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B&H Photo Celebrates International Women’s Day with 10 Event Space Seminars

March 1, 2019

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 1, 2019--B&H Photo Celebrates International Women’s Day on Friday, March 8, 2019 with an entire week of events! B&H International Women’s Week will feature ten *free* events in the B&H Photo Superstore Event Space ranging from presentations, hands-on workshops, seminars, and conversations.

Photographers, Filmmakers, Artists, Influencers, and Creative Community builders will take the stage in celebration of women starting Sunday, March 3 through Friday, March 8. For a complete listing of events, please visit the B&H Photo Superstore Event Space Calendar. All are welcome.

Location:  B&H Event Space
Address:  Second Floor of B&H NYC SuperStore at 420 9th Avenue, New York NY 10001

Streaming Location:   B&H Event Space

Jessica Peavy, Ghetto Film School and Kweighbaye Kotee, Bushwick Film Festival

Join Jessica Ann Peavy, New York Managing Director of Ghetto Film School in conversation with Kweighbaye Kotee founder of Bushwick Film Festival. Moderated by Liz Groeschen, Peavy and Kotee will discuss how their professional paths began, crossed, and diverged within the New York City film scene.

Sunday, March 3:

12:00 - 1:30pm

In conversation: Jessica Peavy, Ghetto Film School and Kweighbaye Kotee, Bushwick Film Festival moderated by Liz Groeschen

How to Speak Instagram

In the short 8 years of its existence, Instagram has grown into a 1 billion users social media powerhouse. In the process, it also changed how people discover and connect with brands, as well as celebrities. In many industries, like photography, fashion, food, and travel, the Instagram profile has become the de facto business card and website. However, many still struggle to understand Instagram, and how to use the plethora of tools being offered by this seemingly simple app. This workshop will get you up to speed with the best strategies to be relevant and Instagrammable.

Join us as we learn some of the do’s and the don’ts to follow to improve your Instagram presence and build a supportive community around your brand.

2:15 - 3:45pm
How to Speak Instagram? By: Dr. Mickey Samuni-Blank

Monday, March 4:
4:00 – 6:00pm
Directing Over Posing with Chloe Ramirez

Tuesday, March 5:
12-1:30pm
CREATE Workshop with Stacie Yue

2:15-3:45pm
Self-Portraiture as a Pathway to Understanding, Recognizing, and Connecting with the SELF; A curated conversation with JOJO ABOT

Wednesday, March 6:
12:00 – 1:30pm
Small Business Practices with Shannon Broder

2:15 – 3:45pm
Take Charge of Your Social Media with Marie Segares

4:30-6:00pm
“This is 18” with Sandra Stevenson, NYTimes

Thursday, March 7:
10:00 -11:30am
Women Picturing Revolution with Lesly Deschler Canossi and Zoraida Lopez-Diago

Friday, March 8:
11:00 -12:30pm
Building Your Community with Lisa Cifuentes, Head of Community, Creative Mornings

*coffee and bagels will be served

About B&H Photo Video

As the world’s largest source of photography, video, and audio equipment, as well as computers, drones, and home and portable entertainment, B&H is known worldwide for its attentive, knowledgeable sales force and excellent customer service, including fast, reliable shipping. B&H has been satisfying customers worldwide for 40 years.

Visitors to the website can access a variety of educational videos and enlightening articles. The  B and H YouTube Channel  has an unmatched wealth of educational content. Our entertaining and informative videos feature product overviews from our in-house specialists. You can view the B&H Event Space presentations from many of the world’s foremost experts and interviews with some of technology’s most dynamic characters. Tap into this exciting resource by subscribing to the B&H YouTube Channel here. In addition to videos, the B&H Explora blog presents new product announcements, gear reviews, helpful guides, and tech news written by product experts and industry professionals.

When you’re in Manhattan, take a tour of the B&H Photo SuperStore, located at 420 Ninth Avenue. The techno-carousel spins all year round at the counters and kiosks at B&H. With hundreds of products on display, the B&H Photo SuperStore is the place to test-drive and compare all the latest gear.

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CONTACT: Henry Posner

B&H Photo Video

212-615-8820

https://www.bhphotovideo.com/

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