Some useful links to professional and non-profit organizations.
American Advertising FederationAperture FoundationThe Art Directors ClubArt Directors Club, GermanyArt Directors Club, SchweizAssociation of Independent Commercial ProducersAssociation of PhotographersThe Biritish Association of Picture Libraries and Agenciesc de c - Club de Creativos, SpainUJJEF. Communication et EnterpriseCreativ Club AustriaCreative Club BelgiumCreative Circle, DenmarkHatchfestThe International Center of PhotographyKids with CamerasNew York Women in Film and TelevisionThe One ClubScreen Producers Association of AustraliaSwedish Advertising AssociationWorld Press PhotoYoungGuns International Advertising AwardYoung Dogs, NetherlandsGBC - Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS
|The Day I Shot/True Lies: Nick Bull works with photographers for magazines such as Vanity Fair and Esquire. To work with any of the hot photographers featured here, contact Nick at firstname.lastname@example.orgSpotlight: Waldo Barker is a Photographers Agent at Getty Images. He works on the assignment team in London producing commissioned shoots for clients such as Sony, Vodafone and Nike. To find out more about photographers for commissioned shoots, contact Waldo at email@example.com. Darren Bolton is Group Creative Director of brand communication agency Gyro International. Sony is one of Gyro’s clients (gyrointernational.com).
Lost & Found: Matt Butson is Vice President of Getty Images Archive. For a super-sharp synopsis of photography’s last 150 years, contact Matt at firstname.lastname@example.orgCover Story: Rick Mayston is Getty Images’ National Account Manager for the UK book-publishing industry. For all your attention-grabbing book-related image needs, contact Rick at email@example.com. Sheridan Wall is a director of book-jacket designers Wall Creative (wallcreative.com). Blacksheep (blacksheep-uk.com) is a design agency which has specialist experience in the publishing sector.
Shot From Both Sides: Hugh Pinney is Getty Images’ Managing Editor for News covering the EMEA and Asia Pacific regions. Pancho Bernasconi is Director of Photography/News for Getty Images and based in New York. Stuart Hannagan is Getty Images’ Director of Photography responsible for the coverage of sport, news, entertainment and photo assignments for Australia, New Zealand and parts of Asia-Pacific. Contact them at firstname.lastname@example.orgBefore Words: Lewis Blackwell is Group Creative Director of Getty Images, leading the development of still and moving imagery. The author of several best-selling books on creativity, he is in demand as a writer and speaker. Pierre Penicaud, is an Art Director, Publicis Conseil, Paris (publicis.fr). Max Oppenheim is a photographer who has shot campaigns for clients such as Paul Smith and London’s Independent newspaper. Robert Beck, Creative Director Young and Rubicam, New York (yr.com). Geoff Dyer’s books include Out of Sheer Rage (a finalist, in America, for a National Book Critics Circle Award), and, most recently, The Ongoing Moment. He lives in London. Xurxo Lobato (xurxolobato.com) is a photographer, with 20 years of experience as photojournalist for magazines and newspapers such as El País, El Periódico, Cambio 16, Vogue, Elle, El Mundo. Andreas Brückner, Creative Director of Draft Munich (draftmunich.com), has worked with clients such as BMW, Deutsche Telekom and Microsoft.
The Cleaners: As picture editor and photographer, Steve Blogg has worked on a variety of national UK daily newspapers. As Director of Editorial Contributions at Getty Images, he is currently working with an exciting crop of photographers, in reportage, such as Jonathan Olley. If you are in Europe and want to work with any of the editorial assignment photographers contact Steve at email@example.com. In the US, you should contact David Laidler, Director of Photography, Editorial at Getty Images who works with a team of award-winning photojournalists to provide cutting-edge news and cultural-interest features. Contact David at firstname.lastname@example.orgThe Next Big Idea: Lewis Blackwell (London) chaired the panel of The Next Big Idea. Jeremy Hollister is Cofounder and Creative Director of Plus et Plus in New York (plusetplus.com). Sophie de la Motte is Executive Producer and Managing Director, Hamster Publicité, Paris (hamsterpub.com) John Turk is Cofounder of RES (res.com). Mark Waites is Creative Director of Mother in London (motherlondon.com). Kristl Date-Dopps is the Director of Product Marketing Film at Getty Images and is based in Seattle. To find out the latest in using pre-shot footage, contact Kristl at email@example.comGlobeprobe: Rebecca Swift is Director of Creative Planning at Getty Images. Getty Images Creative Research analyzes the latest visual trends, providing the basis for our art-directed shoots in stills and film. To find out what’s hot in six months time, contact Rebecca at firstname.lastname@example.orgConspiracy Corner: Lee Shoulders is Director of Archival Film Content at Getty Images. She oversees over 15,000 hours of newsreels, documentaries, home movies and educational, industrial and feature films, as well as shorts. She has also been an active member of the Association of Moving Image Archivists since 1994 and was elected to its board of directors in 2000. Contact Lee at email@example.comAnother Country: Peggy Willett is Director of Community and Industry Relations and has worked on the development of the Market Photo Workshop’s Photojournalism and Documentary Photography program. Contact Peggy at firstname.lastname@example.org. John Fleetwood is director of the Market Photo Workshop. Contact John at JohnFleetwood@marketphotoworkshop.co.za|