International Special Events Society

Gene X. Hwang, a founder of Orange Photography of San Francisco, CA has been nominated for the prestigious ISES Esprit Awards from the International Special Events Society (ISES) in the category of Best Event Photography / Videography. Orange Photography has been a special event professional for seven years. In that time, Orange has been nominated for numerous other Awards winning both a Webby and Davey Business awards as well as several photographic image competitions.

The Best Event Photography / Videography nomination for a 2008 ISES Esprit was for the Bank of America Spirit Awards of Excellence.

Hwang says “We are very proud of this nomination and to be recognized by our own peers in the industry. It’s a great honor to be a finalist and we look forward to continuing the type of work that can hopefully be recognized, but more importantly helps our clients in their event successes.”
ISES honors industry excellence through its prestigious awards program, the ISES Esprit Awards which fuel a spirit of competition within designated categories. ISES Esprit Awards gain global visibility and recognition for ISES members. It honors special event professionals who exhibit a “spirit of excellence” in their work. The importance of global industry recognition helps improve industry standards internationally and further promote our professionalism. ISES is dedicated to recognizing excellence in events and honoring those individuals whose vision and creativity make their events “Special.” (

About Orange Photography
Orange Photography is a leading full service photography agency with a diverse range of services and clients. Founded by three photographers in San Francisco, the agency has built an impressive brand rooted in the principles of excellence and diversity. Leveraging the best technologies, the company has developed award-winning web properties to support a wide range of photographic applications and users. The agency is committed to providing the same level of photographic services to key markets requiring the highest level of professionalism and quality.
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