Back Story Panel: Four LPS photographers discussed the back stories of some of their images. They explained why they pressed the shutter release to capture a particular image; how did they prepare and set up their cameras for that particular image.
Linda Medine: Linda enjoys photographing people and has become particularly interested in black and white images. She has been a member for five years. As an active volunteer, she became president of LPS in 2015. She won the LPS Level A Monotone Print and Monotone Digital in 2016 and was awarded “Photographer of the Year”
Robin Stevens: Robin’s particular interest is landscape photography. She has been a member of LPS for 4 years and won Photographer of the Year for Color Prints in 2016.
Linda Weinstein: Linda has been a member of for three years. She enjoys landscape photography and discovering new ways to capture natural images. She finds photojournalism both challenging and exciting.
Mahdi: Mahdi was the LPS Level B winner of all Categories in 2016. It is a first time the same photographer has won every category in a specific level. Mahdi is a graduate student at LSU.