William D. Middleton (right) opened the Center’s second conference, Conversations about Photography 2004, with his photographs since the 1950s. Anne Lyden (center), of the Getty Museum, and photographer David Plowden (left) also were included on the program. Registration totaled 103—double of the program a year earlier. Photos by Hank Koshollek.
- Anne M. Lyden, Getty Museum
- Bill Middleton
- Mel Patrick
- Joel Jensen
- David Plowden and John Gruber on forgotten steam-era photographers
- Mark Hemphill, editor for Trains magazine on railroad photography