• Parrot by Lori Bandi

  • Prada by Robert Hart

  • Tongue & Cheek - Driftwood by Lori Bandi

  • Black and White - Sam Bortnick

  • Gospel by Jason Janik


Differentiation is Key In a Changed Industry, Says Stewart Cohen, ASMP Member

In an industry hammered by the demise of film, the advent of high-quality smartphone cameras, and filters that allow consumers to create myriad looks with their own photos, photographer, director, and ASMP member Stewart Cohen is philosophical about the future.

“Will it be possible to be a still photographer and make a good living in 10 years? I don’t know,” he said. “When I started, I had a camera and I owned the technology that could make the pictures and … Continue Reading


A legacy of storytelling: Q&A with Junebug Clark, ASMP lifetime member

Lifetime ASMP member Junebug Clark had big shoes to fill growing up. His father Joe Clark was an acclaimed photographer whose work appeared in Life, National Geographic and in Jack Daniel’s Distillery advertisements. By the age of 3 — yes, three! — Junebug got his first camera and began making photos. At the age of 6, he had his first photo published in Look magazine’s 20th anniversary issue. Since then, Junebug has made photos for the Marine Corps, Cessna … Continue Reading


Photography Event Roundup February through March!

Fellow ASMP Dallas members: Here’s a list of a few upcoming events in the Dallas area through mid-March. Some are free, some have fees attached. Check them out – there’s something for everyone.


February 19

ASMP Dallas networking event at St. Pete’s Dancing Marlin in Dallas. 6 p.m. – we’ll buy you an appetizer. https://www.facebook.com/events/681674438551256/


February 27-March 1

Texas Photo Roundup! Okay, this one’s in Austin, but it’s hosted by our sister Austin/San Antonio ASMP chapter, ASMP members … Continue Reading


Texas Photo Roundup is around the corner!

Registration is open for the 2014 Texas Photo Roundup in Austin, Texas. Three great days of workshops, lectures, and parties. Check our calendar listing for information on logistics and registration. Because ASMP is one of the sponsors, members get a discount on some of the events, so check the website and register for what promises to be a great conference.

www.texasphotoroundup.com… Continue Reading


New Year’s Message from Dallas Chapter President Jason Janik

Dear ASMP Dallas members:
     2013 was a busy year for our chapter.  We held happy hour networking events, brought in some high-powered guest speakers, held a fun year-end holiday party, and offered an amazing educational seminar sponsored by the ASMP Foundation Grant.  Sadly, we lost some wonderful North Texas photographers this last year, including two whom I personally knew and will surely miss.  The chapter finally overhauled our outdated website and will be spending the beginning of this year getting … Continue Reading

Email Scam Threatens Lawsuit

Members have begun to notice a new email scam that targets photographers. This one threatens a lawsuit!

Here’s the text:

March 20, 2010
Crosby & Higgins
350 Broadway, Suite 300
New York, NY 10013

To Whom It May Concern:

On the link bellow is a copy of the lawsuit that we filed against you in court on March 11, 2010. Currently the Pretrail Conference is scheduled for April 10th, 2010 at 9:30 A.M. in courtroom #33.

The case number is … Continue Reading


A Sincere Thank You!

I would like to thank all of you for giving me the privilege to serve as President of ASMP, Dallas for the last two years. Over the last three years this chapter has seen an unprecedented increase in membership and I am proud to have served on the board that witnessed it at a time of economic hardship. We brought outstanding events to Dallas including Robb Kendrick at the DMA, Business of Photography at Bolt Studios, North Texas Women in … Continue Reading


Shane Kislack on how ASMP Dallas worked for him

Thank you ASMP!
I’ve only been a member of ASMP for a short time but it’s an association that pays dividends immediately.

Not only does ASMP provide photographers with peer-led education, it gives you a spotlight to put your work in front of potential clients.  That span of benefits is rarely seen in other professional organizations.

Recently I entered a contest for members of the Dallas local chapter to showcase new work and was blown away when I was not … Continue Reading


Video from Dec. 4 ASMP Dallas Holiday Party

Check out Jason Janik‘s video from the Tenba, Zacuto and Hasselblad-sponsored event at Randy Anderson‘s studio.… Continue Reading


Hillsman Jackson: 2010 reflections

As 2010 draws to a close, I would like to reflect on the past year as president of your chapter. We have increased our membership and I believe that it is a direct reflection on the quality events we have presented. A big thanks to my board who worked ever so hard to produce some great shows. Everything from the 100-ppi pixel portfolio happy hours to the final party of the year was a success! We started the year with … Continue Reading