Katy Winn – Photojournalist and Entertainment Photographer : Part 1

One of the cool things about this next video is that it’s the first time we’ve interviewed a female photographer. Nothing intentional, but glad we did. And for our female readers, apologies for taking this long.
To the dudes: you needed another perspective.
Katy Winn is a news and entertainment photographer who works Fashion Week for Getty Images. She lets us in on the equipment choices for her assignments, in this 2 part series.

Extremely talented and charming, you’ll dig seeing the gear she uses, but stay tuned for Part 2 where she also gives some great advice. And check out her bio:

Katy Winn is a photojournalist based in New York City. Trained from the age of eight by an award winning photojournalist with over twenty years of experience in the field, Katy Winn began her professional career as a Wedding and Political Events Photographer. Now a graduate of Salve Regina University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Katy’s range spans the world of music and concerts, celebrity events , and newsworthy issues including press conferences, protests, and editorial features.

A contributor and stringer for Corbis, Everett Collection, Getty Images , and AFP, her list of clients include Newsweek, LIFE Magazine,TIME Magazine,Business Week, MTV, Forbes Magazine, MSNBC,NPR Official Website, The Boston Globe, The Harvard Review,The Washington Tribune, Los Angeles Daily News, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Post, The Committee to Protect Journalists, Rolling Stone Magazine,Cosmopolitan,Maxim Magazine, Stuff Magazine, Glamour Magazine, AM New York, Jane Magazine, In Touch Magazine, The Ramones Official Fansight,Blackheart Records,The New York Dolls Official Website,Fotobanco Italy, Marie France, People Magazine, US Weekly, Fat City Magazine, Entertainment Weekly, The Daily Magazine, Trans Hi Publications, NBC Local Affiliate News Channels, Nationally Syndicated Infomercials, The University of Massachusetts, Shirley Maclaine’s Official Web Site, Christina Ricci’s Photo Website, The Mooney Suzuki’s Official Website,The Sexy Magazines Official Website,The Britbus Tour Official Website and Curry Printing Portland, and a bevvy of Bookcovers.

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  • Oct.30-Nov.1, 2014
  • Javits Center
  • NYC, NY
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Current Exhibitions

  • The Getty Museum
  • “Convergences: Selected Photographs from the Permanent Collection “
  • July 8–October 19, 2014, The Getty Center
  • 1200 Getty Center Drive
  • Los Angeles, CA 90049
  • Tel: 212.570.3600
  • Whitney Musuem
  • “Edward Hopper and Photography”
  • July 17th – Oct.19th, 2014
  • 945 Madison Ave.
  • New York City, New York 10021
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  • Annenberg Space For Photography
  • “Inside Tracks: Behind the lens on the assignment of a lifetime”
  • Through February 1, 2015
  • 2000 Avenue of the Stars, #10
  • Century City, CA. 90067
  • Tel: 213.403.3000
  • ICP
  • Sebastio Selgado – Genesis
  • Sept.15, 2014-Jan 15th,2015
  • 1133 Avenue of the Americas at 43rd Street
  • New York, NY 10036
  • Phone: 212.857.0000
  • Getty Center
  • In Focus:Tokyo
  • Through Dec.14, 2014
  • 1200 Getty Center Drive
  • Los Angeles, CA. 90049
  • Tel: 310-440-7300
  • Yossi Milo Gallery
  • Marco Breuer -Zero Base
  • Sept.4th- Nov.1, 2014
  • 245 Tenth Avenue
  • New York,NY 10001
  • Tel: 212-414-0370
  • Howard Greenberg Gallery
  • Saul Leiter
  • Sept 18- Oct. 25th, 2014
  • 41 East 57th Street, Suite 1406
  • New York,NY 10022
  • Tel: 212-334-0100
  • Staley-Wise Gallery
  • Horst: Shadow and Light
  • Through Nov.1, 2014
  • 560 Broadway
  • New York,NY
  • 10012
  • Phone: 1-212-966-6223
  • Museum of Modern Art
  • A World of Its Own: Photographic Practices in the Studio
  • February 8–November 2, 2014
  • 11 West 53rd Street
  • NYC,NY
  • 10019-5497
  • (212) 708-9400
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Thomas Struth: Photographs
  • Through February 16, 2015
  • 1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street)
  • New York, NY 10028
  • Phone: 212-535-7710

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