LightSource Podcast Interview Series

E033 Robert Seale

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


Bill Crawford, publisher of (Flickr)
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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One thought on “E033 Robert Seale

  1. kelly

    loved the robert seale show guys! just purchased my first set of lights so i am soaking up any and everything from! love it!


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