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Photo Brigade Podcast #120 with Mohammed Elshamy

Mohammed Elshamy podcast

On this episode Robert chats with Mohammed Elshamy, a 22-year-old Egyptian photojournalist based in NYC who covers some of the world’s most dire events such as the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria, the political unrest and street violence in Egypt, the European refugee crisis, the armed rebellion in South Sudan, and much more.

Cars, Film Rolls and New York – by Sam Golanski

Sam Golanski

Growing up in a small town in Poland watching the world of American Gangster films on a 14-inch screen, Sam Golanski found himself in New York City 20 years later roaming the streets taking pictures of the nostalgia he once watched while shooting with his Hasselblad 503CX.

Stella Artois: Matt Damon & “Buy a Lady a Drink.” – by Talisman Brolin

Matt Damon

Photographer Talisman Brolin took behind-the-scenes photos of Matt Damon shooting a commercial with and Stella Artois.

Musings on Recovering from Major Injury – Part 2 – by Nic Coury

disabled parking

Monterey, California-based photographer Nic Coury writes the second of a three-part series on recovering from a bicycle crash where he fractured his hip and had five screws put in during surgery.

Luiz C. Ribeiro – News Photography and Personal Projects

Luiz C Ribeiro

During a Photo Brigade monthly meet up, Luiz C. Ribeiro shares his career trajectory in the photo business as a photographer at the New York Post, freelance, and more recent book projects from Brazil.

2015 Findlay Balloon Festival – by Andrew Weber

Balloon Festival

Toledo, OH-based photographer Andrew Weber shares photos of the 2015 Flag City Balloon Fest.

Fotokite Phi: A Flying Camera on a Leash

Fotokite Phi

Aerial robotics researcher and Fotokite founder Sergei Lupashin has started a crowdfunding campaign to fund the production of the Fotokite Phi, a foldable quadcopter on a leash.

Osocalis Distillery for Imbibe Magazine – by Nic Coury

Osocalis Distillery

Monterey, California-based photographer Nic Coury took photos of a distillery in Soquel, CA for Imbibe Magazine.

Let the Campaign Begin! – by Rick Friedman


Boston-based photographer Rick Friedman shares some DOs and DON’Ts tips on photographing presidential campaigns.

Jose Reyes at Disney | ESPN the Mag – by Chip Litherland

Jose Reyes

Sarasota, Fl-based photographer Chip Litherland photographed Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Jose Reyes at Disney World for ESPN the Magazine.