Outreach Spotlight: Eddie Adams Workshop

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The Eddie Adams Workshop is an intense four-day gathering of the top photography professionals, along with 100 carefully selected students. The photography workshop is tuition-free, and the students are chosen based on the merit of their portfolios.

 

PhotoWings is a proud supporter of Eddie Adams Workshop, and has created a series of twenty reflective interviews with the renowned faculty and staff.


 

2016 Interviewees:

VIDEO INTERVIEWS COMING SOON

 

Lars Boering
Managing Director at World Press Photo

 

Nancy Borowick
Photographer

Carol Guzy
News Photographer

 

John White
Photojournalist

 

Michael Willamson
Photojournalist

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Congratulations to all 2016 Workshop students, and the annual prize winners:

 

Photographer Cesar Rodriguez of Mexico, who received the $2,500 Chris Hondros Fund Award.

Hilina Abebe of Ethopia, who received the Nikon Award, which includes a Nikon D5 DSLR, three NIKKOR zoom lenses and Speedlight flash.

Ioana Moldovan, a freelance photographer from Romania, who won the Bill Eppridge Memorial Award, a $1,000 cash prize.

Kristen Zeis, a graduate of the University of Missouri and the Danish School of Media and Journalism, who received the Colton Family Award for the student who best embodies the spirit of the workshop, which includes a $1,000 cash prize.

Idris Solomon and Jeenah Moon, both from New York, who were each awarded $2,000 Reuters Mentorship Awards.

Joshua Ives, who is currently studying at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications but has photographed in Afghanistan and the Middle East, received a $1,000 Captain Herman Wall Memorial Award for an outstanding military photographer.

Alicia Afshar, who is based in Southern California and studies at Brooks Institute, received a $1,000 cash award from National Geographic.