Wednesday, March 4th
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Linsly-Chittenden Hall, Room 102
New Haven, CT 06510
ASMP Members: $20
Students (with current ID): FREE
One of the most exciting recent developments for photographers is the growth of new markets for their work. Whether a fine print is shown in a museum or in a corporate office, reproduced as book cover illustration or featured within product advertising, the value of that photograph is different for each buyer. In this seminar, Mary Virginia Swanson will provide an overview of the value of your work within today's diverse photography marketplace.
About Mary Virginia Swanson
Advisor to Artists and Arts Organizations
Mary Virginia Swanson is an innovator, educator, author, advisor and entrepreneur in the field of photography. After receiving her MFA in Photography (Arizona State University, 1979) she directed educational programs for The Friends of Photography including the Ansel Adams Workshop, headed special projects at Magnum Photos, and in 1991 founded SWANSTOCK, an innovative photo agency that managed licensing rights for fine art photographers. During her career she has coordinated educational, exhibition and publication programs for a wide range of institutions and organizations. Her seminars, workshops and lectures on trends and opportunities in photography have aided countless photographers in moving their careers to the next level.
Ms. Swanson is the author of The Business of Photography: Principles and Practices, and coauthored with Darius Himes Publish Your Photography Book(Princeton Architectural Press, 2011, updated and revised 2014). Her forthcoming title Finding Your Audience: An Introduction to Marketing Your Photographs will be released in 2015. Swanson has contributed articles in numerous publications, including Photo District News, British Journal of Photography and the compilation The Education of a Photographer.
To read her complete bio please visit her website.
Thursday, March 5th
multiple time slots available
booked on a "first come, first served" basis
Hampton Inn & Suites
West Haven, CT
Attending CT ASMP Members: $200
While in New Haven, as a guest of ASMP CT chapter, Ms. Swanson will be offering a limited number of one- time, discounted one-hour consultations to current ASMP CT members who attend her lecture on Wednesday, March 4th. Ms. Swanson will tailor her mentoring services to meet your goals, such as:
Please download this PDF. It contains all the information regarding locations and how to sign up. MVS' assistant will be in charge of scheduling and has left detailed instructions in the PDF.