Judith Puckett-Rinella is the founder and president of Whisper Editions. She began her career as a photography editor, rising through the ranks at distinguished magazines like BlackBook and Details to become the photography director at T: The New York Times Style Magazine and, most recently, Vanity Fair. Puckett-Rinella has worked with virtually every eminent photographer in the country, including Joel-Peter Witkin, Annie Leibowitz, Nadav Kander, Mark Seliger, Stephen Shore, and William Eggleston. She has also overseen shoots with the brightest stars from the worlds of art and entertainment, among them Penelope Cruz, Jeff Koons, George Clooney, Tilda Swinton, Sean Penn, Sophia Coppola, Mick Jagger, Julia Roberts, and Lou Reed. She has been nominated for four Emmy Awards and has won two Webby Awards.