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Bill Frakes presents: Shooting at the Olympics

From: 10/30/2012 To: 10/30/2012


Bill Frakes a long time staff photographer for Sports Illustrated will take us through the challenges and getting the shot of Olympic Glory from his spot on the finish line! Learn the set-ups and how the final shot is achieved during this one hour informative webinar on Shooting at the Olympics.

Space is limited so reserve your free Webinar seat now!

Join us for a Webinar on October 30th from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

About Bill Frakes
Bill Frakes is a Sports Illustrated Staff Photographer based in Florida who has worked in all 50 states and in more than 125 countries for a wide variety of editorial and advertising clients.
His advertising clients include Apple, Nike, Manfrotto, Coca-Cola, Champion, Isleworth, Stryker, IBM, Nikon, Canon, Kodak, and Reebok. He directs music videos and television ads.
Editorially his work has appeared in virtually every major general interest publication in the world. His still photographs and short documentary films have been featured on hundreds of Web sites as well as on most major television networks.  He won the coveted Newspaper Photographer of the Year award in the prestigious Pictures of the Year competition. He was a member of the Miami Herald staff that won the Pulitzer Prize for their coverage of Hurricane Andrew. He was awarded the Gold Medal by World Press Photo. He has also been honored by the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Awards for reporting on the disadvantaged and by the Overseas Press club for distinguished foreign reporting. He has received hundreds of national and international awards for his work.  He has taught at the University of Miami, the University of Florida and the University of Kansas as an adjunct professor and lecturer. During the last five years he has lectured at more than 100 universities discussing multimedia and photojournalism.  In 2010 he served on the jury of World Press Photo. Bill Frakes and Laura Heald collaborate together under the Strawhatvisuals banner.
Space is limited.
Reserve your free Webinar seat now here!
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.
System Requirements

PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
Macintosh®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.5 or newer
The webinar is visible from IPad, IPhones and Android systems. You need only to download the application.
Presenter: Will Holowka