Organised by Leica
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Date: Thursday, 19th November 2020 Time: 16:00-17:00 approx
Overview: Join renowned photographer Phil Penman to learn about his Street photography techniques including how to approach people on the street, pre-visualising a shot, and shooting in black and white. A street photographer’s vision can be shaped by life experiences. Phil will delve into his past as a street cleaner, DJ, Garbage man, milkman, sheep farmer, cycling salesman and 20 years in the news industry and how those experiences have shaped his photography today. About Phil Penman UK-born, NY-based photographer Phil Penman has documented the rapid flux of New York City’s streets for over 25 years. With clients ranging from People Magazine to The Daily Telegraph, he has photographed celebrated living legends, including Jennifer Lopez and Bill Gates, and captured historical moments such as the September 11th Terrorist Attacks. Penman’s distinctive style, versatility and dedication to his craft have won him prestigious awards and exhibitions and distinction as one of the “52 Most Influential Street Photographers” alongside industry legends, Henri Cartier-Bresson and Sebastião Salgado.
His debut book “STREET” launched as the Number 1 new release on Amazon for Street Photography, and has since become a best seller and featured at MOMA in New York.