Can’t make it to New York? You will be able to watch all our presentations live at BandH.com/wedding
You can also submit your questions to our “shooting stars” by using hashtag #BHWedding
Jason Groupp is the Director of Education and Membership for the The Photo Groupp, which includes WPPI and Photo Plus Expo. He’s a New York City wedding photographer heavily steeped in the industry. This will be Jason’s 25th year as a working professional photographer. Adoring New York City far beyond any healthy proportion, Jason has maintained his photography studio in West Chelsea for the past 13 years.
Joe’s exceptional craftsmanship in the art of photography has led to several recent television interviews on programs such as; Entertainment Tonight, E! Entertainment News, Good Morning NY, Extra, Lifetime’s "Wedding of a Lifetime" and a very special Good Morning America interview by Diane Sawyer.
Joe Buissink has been the recipient of several admirable awards and accolades over the years including the International Leadership Award in Photography by the International Photographic Council at the United Nations in 2003. In 2004 Joe was commissioned to photograph the International ad campaign for Kodak’s Portra film line. In 2005, he was selected as Apple’s spokesperson for their new software program Aperture which was designed to enhance the digital workflow for the professional photographer. In 2006, Joe was officially announced as the newest inductee to Canon’s exclusive Explorers of Light. In 2007, American Photo magazine nominated Joe Buissink as one of the top 10 wedding photographers in the world and in 2009, a BBC television special selected Joe as one of the Top 5 Wedding Photographers in the World. His images have received countless awards from the WPPI (Wedding and Portrait Photographers International) annual print and album competitions including several Grand Awards.
Click here to see Joe's website
A self-taught photographer, Mel DiGiacomo first picked up a camera in 1968, in his words, by accident. Eventually he left his job at CBS News to become a freelance photographer. In addition to his corporate, advertising and wedding clients, Mel has worked for Time, Newsweek, Sports Illustrated, People, Paris Match, Tennis Week, Stern and the New York Times, and is represented in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art. The United States Tennis Association just announced that in the spring of 2015 Mel, long a fixture at the UP Open, will be inducted into the USTA East Hall of Fame, becoming the first photographer so honored.
B&H Photo, Video and Pro-Audio events that are offered in the B&H Event Space are subject to cancellation with out any notice. While we are committed to providing a quality experience for our customers B&H is not liable for any expense incurred due to cancellation of an event for any reason. B&H will attempt to notify registered attendees that the event is cancelled as soon as possible.