Photo Brigade Podcast #96 with Craig Warga

By Robert Caplin


craig wargaCraig Warga is a Corporate, Editorial, and Wedding photographer living and working in New York City. His work has been recognized by the NY Press Photographers, The National Press Photographers Association, Best of Photojournalism, and the CT Society of Professional Journalists. After 8 years on staff at the New York Daily News, Craig left in 2013 to pursue new clients. Editorially his work has appeared in newspapers and magazines to numerous to list, and he is a regular contributor to Bloomberg News and the Wall Street Journal. Corporate clients include ABC Carpet and Home, The Bloomberg Foundation, Bloomberg LP, The Genesis Prize, Vox Media, and The Stripes Group among others. His wedding work has been featured in New York Magazine, Carats & Cake, and several other blogs. He curently lives in Brooklyn with his wife and 2 boys.

On this episode I talk with news photographer Craig Warga about his near decade-long stint as a staff photographer at the NY Daily News, his recent transition into the world of freelance photography, the business behind that, family, and much more. Sit back, relax, and enjoy this episode of The Photo Brigade Podcast!

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Robert CaplinAbout the writer: Robert Caplin is an editorial and commercial photographer based in Manhattan who specializes in documentary, travel, celebrities, portraiture, and events. He’s a regular contributor to The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and The Wall Street Journal and his work has been published in National Geographic, Sports Illustrated, and Newsweek. His clients include individuals such as Justin Bieber, Tiki Barber, and Victoria Justice and organizations such as The International Emmy’s, Abercrombie & Fitch, and American Electric Power. His photographs were honored at the 2010 Clio Awards for advertising, and HarperCollins published his long-term documentary as part of Justin Bieber’s New York Times Bestselling visual autobiography, First Step 2 Forever, which has sold over a million copies in 25 languages.

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