On Sunday, July 20, 2008, Nikon will showcase the brand new D700 full frame DSLR camera during a Shoot! The Day gathering in New York City.
The event will feature two keynote speakers: Rob Haggart of aphotoeditor.com and former director of photography at Men’s Journal, will present “Editorial Bootcamp” designed to share the inside scoop on how photographers can get the attention of editorial photo editors, while Rachel Rein, an art buyer at ad agency Hill Holliday, New York will present “From Start to Finish: Finding the Perfect Stock Photos for a Major Campaign” which will highlight the creative process for an agency project that employed stock photography.
Shoot! The Day is being organized by PhotoShelter Inc., a leading stock photo distributor and headlined by Nikon as main sponsor.
The New York City gathering will take place from noon to 7:00 p.m. at Shoot Digital Studios and will include a full afternoon of keynote speakers and panels. In one studio, magazine photo editors, ad agency art directors and art buyers will share their stock photography insights with attendees. A second studio will contain speakers focusing on best practices in photographer technique, workflow management and business success. In the third studio attendees will be able to meet representatives and demo products from top equipment manufacturers, service providers and industry organizations.