Interview with Evan Zee

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I am not only trying to establish a space of comfort and trust, but also working to gather insight into who the subject truly is. If we take the idea of mirroring into this context, it requires that I as the photographer be fully vulnerable and present with who I truly am. It is an invitation for the subject to do just the same!

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Interview with Seanen Middleton

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English photographer Seanen Middleton talks about how to overcome creative slumps, and shares what has inspired him to create his brooding fine art photos.

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Interview with Kirsten Miccoli

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Chicago-based fashion and portrait photographer Kirsten Miccoli opens up to us in this interview about her creative process; shows us some of her favorite images; and shares her insights on how to overcome times when inspiration is lacking.

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Interview with Sean Mundy

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Sean Mundy (born 1991, Montréal, Canada) creates conceptual imagery through photography and digital manipulation. Learn more about Sean and his work in this interview.

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Interview with Mike Kelley

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In our interview, architectural and aerial photographer Mike Kelley shares how he approaches new work; gushes over his favorite photo he’s ever taken; and tells us what book is most important to him and why.

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Interview with Lara Zankoul

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Learn more about Beirut-based experimental and conceptual photographer Lara Zankoul as she discusses creative process, reveals her favorite photo, and more!

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Interview with Carlos Bracho

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I can’t tell you how many times just trying one thing can make the difference. It could be just asking someone, experimenting with something, or just having fun, but just trying something new can take you away on down the road.

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Interview with Rosie Hardy

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My main habits are paying attention, both to life and my emotions that accompany it – that’s the main source of my inspiration for my art. I want my art to be a by-product of living, not the focus, and I think that’s where it’s easy to get lost.

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Interview with Erik Johansson

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I look at things around me, trying to make a connection between things in an unexpected way. It’s usually a pretty long process before I decide to bring an idea to life, but that’s how it starts.

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Interview with Grant Legan

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Learn to say no, learn to take time for yourself, and find a focus. I put so much pressure on myself to be so good at everything, but I wasn’t passionate about everything, so I had to refocus.

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Interview with Felix Hernandez

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I wanted to create a statement; that you don’t need tons of gear or a studio or a high-end camera, etc. to create a great image – what you need is imagination and hard work. Great images are not created with great gear but with great imagination.

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Interview with Kate Woodman

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There has to be a visceral, emotional component to the image – I want to look at an image and wonder who that person is and what they are feeling.

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Interview with Justin Eisner

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In this interview we learn of Justin’s film photography recovery work in honor of his late grandfather. We also learn what bringing these photos back to life has taught Justin about art, family, and himself.

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Interview with Keean Afrasiabi

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In our interview with Keean we talked about the limitations he faces as a visual artist with partial vision, how he got into 3D design, and how he engages in client work.

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Interview with Dewi Natalia

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For me success is when you can be content with yourself and not compare yourself with others. Success is never comparison. Success is judging yourself by your own ruler.

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Interview with April Soetarman

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As an artist and designer, April has altered the user experience of the fortune cookie, caused unsuspecting pedestrians to look twice at street signage, and coded a bot to tweet out food-inspired romance.

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Interview with Matthew James Harrison

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In our interview with Matthew James Harrison, we sought his perspective on how to successfully start new endeavors, how and when to turn down work, which experiences he thinks any creative professional should face, and much more.

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Interview with Eduardo Acierno

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Eduardo Acierno is a self-taught fashion photographer from Mexico. Throughout our interview with Eduardo we explore the topics of photography, art, inspiration and happiness.

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Interview with Janosch Abel

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Throughout his young career, Janosch Abel has photographed numerous musicians, including Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, The Black Keys, Pharrell Williams, Mike Skinner, Jamie Cullum, ASAP Rocky, Lauryn Hill and Gaslamp Killer.

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Interview with Jerry Ghionis

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Widely celebrated among the top 5 best wedding photographers in the world, Jerry Ghionis and his wife Melissa are based in Melbourne, Australia and Beverly Hills, CA and together travel frequently on international photography assignments and speaking engagements.

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Interview with Pauline Darley

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Pauline Darley is a self-taught fashion photographer based in Paris. At a young age, she has established herself as an inventive editorial photographer and talented portraitist, able to create both captivating and insightful conceptual work.

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Interview with Matilda Temperley

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Matilda Temperley was born on a cider farm in Somerset, England in 1981. After pursuing a career in tropical infectious diseases she happened upon photography. She claims to be naturally unobservant, and as result uses her camera as a tool for opening up the world and looking.

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Interview with Maja Topcagic

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Maja Topcagic was born in Bihac, Bosnia and Herzegovina and now lives in Sarajevo. She began taking photos when she was 19 years old. When she is not working as a computer science teacher in Bihac, she freelances for Trevillion Images, 500px.com, Art+Commerce/Vogue Italia, and WIN New York.

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Interview with Tommy Ingberg

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I’ve been creating since I was a child. I have early memories of drawing in my sketchbook and my fascination with cameras. Somewhere along the line I chose photography. My first “real” camera was a Praktica with two lenses.

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Interview with Bleeblu

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I was born with a beautiful imagination without an artistic bone in my body. It wasn’t until winter of 2011 when I stumbled upon a photo that could change my life forever.

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Interview with Elizabeth Gadd

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Lizzy started her venture into photography in 2007 when she became intrigued by taking photos of nature and animals (still a big part of her life). She grew more passionate about photography in 2010 when she decided to step out of her comfort zone and take a self-portrait everyday for a year.

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Interview with Conner Allen

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In our interview with Conner Allen, a conceptual portrait photographer based out of the Inland Northwest, USA, he shares his knowledge learned through trial and error in photography, through his experiences shooting weddings, portraiture, and fashion.

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Interview with Giovanni Moran

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Giovanni Moran is a fine art, fashion, and portraiture artist. He was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. Entirely self-taught, (doing so in a short period of five years) Giovanni focused on his photography career, with a main focus on fashion photography.

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