From the Archives: New Hall of Famer John Smoltz – by Brad Mangin

Smoltz

San Francisco Bay Area sports photographer Brad Mangin dug through his archives and shares photos of Atlanta Braves pitcher John Smoltz, who will be honored at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York.

Photo Brigade Podcast #79 with John Taggart

John Taggart

On this episode Robert chats with his friend, photojournalist John Taggart, a documentary and editorial photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. They discuss his career and many recent projects including the Gay Pride Parade, Lower East Side building explosion, Baltimore race riots, and Eric Garner and Michael Brown protests in NYC.

André Costantini – Follow What Interests You

Andre Costantini

André Costantini discusses what came to define his eclectic style over 20 years covering various documentary and commercial assignments. He reveals his unique approach to photographing his subjects and how it translates into creating impactful images and film, including his only real rule in image making.

The Competition – by Jamey Price

F1

Motorsport photographer Jamey Price shares photos from a recent shoot covering the Canadian GP, one of many Formula One racing events he’s privileged to work alongside truly skilled colleagues in the motorsports world.

Pittsburgh Pirates Playoff Vibes – by Jared Wickerham

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pittsburgh, PA-based photographer Jared Wickerham photographed the Pittsburgh Pirates vs the St Louis Cardinals and shares his photos.

Hilary Swift – Interning at The New York Times

Hilary Swift

Photographer Hillary Swift, one of two recent graduates currently interning at The New York Times, shares photos and talks about her experience covering a wide range of assignments for the newspaper this summer.

Floating Aloft – by Guy Rhodes

Golden Knights

East Chicago, Indiana-based photographer Guy Rhodes photographed the U.S. Army Parachute Team at the 2015 Gary Air Show.

NO PHOTOS: Why the Monterey County Weekly Isn’t Running Professional Camera Photos from the Aerosmith Concert in Salinas – by Nic Coury

A full grandstand awaits Aerosmith's set at the Salinas Sports Complex.

Photographer Nic Coury decided to shoot a recent Aerosmith concert only with his iPhone in protest to the restrictive photo contract he was forced to sign in order to cover for the Monterey County Weekly.

Dave Geffin – Improve Your Visual Eye, Invest In Film

Dave Geffin

Photographer and videographer Dave Geffin talks about how going back to shooting film has been the best investment for his digital stills and motion work.

RISCX – by Cengiz Yar

RISC

Chicago-based photographer Cengiz Yar shares photos of the RISC class in NYC, a nonprofit organization which provides battlefield first aid training to freelance conflict journalists.