October 8th BPG Meeting

Sports Photojournalism - with Al Levine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This BPG meeting will be an interview with our member, Al Levine.  Al’s professional life was in sports journalism.  He started with the Miami News as a staff writer covering high school sports.  He progressed to covering the University of Miami and the Miami Dolphins and was the winner of five state sports writing awards.  He published a book titled The Miami Dolphins: Football’s Greatest Team, [Prentice-Hall, Library of Congress No. 73-72261].

Al joined the Fort Lauderdale News as Executive Sports Editor and later joined the Atlanta Journal-Constitution as Assistant Sports Editor and Graphics Editor.  In his final eight years he covered the NASCAR Nextel Cup series.  He won the 2000 National Motorsports Writer of the Year award. Presently, Al is a freelance photographer and writer with clients including Bryn-Alan Studio, Racing Milestones magazine, NASCAR Insider magazine, West Georgia Junior Rodeo Association and Johns Creek High basketball boosters.

 

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  • Cal K.

    Enjoyed the format and the presentation. Some good lessons came across, too.

    October 9, 2013

  • Carol M.

    Great presentation in sports photography. The capture of expressions was amazing, as well as the action. Very well presented Al and John!

    October 9, 2013

  • Janice S.

    Al's story was very interesting and entertaining, and his sports images were compelling. I especially liked the rodeo section. John did a great job in organization and presentation of Al's images, and as an interviewer. Altogether a most enjoyable evening. Thank you both!

    October 8, 2013

  • Kathryn S.

    Enjoyed the presentation very much.

    October 8, 2013

  • Richard W. B.

    Great meeting ..... Thanks you John & Al

    October 8, 2013

  • Betsy H. W.

    Awesome & Inspiring!!

    October 8, 2013

  • Betsy H. W.

    Awesome & Inspiring! I love Sports Photography. I'm now planning on submitting some Sport Action shots for Art! And I'm inspired to get back to trying collage making!! Thanks Al, great presentation with John Mariana!!

    October 8, 2013

  • laura e.

    Will try to get there

    September 30, 2013

  • Lynn H.

    This is going to be quite interesting!

    September 23, 2013

  • Peri A.

    Hi Lynn: I will be there! I'm looking forward to it. : ) Peri

    September 9, 2013

  • Peri A.

    Always looking to learn!

    September 8, 2013

    • Lynn H.

      Hello Peri -

      September 9, 2013

    • Lynn H.

      Hello Peri (again!) - BPG has it's monthly meeting tomorrow night. Hoping you can attend; it'll be a critique of members' work as shown on the theatre screen.

      September 9, 2013

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