Matt Payne Photography Blog: Interview With Phill Monson On F-Stop Collaborate And Listen

October 17, 2018

Welcome to Episode 078 of the F-Stop Collaborate and Listen podcast with Phill Monson!

Phill is a fantastic landscape photographer and graphic designer residing in Utah taking lead with the "Leave It Better" campaign where he is trying to instill the value of leaving it better than you found it in the outdoors. Phill's photography is fantastic, and, he is becoming well-known for his work on a line of stickers and apparel promoting outdoor stewardship through his company Entrada Outdoor Company.  

We covered some great topics this week, including:

1. His "Leave it Better" campaign.

2. Wilderness Conservation.

3. The State of Landscape Photography.

4. Social Media's role in landscape photography.

5. Start with Why by Simon Sinek.

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Over on Patreon this week, Phill talks about starting his own company with all of the challenges and rewards to be found there and his love and work as a graphic artist.

To learn more about Phill, check out his online presence:



Here are the photographers that Phill recommended for the podcast:

1. Dustin LeFevre.

2. Adam Barker.

3. Kevin McNeal.

4. Ryan Smith.

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

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