Debra’s first book, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN IN FOCUS, PHOTOGRAPHS 1980-2012 hit book stores in October 2013. The Wall Street Journal said it was one of “the best photo books for fall” and The NY Daily News called it “amazing” and it was #2 on the Amazon best sellers list for several months. It won a first place IPPY Award at the Independent Publishers Book Awards Gala in late 2013. Her second book, “You Don’t Have to Be Purrrrfect,” due out in 2015, is humorous photographic book, featuring her two cats and will teach children that daydreaming is fun, friendship is important, and that it’s ok to be different.
Debra is an award winning photographer residing in New York City and earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Photographic Illustration/Photojournalism from Rochester Institute of Technology. She is an accomplished professional whose photographic range consists of music/concerts, celebrities, news, sports, CD and book covers, newspapers and magazines, portraiture, children, events, and public relations. Among her many accomplishments is a National First Place award in the sports category from the National Press Photographers Association. She also has lectured about her career across the United States.
Her photography has been distributed and exhibited worldwide in galleries, newspapers, magazines, books, CD covers, and many web sites. You can learn more about her on her website: www.debrarothenberg.com.
Fredda has been shooting for years. Her work has been shown in various New York City galleries and in group shows including the Ordover Gallery in the San Diego Museum of Natural History. Her event work includes concerts, proms and workshops and she is a current board member of Professional Women Photographers. She has also organized workshops and is currently working on a number of photography projects. You can learn more about Fredda at: www.freddaphotography.com.