Professional Photography

Grant Mudford

Grant Mudford Interview

Grant Mudford is considered one of the most skillful and extraordinary photographers alive today. He is regarded as one of the finest architectural photographers to have ever worked in the field. Among his numerous...
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...
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...
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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...

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...

Interview: Matt Brown – Los Angeles Angels Team Photographer

Los Angeles is a two team sort of town when it comes to baseball.  Having had the pleasure of interviewing Jon SooHoo, the official team photographer for the Dodgers, it felt only right to...
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...
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...
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...
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...