SlowExposures is pleased to announce the jurors for 2011:
Elizabeth Biondi has served as the Visuals Editor of The New Yorker magazine since 1996, helping transform the look of the publication by collecting a group of impressive staff photographers and commissioning established masters as well as emerging talent, and utilizing portrait, fine art, and documentary photography. Her earlier work at GEO, Stern and Vanity Fair has established her credentials as an accomplished innovative professional in the field. In 2010, Ms. Biondi was a reviewer for the portfolio review during the show at Stricklands in Concord.
Peter Essick has worked as a freelance photographer for the past 25 years. His main client has been National Geographic magazine. Essick first started at the magazine as a summer intern while studying photojournalism at the University of Missouri. He has produced 35 stories for the magazine on a variety of topics.