Networking like a Pro: Making the Most of Every Encounter

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ASMP member Yasmin Alishav recently relocated to Portland, OR. She is a food photographer, food stylist and trained chef. She started  ASMP as a member of LA and reconnected with ASMP in Portland because she recognizes that a high level of community involvement is good for her business and because volunteer work is deeply important to her. She is a self-described voracious networker and believes every encounter is valid. Yasmin’s Background Yasmin attended Le Cordon…

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Reminder to Update Find a Photographer Portfolios by March 31

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    This is a reminder to Professional and Life members that Find a Photographer portfolio updates will need to be completed by March 31st to accommodate new platform configurations for Find a Photographer. After that date, any Find a Photographer account that contains legacy images that have not been upgraded to include image dimensions established for the new platform or reflect new specialty categories, will be categorized as unpublished until the necessary portfolio revisions are made. Additionally, if members have…

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Henrik de Gyor: Interview with Tom Kennedy about Rights Management

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Henrik de Gyor, consultant, podcaster, and writer, will be guest speaker in an upcoming Strictly Business Webinar entitled, Tech Talk: Why Ignoring Rights Management Will Cost You. Diving into the world of Rights Management, Henrik will discuss the standards, services, and technologies that can help enforce, track, monitor, and monetize rights for many creative and media professionals. The attached transcript is an excerpt from Henrik de Gyor’s book, The Global State of Rights Management 2016  – Now available…

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Strictly Business Update Week Ending 03.17.2017

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Strictly Business Update Table of Contents ASMP Announces Newly-Appointed 2017/18 National Board Director Member Spotlights – Jennie Jones and Jared Johnson Strictly Business Webinar Series Legal Talk: Contracts with Nathan Hoerschelmann – March 29th Tech Talk: Rights Management with Henrik de Gyor – April 19th Questions with a Pro: Eric Meola Update Auto Renewal Info in Member Profiles Member Benefits Update Member Opportunities Page LIVE! Contribute in 2017! Weekend Reading National and Chapter Events Current…

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The Times Sweeps Overseas Press Club Photo Awards

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[By James Estrin, The New York Times] From coverage of state-sanctioned killings of drug users in the Philippines to in-depth reports on Venezuela’s economic and social collapse, The New York Times swept the Overseas Press Club’s photography awards. Recognizing “exceptional courage and enterprise,” the Overseas Press Club awarded its Robert Capa gold medal to Bryan Denton and Sergey Ponomarev of The New York Times for their coverage of the fight against ISIS and its aftermath. Read…

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