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Past events

DocLab Live: Immersive Showcase 22 Nov 2016 at 20:00

Immersive storytelling is going through an unprecedented evolution. But where does the hype end and do new art forms take shape?

Industry Session: Putting Your Audience in the Story 22 Nov 2016 at 12:00

Virtual reality pioneer Zillah Watson tells you all about storytelling in emerging consumer technology.

Industry Talk: The (Un)defined Business of Interactive 22 Nov 2016 at 15:00

With over 10 years of digital non-fiction art production behind us, this talk explores future developments of interactive storytelling and how to fund it.

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Todd Heisler

An award-winning photojournalist, currently a staff photographer for the New York Times.

Todd Heisler has been a staff photographer for The New York Times since 2006. Based in New York City, he covers a variety of assignments, focusing on national news and American life. He previously worked at the Rocky Mountain News in Denver, Copley Chicago Newspapers and Pioneer Press Newspapers in Suburban Chicago.

While a staff photographer for the Rocky Mountain News, Heisler was awarded the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography for his images depicting the families of Marines killed in Iraq. The images also received top honors from the World Press Photo ContestPictures of the Year InternationalNPPA’s best of Photojournalism,The American Society of News Editors and at Visa Pour l’image. He was also part of the team which received the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for coverage of wildfires in Colorado.

Heisler is a 1994 graduate of the College of Fine Arts at Illinois State University. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife Kelly.

Profile details

Works at: The New York Times Based in: New York City Website

Field of expertise

Photojournalist

Official Website

www.toddheisler.com/