GET YOUR HANDS ON A LEICA- CAMERA LOAN - South Lobby ( Leica Lounge)
Take a Leica camera for a spin through our complimentary, 90 minute, Leica-on-Loan program. SD card, credit card and valid ID required. Cameras and lenses offered on a first-come, first-served basis.
WALK AND TALK GALLERY TOUR WITH RICK MCCAWLEY
An entertaining and informative gallery tour of the MSPF International contest finalists.
McCawley explains the merits of the selected images as to composition, light, layers and other photographic processes.
12;00 PM Artists Projects at MSPF
Andy Kochanowsky presents his current project. Andy is a member of Burn my Eye collective
12:30 - 2:30 PM
LEICA x @IGersMiami: Street Photography Photo Hunt
Unleash your creativity in an exciting street photography-themed photo hunt along downtown Miami with Leica and @IGersMiami. A Leica SOFORT will be given away after the photo hunt to the photographers who best captured the essence of street photography from their point of view, given the photo hunt subjects.
BOOK SIGNING by Magnum photographer Constantine Manos. An excellent opportunity to purchase these extraordinary books- "American Color 2" and "The Greek Portfolio".
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
STREET PHOTO PROJECTS @ MSPF: RICARDO PERINI
Brazilian street photographer Ricardo Perini presents his personal work and talks about FLANARES, the Brazilian photo collective on exhibit. Official release of his book "Scenic Virtue"and book signing after.
3:00 PM - 4 PM
MSPF STREET PHOTO SLAM
Also known as The Olympics of Street Photography, this is an original MSPF creation to learn from the best. A lively and informative public photo critique by three extraordinary street photographers Constantine Manos and Meryl Meisler. Open to anyone around the world !! The link to send your images for consideration will be published on Facebook and Instagram on December 5th.
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
MSPF ARTIST TALK: ARTIST TALK: BARBARA PEACOCK- THE AMERICAN BEDROOM (The hunt and the dance)
Barbara will discuss her current project American Bedroom; how she does her research, finds her subjects (the hunt), and what her approach is to ensure her subjects feel safe and are willing to reveal themselves in vulnerable and intimate moments (the dance).
6:00 PM -6:30 PM
MSPF WORKSHOPS STUDENTS SLIDESHOW
Students display the best images of their work during the 2018 MSPF workshops.
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
MSPF MASTER TALK- PETER VAN AGTMAEL
Magnum photograher Peter van Agtmael will discuss more than a decade of ongoing work reflecting on America at war and at home in the shadow of September 11. He will sign copies of his book "Disco Night Sept 11" .
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
MSPF AWARDS Announcement,
followed by MSPF Closing PARTY, Music and food- Open to the public.