Join us as we kick off 2019 with our special guest Billy Howard. Billy is an Atlanta based commercial and documentary photographer and is on the board of Atlanta Celebrates Photography.
Billy will share how he approaches his photography projects and his role on the board of Atlanta Celebrates Photography where he is serving as vice president.
The title of his presentation is "A Baker’s Dozen: The Evolution of a Photography Career in Thirteen Photographs".
He published the first full length documentary book on the AIDS pandemic and received a Rosalynn Carter Fellowship in Mental Health Journalism.
His work has been exhibited with the Smithsonian Institution, and in Milan, Italy in an exhibit with Vogue Italia. His photographs are in the permanent collections of The Library of Congress, the High Museum of Art, The Carter Presidential Center and The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. His work has been featured on "Good Morning America", "CBS This Morning", NPR's "Performance Today", in the HBO special "And the Band Played On", and the TBS special "The Coming Plague".
He has photographed in Africa, Latin America, Europe, India, the Middle East and Asia for corporations, government agencies and non-profits and travels nationally for a diverse range of clients.
You can find more about his background at his website at billyhoward.com.