Matt Payne Photography Blog: Vlogging And Finding Meaning In Photography

January 30, 2019

Welcome to Episode 093 of the F-Stop Collaborate and Listen podcast with Gavin Hardcastle!

Gavin is an awesome photographer living in Vancouver Island, BC, Canada, originally from England. Gavin is one of the funniest landscape photographers in the game and it showed on this episode. What a hilarious episode! You'll love it for sure.

We covered some fun topics this week, including:

1. Flickr.

2. Vlogging.

3. Wildlife encounters.

4. Shooting Forests.

5. Finding meaning in your photography.

6. Our inspirations.

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This week on Patreon, Gavin and I talked about who our inspirations are in the photography realm.

To learn more about Gavin, check him out:


Here are the photographers that Gavin recommended for the podcast:

1. Chris Smith.

2. Ted Gore.

Some examples of Gavin's photography can be seen below.

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