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Photo Hangouts in Houston, TX, Aug. 9-11
Darrell Miho, Photographer
Las Vegas : LA : SFO : HN | NV | usa | Posted: 7:35 AM on 08.07.18
->> THIS WEEK! Coming to Houston...the first ever AAJA Photojournalist Affinity Group Photo Hangouts! 3 days. 6 photographers. + portfolio review. Learn from some of the best editorial photographers in the nation.

Photo Hangouts was created to educate, motivate and inspire photographers who are interested in pursuing careers in editorial or documentary photography.

We brought together some of the best editorial photographers in the country to share their knowledge and experience to help you see better and shoot better. Each session is 90 minutes long - an approximately one hour presentation from our esteemed photographers, followed by Q&As.

Our confirmed photographers are:
Chang W. Lee, staff photographer, NY Times
Lisa Krantz, staff photographer, San Antonio Express-News
Richard Tsong-Taatarii, staff photographer, Minneapolis Star Tribune
Karen Warren, Houston Chronicle
Laura Elizabeth Pohl, freelance photographer
Robert Seale, freelance photographer

$ 50 1-day pass
$100 3-day pass
50% off for students with a current ID. students must show ID at event.
money raised will support future photography programs and student scholarships to attend the AAJA convention.
Day Passes available at:

AAJA PAG would like to introduce our first ever "Photo Hangouts" where you get to hangout with some of the top editorial photographers in the US, see their work and listen to the stories behind the images.

Come prepared to learn from some of the best in the business.

August 9-11, 2018
Marriott Marquis Hotel
1777 Walker Street
Houston, TX 77001
exact room to be announced

The schedule is as follows...
Thursday, August 9
11:00am Lisa Krantz - Photo Stories
04:00pm Richard Tsong-Taatarii - The Rohingya Crisis

Friday, August 10
09:00am Karen Warren - Hurricane Harvey
11:00am Robert Seale - Lighting for Impact
02:00pm Laura Elizabeth Pohl - Portraits: Families Divided by the Korean War

Saturday, August 11
03:00pm Chang W. Lee - 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics
04:30pm Portfolio Reviews/Photo Critiques

The Photo Hangouts were made possible by the Pulitzer Center, which promotes in-depth engagement with global affairs through its support of quality international journalism across all media platforms and an innovative program of outreach and education.

The Asian American Journalist Association (AAJA) is a non-profit organization committed to ensuring a fair representation of Asian Americans in the work place and in the media. The Photojournalist Affinity Group (PAG) is a sub group of AAJA and is focused on supporting and providing guidance to photojournalists and documentary photographers with educational programs and mentors to help further their careers.
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