I have bought advance tickets to see the following photographers on the Super Stage at the Photography Show, NEC March 19th to 21st 2017, I am particularly looking forward to hearing Sebastiao Salgardo speak and hopefully to get my copy of his book “Genesis” signed.
Albert Watson – A lifetime of Images, Sunday 19th Website : www.albertwatson.net
Scottish born, New York based photographer well known for his fashion, celebrity and art photography, he was, for example, the first photographer to shoot Kate Moss nude, on her 18th birthday in 1993 in Marrakesh.
Jill Furmanovsky – My Rock and Roll Career, Sunday 19th http://www.jillfurmanovsky.com/
Rockarchive founder, Jill Furmanovsky, was born and brought up in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), Her parents moved to London in 1965 when Jill was 11 years old. Artists photographed in her 40 year career include many of the biggest names in rock music: Pink Floyd, Bob Marley, Eric Clapton, Blondie, The Police, Led Zeppelin, The Pretenders, Bob Dylan, Amy Winehouse and Oasis are but a few. She has also directed videos for Oasis and The Pretenders.
David Alan Harvey – Shoot What you feel, Tuesday 21st https://www.davidalanharvey.com
David Alan Harvey (June 6, 1944) is an American photographer, based in North Carolina and New York City and has been a full member of the Magnum Photos agency since 1997. He has photographed extensively for National Geographic magazine. He is publisher and editor of Burn Magazine, an online publication featuring the work of emerging photographers.
Sebastiao Salgardo – A morning with Sebastiao Selgardo, Tuseday 21st
Sebastião Salgado, one of the world’s most influential living photographers,’A morning with Sebastiao Salgado’ will offer fans a rare look into the award-winning Brazilian photographer’s most recent long-term project, ‘Genesis’. Eight years in the making, the ambitious project has seen him setting out to document the areas and communities of the world yet to be touched by modern civilisation.