LightSource Podcast Interview Series

E067 Bill Simone

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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