ASPP DC/South Presents:The Craft of Storytelling -Through the Lens of Masters
join ASPP DC/SOUTH for an evening of insights and wonders as two masters
of photography share their experiences and stories with us.
Nowitz presents: Mastering
Light: Using Light to Tell A Story
Garrett presents: The Origin of Civilization in the
NOVEMBER 13, 2012
6:00 to 9:00 PM
6pm - Wine and Beer Reception with Networking
7pm - Presentation with Richard Nowitz and Kenneth Garrett
Boston University Center for Digital Imaging Arts (BUCDIA)
1055 Thomas Jefferson Street, NW
Studio A - Lower Level
Washington, DC 20007
ASPP Current Members and Students $10
Sister Organizations (WHNPA NPPA APA ASMP WPOW) $15
General Admission $20
Transportation and Parking at BUCIDA:
Metro: Take the
Orange or Blue line to the Foggy Bottom stop (15 minute walk to BUCDIA) or
Rosslyn stop (25 minute walk).
Shuttle: The Georgetown Metro Connection runs
from 7:00am to midnight daily, picking up passengers at the Foggy Bottom and
Rosslyn stops every ten minutes. Stop is a few minute walk away from BUCDIA
Bus: The DC
Circulator runs from Union Station to Georgetown via M Street.
Parking: There is a convenient parking garage
adjacent to BUCDIA. $10 and stays open until midnight
RICHARD NOWITZ BIO
Nowitz has contributed to National Geographic books and
magazines since 1992. His pictures regularly appear in the world's leading
travel guides and magazines, including Endless Vacations,GEO, Smithsonian, Time,
and U.S. News & World Report. He is also a frequent contributor to Conde
Nast Traveler's monthly "Room With a View" feature.
He has been the principal photographer of six Insight Travel
Guides on Israel, Egypt, Cairo, Jerusalem, Wales, and London, as well as for
large-format gift books on Israel, Turkey, and Egypt.
In 1995 Nowitz received the Educational Press Association's
Award for Excellence in Educational Journalism.
Nowitz also gives photo-lighting seminars at regional
U.S. camera shows, sharing his creative ability to work with people using
lighting and filters in his travel assignment photography. He lives in
Rockville, Maryland, with his wife and three children.
KENNETH GARRETT BIO
Ken Garrett was born September 23, 1953, in Columbia,
Missouri. He got an early start in photography by attending photojournalism
workshops at the University of Missouri in 1970 and 1972. He received a B.A. in
anthropology from the University of Virginia in 1976.
That same year, he shot his first article for National
Geographic, a story about tall ships titled "Square-rigger: Voyage From
Baltic to Bicentennial." Specializing in archaeology, paleontology, and
ancient cultures worldwide, Garrett's other articles include "La Ruta
Maya," "The Iceman," "Death on the Nile: Saqqara,"
"Lost World of the Little People: The People Time Forgot," "The
New Face of King Tut: His Life and Death," and a series on the dawn of
Garrett has also photographed a number of articles for National
Geographic Traveler, including stories on Bermuda, New York's Finger Lakes,
West Virginia's Potomac Highland, and Virginia's Loudon County.
His extensive book credits include El Templo Mayor: The
Great Temple of the Aztecs in Mexico; Floaters and Stickups; Egypt of
Pharaohs; Tutankamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs; The Judas
Gospel; Lucy's Child; and Bulgaria's Gold Rush.
Garrett's work has been exhibited at the Smithsonian
Institution, the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology &
Anthropology, and in Egypt, Cuba, and Japan. It has also been published
in Smithsonian, Air and Space, Archaeology,Fortune, Forbes, Time, Life, Audubon, GEO, National
Wildlife, and Natural History. His corporate clients include IBM, the
Marriott Corporation, UNC Aviation, and Starbucks Coffee.
Garrett lives in Broad Run, Virginia, with his wife, Lucie,
and their daughters, Kate and Julie.