Date: Tuesday November 12, 2013
Time: 6-8 PM
For HPS members, who participated in the HPS Chinatown walk led by Ryan Sakamoto, Ryan requests 15 images on a flash drive or cd for the November meeting as a way of encouraging image sharing to share with the club.Looking forward to seeing your pics.
******Guest Speaker: Mr. Tom Walker
Tom Walker is an image specialist—from creating visual images for his photography business, to crafting brand images and digital strategies for such organizations as MIT, Stanford University, and American Museum of Natural History. Walker also works with photographers and other visual professionals to turn their work into successful cross media ventures which include book, exhibitions and digital initiatives.Working with Pulitzer-prize winning photographer David Hume Kennerly, he produced a book on Kennerly’s years as White House photographer, Extraordinary Circumstances, The Presidency of Gerald R. Ford, and most recently produced National Geographic photographer Paul Chesley’s retrospective book, Paul Chesley: A Photographic Voyage. Other projects include New York Times bestsellers A Day in the Life of America, A Day in the Life of the Soviet Union and America 24/7, as well as From Alice to Ocean, The Who’s Tommy, The Nature of America, and Passage to Vietnam. He also has produced and designed three official Presidential inaugural books and served as one of the official photographers for the 2008 Obama Inauguration.
A former Olympus master photographer, Walker is currently developing a photo book and exhibition of his own photographs entitled Triumph of Spirit featuring his portraits of Paralympic athletes.