For the third year in a row I had the opportunity to be a judge at the PDN Photo Plus Expo at the Javits Center in New York City. This was my first time representing JUICE alone—Allison Candage, our senior creative production manager, participated with me the past 2 years. The Palm Springs Photo Festival curates the portfolio review at Photo Plus, bringing top photo industry talent together under one roof.
This event gives JUICE a chance to be exposed to established talent as well as up and coming photographers, which is largely what we saw this year. I was really impressed by how prepared the photographers were in knowing about JUICE, what we do, and what we might be looking for.
Here are some of the photographers whose work I reviewed this year: