Matt Payne Photography Blog: Interview With Patricia Davidson On F-Stop Collaborate And Listen - March 13, 2019

Welcome to Episode 099 of the F-Stop Collaborate and Listen podcast with Patricia Davidson!

Patricia Davidson is a professional photographer, specializing in landscape and travel photography. Patricia has spent the last 20 years living on the beautiful Southern Oregon Coast where she developed her landscape photography skills. Currently, she and her husband live nomadically, traveling in their RV throughout the western United States. With a background in the visual arts and web development, she sets out to produce images that express her artistic vision and passion for photography, as well as her love of nature and the outdoors.


Links discussed in the introduction to the podcast:

1. Nature Photographers Network (NPN)

2. Banff Photo Workshops & Tours


We covered some fun topics this week, including:

1. Flickr & Google Plus and how they shaped photography in the past decade.

2. How to promote your work locally.

3. Featuring women in landscape photography.

4. Web development.

5. When prints go wrong!

Please consider supporting the podcast on Patreon! There's a ton of bonus content over there for subscribers! Your support is critical - it helps with production costs and to improve the podcast over time. Thanks! Even $1 / mo helps a lot! We are growing closer to our goal of getting to $1,000/mo in support, at which point I will create an award to be given to a photographer that is a champion of conservation. Help us get there!

This week on Patreon, Patricia and I talked about the pros and cons of travelling full-time in an RV as a nature photographer.

To learn more about Patricia, check her out:

Website.

Instagram.

Here are the photographers that Patricia recommended for the podcast:

1. Franka Gabler

2. Perri Schelat

3. Terry Donnelly & Mary Liz Austin

4. Greg Vaughn

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

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Bandon, Coos County, Oregon, Oregon State Park, Pacific Northwest, beach, coast, coastal, landscape, oregoncoast, pacific ocean, scenic, sea, seascape, sunset, photo

Evening light highlighting a groupling of sea stacks along the beach in Bandon, Oregon

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A minus tide on the beach in Bandon, provided a perfect way to highlight Face Rock during sunset.

North America, Pacific Northwest, Palouse, Steptoe Butte, Washington, Washington state, Whitman County, agriculture, farm fields, framlands, rolling hills, usa, wheat fields, photo

Morning light casting shadows on the wheat fields. Viewed from Steptoe Butte.

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Fall color and lush greens highlight North Fork Falls and the North Fork Smith River along the Kentucky Falls Trail in Oregon's Coast Range.

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