Columbia to Co-Host Conversation with WBEZ Photographer Manuel Martinez on May 31

Through the Lens Event
“Through the Lens” at Columbia’s Student Center will be open to the public and free for the Columbia community

Columbia College Chicago’s Photography Department will be co-hosting “Through the Lens,” a conversation with WBEZ staff photographer Manuel Martinez which will be moderated by media archivist Justine Tobiasz at Columbia’s Student Center (754 South Wabash Avenue) on Tuesday, May 31.

Martinez and Tobiasz will recount some of the most powerful images from the past couple of years and break down the photojournalism process during this event. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions.

This event is for photography students, artists, photo hobbyists, journalists, and WBEZ/NPR members and listeners.

Columbia students, faculty, and staff can attend the event for free by emailing for a promo code and entering the code here. Tickets for everyone outside of the Columbia community are $15. Additional information and tickets can be found here.