Monthly Archives: December 2015

A New Understanding: 2015 Retrospective – by Guy Rhodes

Mammatus clouds in the sky over St. Nicholas Church in East Chicago, Ind., following a thunderstorm, Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Mammatus clouds are formed by cool air sinking rapidly from the upper atmosphere.

East Chicago, IN-based photographer, lighting designer, and filmmaker Guy Rhodes reflects on this past year and shares his favorite photos of 2015.

Photo Brigade Podcast #89 with Bryan Bedder

Bryan Bedder

On this episode Robert chats with NYC-based photographer Bryan Bedder about his career, the ups and downs of the past year when an accident left him nearly paralyzed and his amazing recovery. Bryan specializes in portraits, news, music, celebrity and corporate events.

10 Tips for a Successful Portfolio Review – by David Griffin

Eddie Adams portfolio review

After decades of reviewing portfolios, former National Geographic Director of Photography Davin Griffin has created a solid list of tips to help you rock your next portfolio review! 

KTHXBAI: a Retrospective of Chris La Putt


NY-based photographer Ryan Muir and some fellow photographers, along with Brooklyn Vegan and Idio Gallery, have put together a memorial retrospective in honor of music photographer Chris La Putt.

MLB hits Cuba | The Players’ Tribune – by Chip Litherland

MLB and the MLB Players Association embark on a goodwill tour in Cuba led by Joe Torre and Dave Winfield along with a number of current stars.

Sarasota, Fl-based photographer Chip Litherland spent a few days in Cuba covering a historic MLB goodwill trip for The Players’ Tribune.

Photo Brigade Podcast #88 with Peter Berberian

Peter Berberian

On this episode Robert chats with photo industry veteran Peter Berberian about the business of photography.

Apple Lightning to SD Card Camera Reader Review – by C.S. Muncy

Apple Lightning to SD card

NYC-based photographer C.S. Muncy reviews the new Apple Lightning to SD card reader.

Secret of the Southeast – by Logan Riely

Jensen Caretti

Ohio University senior Logan Riely recently completed his capstone project about a high school basketball player’s rise to stardom.

Tenba Cooper 15 Review – by C.S. Muncy

Tenba Cooper 15

NYC-based photographer C.S. Muncy reviews the new Tenba Cooper 15 bag.

Photo Brigade Podcast #87 with Ron Haviv

Ron Haviv

On this episode Robert sits down with acclaimed war photographer Ron Haviv of VII Photo Agency in New York. They talk about his background in photography that led to covering conflicts and natural disasters around the world, his new book “The Lost Rolls”, the business of photography, and how important it is to diversify their revenue streams in order to make a living as a photographer.