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.

Oh yeah.


Upcoming Events

  • Lucie Awards
  • Oct. 27th, 2015
  • Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall,
  • New York City, New York
  • PhotoPlus Expo
  • Oct. 22-24, 2015
  • Javits Convention Center
  • New York City, New York

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Current Exhibitions

  • Clampart
  • Jesse Burke | Wild & Precious
  • October 15 – November 14, 2015
  • 531 W 25th St
  • New York,NY 10001
  • Tel: 212-414-0370
  • Getty Center
  • The Younger Generation: Contemporary Japanese Photography
  • October 6, 2015–February 21, 2016
  • 1200 Getty Center Drive
  • Los Angeles, CA. 90049
  • Tel: 310-440-7300
  • Yossi Milo Gallery
  • Markus Brunetti, FACADES
  • September 10–October 17, 2015
  • 245 Tenth Avenue
  • New York,NY 10001
  • Tel: 212-414-0370
  • Howard Greenberg Gallery
  • Dave Heath
  • September 10-October 24, 2015
  • 41 East 57th Street, Suite 1406
  • New York,NY 10022
  • Tel: 212-334-0100
  • Staley-Wise Gallery
  • SEPTEMBER 25 –
    NOVEMBER 28, 2015
  • 560 Broadway
  • New York,NY
  • 10012
  • Phone: 1-212-966-6223
  • Museum of Modern Art
  • From Bauhaus to Buenos Aires: Grete Stern and Horacio Coppola
  • Through Oct. 4th,, 2015
  • 11 West 53rd Street
  • NYC,NY
  • 10019-5497
  • (212) 708-9400
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • In and Out of the Studio
    Photographic Portraits from West Africa
  • August 31, 2015–January 3, 2016
  • 1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street)
  • New York, NY 10028
  • Phone: 212-535-7710

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