October 20th, 2008
Avery Fisher Hall
Lincoln Center, New York City
6 p.m. drinks reception
7 p.m. show
Hosted by Mario Cantone

The Lucie Awards 2008 Honorees

Gianni Berengo Gardin
Gianni Berengo Gardin
Lifetime Achievement

Presented by Elliott Erwitt

Josef Koudelka
Achievement in Documentary

Presented by Elliott Erwitt

Herman Leonard
Achievement in Portraiture

Presented by Tony Bennett

Patrick Demarchelier
Achievement in Fashion

Presented by Pascal Dangin

Richard Misrach
Achievement in Fine Art

Presented by Elizabeth Siegel

Susan Meiselas
Achievement in Photojournalism

Presented by Sylvia Wolf

John Iacono
Achievement in Sports

Presented by Bert Sugar

Erwin Olaf
Achievement in Advertising

Presented by Kathy Ryan

Visa Pour L'image
Spotlight Award
Presented by Scott Thode and Kathy Ryan

Sara Terry
The Aftermath Project
Humanitarian Award

Presented by Anne Wilkes-Tucker


Presented by AtEdge
Glen Serbin and Susan Baraz

Professional Photographer Nominees:

David Burdeny - Nature Category
Oleg Dou - Fine Art Category
Livia Corona - Architecture Category
Mark Holthusen - Advertising Category
Nadav Kander - People Category
Paolo Pellegrin - Book Category
Brent Stirton - Editorial Category
Nick Veasy - Special Category

DISCOVERY OF THE YEAR AWARD - And the winner is John Delaney!
Presented by Pilsner Urquell

Non-professionals and students Nominees:

Faisal Almalki - Fine Art Category
Rachel Blaser - Special Category
John Delaney - Editorial Category
Weronika Gesicka - Nature Category
Benny Haryanto - Advertising
Lung Liu - People Category
Marcin Stawiarz - Architecture Category

Presented by Pilsner Urquell

Professional and Non-professional Nominees:

Malcolm Craig Gilbert
Henrieta Haniskova
Claire Martin
Justin Maxon
Brent Stirton
Jimmy Williams



Lucies are also awarded to those in the creative community who are an integral part of crafting an image. The nominees, as selected by the IPA members and Lucie photography advisory board :

PICTURE EDITOR OF THE YEAR - And the winner is Michele McNally
Presented by Platon

Simon Barnett | Director of Photography | Newsweek
Steve Fine | Director of Photography | Sports Illustrated
Alice Gabriner | Chief Picture Editor | Time Magazine
Michele McNally | Director of Photography | New York Times
Chiara Mariani | Photo Editor | Corriere della Serra

PRINT ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR - And the winner is 180 Amsterdam/TBWA Chiat Day/China | Client - Adidas | Campaign - Impossible is Nothing | Photographer Marc Zibert
Presented by Richard Rabinowitz

180 Amsterdam/TBWA Chiat Day/China | Client - Adidas | Campaign - Impossible is Nothing | Photographer Marc Zibert
Ogilvy & Mather - Paris | Client - Louis Vuitton | Campaign - Journeys | Photographer Annie Leibovitz
180 Amsterstam | Client - Adidas | Campaign - Originals | Photographer Nadav Kander
Ogilvy & Mather - Mexico | Client - Mattel | Campaign - Scrabble | Photographer Vincent Dixon
Client/Campaign - Marc Jacobs | Photographer Juergen Teller

BOOK PUBLISHER OF THE YEAR - And the winner is 21st Editions | Jamie Baldridge - The Everywhere Chronicles
Presented by Amy Arbus, Photographer

21st Editions | Jamie Baldridge - The Everywhere Chronicles
Aperture | - Richard Misrach - On The Beach
Chronicle Books | Manuel Alvarez Bravo - Photopoetry
Nazraeli Press | Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao - Habitat 7
Powerhouse Books | Helen Levitt - Helen Levitt
Steidl & The Robert Frank Project | Robert Frank - The Americans

FASHION LAYOUT OF THE YEAR - And the winner is Harper's Bazaar - Fairy Tales by Jean-Paul Goude
Presented by David Schonauer, American Photo

Harper's Bazaar - Fairy Tales by Jean-Paul Goude
Harper's Bazaar - On Your Marc, Get Set, Wait by Peter Lindbergh
V Magazine - Giselle in the Flesh by Mario Testino
Vogue US - Wanderlust by Mario Testino
W - Emotion by Craig McDean
W - Social Studies Featuring Tilda Swinton by Juergen Teller

PHOTOGRAPHY CURATOR/EXHIBITION OF THE YEAR - And the winner is Terence Pepper + Vanity Fair Editor David Friend for Vanity Fair Portraits 1913-2008| National Portrait Gallery, London
Presented by Benoit LaGarde, Collector & CEO Splashlight Studios

Melissa Harris for Josef Koudelka - Invasion 68 : Prague | Aperture Gallery, NYC
Terence Pepper + Vanity Fair Editor David Friend for Vanity Fair Portraits 1913-2008| National Portrait Gallery, London
Brian Wallis and Cynthia Young for Cornell Capa : Concerned Photographer | International Center of Photography, New York
Virginia Heckert for Bernd and Hilla Becher : Basic Forms | Getty Center, Los Angeles
Jeff L. Rosenheim for Lee Friedlander : A Ramble in Olmsted Parks | Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

PHOTOGRAPHY MAGAZINE OF THE YEAR - And the winner is Eyemazing
Presented by Markus Klinko + Indrani, Photographers

American Photo
Blind Spot
Nueva Luz Photographic Journal
Photography District News



Chairman of the Board

Anthony Bannon
Director|The George Eastman House|New York

Nailya Alexander
Curator|Nailya Alexander Gallery|Washington

Darsie Alexander
Curator|Baltimore Museum|Baltimore

Susan Aurinko
Director|Flatfile Galleries|Chicago

Kimberly Ayl
President|Icon International|Los Angeles

Dirk Bakker
Curator|The Detroit Institute of Arts|Detroit

Bill Becker
Curator|The Photography Museum

Bonni Benrubi
Curator|Benrubi Gallery|New York

Reid Callanan
Director|Santa Fe Workshops|Santa Fe

Javier R. Cardona
Curator|The Perfect Exposure Gallery|Los Angeles

Brian Paul Clamp
Curator|Clamp Art Gallery|New York

Stephen Cohen
Curator|Stephen Cohen Gallery|Los Angeles

James Colton
Photo Editor|Sports Illustrated|New York

Seamus Conlan
President|World Picture News|New York

Anthony Davis
Curator|Rainbow Creations Gallery|Universal City

Nicole Dintaman
Curator|Nicole Dintaman Gallery|Los Angeles

Karen-Jane Eyre
Editor|Black + White Magazine|Sydney-Australia

David Fahey
Curator|Fahey+Klein Gallery|Los Angeles

Henry Feldstein
Curator|Henry Feldstein Gallery|Forest Hills

Jean Ferro
President|Women In Photography International|Los Angeles

Peter Fetterman
Curator|Peter Fetterman Gallery|Santa Monica

Mike Gallagher
President|Gallagher Gallery&Archive|New York

Racey Gilbert
Curator|Ataraxia Studio Gallery|Bensalem

Howard Greenberg
Curator|Howard Greenberg Gallery|New York

Barbara Hitchcock
Cultural Affairs|Polaroid|New York

Graham Howe
Curator|Curatorial Assistance|Pasadena

William Hunt
Director of Photography|Hasted Hunt|New York

Simon James
The Royal Photographic Society|London

Audrey Jonckheer
Worldwide Communications|Eastman Kodak Company

Louis Klaitman
Curator|Louis-Bernard Gallery|Baltimore

Kent Kobersteen
Former Director of Photography
National Geographic Magazine

Paul Kopeikin
Curator|Paul Kopeikin Gallery|Los Angeles

Bernard Liberman
Curator|Louis-Bernard Gallery|Baltimore

Scott Mc Kiernan
Director-Founder|Zuma Press, Inc.|Laguna Beach

Chiara Mariana
Photo Editor|Corierre Della Sera Magazine|Italy

Yossi Milo
Curator|Yossi Milo Gallery|New York

Katrina Moore
The Photographers Gallery|London

Hugh Milstein
Founder|Digital Fusion|Los Angeles

Claudia Perin
Photo Editor|Wallpaper Magazine|London

Sandra Phillips
Senior Curator|Museum of Modern Art |San Francisco

Richard Rabinowitz
Former Publisher|American Photo Magazine|New York

Kathy Ryan
Picture Editor|The New York Times Magazine|New York

Marcel Saba
President|Redux Pictures|New York

Barry Singer
Curator|Barry Singer Gallery|Petaluma

Michele Stephenson
Former Director of Photography|Time Magazine|New York

Peter Sorel
Society of Motion Picture Still Photographers (SMPSP)

Susan Spiritus
Curator|Susan Spiritus Gallery|Newport Beach

Mariko Takeuchi
National Museum of Modern Art|Tokyo

Stephen Toner
Editor|Exit Magazine|London

Joslin Van Arsdale
Curator|Photo-Eye Gallery|Santa Fe

Steven Werner
Editor|Outdoor Photographer Magazine|New York

Colin Westerback
Curator|Writer|Los Angeles

Tim B. Wride
Curator|Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

Advisory Board

Lillian Bassman
New York, NY

Phil Borges
Seattle, WA

William Claxton
Beverly Hills, CA

Judy Coleman
Marina Del Ray, CA

Jeff Dunas
Los Angeles, CA

Robert Farber
New York , NY

George Fulton
Columbia, SC

Helen K. Garber
Santa Monica, CA

Greg Gorman
Los Angeles, CA

Michael Grecco
Santa Monica, CA

Lauren Greenfield
Venice, CA

Douglas Hill
Los Angeles, CA

Vic Huber
Irvine, CA

Dominique Isserhann
Paris, France

Douglas Kirkland
Los Angeles, CA

Andrew Macpherson
Los Angeles, CA

Mark Magidson
Culver City, CA

Jim McHugh
Los Angeles, CA

Will Mosgrove
San Francisco, CA

Joyce Tenneson
New York, NY

Alan Weissman
Los Angeles, CA

Glen Wexler
Los Angeles, CA