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PIX 2015 Panel - Brian Smith - “Biggest Win / Biggest Fail”

Join Sony Artisan, Brian Smith, for a fun storytelling panel where he and several high profile photographers tell the story of two images they have taken: one where they didn’t expect great results but an image turned out to be a huge winner, and one that they really thought would be amazing that just didn’t work for some reason. Registration fees are required to attend.

For the past 30 years, Brian Smith’s iconic portraits of famous celebrities, athletes and executives have been used in advertising, by corporations and have graced the covers and pages of hundreds of magazines including Sports Illustrated, ESPN the Magazine, Time, Forbes, New York Times Magazine, Elle and British GQ.

His first magazine photograph appeared in LIFE Magazine when Smith was a 20-year-old student at the University of Missouri. Five years later, Smith won the Pulitzer Prize for Spot News Photography for his photographs of the Los Angeles Olympic Games. He was again a finalist for the Pulitzer for his photographs of Haiti in Turmoil. His photograph of Greg Louganis hitting his head on the diving board at the Seoul Olympics won first place in both World Press Photo and the Pictures of the Year competition.