Deanne Fitzmaurice is a Pulitzer Prize winning documentary photographer and filmmaker based in San Francisco, California. She is most known for her unique ability to go behind the scenes to discover and convey personal, intimate and emotional stories through images.
Deanne Fitzmaurice will deconstruct her 12-year project, Saleh’s Story, which she has continued to photograph since being awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 2005. She will discuss how she learned to go behind the scenes to discover and convey personal, intimate and emotional stories through images.
She will also discuss her documentary style; creating honest and visually compelling images that tell a story. Learn how to build trust and connect with your subjects, putting them at ease in order to get the access you need to capture authentic moments.
See how Fitzmaurice uses these skills in her editorial and commercial work for publications including Sports Illustrated, National Geographic and ESPN the Magazine, as well as corporate clients Apple and Nike.