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.
At the start of her career, Rubenstein made her name in New York City shooting such celebrities Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, Muhammed Ali, John Lennon, Dustin Hoffman, Rod Stewart, Pete Townsend, John Belushi, Paul Simon, Andy Warhol, Peter Gabriel, Pink Floyd, Robin Williams, Mick Jagger and KISS for various media outlets. She has had 10 books of her photographs published through the years, including three focusing on country music stars, entitled Honky Tonk Heroes, Gone Country and Country Music: The People, Places & Events That Shaped The Country Sound. She has also contributed hundreds of her pictures to magazines, CD covers, films and books worldwide.
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.
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.
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.
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