In this edition of LightSource, Bill and Ed talk with Bill Simone, commercial photographer.


Bill Crawford, publisher of (Flickr)
Ed Hidden, exclusive photographer (Flickr)

Theme Music:

Sean Campbell and Steve Hill (

Special Guest:

Bill Simone, commercial photographer.

Bill Simone Photography

Bill Simone Photos

Bill’s blog

LightSource Episode 67 (Interview Series) [45:49 minutes]



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In this episode:

Bill and Ed discuss:

Special Guest Bill Simone discusses:

  • Getting started in photography business
  • Moving from product photography to portraiture
  • Influence of still life photography
  • Single source lighting
  • Working with commercial clients
  • HDR in backgrounds
  • Rim light
  • Shooting for composites
  • Favorite Equipment
  • Color calibrated studio environment
  • His personal portfolio
  • Panoramic portraits

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