The Annenberg Space for Photography Invites Members of the Media to Attend a Sneak Preview of the Group Exhibit Extreme Exposure

Oct 12, 2010, 12:00 ET from The Annenberg Foundation

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ --

WHAT:

A sneak preview of the photography exhibit Extreme Exposure just prior to the public opening.




Five photographers (Clyde Butcher, Michael Nichols, Paul Nicklen, Donna and Stephen O'Meara) who have made careers documenting some of the planet's most extreme environments as they:


  • DANGLE from helicopters

  • IMMERSE themselves in alligator-infested waters

  • ENDURE freezing temperatures for months and

  • BRAVE angry volcanoes



In the digital exhibit, watch them at work and hear from the photographers first-hand how and why they risk their lives.  




The Annenberg Space for Photography is a cultural destination dedicated to exhibiting print and digital photography. Along with HD video, hundreds of images and insights from the featured artists can been seen on larger-than-life 4K screens.



WHO:

Exhibited photographers Clyde Butcher and Donna O'Meara; Cristina Mittermeier, Extreme Exposure curatorial advisor; Patricia Lanza, Annenberg Space for Photography Director of Talent and Content; Leonard Aube, Annenberg Foundation Executive Director



WHEN:

Wednesday, October 20, 2010


11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Complimentary lunch served.



WHERE:

Annenberg Space for Photography


2000 Ave of the Stars


Century City, CA 90067



Contact:

Tiffany Caronia, Evolutionary Media Group, 323.658.8700, Tiffany@emgpr.com



Extreme Exposure is presented in conjunction with our media partners:

Treehugger.com and HuffingtonPost.com

SOURCE The Annenberg Foundation