Imaging USA Speaker Spotlight On…Lisa Saad!
Imaging USA 2018 will be here before you know it...three-to-six days of the best in photography learning, networking and partying! It's all going down in the Music City, Nashville, TN, January 14-16, 2018 (Pre-Con classes January 11-13).
Imaging USA is known far-and-wide as THE place to see some of the best speakers in the photography industry, as they take you on deep-dives into every topic you could want to learn more about. In order to get you even more excited (if that's possible!), PPA is going to spend the next several months highlighting our 2018 Imaging USA speakers.
Lisa Saad is an accomplished advertising and commercial photographer with over 30 years experience in image development, creation, and delivery. Always on the hunt for unique photographic briefs, she is the creator of the highly awarded The Anonymous Man Series. Lisa owns and operates two photographic businesses in Melbourne, Australia. The first studio, Lisa Saad Photographer, is aimed at high-end advertising and corporate clients. The second business, Gotham Studios, is an online prepaid photography service that is a market leader in the supply of functional high-end photography to B2B clients across Australia. Gotham is also an education and mentoring portal for those wanting to increase their skill set in photography and run a photographic business.
Lisa's experience in all platforms of digital and analog media has made her an expert in producing imagery, digital manipulation, branding and campaign requirements. She is a WPPI Master and member as well as an AIPP Master. Lisa has won over 200 awards for her commissioned and conceptual personal work. She is the 2016 AIPP Australian and Victorian Professional Photographer of the Year, as well as the AIPP 2016 Australian Professional Advertising Photographer of the Year. Her list of accolades goes on, including ILFORD Master, the AIPP 2016 Victorian Professional Commercial and Illustrative Photographer of the Year, and Lisa is also sponsored by Epson. Lisa travels the world over, and the opportunity to hear her at Imaging USA is a rare and amazing one!
What is your life motto? Mine is.... "in order to change your perspective you must first change your point of view"
What do you value most in your friends? Their friendship and a good laugh every now and then...
What did you want to be as a kid when you grew up? A photographer
What is your most treasured possesion? my Nikon D5, my cats and my husband... :)
What was your first concert? Culture Club and INXS
Which word or phrases do you most overuse? "Um..."
What has been your proudest moment? Winning Professional Photographer of the Year in Australia last year!
Lisa Saad is just one of the many amazing speakers you'll get to meet and learn from at Imaging USA 2018! Registration is online now so take advantage of the Early Bird rates for passes and your hotel!