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About Manny Hernandez

Manny Hernandez has been covering Miami’s social, lifestyle and art scenes for more than 23 years. Of Cuban descent, Manny was born and raised in Miami and is a proud alumnus of Miami-Dade College and Florida International University. His contributions are showcased weekly in The Miami Herald, Ocean Drive magazine and his popular and much anticipated photo gallery, SOCIAL Manny, on His images have also appeared in countless publications, including: Paper Magazine, People, Vogue and Rolling Stone.

Manny Hernandez's Content:

SOCIAL Manny: Episode 212

In Episode 212 of Miami social photographer par excellence Manny Hernandez shoots the Splendor in the Garden at Fairchild Tropical Gardens, the 2018 YoungArts Backyard Ball, the Voices for Children Be A Voice Gala at Mandarin Oriental, the Men's Spring Summer 2018 collection preview at Louis Vuitton, Miami Design District, the Viacom NATPE party at PAMM, the 48th annual Three Kings Parade in Little Havana, the NATPE Brandon Tartikoff awards at the Fontainebleau and the opening of the Linda Farrow boutique at Bal Harbour Shops.

Pictured: Lian Machado and Ken Downing backstage at the Splendor in the Garden at Fairchild Tropical Gardens
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SocialManny: Episode 210

In this action-packed edition of SocialManny by Manny Hernandez we are treated to the Intercontinental Make A Wish Ball, the Red Cross Spectrum luncheon, Women of Tomorrow's Rose Day, the Young Patronesses of the Opera's 62nd Annual Fundraising Gala 'A Tango Affair', the opening of the newly renovated Museum of Art Exhibit Gallery at the Miami Children's Museum, the opening exhibit and dinner for Frank Stella Experiment and Change at the NSU Art Museum Ft Lauderdale, the Fillmore Miami Beach 10th anniversary, Miami Symphony's MISO Chic at the Arsht Center, the 2017 Ft Lauderdale International Film Festival, and the opening of Le Pain Quotidian in Coconut Grove.
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 209

In our latest issue of Social Manny, Manny Hernandez was on hand at the Little Dreams Foundation event at the Faena Theater, Miami Childrens Health Foundations Diamond Ball, Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Florida 35th Anniversary Gala, Miami Style Stories with Elysze Held at Sak's Bal Harbour, the 30th Annual EV Clay/PRSA Miami Chapter Endowment Fund luncheon at the Rusty Pelican, the Louis XIII dinner at Faena, the 5th Latin Songwriter's La Musa Awards at the James L Knight Center, the Latin American Music Awards in Los Angeles and Spooky Empire in Orlando.

Pictured: Richard Dreyfuss at Spooky Empire in Orlando
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 208

Check out Episode 208 of Social Manny featuring the kick off cocktail for the American Red Cross Spectrum Awards at the Lily Pulitzer Boutique at Merrick Park, the Broadway Across America national tour opening night for On Your Feet at the Arsht Center, the opening of the AC Hotel in Aventura, Second Sundays roller dancing at Faena Forum and the kick off cocktail for the Make A Wish Ball at the Intercontinental Hotel.

Pictured: Adrienne Arsht, Jorge Plasencia and Bernie Yuman at the Broadway Across America national tour opening night for On Your Feet at the Arsht Center
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 207

Social Manny is back in Miami after a quick jaunt to the Big Apple for the 32nd Annual Great Sports Legends Dinner To Benefit The Miami Project/Buoniconti Fund To Cure Paralysis, held at New York Hilton Midtown. In the Magic City, Manny Hernandez was on the scene at the Rhythm Foundation's 30th Kick Off at Pop Life Social at PAMM, and the 10th annual PAMM Corporate Luncheon, the 4th Annual Little Dreams Foundation Auditions at Estefan Kitchen, hosted by Phil & Orianne Collins, in the Design District, as well as Suzy Buckley's birthday dinner at Tatel at the Ritz Carlton South Beach.

Pictured: Daniela Swaebe, Jon Lin and Suzy Buckley-Woodward at Suzy's birthday dinner at Tatel at the Ritz Carlton South Beach
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SOCIALManny: Episode 206

July was jam-packed with events as you'll see in SOCIALManny: Episode 206. Manny Hernandez was on the scene for the Fairchild Garden Million Orchid Project in the Miami Design District; IRIE Weekend at the Miami Beach Golf Course; Jennifer Hudson at the Masterpass House at the W South Beach; the Boy and Girls Club Kendall Teen Center; the Magnus Sports event at Sea Spice on the Miami River; Irene Williams: Queen of Lincoln Road exhibit opening at the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU on Miami Beach; bikinis galore at SwimMiami and more...
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 205 - Photos

SOCIAL Manny (Manny Hernandez) captures not-to-miss events around town and the guests who attend. This edition - Amigos for Kid's Miami Celebrity Domino Night, Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce Gala, the Sylvia Tcherassi luncheon, Brigitte Duvall Kennedy's book party, Second Sunday at Faena Forum, eMerge 17 Conference and more!
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 204 - Part One

The exciting opening festivities for the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science takes center stage for this 204th edition of SOCIAL Manny. These event-filled few days sent Manny to Miami Beach - to Faena Miami Beach for the Big Hats & Bow Ties Brunch and to the Ritz Carlton South Beach for the Big Brothers Big Sisters Miracle Makers Haute Hat luncheon . . .and much more. Click through and see Parts Two and Three too!

Pictured: Patricia Frost and Phillip Frost at the opening day ribbon cutting ceremony at the Frost Science Museum
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 204 - Part Three

Manny Hernandez' whirlwind week of picture-taking also features the well-known faces of Jorge Perez, Marc Anthony and Chris Bosh at PAMM; an elegant garden party at the home of Al & Nancy Malnik for Make-A-Wish; the inaugural Stolle Cup at Williams Island and more - see for yourself!

Pictured: Jorge Perez, Marc Anthony and Chris Bosh at the big half time announcement for El Classico event at the PAMM
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 204 - Part Two

SOCIAL Manny, Part Two, features celebrity photos from the Billboard Latin Awards; two events at Miami Design District - the Palm Court Performance Series and an event with Andrea Bocelli and his son Matteo Bocelli at Vhernier; the Cushman School Gala and still more!

Pictured: Lisa Petrillo and Carlos Ponce at the Palm Court Performance Series in the Miami Design District
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 203

Manny Hernandez hits the high spots for this edition of SOCIAL Manny. From The Collection in Coral Gables where a "Casino for a Cure" benefited The Buoniconti Fund and launched the Porsche Panamera. . .to Rik Rak Salon on Brickell for the “Take A Walk in Her Shoes” kick off. . .to the opening of the Biennale of Moving Images at Faena Art on Miami Beach. . .and more, Manny captured celebrities, philanthropists and locals supporting great causes and having a fine time in the process.

Pictured: Adriana Sasson at the Buoniconti Fund's Casino for a Cure and Porsche Panamera launch at The Collection
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More Features:

 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 202 - Part One
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 202 - Part Two
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 201
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 200
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 199
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 198
 SOCIAL Manny: Miami Art Week 2016 - Part Two
 SOCIAL Manny: Miami Art Week 2016 - Part One
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 197
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 196
 Manny’s Memories of Charlie
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 195
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 194
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 193
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 192
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 191
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 190
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 189
 The Art of Fundraising - A Unique Approach
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 188
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 187
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 186
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 185
 SOCIAL Manny: Miami Art Week - Part Two
 SOCIAL Manny: Miami Art Week - Part One
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 184
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 183
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 182
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 181
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 180
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 179
 6080 Collins Avenue Beach House Launches
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 178
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 177
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 176
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 175
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 174
 SOCIAL Manny: The Complete Series
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 173