In My Bag: Covering Wildfire – by Nic Coury

Three Cal Fire firefighters watch the Soberanes Fire from Palo Colorado Road near Big Sur on July 26.

Photographer Nic Coury has been covering California’s recent wildfires and shares the gear that gets the job done.

Photo Brigade Podcast #113 with Jonah Markowitz

Jonah Markowitz podcast

On this episode Robert chat with documentary photographer/filmmaker Jonah Markowitz about his documentary projects, portrait work, his background in air pollution research before his transition into photography, his grant with View Find, life as a freelancer, funding long-term projects, his feelings on multimedia and social, the importance of empathy in documentary work, and recognizing the lack of diversity and privilege of storytellers in the industry.

End of Games (Rio Diaries #6) – by Simon Bruty

Rio

As Sports Illustrated photographer Simon Bruty ends his Olympic coverage, he looks back at his time and remarks on some of the highlights and disappointments of the 2016 Summer Games in Rio. 

SI Workflow (Rio Diaries #5) – by Simon Bruty

workflow

Sports Illustrated photographer Simon Bruty talks about his workflow using the VLAN at the Olympics.

Rio 2016: Drenched – by Guy Rhodes

Aug 15, 2016; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Argentina midfield Florencia Habif (16) shoots against Netherlands midfield Laurien Leurink (6) during the women's field hockey quarterfinals in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Olympic Hockey Centre. Mandatory Credit: Guy Rhodes-USA TODAY Sports

Photographer Guy Rhodes is in Rio covering the Olympics and updates us in the last few days including some time in the rain.

In My Bag – by Sal D’Alia

in my bag

NY-based filmmaker Sal D’Alia is about to start shooting the third season of ‘Through The Lens’ for Adorama in Hong Kong & Japan and shares the list of gear he’s taking.

Photo Brigade Podcast #112 with Kevin Larkin

Kevin Larkin

On this episode Robert chats with his long lost photo editor Kevin Larkin who worked the New York Times Picture Desk while Robert interned over a decade ago.

Theft & Safety (Rio Diaries #4) – by Simon Bruty

Rio Olympics

Sports Illustrated photographer Simon Bruty talks about safety concerns in Rio and the theft of camera gear during the Olympics.

Rio 2016: Olympics High – by Guy Rhodes

Aug 6, 2016; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Colombia forward Isabel Cristina Romero Benitez (6) gets a hand to her face by USA forward Nana Faavesi (9) as Faavesi runs the ball during a rugby sevens match between the USA and Colombia at Deodoro Stadium in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games. Mandatory Credit: Guy Rhodes-USA TODAY Sports

Photographer Guy Rhodes is in Rio covering the Olympics and shares photos of women’s rugby and canoe/kayak slalom.

Getting the Lay of the Land (Rio Diaries #3) – by Simon Bruty

Rio Olympics

Sports Illustrated photographer Simon Bruty recently arrived in Rio for the Summer Olympic games and shares how he’s managed covering the opening ceremony and first couple days of competition.