Professional Photography

Art Brewer Skateboard

Interview: Art Brewer – Surf & Skateboard Photography Legend

Southern California and beach culture are inseparable. Photographer Art Brewer has been documenting the relationship, particularly in his native Laguna Beach for over 35 years. Though this self-taught photographer blazed a path to becoming...
Douglas Kirkland

Interview with Douglas Kirkland by Anthony Friedkin

Douglas Kirkland is one of the most respected and celebrated photographers of the last fifty years. His career and the people he has photographed are legendary. At age twenty-four, Kirkland was hired as a...
Ralph Nelson President Obama

Ralph Nelson Interview

Ralph Nelson is considered one of the finest and most highly respected unit still photographers working today. For those of you who are not familiar with the term, the unit still photographer works on...

Cindy Sherman Art Review-The Broad Museum- July 2016

Who is the artist Cindy Sherman?  Would she please step forward?   For me, this is the provocative question when approaching her artwork. For forty years she has created some of the most telling and persuasive...
Michael Phelps photographed by Jeff Cable

Interview: Jeff Cable – Olympic Photographer

Professional photographer Jeff Cable is only months away from flying off to  photograph his fifth Olympic Games for Team USA. Quite a journey from the photographer who started his career shooting Bar and Bat...
Stephen Cohen

Interview with Stephen Cohen

Q. First, I would like to congratulate you on the fact your going into your nineteenth year with PHOTO LA-2010. That's a huge accomplishment; almost two decades now. What do you think is the...
Jimi Hendrix

In Memory of Jim Marshall

It is difficult to write about a friend who has recently passed on. That is especially true if the friend happened to have been an extraordinary photographer; one of the greatest ever. He is...
Mallory Morrison

Interview: Mallory Morrison – Artistic Underwater Photographer

Plenty of people have vivid dreams. Few manage to turn those dreams into reality. Mallory Morrison turns her's into beautifully artistic works of underwater photography. Ethereal at times, Morrison's roots in dance photography are...
Fredric Roberts

Interview with Fredric Roberts by Anthony Friedkin

Fredric Roberts is an extraordinary man who abandoned a lucrative career on Wall Street to pursue his dream of becoming a photographer and traveling the world. He instantly distinguished himself with a powerful vision....
Rory Lewis

Interview: Rory Lewis – Celebrity Portrait Photographer

At just 33 years old, it may feel peculiar referring to British photographer Rory Lewis as an accomplished portrait photographer.  Yet,the rate at which he has become one of the world's most prolific portrait...