Interview Role Reversal – Episode 230

You know, I’m very comfortable behind the microphone as the interviewer. I’m not so comfortable being the interviewee. However, my good friend Carl Van den Boom asked me to be on his new podcast, The Photopreneur Podcast, a while back. While I don’t always agree that I’m a good guest, I thought some of the … Read more

Time Blending and the Matsuda Effect – Hubert Matsuda Episode 229

I really enjoy having my good friend Hubert Matsuda on the podcast because he brings such a positive vibe and Hawaiian flair. Maybe that’s what he’s dubbed the “Matsuda Effect” to life. On this podcast episode we are going to talk about the Matsuda effect in photography post-processing. If you have ever doubted the importance … Read more

Photography Has Nothing to do With the Destination – Episode 228

When I was asked to share some of my thoughts of travel photography with a photography group in St. Louis, I started to think about what travel photography even meant to me. Why do I enjoy it so much? What am I supposed to do with photography? One experience I had in September of 2013 … Read more

A Big Question People Always Ask and a Big Announcement – Episode 227

What’s amazing about photography is that I’m almost always able to predict the questions that some people will ask me. One of the questions I can predict recently in classes or workshops is, “What’s in your bag?” I admit, it’s a great question that should be discussed. However I want to respond to that question … Read more

Say it With Me, Photography Etiquette – Episode 226

I’ve covered this topic several times on the photography roundtable podcast, and it truly pains me and bothers me that I have to cover it again. Photography etiquette is becoming a HUGE issue in the world. I’m hearing more and more stories about photographers being rude, not taking care of photo locations, and wreaking havoc … Read more

Combining Landscapes and Night Skies – Kevin Jordan Episode 225

Kevin Jordan is another one of those photographers that I’ve had an email and social media friendship with for a long time now. He’s even provided a couple articles for Photography Roundtable. It’s only fitting that Kevin joined me for an interview on the podcast! Kevin is one of those guys from the northeast landscape … Read more

Island Hopping and Photography – Hubert Matsuda Episode 224

I’ve been following Hubert Matsuda for a long time now. Actually, I’ve been following him since he asked me to critique his Instagram feed. After seeing his Instagram, I emailed him back to say that he didn’t need my help. Hubert and I have had a few comments back and forth since that original introduction, … Read more

Best of The Photography Roundtable Podcast – Episode 223

It’s a tremendous honor to get to chat with some of the best photographers on the planet. They’re inspiring, educated, and share some amazing tips for everyone wanting to improve their own photos. Aaron Keigher is no exception to that. In fact, I enjoyed our conversation so much that I wanted to replay it as … Read more

Haters Gonna Hate – Episode 222

I’ve been a photographer a long time and if there’s one thing I’ve learned it’s that there are a vast amount of haters in the world. Haters gonna hate, and they’re going to come at you if you make your work public. In this podcast I share personal stories about dealing with people who are … Read more

When Do You Know It’s a Great Photo? – Episode 221

There are a lot of things that go into a photograph that can make it great. Photographers spend an unusual amount of time planning out photographs, shooting photographs, and finally editing photographs. During the process you might have multiple moments when you think that the photo is going to be amazing and you can’t wait … Read more

Travel and Restraint – Ian Plant Episode 220

If I gave anyone a gold medal for being on The Photography Roundtable Podcast more than anyone else Ian Plant would get it. But this isn’t the Olympics, so he’ll have to settle for a participation award. This is Ian’s fourth time on the podcast and I keep bringing him on because he gives great … Read more

Your SEO Might Be Killing Your Photography – Ben Turner Episode 219

Photographers don’t always think about all of the data that goes into their photography websites. As visual people, we focus on how great the portfolios will look and how easily visitors can navigate our websites. But what if I told you that your website could get more traffic just by adding a few SEO tricks? … Read more

Invitation vs Challenge and How it Impacts Your Photography – Episode 218

Who and what you are has a lot to do with your enjoyment of photography and your overall growth in photography creativity. So, who are you? Better yet, what are you? Studies have shown that there are two types of people; invitation people and challenge people. Discovering whether you’re invitation or challenge will have a … Read more

You Won’t Believe The Changes Coming… – Episode 217

There are some serious changes coming to The Photography Roundtable Podcast. Now, before you start screaming at me for changing everything up, just hear me out! So, I’m moving Photography Roundtable to a dual podcast; video and audio. I’m also moving it to one day a week; Monday. But, I’m still going to be bringing … Read more

Three Tips to Maximize Photos in Unknown Locations – Episode 216

One of the things I was challenged with the last five weeks of my life was being about to photograph the foregrounds I wanted to reach because of safety rules in Haiti. Now, I understand that Haiti is an unusual location to shoot in, but I would recommend visiting third world countries for unique photographs. … Read more