may, 2019

31may3:00 pm4:15 pmSpeakers: Ruddy Roye and Ibarionex Perello3:00 p.m.: America's top photography podcaster talks to the famed visual storyteller who changed the way photojournalists use Instagram3:00 pm - 4:15 pm Marvin Center: Grand Ballroom

Event Details

The Candid Frame comes to Focus on the Story 2019: An Interview with Ruddy Roye

Friday, May 31
3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Marvin Center: Grand Ballroom

Cost: Free with registration to Focus on the Story 2019

Brooklyn-based photojournalist Ruddy Roye, whose work explores race and inequality in the U.S., will bring the conversation to Focus on the Story 2019. Though his editorial work often appears in major publications, Roye is also recognized as a top street photographer, thanks to his popular Instagram account. It was there that many images from his acclaimed project, “When Living is a Protest,” first appeared. TIME named him Instagram Photographer of the Year in 2016

Attendees at Focus on the Story 2019 will get an exclusive opportunity to see Ibarionex Perello, the photography world’s foremost podcaster, interview Roye about his work exploring race relations in the U.S. and how he is using Instagram to change the face of photojournalism.

About Ruddy

Radcliffe Roye is a Brooklyn based documentary photographer specializing in editorial and environmental portraits and photo-journalism photography. A photographer with over twelve years of experience, Radcliffe is inspired by the raw and gritty lives of grass-roots people, especially those of his homeland of Jamaica. Radcliffe strives to tell the stories of their victories and ills by bringing their voices to matte fibre paper.

About Ibarionex

Ibarionex Perello is a photographer, author and podcaster. He is the host and producer of The Candid Frame podcast, which for the past 13 years has featured conversations with some of the world’s best established and emerging photographers, including Joel Meyerowitz, Eli Reed, Mary Ellen Mark, Elliot Erwitt and more. He is also the author of six books including his latest Making Photographs: Developing a Personal Visual Workflow.

Image © Ruddy Roye

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(Friday) 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm


Marvin Center: Grand Ballroom


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