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Al Diaz
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LEICA LOUNGE with Al Diaz Thursday, April 2, 2015
Free Event RSVP Join us in the Leica Lounge on Thursday, April 2, 2015 with Miami Herald photojournalist Al Diaz.  Leica Lounge is a lecture series hosted by Leica Store Miami which features presentations by local members of the photography community. Held ...
Free Event RSVP Join us in the Leica Lounge on Thursday, April 2, 2015 with Miami Herald photojournalist Al Diaz.  Leica Lounge is a lecture series hosted by Leica Store Miami which features presentations by lo...
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The Arnold and Augusta Newman Lecture Series in Photography The Lowe Art Museum is proud to host The Arnold and Augusta Newman Lecture Series in Photography, which invites distinguished photographers to the University of Miami to discuss their work. Chris R...
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Photo Workshops Miami: Free Think Tank Photo Pixel Pocket Rockets!
JIMMY D. is covered with a stockpile of Think Tank Photo Pixel Pocket Rockets Everyone that signs up for Photo Workshops Miami receives one!  You can store 10 CF or XQD memory cards in a small package that fits easily in your pocket or  attaches to your bel...
JIMMY D. is covered with a stockpile of Think Tank Photo Pixel Pocket Rockets Everyone that signs up for Photo Workshops Miami receives one!  You can store 10 CF or XQD memory cards in a small package that fits easily in yo...
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Photo Workshops Miami: Promotional Video
Chasing the Light 2015 Presented by  Photo Workshops Miami & Hosted by Coral Gables Museum Date:   Saturday, April 25, 2015   We've assembled a team of photographers who have a combined 245 years of professional photography experience. In an intimate settin...
Chasing the Light 2015 Presented by  Photo Workshops Miami & Hosted by Coral Gables Museum Date:  Saturday, April 25, 2015  We've assembled a team of photographers who have a combined 245 years of professional photograp...
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National Geographic photographer Maggie Steber​ will be at the Leica Store Miami​ on Thursday March 5, 7pm. Steber will be available for portfolio reviews during Photo Workshops Miami​ on April 25. Visit my blog for more info. http://www.aldiazphoto.blogspot.com/2015/03/leica-lounge-with-maggie-steber-thurs.html
Free Event RSVP Join us in the Leica Lounge on Thursday, March 5, 2015 with National Geographic photographer Maggie Steber. Known for her documentary work covering cultural stories, wars, political upheaval, ev...
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Capture Coral Gables 2015 - A photography contest and exhibit  presented by the Coral Gables Museum   The Coral Gables Museum invites YOU to submit your photograph for a chance to exhibit at the Museum and win amazing prizes! This is a skill-based photograp...
Capture Coral Gables 2015 - A photography contest and exhibit presented by the Coral Gables Museum   The Coral Gables Museum invites YOU to submit your photograph for a chance to exhibit at the Museum and win amazing ...
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Pitman Photo: "The American West" Photo Exhibit by Robert Karafel
"The American West"  A collection of 50 silver gelatin black & white prints made from 35mm and medium format (120) film in a conventional darkroom 15 years ago. The images are from Montana, Wyoming, Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and California.  Many of the...
"The American West"  A collection of 50 silver gelatin black & white prints made from 35mm and medium format (120) film in a conventional darkroom 15 years ago. The images are from Montana, Wyoming, Arizona, Colorado, New Mex...
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PHOTO EXHIBIT: More Land Than People by John R. Van Beekum in Wynwood
"Over the course of a year, I traveled to the Texas panhandle
region to photograph  friends, acquaintances and anyone I encountered
in their daily lives.   These images reflect the  rhythm of the region."  John R. Van Beekum Opening reception in Wynwood for...
"Over the course of a year, I traveled to the Texas panhandle region to photograph friends, acquaintances and anyone I encountered in their daily lives. These images reflect the rhythm of the region."  John R. Van Beekum ...
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Spring Break Miami 2015: Selfie Style & Romance
I've covered many spring breaks on South Beach for the Miami Herald over the years but I've never photographed the selfie romping in the turf before. Made me laugh while I was editing, enjoy!  Shot with the Canon 1DX body and  Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II...
I've covered many spring breaks on South Beach for the Miami Herald over the years but I've never photographed the selfie romping in the turf before. Made me laugh while I was editing, enjoy! Shot with the Canon 1DX body and ...
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PHOTO WALKING TOUR - Carnaval on the Mile Saturday, March 7, 3pm
Presented in partnership with Leica Store Miami, this event will include Leica cameras for the first twelve registrants. Get some pointers on Street Photography from a Leica representative before you embark on this downtown walking tour during Carnaval on t...
Presented in partnership with Leica Store Miami, this event will include Leica cameras for the first twelve registrants. Get some pointers on Street Photography from a Leica representative before you embark on this downtown w...
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Leica Lounge with Maggie Steber | Thurs, March 5, 2015 | 7pm - 8:30pm
Free Event RSVP Join us in the Leica Lounge on Thursday, March 5, 2015 with National Geographic photographer Maggie Steber. Known for her documentary work covering cultural stories, wars, political upheaval, even fashion, Maggie Steber has turned to the dar...
Free Event RSVP Join us in the Leica Lounge on Thursday, March 5, 2015 with National Geographic photographer Maggie Steber. Known for her documentary work covering cultural stories, wars, political upheaval, even...
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Photo Workshops Miami: Chasing the Light Postcards
Printed postcards for Photo Workshops Miami: Chasing the Light 2015 are at the printers now! Our in-house graphic designer Cindy Seip has done a fantastic job once again carrying the look of the website theme to print. This is the front and back of the card...
Printed postcards for Photo Workshops Miami: Chasing the Light 2015 are at the printers now! Our in-house graphic designer Cindy Seip has done a fantastic job once again carrying the look of the website theme to print. This i...
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Coral Gables, Fl. - Gainesville, Fl.
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Miami photojournalist Al Diaz is a member of The Miami Herald news team that won the Pulitzer Prize Gold Medal for the newspaper's coverage of Hurricane Andrew and the McClatchy President's Award for Journalism Excellence for coverage of the devastating earthquake in Haiti. In 2010 he was awarded a Green Eye Shade Award for sports and a Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award for portraits of disadvantaged families during the holidays in 2003. Over the years, Diaz has received numerous honors from various journalism organizations. Diaz earned his journalism degree from the University of Florida in 1983 and joined the staff at the Miami Herald upon graduation. 305-796-4377 / aldiaz305@aol.com
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  • University of Florida
    Journalism, 1981 - 1983
  • Miami Dade College
    Journalism, 1977 - 1979
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