Leica Lounge with Marc Serota | Thurs, Feb 9, 2017 | 7pm - 8:30pm
Join us in the Leica Lounge on Thursday, February 7, 2017 with photographer Marc Serota. Marc will show images and talk about his experience at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio DeJaneiro.
The Leica Lounge is a lecture series hosted by Leica Store Miami which features presentations by local members of the photographers, editors, gallerists and educators. Held monthly, these free events are designed to create and inspire the local photography community through sharing images and exchanging ideas.
The Leica Lounge is kindly sponsored by Brooklyn Brewery. Participants will be able to sample some of their amazing craft beers during the event. Brooklyn Brewery is one of the largest craft breweries in the United States, producing a portfolio of traditional and experimental beers sure to impress any beer drinker.
In 1986, award-winning photographer Marc Serota joined the very prestigious photo staff at the Miami Herald as an intern. The experience of working alongside Pulitzer Prize winners and award-winning sports photographers opened the door for Serota as a photojournalist.
Over the years, Serota has taken assignments and been under contract for wire services like Getty images, Reuters, The Associated Press and Agency France Press. His images have graced the pages of such prestigious publications as Sports Illustrated, ESPN the Magazine, People Magazine, Newsweek, the New York Times, the LA Times and the Washington Post.
Serota has published over a dozen photo driven coffee table books on athletes and celebrities such as Dan Marino, John Elway, Troy Aikman, Brett Favre, Britney Spears and Mario Lemieux.