Thinking Beyond the Typical Photo – Erin Babnik Episode 244

It truly is a joy having photographers as talented as Erin Babnik come on the Photography Roundtable Podcast. Erin has been someone I’ve looked up to as I’ve continued to study photography because she captures stunning, well-planned photographs.

Speaking of well-planned images, who better to talk to than Erin about getting more thoughtful images.

Erin Babnik has spent years looking for amazing new photography locations using specific techniques and tools.

Not only that, but Erin also shares extremely knowledgeable information when it comes to breaking down creative barriers when you’ve hit a wall as a photographer. Be honest, we’ve all been there.

Finding new locations to take photos takes time and patience, but hopefully after listening to this interview, you’ll be able to be more thoughtful about how to find exactly what you’re looking for in an image!

In this particular episode, Erin is going to take us through how she has been successful in finding wonderful new places to shoot that are slightly off the beaten path. She also shares some of the difficulties you may face when looking beyond the typical location.

For more background on Erin…

Erin Babnik is a full-time adventure landscape photographer, photography educator, writer, and speaker. She is known for her ambitious images, for her adventurous approach in the field, and for her thought-provoking writing and speaking. Her dedication to outdoor photography evolved out of her years working as an art historian, photographing at archaeological sites and in museums for the purposes of teaching and research. She subsequently spent years producing photographs on assignment before transitioning to her specialty of wilderness photography and teaching photography workshops worldwide. Erin draws upon her background in art history in bringing a deep knowledge of aesthetics, visual communication, and cultural relevancy to her own photographic work and to her ideas about the art of photography, which she expresses to audiences around the world. Erin is also a member of the illustrious nature photography team Photo Cascadia.

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