Archive for February, 2010

Hello world!

February 2, 2010

Hello, you have probably come to my blog because you are looking for a wedding photographer. Well, I would like to tell you a little about myself and my photography experience.

Linda, is an award winning freelance photojournalist in the Detroit area with over 20 years of experience in newspaper and magazine photography. With BFA in photography from the College of Creative Studies, Linda has the natural ability to capture the moment.

Linda, worked at a large daily newspaper (The Bergen Record) in Metropolitan New York City for 4 years and freelanced for The New York Times, Newsday, The New York Post, The NY Daily News, The Star Ledger, The Associated Press, The Boston Globe, The Baltimore Sun, the Chicago Tribune, The Chicago Sun Times, The Cleveland Plain Dealer, The Los Angeles Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Women’s World, Paris Match, USA Today, The Las Vegas Review Journal and The Wall Street Journal.

Linda has covered such events as Fashion week in New York City, professional sporting events, the Tony Awards and has photographed numerous celebrities, screenwriters, authors, writers, musicians, politicians, and CEO’s including Shirley Maclaine, Paul Macartney, Billy Joel, Cher, Phil Collins, The Three Tenors, Sophia Loren, Jane Fonda, Ted Nugent, The Bee Gees, John Mellencamp, The Artist Formerly Known as Prince, Michael Crichton, Andrea Bocelli, Helen Hayes, Colleen Dewhurst, Angela Lansbury, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Bernadette Peters, Jackie Mason, Kathleen Turner, Mark Wahlberg, Joey Fatone, Jacqueline Bissett, Olympia Ducacus, Vice President Al Gore, Colin Powell, Jesse Jackson, Boyz II Men, Tom Arnold, Vivica A. Fox, Charles Nelson Reilly, and numerous others.

Linda also worked as a regional picture editor at the Associated Press in NYC. Linda eventually moved back to the Detroit area where she is originally from and has been freelancing for The Detroit News, The Detroit Free Press, The Associated Press, Style Magazine, Signature Magazine, Third Street Publications and The Oakland Business Review, along with various other publications

Having so much experience in all aspects of photography really gives Linda a creative edge to wedding photojournalism and as an active member of National Press Photographers Association, has been awarded first place in Suburban Newspapers of America for best picture page and was awarded first place in New Jersey Press Photographers Association for best feature picture. Life magazine requested permission to use the same image for possible publication for their back page.