21 February, 2017 06:07

Strictly Business Webinar Series


ASMP Talk: Freelancing with Todd Bigelow

Tuesday, February 21st @ 11amPT/2pmET

Join ASMP Executive Director, Tom Kennedy, in a virtual interview with LA-based freelance photographer, Todd Bigelow, to discuss the many issues – building a portfolio, making client connections, licensing, protecting your works – facing freelance photographers in today’s fast-paced, tumultuous times. Following the one-on-one interview, Tom will open up the discussion with Todd to include a Q&A with webinar attendees. So, prepare your questions and REGISTER TODAY for a very insightful and inspiring talk with one of the industry’s most thoughtful and experienced creators.

Register for the event NOW!



Los Angeles based freelance photographer Todd Bigelow has handled assignment work for more than twenty-five years for some of the world’s leading publications, non-profits and corporations including Sports Illustrated, National Geographic Traveler, Smithsonian, Time, ESPN.com, Newsweek, People, The NY Times Magazine, Costco, Target, The James Irvine Foundation and others. While at the LA Times he contributed to two team Pulitzer Prizes for coverage of the LA Riots and Northridge Earthquake. Portions of his long term project documenting immigration have been exhibited internationally and several images reside in the permanent collection at the California Museum of Photography and the Oakland Museum of California. His workshop, The Business of Photography, is offered by leading universities, professional photography organizations and photography conferences around the country and has been named three times as a “fantastic” and “inspiring” workshop by Photoshelter. Todd also teaches photography and photojournalism courses at California State University Northridge and UCLA Extension.

Upcoming workshops

Course topics, testimonials and registration links at www.BusinessOfPhotographyWorkshop.com

NPPA Northern Short Course, March 2-4 in Fairfax, VA. Todd will teach two workshop sessions:

• Understanding and Breaking into the Freelance Market (75 minutes)

• Analyzing Contracts, Creating Licensing Revenue and Basic Rate Structure (2.5 hrs)

UCLA, March 18–19, 9am-5pm both days. This is the full workshop.

Jan. 28th – Sony Artisans Talk at MOPA

Free to attend, RSVP today!
Click here for more info:

You’re invited to a Photo Talk with Sony Artisans

Meet Sony’s Artisans of Imagery for an inspiring conversation and panel presentation of their work hosted by Sony Electronics Inc. at MOPA’s Joan and Irwin Jacobs Theater.

Saturday, January 28, 6 – 8 p.m.
at the Museum of Photographic Arts
1649 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101

Sony Artisans in attendance:
Nino Rakichevich
Paul Gero
Scott Robert Lim


RSVP by January 20 to be entered into our Opportunity Drawings!
No. 1: MOPA Shop Package
No. 2: Two MOPA Crew Memberships
No. 3: VIP experience for two at the opening of Prix Pictet: Disorder

DEADLINE COMING UP :: College & High School Photography Contest

Photographer’s Forum Magazine
presents the
Sponsored by PENTAX


Over $8,500 in Cash Grants and Prizes
All Winning and Finalist Images Published

[Photo Contest – Enter Today]

1st PLACE :: COLLEGE :: $2,000 plus PENTAX K-3 II camera and lens system* 1st PLACE :: HIGH SCHOOL :: $2,000 plus PENTAX K-3 II camera and lens system* –
2nd PLACE :: COLLEGE :: $1,000 cash grant
2nd PLACE :: HIGH SCHOOL :: $1,000 cash grant

3rd PLACE :: COLLEGE :: $500 cash grant
3rd PLACE :: HIGH SCHOOL :: $500 cash grant

4th PLACE AWARDS (x5) :: COLLEGE :: Five $150 grants
4th PLACE AWARDS (x5) :: HIGH SCHOOL :: Five $150 grants

All Honorable Mentions will be listed in the May 2017 issue of Photographer’s Forum magazine and will receive a certificate of outstanding merit.

Photo Contest – due 11/28/16

Council Representative to Councilmember Pamela Bensoussan

Mayor & Council Office, City of Chula Vista

276 Fourth Avenue Chula Vista, CA 91910

Tel: (619) 691-5044 Direct: (619) 585-5614