We are happy t o announce MeRa Koh has joined our faculty for the 2019 Southeastern Photojournalism conference on February 1 and 2 in Nashville. She will also be a part of our student conference, working with young photographers.
SEPJC director, Bob Carey said the conference is excited to add her to the faculty, ” Me Ra is a slightly different step for us, but her solid Christian testimony and combined with her love for storytelling make her a natural fit.”
Me Ra Koh, affectionately known as The Photo Mom, is the leading photography expert and educator to moms with cameras.
She is proud to be one of the original select SONY Artisans of Imagery since 2007 and hosts the Disney Junior TV show Capture Your Story with Me Ra Koh, empowering moms and children to capture their everyday life. She is the author of the national bestselling series, Your Baby in Pictures: The New Parents’ Guide to Photographing Your Baby’s First Year and Your Child in Pictures: The Parents’ Guide to Photographing Your Toddler and Child from Age One to Tenand Your Family in Pictures: The Parents’ Guide to Photographing Holidays, Family Portraits, and Everyday Life. Me Ra is also the guest photography expert for Live with Kelly, Oprah’s The Nate Berkus Show, and Lifetime Television. Her writing, photography and photo recipes have been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show, VH1, and Martha Stewart Living, as well as in theNew York Times, Weight Watchers, Parenting, American Baby, Women’s World, Associated Press, Huffington Post, Popular Photography, American Photo, and CLICK.
For over a decade, women have travelled from all over the world to attend her 2-Day CONFIDENCE Photography Workshop in Dallas. Her award-winning photography has been exhibited from coast to coast. Her Egypt photography was given the honor of being on exhibit in The Natural History Museum in NYC. She works closely with partners like Disney, SONY, Sesame Street, Southwest Airlines, select travel companies, and Target to find ways to inspire the creative hearts of women. You can even find her at your local Target and Best Buy! Me Ra is a sought after, inspirational keynote speaker who brings empowerment, humor and tears to all her audiences. She is afraid of escalators in big cities, scuba diving and rock climbing, but she does all three (unless an elevator is nearby). Find her at www.merakoh.com.
“Her solid Christian testimony and combined with her love for storytelling make her a natural fit”