Top Gun Course on How to Master Red Carpet Photography
Welcome to Red Capet University. We provide information/tips/education to individuals, organizations and corporations who need to know how to shoot, edit and transmit photographic media of red carpet events anywhere in the world. We are the the information and intelligence community for learning how to successfully shoot, edit and publish photographic media globally.
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Steve Mack is the founder and creator of The Red Carpet University, born and raised in Manhattan. Steve is happily married and a father of four children who are often the subjects of his photographs, sometimes accompanying him on photo shoots. Steve's career as a world-class photojournalist spans 40 years. Steve is a contributor to Getty Images North America and his corporate Clients include (NYC-TV) City of New York Television, The (NFCR) National Foundation for Cancer Research, The (IAEA) International Atomic Energy Agency, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. At the age of 10, taught by his uncle, a professional news photographer, Steve began taking pictures professionally of crime and accident scenes for his father and prominent Criminal Defense Attorney, Ruben H. Mack (associated with the firm of Stevens, Hinds & White, PC). Professional event coverage included photos at numerous charity functions for The New York Chapter of the Barrister's Wives, chaired by Steve's mother and former Board of Ed School Teacher, Learline B. Mack.
In the later years, Steve covered Red Carpet events and concentrated on Entertainment and Music, shooting concerts and portraits of various recording artists. One of the highlights of Steve's career was getting a wedding picture featuring Luther Vandross published in Rolling Stone Magazine. Steve spent a 3-year stint shooting and editing news programming for the Office Of Communication of the United Church of Christ, involving travel all over the United States and a trip to the U.S.S.R. before the fall of the Soviet Union. Steve's love for the moving image opened up opportunities leading to work producing documentary style videos at high end weddings, corporate events as well as music videos for MTV.
As a Photojournalist with 40 years of film photography experience behind him. Steve has been published in numerous newspapers and magazines domestic and international, including Billboard Magazine, Rolling Stone Magazine, The Globe, The Amsterdam News, US Weekly, OK Magazine, InStyle Magazine, Vogue Magazine UK, People Magazine, The New York Post and The Daily News to name a few.