LightSource Podcast Interview Series

E080 Hunter Freeman

Commercial photographer Hunter Freeman speaks with Bill and Ed about his career and his work.


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

Theme Music:

Sean Campbell and Steve Hill (

Special Guest:

Hunter Freeman, commercial advertising photographer.

Hunter Freeman

Hunter Freeman Photos

LightSource Episode 80 (Interview Series) [45:30 minutes]



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In this episode:

Bill and Ed discuss:

Special Guest Hunter Freeman discusses:

  • Getting started as a commercial photographer
  • Inspiration of Phil Marco
  • Still life photography
  • Photographing Apple products
  • Advice for starting a photography business
  • Getting your portfolio images while you work
  • Making note of ideas
  • Humor in still photography
  • Inspiration of Elliot Erwitt
  • Working with commercial clients
  • Elements of realism
  • Working with talented people
  • Getting good expressions from models
  • Style of lighting
  • Lighting equipment on location
  • Taking minimum gear
  • Light to match the environment
  • Studying light
  • Stock photography

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