LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER
PDN’s associate publisher Mark Brown. Joe was recently honored
for his lifetime of work at the PhotoImaging Manufacturers and
are required to take
Distributors Association (PMDA) dinner. When he accepted his
on new roles and tasks
award, he shared stories about all that he’s learned through his
in order to reach new
collaborations with clients, editors and assistants.
clients and audiences,
Joe will be speaking at WPPI on March 3 in Las Vegas, and I am
sure he will talk about his lifetime of collaboration, as well as his
beyond their status
love of photography. In a recent interview with photo editor Jimmy
as solo artists to work
Colton, Joe said: “In the field we have to decide: Win, lose or draw.
That’s all OK because we were there, at that moment of exposure.
Present. Engaged. Breathing the air, with an eye in the lens, hoping
and creatives. This
and waiting for a defining, conclusive bunch of elements to occur
month, we focus on
that fires the head, heart and finger…simultaneously!”
I hope you’ll join us at WPPI, where you’ll have a chance to meet
and learn from colleagues and peers, and form connections for
ABOVE: At the PMDA Awards Dinner with the PMDA
are acting as curators,
Photographer of the Year and 2015 WPPI Keynote
collaborations of your own.
producers or directors
on group projects.
There’s been a recent explosion of these group efforts, initiated by
photographers who jump into them for various reasons—sometimes
to educate themselves and learn from other photographers,
sometimes because there’s a massive project they need help to
complete and sometimes, just for fun.
Lauren Wendle, Vice President, Publisher, PHOTO+
This image shows me with photographer Joe McNally (right) and
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