Ottawa freelancer and Loyalist PJ grad Blair Gable is helping to organize a Photojournalism Lecture Series known as “The Hillside Summit” in Ottawa on Sept. 25. Blair will be one of the first speakers you will have in Photo Seminar class on Sept 21.
The Lectures will honour and raise funds for a paid internship in the name of the late Tom Hanson, a longtime Canadian Press staffer who passed away suddenly in March 2009 at age 41.
The speakers include Pulitzer Prize winning LA Times photographer Barbara Davidson, NY freelancer Steve Simon, and Washington Reuters staffer Jim Young.
Check out the details at www.hillsidesummit.com Seating is limited and seats will go fast.
Some great speakers in support of a very worthy cause. The Canadian Photojournalism community is small but very strong. By stepping through the door of room 1n5 on Tuesday, you will be a part of that community.