Photofocus Podcast

While at ClickCon, I had a chance to talk with Fashion photographer and educator Dixie Dixon. Dixie shares some of the topics she covered in her classes. You can learn more about Dixie at dixiedixon.com

Topics include model release forms, insurance, building a dream team, why assisting is important and how to command the set.

Be sure to let us know if you have any thoughts or questions in the comments section. We do our best to answer all questions in a timely manner.

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Do you have an idea for a topic or want to hear from your favorite photographer or influencer in our industry? Send an email to Vanelli at v@photofocus.com with the subject line of INFOCUS INTERVIEW IDEA. Then write a brief description of your topic or idea. If you are recommending someone, please include their name, contact information and state if you would like to be a guest host.

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I had a chance to talk with photographer and insurance agent Howard Burkholz about the different types of insurance plans photographers need. As a photographer himself, Howard gives disaster scenario examples to help us understand what is and is not covered.

Topics:

  • Actual cash value vs replacement cost
  • Real-world examples of what is covered
  • How rates are determined

For more information or to request a quote, contact Howard directly at National Photographers Insurance

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Here’s your chance to interact with the team by leaving a follow-up question in the comments section. We do our best to answer all questions in a timely manner.

You can be the next guest host on our podcast

Do you have an idea for a topic or want to hear from your favorite photographer or influencer in our industry? Send an email to Vanelli at v@photofocus.com with the subject line of INFOCUS INTERVIEW IDEA. Write a brief description of your topic or idea. If you are recommending someone, please include their name, contact information and state if you would like to be a guest host.

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Direct download: Infocus_Interview_Show_with_Howard_Burkholz_August_23_2019.mp3
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Welcome to Beyond Technique, the podcast that empowers photographers to bring their businesses to the next level. Today we chat with Watts of Love founding member and creative director Kevin Kuster!

 

Photos copyright Watts of Love. All Rights Reserved.

 

We discuss:

  • Kevin's life journey, and how he became involved with helping to start Watts of Love.
  • The topic of "burnout" as a creative
  • How Watts of Love is changing the lives of people around the world
  • The element (and importance!) of collaboration amongst creatives
  • Storytelling tips
  • The importance of being authentic
  • Raising awareness around the world of social issues
  • The significance of being willing to go on a creative journey without necessarily knowing what the end goal is.

Kevin can be found at:

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Welcome to Mind Your Own Business! Today we chat with nature, macro, and landscape photographer Don Komarechka!

 

We discuss:

  • How Don got started in photography
  • Why the process of creativity is so important
  • The importance of special projects
  • His new book, and how he ran his successful Kickstarter campaign
  • Goal setting: it's what drives us, but many struggle...for those who may feel stagnant
  • Advice for any photographers starting out

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I had a chance to talk to Hollywood photographer Mike Kubeisy. Mike and I talk about a very sensitive topic among photographers -- Do photographers need to buy the latest and greatest gear? We both weigh in on our thoughts and give examples and advice.

Topics:

  • When you should or shouldn't  invest in the latest gear
  • The value of education
  • Networking for success

We like to hear from you!

Here’s your chance to interact with the team by leaving a follow-up question in the comments section. We do our best to answer all questions in a timely manner.

You can be the next guest host on our podcast

Do you have an idea for a topic or want to hear from your favorite photographer or influencer in our industry? Send an email to Vanelli at v@photofocus.com with the subject line of INFOCUS INTERVIEW IDEA. Write a brief description of your topic or idea. If you are recommending someone, please include their name, contact information and state if you would like to be a guest host.

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Direct download: Infocus_Interview_Show_with_Mike_Kubeisy_August_1_2019.mp3
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