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This year, GeekFest is heading back to where it all began -- Washington, D.C., Sept 16-18, 2016. for those trying to make travel plans, things will kick off around 6pm Friday night, and wrap by 6pm...

The line-up of speakers is incredible: Jose Cabaço, Stephen Crowley, Carol Guzy, Greg Kahn, Mike Kepka, Elizabeth Krist, Zun Lee, Jonathan Newton, Ruddy Roye, Lexey Swall, and Dani Zalcman. We’re also putting together a special panel discussion with editors and art buyers, hoping to answer the question “what are editors looking for?” And as always, we have a few surprises up our sleeves…

4 Million Photos and a Lot of Love: 21 Years as a Photo Editor | PROOF

In 21 years as a photo editor at National Geographic, Elizabeth Krist has worked on more than 108 stories and edited at least four million photographs. She has been an inspiring mentor to me. Elizabeth is calm, encouraging, and unfailingly kind but also incredibly direct and honest. She is a true champion of photographers, both veteran and emerging. And this year she’s leaving.

Getting Hired: 10 Tips from National Geographic, The Cut, Sports Illustrated & More - PhotoShelter Blog

What are photo editors really looking for from professional photographers? And how can you make connections with potential clients and land gigs? In The Inspiration Handbook: 50 Tips from 50 Photography Trailblazers, get advice from Brad Smith, Elizabeth

What are photo editors really looking for from professional photographers? And how can you make connections with potential clients and land gigs? In The Inspiration Handbook: 50 Tips from 50 Photography Trailblazers, get advice from Brad Smith, Elizabeth Krist, Emily Shornick, Brinson Banks, James Bellorini, Alexandre Buisse, Kate Osba, Lindsay Adler, Elizabeth Weinberg, and Jodi Cobb who share their best tips to getting hired.

Conversation With Elizabeth Krist and Kathryn Keane

Conversations is an ongoing series where photographers, editors, and curators talk about concepts in photography as well as recent projects. Today, we bring together two of the forces behind the new exhibition “Women of Vision: National Geographic Photogr

Today, we bring together two of the forces behind the new exhibition “Women of Vision: National Geographic Photographers on Assignment“—Kathryn Keane, National Geographic’s vice president of exhibitions, who conceived the idea, and National Geographic magazine senior photo editor Elizabeth Krist, who curated it—to discuss the dedication of the women behind the lens.

Live Webinar with National Geographic: Electrifying Photography From Around the World - PhotoShelter Blog

What Photo Buyers Want: National Geographic’s Senior Photo Editor, Elizabeth Krist Tuesday June 5th, 2012 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM EDT Simply put, National Geographic has the kind of photography that makes your jaw drop. This award-winning magazine is revered fo

In this live webinar with National Geographic, Senior Photo Editor Elizabeth Krist will share why she considers photographers to be “gods”, what kind of photography grabs her attention, and a behind-the-scenes look at how she and her colleagues closely work with photographers to take the issue’s photos from inception to completion.