EVENT: Stories Behind the Images by Corey Rich--Book ReleasePosted by Adventure 16 | 09.16.2019
Adventure Photographer Corey Rich presents his new book, Stories Behind the Images - Lessons from a Life in Adventure Photography
From his early days working out of his dorm room and shooting on film to becoming a Nikon ambassador and official photographer of the historic Dawn Wall ascent, Corey Rich has been capturing iconic shots of adventure superstars for more than two decades. Now Corey tells how he got some of his favorite images of climbers, adventurers, skiers, performance artists, and more. He shares insights into the business of photography, photography tips, outdoor lessons, and what he has learned about human nature along the way.
Featured outdoor athletes include:
Tommy Caldwell, Alex Honnold, Beth Rodden, Kelly Slater, Bear Grylls, Lynn Hill, Ashima Shiraishi, Fred Beckey, and many more.
HAPPY HALF-HOUR: 6:30pm; PRESENTATION/Q & A SESSION: 7:00pm
Friday, October 18: A16 West LA Store
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Corey Rich’s career began in the ’90s when, as a college kid, he traveled the country in a beat-up Honda Civic, photographing rock climbers. As his skills and reputation grew along with the popularity of climbing and other action sports, Corey was there to tell the stories of some of the world’s best athletes.