The Advertising Photographers Of America. San Francisco Proudly Presents
Dan Winters will discuss his early influences and interest in film and photography, as well as his path to becoming an world renowned advertising, celebrity, and editorial photographer.
He will also will chronicle the process in creating his first book, Dan Winters: Periodical Photographs, which was just released by Aperture. Periodical Photographs will be available for $45 (cash or check) and there will be a book signing. All book proceeds benefit the Aperture Foundation.
Known for the broad range of subject matter that he is able to interpret, Dan is widely recognized for his unusual celebrity portraiture, his scientific photography, and his photojournalistic stories.
Dan has won over 100 National and International Awards, from American Photography, Communication Arts, The Society of Publication Designers, PDN, The Art Directors Club of New York, and a First Place World Press Photo Award in the portrait category, among others. He was also awarded the prestigious Alfred Eisenstaedt Award for Magazine Photography. And he was honored by Kodak as a photo Icon in their biographical Legends series.
Dan has shot regular assignments for magazines such as Esquire, GQ, Vanity Fair, The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, New York Magazine, Texas Monthly, Wired, Discover, Entertainment Weekly, Rolling Stone, Newsweek, Time, and many others.
His clients for print, advertising and commercials include Nike, LG, Microsoft, IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Sony, Bose, Saturn, Sega, Fila, Cobra, Warner Brothers, Paramount, Dreamworks, Columbia TriStar and Twentieth Century Fox.
Regular music clients include RCA/Sony BMG, Interscope/Geffen/A&M, Warner Brothers and Epitaph.
Check out http://www.danwintersphoto.com
Don't miss a blog interview with Scott Dadich, Wired Magazine's Creative Director, with behind the scenes info and photos of Dan Winter's recent cover photo shoot of Brad Pitt: http://www.whatsthejackanory.com/2009/07/wired-to-the-new-rules/
APA SF & AAU Proudly present:
7:30 to 9:30 PM
Doors open at 6:30
AAU Morgan Auditorium, 491 Post, San Francisco
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APA Members: $5 in advance or $10 at the door
General Admission: $10 in advance or $15 at the door
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