The 2012 Olympus Visionary Roster


Today Olympus is proud to announce that the Olympus Visionary program now celebrates the work of 13 talented photographers, up from six total members from last year, who shoot exclusively with Olympus digital imaging products.

The mission of the Olympus Visionary program is to work with talented individuals to create superb images and videos, educate the photographic community about the possibilities of digital photography, and to provide product feedback to assist with the development of innovative digital photographic equipment that meets the needs of the most demanding professional photographers. As you will see from this years’ Visionary roster below, this is the most diverse, passionate, uniquely talented and socially active Visionary roster ever. It is loaded with talented photographers, writers, bloggers, filmmakers, digital imaging experts, authors, educators and TV and web personalities.

Olympus welcomes back four influential, leading Visionary photographers and introducing nine extremely talented new members to the 2012 Olympus Visionary Roster.

Returning Visionaries include:

Jay Dickman – Littleton, Colorado – Pulitzer Prize-Winning National Geographic Photographer, author, photo educator and creator of the award-winning FirstLight Workshops. Follow Jay online at

Larry Price – Dayton, Ohio – Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist, photo essayist, video and multimedia specialist. Follow Larry online at

Jay Kinghorn – Salt Lake City, Utah – Digital media strategist, landscape and action sport photographer, blogger, author and founder of Kinghorn Visual. Follow Jay online at

David Wells – Providence, Rhode Island – Stock and documentary photographer, photo essayist, photo-educator and founder of the Wells Point photo education blog and Photo Synesi the online photo critiquing service. Follow David online at


New Visionaries for this year are as follows:

Tammy Lee Bradley – Port Saint Lucie, Florida – Lifestyle, portrait, and stock photographer; designer, social influencer and founder of Mortal Muses photography collaborative for women. Follow Tammy online at

Austin Lottimer – Carbondale, Colorado – Photographer, television pro, award-winning film maker, artist, conservationist and co-founder of Zero1Films and Bujin Productions. Follow Austin online at

Maitland Lottimer – Denver, Colorado  Photographer, television pro, award-winning film maker and co-founder of Zero1Films and Bujin Productions. Follow Maitland online at

Spiro Mandylor – Toronto, Ontario – International fashion & event photographer and founder of the It’s All Style to Me fashion and design blog. Follow Spiro at

Giulio Sciorio – Miami, Florida – Commercial photographer, director, social Influencer and founder of the Small Camera Big Picture Blog. Follow Giulio online at

Jamie MacDonald – Eaton Rapids, Michigan – Social influencer, nature photographer, Getty artist, founder of J MacDonald Photo and blogger. Follow Jamie at

Milo Hess – New York, New York – Award-winning photojournalist, Emmy Award winning graphic artist and NYC street photographer. Follow Milo online at

Victor Rodriguez – Marlton, New Jersey – Photography professor, award winning fashion, fine art, music and studio photographer, founder of Photography by Victor. Follow Victor online at Http://

Bryce Bradford – Oceanside, California – Social influencer, landscape and action sports photographer and founder of Bryce Bradford Photography. Follow Bryce online at


Olympus is extremely proud to have this exciting group of ambassadors, creators, artists and influencers to represent the Olympus brand. For regularly-updated content from all of the Olympus Visionaries, visit, and follow @getolympus on Twitter.

Please let me know if you’d like to speak to any one of these talented artists or someone at Olympus about this news.



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Since 2009, Hybrid Photography pioneer Giulio Sciorio has been blending still + motion & sound with his photography. Giulio is a Lumix Luminary, commercial photographer and founder of - the resource for everything Hybrid. A portfolio of Giulio’s hybrid work can be found at

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12 Responses to The 2012 Olympus Visionary Roster

  1. StevenMoore August 23, 2012 at 5:44 pm #

    Big Congrats!!! Well Deserved..

  2. Peter Arbib August 23, 2012 at 6:24 pm #

    Holy Cow!!, Congrats Giulio,

  3. Joe Gunawan August 24, 2012 at 2:08 am #

    Wow! Congratulations Giulio!!

    - Joe Gunawan |

  4. Kamo August 24, 2012 at 2:28 pm #

    Congratulation Giulio, it’s always nice to find other commercial photographers using Olympus gear.

  5. Nadameansnothing August 28, 2012 at 11:15 am #

    congrats Giulio! well deserved! keep on shooting!

  6. Will Crockett August 29, 2012 at 10:42 pm #

    Giulio – you deserve the recognition here amigo. Your images, and your process of creating images, is top notch. Thanks for sharing it all with the world.


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