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...
David Mecey

Interview w/ former Playboy photographer David Mecey

For more than two decades, David Mecey served as a staff photographer for Playboy Magazine and has since become one of the world's premier beauty and fashion photographers. David's work has appeared in magazines worldwide, including...
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...
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Samy’s Camera hosting Phase One XF 100MP Introductory Event

Join Samy's Camera and Phase One between 11am and 6pm on January 19th for the new XF 100MP Camera System introductory event. Attendees will be amongst the first photographers to experience the first 100MP Full...
Gerd Ludwig

Interview with Photographer Gerd Ludwig

On April 26, 1986, the nuclear power plant at Chernobyl in Ukraine became the sight of the worst nuclear accident in history. Authorities waited 36 hours after the explosion to begin the evacuation of 336,000...
Freelance Photo Stinger

Becoming a Freelance Photo Stringer

Have you ever wondered if you had what it took to be a working photojournalist?  Many professionals have earned entry into the field by working as a freelance stringer.  In the journalistic profession, a...
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....
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...
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...