Theresa Raffetto, award-winning photographer, has worked on food and product assignments of all scope and size in both the advertising and editorial worlds. She has produced images that The Associated Press calls, “classic in style and light and airy in feel.” Her vision and leadership producing these shoots, along with six years as National President of American Photographic Artists has led to new adventures with the Photo+ Group as Conference Director. She is excited to play an integral part in helping to shape both PhotoPlus and WPPI to be the best learning experience out there!
Born in Manhattan and raised in Brooklyn, Peter Berberian is a New York photo industry veteran. His career has run the gamut from photographer to master printer and art consultant. Berberian was introduced to photography by his ’60s fashion photographer uncle at a very young age. This is what sparked his interested and motivated him to attend the School of Visual arts. There, he was educated on black-and-white printing while apprenticing under Sid Kaplan. After seeing the shift from film to digital he opened up Gotham Imaging, a high-end boutique print studio specializing in ink-jet printing. In 2013, Berberian moved to Columbus, Ohio to work as an art consultant for the Pizzuti Collection. He made his return to NYC in March 2015 and is constantly on the lookout for open bar parties, tasty pastries and a nice piece of fish. Photo: Mark Mann