Julie Grahame

Third NORD Photography Workshop

My third marketing workshop took place in Oslo this year, instead of the countryside of Inderøy. We held the workshop in association with an exhibition and portfolio reviews hosted by Cyan Studio. My students were very diverse in their styles and practices, but their needs were similar, and we covered a ton of ground from naming your jpgs through to pricing your work via website crits and … [read more]

ASMP NY Photo Annual

I was happy to curate the ASMP's New York Chapter Photo Annual again this year. I get free rein to select around 100 images from member submissions, one photo per person, a fave shot of theirs, either recent or from their archives. This year Deborah Feingold got a nice wraparound cover. [read more]

ASMP and Photoville, 2017

For the second year the American Society of Media Photographers, New York Chapter, held an exhibition at Brooklyn's one and only Photoville, which hosts dozens of exhibitions inside and outside of shipping containers. Now in its sixth year, Photoville saw more than 90,000 visitors pass through across two weekends! Most of them seemed to stop by the ASMP container. Their latest members' Photo… [read more]

ICP Summer Course: Faces of Coney

Photo of Armando Rosario and Merri Cyr wheatpasting by Eva Mallis/. "Faces of Coney" was a week-long photography course held by Janette Beckman and Merri Cyr. They spent a few days photographing around Coney Island, I stepped in for a day back at the school at ICP (International Center of Photography, in midtown NYC) to help the students think about editing for their exhibition, which… [read more]

SXSE Photo Workshop

"The Business End of Things: Marketing, Promoting, and Licensing Your Photography with Julie Grahame" was my first (of many, I hope) workshops with SXSE in Molena, Georgia. 25 people came from across the state to Molena to listen and share. A handful of photographers also booked one-on-one time with me. It was an enriching experience to hear their stories, their tales of local history,… [read more]

Bond Street Print Shop Fundraiser

On April 8, 2017, photographer Janette Beckman and I held a print sale, calling on a bunch of our photographer friends to donate. We raised funds for the Southern Poverty Law Center, selling upwards of 60 photographs and some merchandise during the day-long festivities, held at Bond Street Print Shop. Several of the participating photographers came along and talked about their work. Some people… [read more]

A New Website for Yousuf Karsh

After two hugely enjoyable years in consultation with our partners, I am thrilled to announce the launch of our new website for Yousuf Karsh. From 1933 to 1993, Karsh held 15,312 sittings and produced more than 250,000 negatives. Each sitting has been transcribed to a searchable database, along with more than 300 select photographs from across the six decades of his career. Discover Karsh’s l… [read more]

Second NORD Photography Workshop

NORD Photography Workshops take place at the Old Saw Mill aka Saga, in Inderøy, Norway. They cover book binding, alternative processes, visual storytelling, and for the last two years, a marketing and branding workshop hosted by me. This year we added a few hours as we ran out of time in 2016, and I was thrilled that one of the students came back for a second helping. What a compliment! It was … [read more]

Third Annual APAG Seminar

The American Photography Archives Group held its third seminar on March 11 and 12, 2017, at our usual home, the school of the International Center of Photography in New York City. This year saw more attendees than ever and a fabulous series of panels including guests Robert Gurbo, who manages the Andre Kertesz archives, ICP's Curator Maya Benton who manages the Roman Vishniac Archives, Leslie… [read more]