Debra Weiss Creative Consultant
Programs & Events
Copyright: Know It or Blow It
COPYRIGHT = $$$
Understanding how to put copyright to work for you is crucial to your success as photographer. Predatory image rights demands and widespread image theft can leave a photographer's business in jeopardy. Learn what you need to succeed. Knowledge is power.
Everyone's a Photographer
How To Deal With It, Get Noticed and Land The Job
Anyone can take at least one good picture today and Instagram is living proof of that. Not only has it made everyone believe they’re a photographer, it has completely altered the way that creatives and buyers find talent. With over 50 million images uploaded daily along with all of the other venues to source photographers, getting noticed can seem daunting at best. A program to help you better understand why and how photographers are chosen.
Of all the photographic genres, none is as alluring and at the same time as elusive as the world of fashion photography. A panel of experts share their thoughts and opinions on how, what and who you need to know.
The realities, fantasies, rewards and pitfalls will be discussed as you learn about getting published, working with the right team (stylists, hair and make-up artists, retouchers, etc.) Hear first-hand about the roles that all of these experts play, how these relationships work and how important each of these aspects are to achieving success in this very exclusive universe.
Too often our fears block our path to success. Freelancers, especially those in the creative fields take that fear to a new level. You do not have to fall victim to this. You have more power than you think. This program is designed to impart practical tips to get you beyond whatever is depriving you of achieving your goals.
Photojournalism and Its Role in the Fine Art World
Once relegated to the front pages of newspapers, images created for photojournalistic purpose can now be found among collections belonging to prestigious institutions and discerning collectors throughout the world. This program explores the shift in perception of this incredible and important genre.
Show & Tell Picture Stories
Show & Tell Picture Stories is an intimate, unique marketing platform designed to ignite relationships between great photographers and creative decision makers. This multi course dinner with wine pairings is by invitation only and limited to a select group of eight photographers maxim
The Hit List
Industry experts choose their 10 favorite photographs and tell you why.