Manfrotto School of Xcellence to Host Free Webinar Featuring Acclaimed Photographer, Joe McNally

Jul 27, 2012, 17:07 ET from Manfrotto Distribution

RAMSEY, N.J., July 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Manfrotto School of Xcellence, the educational platform by the world leader in the equipment and accessories industry for photography and imaging, will host internationally acclaimed photographer Joe McNally for a free one-hour webinar entitled, "Joe McNally Presents: Try This! Location Tips from Composition to Strategies for Using Light, Placing Subjects, Using Color." During this webinar, McNally will provide webinar participants with insight on what to look for when shooting on location to achieve the best results possible. Topics discussed: leading lines, managing backgrounds, depth of field and elements to avoid.

Joe McNally is an internationally acclaimed photographer whose career has spanned 30 years and included assignments in over 50 countries. He has shot cover stories for TIME, Newsweek, Fortune, New York, Entertainment Weekly, The New York Times Sunday Magazine, and Men's Journal. Joe was listed by American Photo as one of the 100 Most Important People in Photography and described by the magazine as "perhaps the most versatile photojournalist working today," and has been honored as a member of Kodak-PDN Legends Online, as well as being a Nikon Legend Behind the Lens. In 2010, he was voted as one of the 30 most influential photographers of the decade in an industry wide Photo District News survey. In the last two years, McNally has written two books, The Moment It Clicks, and The Hot Shoe Diaries, both of which cracked Amazon's top ten list of best sellers. His advertising and commercial clients include FedEx, Sony, Nikon, Land's End, General Electric, MetLife, Adidas, American Ballet Theater, and the Wildlife Conservation Society.

Scheduled to take place on Wednesday, August 1st from 2 p.m.3 p.m. (EDT), this webinar is a must attend for any photography enthusiast, this webinar will be run in real-time on the official website of the school,

Registration for this webinar is now underway. To register, please visit:

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Manfrotto Distribution, Inc. is a leading distributor of key accessories brands for the photographic, video, cine and lighting production markets. Manfrotto Distribution is an international company within the Imaging Division of the Vitec Group, which owns the following leading international brands: Manfrotto, Gitzo, Kata, Avenger and Lastolite. As the U.S. distributor of National Geographic, Metz, Gossen, Elinchrom and Rotatrim, which are available nationwide through an extensive network of authorized dealers, Manfrotto Distribution offers the most complete range of exceptional camera and lighting accessories in the business. The Manfrotto Distribution international network covers the U.S., Germany, France, Italy, U.K., Hong Kong, China and Japan.

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