Author Archives: Gerd Ludwig

The Art of Storytelling – Documentary Photography Workshop in Los Angeles


 
The Art of Storytelling
A 4 1/2 day Documentary Photography Workshop with Gerd Ludwig
In Los Angeles, October 23-27, 2014
$975
This 4 1/2 day workshop by National Geographic Photographer Gerd Ludwig is for photographers and serious amateurs who want to take their photography to the next level. It concentrates on the aesthetic, technical, and logistical aspects of photographing with personal vision and balanced objectivity. It is designed to help photographers develop a personal eye, and to leave feeling inspired.
HOW IT WORKS:
Each participant should photograph a subject idea with the goal of producing a set of images

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The Art of Storytelling – Documentary Photography Workshop in Los Angeles


 
The Art of Storytelling
A 4 1/2 day Documentary Photography Workshop with Gerd Ludwig
In Los Angeles, October 23-27, 2014
$975
This 4 1/2 day workshop by National Geographic Photographer Gerd Ludwig is for photographers and serious amateurs who want to take their photography to the next level. It concentrates on the aesthetic, technical, and logistical aspects of photographing with personal vision and balanced objectivity. It is designed to help photographers develop a personal eye, and to leave feeling inspired.
HOW IT WORKS:
Each participant should photograph a subject idea with the goal of producing a set of images

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Digital Vision in Low Light, Lecture at PDN PhotoPlus Expo


Capturing quality images at extremely high ISO’s is one of digital technology’s most important advances—particularly in the areas of photojournalism and documentary photography. In this seminar, Gerd Ludwig will discuss how these developments provide huge advantages in low light situations and offer greater physical mobility during difficult assignments. Ludwig will show how extremely high ISO digital capture has made handheld strobes a more powerful tool and will share his use of natural light combined with hand-held flash to emphasize his message, offer a sense of place, maintain atmosphere and create a personal vision.
Ludwig’s stories for National Geographic exemplify his

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Presentation at the Lumix Festival in Hanover

The Lumix Festival for Young Photojournalism in Hanover, Germany is the largest festival for emerging photojournalists in Germany. This year, Gerd Ludwig will share his experiences as a photographer for National Geographic Magazine for over 25 years during a lecture presentation on Saturday, June 21st.
For more information please visit the Lumix Festival online….

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Presentation at the Lumix Festival for Young Photojournalism in Hanover

The Lumix Festival for Young Photojournalism in Hanover, Germany is the largest festival for emerging photojournalists in Germany. This year, Gerd Ludwig will share his experiences as a photographer for National Geographic Magazine for over 25 years during a lecture presentation on Saturday, June 21st.
For more information please visit the Lumix Festival online….

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The Long Shadow of Chernobyl Photo Book Opening and Exhibition in Vienna

Gerd Ludwig’s 20-year retrospective photo book, The Long Shadow of Chernobyl, published by Edition Lammerhuber will be officially launched on May 13th at a press conference and book release event during the opening night for The Long Shadow of Chernobyl exhibition at the Natural History Museum Vienna. On May 14th, a panel discussion will also take place at the Natural History Museum Vienna. A preview of the book at Frick…, a renowned and historical book shop in Vienna will occur on May 12th.
Keep up to date with The Long Shadow of Chernobyl book release dates

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