About this Event
In this interactive event, learn from two industry experts about how to present your portfolio and build lasting professional relationships. The event will consist of an overview about putting together your portfolio, two live portfolio reviews, a presentation about best practices, and a Q&A discussion. Attendees will have the chance at an invaluable learning experience to get their portfolio review session critiqued.
Do you want the opportunity to be one of the two participants selected for the live portfolio demonstration? Register now and submit your portfolio by September 16th at 9pm. The portfolio reviewees will be chosen by the presenters via submission to this link: HERE
If you’d like to enter your portfolio for a chance to be reviewed, submit up to 20 images with the following:
Sized 1920 pixels on the long side
JPEG images only
Files must be named first name_last name_#.jpg
Deadline is 9/16/19 at 9pm EST
Must be registered for the event to be considered
Please note that your portfolio will be reviewed and critiqued in front of a live audience. The two reviews will also be used as examples for discussing best practices.
About the Presenters
Raquel Duarte: Integrated Content Producer
With a BFA in photography from SVA and 19 years of field experience, Duarte started young. She conquered the magazine industry first with an internship at Glamour Mag., followed by representing renowned photographers as an Artist’s Agent and most recently Art Producing at advertising agencies, such as Arnold Worldwide, Lloyd&Co, co:collective, DIRECTV, Translation and Pereira O’Dell amongst others. Duarte takes great pleasure in networking, sharing her ever-evolving industry resources, curating photography work and having the honor to collaborate with new artists as well as innovative consumer brands.
Julie Grahame: Consultant, Editor and Curator
Grahame was born in London, England, but moved to New York to manage Retna, an international photo agency. Since then, she has licensed thousands of images, reviewed hundreds of portfolios, judged dozens of competitions and published a handful of websites, including her pride and joy, full-screen photography magazine aCurator. Grahame is also a photographer consultant, and is the senior representative for the estate of Yousuf Karsh.