Digital night photography is relatively easy – but finding the best spot to shoot and getting there often is not. In this episode, Rick talks with night sky expert Harun Mehmedinović about his work and his awesome Skyglow project.
It’s the Ron and Rick Show – all about a photo safari!
Ron Clifford is back on our podcast, but this time he is interviewing Rick! Ron asks Rick about what it’s like going on safari – because Ron is going on his first-ever safari. Ron and Rick talk photo gear, clothing, medicine and more.
Linda Marshall Shares Mindful Insights with Rick Sammon
We all know that meditation can play a key role in the happiness – and calmness – of our lives. In this episode, Rick talk with his friend, photo workshop participant and meditation specialist Linda Marshall about how meditation can enhance your life and your photography. Ommmmmmmmmm.
Rick and Victor get into tech stuff to help photographers
Rick is the first to admit he is not a tech guy, unlike Larry who knows his tech. In this episode, Rick talks tech with one of his recent Africa photo safari participants – Victor Abyad. Rick and Victor discuss some of the latest photo tech trends, innovations and changes.
Links from Victor about his work and the tech stuff he and Rick discussed:
Rick & Larry expand on Rick’s Blog Post about Mark Zuckerberg’s Founders Letter
Rick recently posted on his blog, that he believes, “what we learn in one field can help us in another field.” Larry & Rick dive into 5 points from Mark Zuckerberg’s 2012 Founders Letter and explore how applying each of these 5 principles to photography, can help us grow as photographers.
Looking at the fun times and success of others, there’s a lot that happens behind the scenes
This time Rick and Larry talk about some of the necessary prep work that has to happen before you can have fun.
Sure, the podcast is about photography, but this episode is for everybody! It’s a little bit of motivation, inspiration, and real world advice designed to help ANYBODY get to the point where they can have more fun.
Rick and Larry break down how writing books, blogs, and more can help you get noticed
While Larry has written a few books about cameras and electronics, Rick has a collection of 37 titles to his name with hundreds of thousands of books sold. Rick and Larry spend this episode discussing how writing helps photographers tell the world about their work and get noticed.
Even if all you ever write are blog posts, this episode has some solid insights for photographers.
Photographing from Zodiacs, Big Ships and Helicopters can be Challenging.
Rick has been to more than 100 countries – which took him almost 68 years of stilling for long hours on plan and in airports. As he says, “It’s not easy having fun,” which will be topic of a future podcast.
In this episode Rick talks with Steve Wellmeier, Managing Director of Poseidon Expeditions, North American office, about how professional photographers can get professional quality photographs while traveling on expedition ships – something Rick has proven in the past.
Rick gives tips on telling a story, photographing birds, using filters, photographing from a Zodiac, processing and downloading.
Rick and his wife Susan will be the photo coaches on the Poseidon Expedition “Highlights to the High Arctic” cruise in 2019. Here the info: