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ASMP-SNW Presents

Portfolio Review with James Colton

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Portfolios are what make and break the photographer.

Jim Colton, former Director of Photography for Newsweek and Photography Editor for Sports Illustrated, will be providing 20 minute structured critiques, whether you need detailed photo-by-photo critique, help editing down and preparing contest entries, or just a fresh eye to help you move in the right direction in creating/updating your portfolio.

Sign up for a 20 minute critique, there is a limit of 9 spaces available.

Critiques will be taking place in the Tin Lizzy Lounge inside the MarQueen Hotel.

IMPORTANT: when you register send an email to with your preferred timeslot. Heidi will reply with your actual time.

James K. Colton recently left Sports Illustrated after 15 years as their Photography Editor and is currently a writer and educator. He began his career in 1972 at the Associate Press. Five years later he joined Newsweek and became their Director of Photography. He was the Jury Chairman for the World Press Photo contest in 2005., received an International Photography Awards "lucie" for Picture Editor of the Year in 2007, was the recipient of the "Focus" award for Lifetime Achievement by the Griffin Museum in 1010 and has been acknowledged as one of the 100 most important people in photography by American Photo.

Also, be sure to check out Jim's seminar of The Digital Evolution: Photography and Sports in Our Changing Times.