Tag Archives: Robert Caplin

Photo Brigade Podcast #121 with Luke Copping

luke copping

On this episode Robert chats with Buffalo-based editorial and commercial Luke Copping about his career and business sense while serving on the national board of ASMP and juggling his many clients.

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.

Photo Brigade Podcast #119 with Anthony Geathers

Anthony Geathers

On this episode Robert chats with Brooklyn-based photographer Anthony Geathers. They talk about Anthony’s career path, serving two combat deployments in the Marine Corps to Afghanistan as a machine gunner before attending the School of Visual Arts and beginning his freelance career shooting sports and athletic portraiture.

Photo Brigade Podcast #118 with David Goldman

David Goldman Photographer Photo © Robert Caplin

On this episode Robert chats with David Goldman, a Brooklyn-based photographer who specializes in topics around human rights, marginalized people, and maternal health.

Photo Brigade Podcast #117 with Kerri MacDonald

Kerri MacDonald

On this episode Robert chats with The New York Times Social Media Photo Editor Kerri MacDonald about her career path and all things social.

Photo Brigade Podcast #116 with David Geffin


On this episode Robert chats with his good friend, business partner, and stellar fashion photographer and DP David Geffin about what’s going on in the industry, how to stay inspired, and what it takes to transition careers for those who want to take their photo and video work to a more professional, income-generating level.

Photo Brigade Podcast #115 with Dorie Hagler

Dorie Hagler

On this episode Robert Caplin chats with photographer Dorie Hagler, a documentary storyteller.

Photo Brigade Podcast #114 with Cameron Michael

Cameron Michael

On this episode Robert Caplin chats with his friend Cameron Michael, a commercial photographer, Director of Photography, and Advanced Motion Control Timelapser.

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.

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.