Exposure featuring Todd Bigelow: Habits of a More Effective Photographer
Hosted by Skylar Lester
In this episode of “Exposure” host Skylar Lester interviews Todd Bigelow who has shot for world-renowned publications including TIME, Sports Illustrated, and National Geographic Traveler. He is also the creator of the Business of Photography Workshop which has been named by Photoshelter as one of the top workshops worldwide. To start off the second season Lester and Bigelow discuss the business side of freelancing from copyright infringement to insurance policies and the right time to replace your camera.
Las fotos project is a non-profit, Los Angeles based photography program that aims to help teenage girls from low to middle income families, by providing them with one-on-one mentoring and photography training. The goal is to help build up their confidence and encourage them to express themselves through the art of photography. Las Fotos Project just opened a new gallery in Lincoln Heights that provides the girls with a safe space to go in between classes or after school and allows them to display their work to the public in a professional setting. Each member of the project has a unique story to share about how art has helped them to overcome adversity.
Exposure with Skylar Lester is a show about notable figures in the world of photography. On this episode, Skylar interviews long-time photojournalist and documentary photographer, Marissa Roth. Marissa’s powerful project, One Person Crying: Women and War, focuses on documenting the effect that conflict has on women around the world. During the interview, Marissa discusses where her work has taken her and what it was like being a part of the LA Times photography staff that won a Pulitzer Prize for its coverage of the 1992 Los Angeles Riots. Be sure to check out Marissa’s online and social media content on her websites; marissarothphotography.com, onepersoncrying.com, tibetinfinitelight.com, and also be sure to check out her blog!
Sports Photographer Matt Brown
Exposure with Skylar Lester is a show about notable figures in the world of photography. On this episode, Skylar interviews successful sports photographer Matt Brown. Matt is the Director of Photography for the Los Angeles Angels and has covered huge sporting events such as The Super Bowl, The World Series, and The Stanley Cup. During the interview Matt talks about his popular workshop the Sports Shooter Academy, and what it’s like to photograph Shaquille O’Neal!
LA Times Photojournalist Luis Sinco
Exposure with Skylar Lester is a show about notable figures in the world of photography. On this episode, Skylar interviews LA Times photojournalist Luis Sinco. Luis was a part of two Pulitzer Prize- winning teams for The Times’ coverage of the 1993 Northridge earthquake and the 2004 California wildfires. During the interview Luis talks about his time in Iraq covering the battle of Fallouja, where he captured his iconic image of the “Marlboro Marine”.
Exposure with Skylar Lester is a show about notable figures in the world of photography. On this episode, Skylar interviews astrophotographer and LA times staff photographer, Raul Roa. Raul is an avid nature photographer who is especially fascinated with the night sky. He has a book published of his images of moons and planes. During the interview the Raul talks about his photojournalism work, his travel photography and his love of birding.