy Tierney

Women Photojournalists Share their Professionalism at Canon Burbank

September 17, 2018 by Amy Tierney, VP Board of Dir, ASMP-LA + SanDisk Ambassador Photographer photographs by Alison Buck On September 16 I woke up to a National Public Radio story titled “Photojournalists are Demanding a #MeToo Reckoning” as reported by Lulu Garcia-Navarro.  The day before, I moderated a panel of women photojournalists (Nicole Charky,…

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Member Spotlight: Kimberly Genevieve

Kimberly Genevieve is a lifestyle & commercial photographer whose aesthetic blends sun-kissed surfer style with bright palettes and an eye for clean design and composition. Her style captures the magic of a single moment, speaking in color and movement and she draws inspiration from the everyday. ASMP-LA interviewed Kimberly about her commercial work, creating gifs and…

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Member Spotlight: Sheryl Nields

 Sheryl Nields is a portrait photographer working in the celebrity entertainment industry. Sheryl’s work is described as perfectly orchestrated chaos.  From her earliest published work to commissions for Paramount Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox and Fox Searchlight, Focus Features, Interscope, Sony Music, Hollywood Records, Esquire, Elle and Entertainment Weekly, each of her images testifies to a creative environment…

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What Happened – Coffee Networking Event at Groundwork Coffee

Posted by:  Amy Tierney, VP, Board of Dir, ASMP-LA, May 22, 2018 So, what happened during our Coffee Meet-up Launch Event at our sponsor location Groundwork coffee?  Really enjoyable networking and community building as you can see from the pictures below.  The best part, as I experienced it, was when we gathered for fifteen minutes…

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Student Membership Benefits

USC Photojournalism Professor Miki Turner, ASMP-LA Board VP, Amy Tierney, and USC undergraduate photojournalism students

ASMP-LA Student Membership Benefits

Hello student photographers!  Our LA chapter wants you to know about actual resources that will help you become the best professional you want to be.  I wish I knew about this when I was a student.  I’m certain I would have had a more robust practice, sooner, as a result. Last week I reached out…

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Lobster fishing off the coast of Maine. Photos by Tracy + David

Member Spotlight: Tracy + David

Tracy Boulian and David Ahntholz are the husband and wife team behind Tracy + David. Based in Southern California, they are both photographers/directors, who love collaborating on shoots together.   Tell us about the project? Was this a personal project or commissioned work? What was your vision? This was a personal project. We were in New England…

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Member Spotlight: Chris Flynn

Chris Flynn is a portrait, event, and editorial photographer based in Los Angeles. Since moving to LA three years, ago he has been creating a black and white personal project focused on classic cars and street photography. ASMP-LA interviewed him about this series. Tell us a little about this project. What inspired you? I began this project…

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Member Spotlight: Jaime Kowal

Jaime Kowal is a documentary, travel and lifestyle photographer based in Palm Springs and Los Angeles. She recently returned from an assignment in Botswana, Zambia and South Africa. ASMP-LA interviewed Jaime about the project.  What was the assignment? The assignment was a safari story for the travel section in Delicious Magazine, Australia’s largest food and…

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Group Photo: front row: Genevieve Dillenger, Jenna Close, Kaya May Espiritu, Paris Chong, Amy Tierney, (back row) Awnica Browne, Kim Kral, Molly Peters, Jenn Harrington, LJ Lo Murray @vivienphotos

LA Chapter: Program Spotlight: Ladies Power Brunch

ASMP e-interviewed LA Chapter Vice President Amy Tierney about how they manage their Ladies Power Brunch event. Can you give us a basic description of the program? The event was called “The 2nd Annual Ladies Power Brunch”.  The purpose of the event was to network and educate the imaging community as a whole about the…

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