In this edition of LightSource, Bill and Ed talk with location portrait photographer, Robert Seale.


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Ed Hidden, exclusive photographer (Flickr)

Special Guest:

Robert Seale, photographer.

Robert Seale

Robert Seale Photos

LightSource Episode 33 (Interview Series) [54:57 minutes]



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In this episode:

Bill and Ed discuss:

  • Ed’s photo session in Philly
  • Flickr group reaches 1000 strong
  • Their upcoming interview on The Digital Photography Show
  • Dealing with Rock Stars
  • Shooting in the wind
  • Deleting habits

Special Guest Robert Seale discusses:

  • Getting started in photojournalism and sports portraiture
  • The evolution of his location lighting style
  • modifiers he likes to use in the field
  • Plume softboxes
  • Getting great color on location
  • Velvia film and dark skin
  • CTO filters
  • Being a bathroom photographer
  • Using light meters
  • Using the sky for your background
  • Connecting with subjects on location
  • Workshops to catch him at
  • Preparing for a location shoot
  • Whats in his gear bag
  • Shooting fast
  • His workflow
  • His advice for beginners in location sports photography

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