Ethan Russell is an author of three books and a Grammy nominated photographer and director. After working with The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, he received his first Grammy nomination for photographing The Who's 1973 album “Quadrophenia.” Russell went on to photograph artists such as Jerry Lee Lewis, Janis Joplin, Eric Clapton, Linda Ronstadt, Rickie Lee Jones and Rosanne Cash. Russell also directed the music video for Hank Williams Jr.’s "There's A Tear In My Beer," which earned him his second Grammy nomination. Most recently, Russell launched an ongoing blog for The Huffington Post: “Music, Words, & Photography.”
Jeff Lipsky compares and contrasts his approach on photographing country artists in Nashville and celebrities in Los Angeles, sharing his personal anecdotes on interacting with notable personalities such as Keith Urban, Blake Shelton and Carrie Underwood.
From her early days as a fashion photographer in London, to her work shooting celebrity portraits, to the creation of the online Dish Magazine, Raeanne Rubenstein has worked with some of the biggest names in movies, music and pop culture.
Raeanne Rubenstein shares what it takes to capture unique images of country’s honkytonk heroes, revealing some of the hilarious, unforgettable and totally true experiences she’s had with the stars of country music.
Amelia Davis presents a slide presentation of Jim Marshall’s extraordinary life’s work that documented music icons and national culture, from the 1950’s North Beach jazz scene in San Francisco through the turmoil of the 60’s and the rock and roll explosio
Lawson Little came to Nashville, Tenessee in 1997 from New York City where he taught fine arts photography classes at the Cooper Union School of Art and was the management photographer for the Jacob Javitz Convention Center.