F-Stop Collaborate and Listen Podcast

Welcome to the podcast where I have amazing conversations the world's best landscape photographers, industry insiders, and more! The format for the podcast is a relaxed but in-depth conversation - we touch on all types of topics relating to landscape photography, including workflow, becoming a professional full-time photographer, social media, conservationism, the business of photography, finding motivation to shoot, and more. If you are a well-established landscape photographer or someone with something interesting to say and are interested in becoming a guest on the podcast, please reach out to me.

The podcast is available on iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and on Stitcher. You can read more details about each podcast episode, find links to the topics discussed on the episode, a transcript, and sample photographs from the artist in our show notes for each episode. We also have an Instagram page and a Facebook page and a Facebook Group for updates.


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Here is a full listing of past guests and links to their public episodes as well as their bonus episodes on Patreon:


Guest Name & Show Notes

Patreon Bonus Episode

235 Dawn Wilson - Ethics in Nature Photography

2021 Colorado Fall Color Predictions

234 Richard Bernabe - 20 years of Wisdom as a Professional Photographer


233 Jess Findlay - Wildlife Photography, Mountaineering, and Pre-Visualization


232 Alfonso Calero - Cultural Fluidity & Creativity in Landscape Photography


231 Cody Schultz - Overcoming Mental Health in Landscape Photography


230 James Lane - Dark Emotions and Landscape Photography

Tips and Tricks for Printing Your Photography

229 Claude Fiddler - The High Sierra on Large Format Film

Honest Conversations about our Carbon Footprints

228 James Rodewald - Inspiration | Our Nemesis | Meditation

Overcoming Burnout

227 NFTs - A Fair and Balanced Panel Discussion


226 Jordan Inglee - Workflows | Flow States | Nature vs. Money


225 Scott Wilson - A Photographer's Battle with Colon Cancer

A Love Affair with Seascapes

224 Chris Murray - Quiet Scenes & the Difficulties of Full-time Artistry


223 Danielle Hayden - Finance & Accounting for Landscape Photographers


222 Julian Elliott - Becoming a Generalist to Improve your Landscape Photography

Stock Photography and Copyright Infringement

221 Mark Denney - From Corporate Life to YouTube Sensation

Photographing Waterfalls

220 Cath Simard - Composite Photography

Environmental Ethics in Nature Photography

219 Lisa LaPointe - Seafaring Landscape & Nature Photography

Environmental Ethics in Nature Photography

218 Paul Schmit - Journey into Deepscape Astro-Landscape Photography


217 Zoe Pamintuan - A Teacher's Perspective on Landscape Photography

Seeking Meaning in our Photography

216 Mental Health & Landscape Photography - A Panel Discussion

Showing Grace

215 Camille Seaman - An Indigenous Perspective on Landscape Photography


214 Joel Truckenbrod - Photographing the Subtle Beauty of Minnesota in Black and White

Slowing Down with Fast Tools

213 Matt McGee - Underwater Nature & Fine Art Photography


212 Bernard Geraghty - Capturing the Beauty of Ireland


211 Carolyn Cheng - The Feminine Sublime Through Aerial Landscape Photography

Gallery Representation

210 The Slow Photography Movement - A Panel Discussion


209 Richard Wong - Is There a Diversity Problem in Landscape Photography?

Plagarism in Photography

208 Krista McCuish - Discovering the Finer Details in Nature

Social Media and Productivity

207 Adam Woodworth - Learning to Photograph the Night Sky

Facebook Marketing Secrets

206 René Algesheimer - Personal Style & Marketing

Clubhouse App for Photographers

205 Wayne Suggs & Jerry Greer - Creating the Fine Art Photography Book of Your Dreams

Facebook Groups for Photographers

204 Dave Morrow - Quitting Social Media | Email Marketing | Backpacking

Cross-Disciplinary Skills for Photographers

203 Daniel Dietrich - Ethics in Wildlife Photography

What Makes a Good Wildlife Photograph

202 Matt Jackisch - Winning the Epson Pano Awards & Authenticity in Landscape Photography

The Advantages of Not "Going Pro"

201 Kai Hornung - Landscape Photography Competitions & Personal Expression

Photo Critique Requests

200 Episode 200! Guy Tal & Michael Gordon - The History of Landscape Photography


199 Anna Morgan - Photography & the Photographer's Role in Conservation - a Thesis

Slow & Contemplative Photography

198 Perri Schelat - Processing Grief Through Landscape Photography The Soul Needs Passions to Thrive
197 Jeremy Jackson - Landscape Photography Changed My Life N/A
196 Dan Cook - UK Peak District; The Trouble With Making Your Passion Your Job Exploring Nepal
195 Andy Boenau - Virtual Photography Projects & His Corona Coupling Book N/A
194 Kristen Ryan - Capturing the Magic of the Tetons / Women Retreats Long Exposures with ND Filters
193 Robb Hirsch - Curiosity of the Natural World - Photographing Yosemite Developing Relationships
192 Michelle Bates - Toy / Plastic Cameras: Creativity Unleashed The Importance of Writing
191 Mattias Sjolund - Building Your Landscape Photography Business Maintaining a Photography Business with a Full-time Job
190 Gary Crabbe - The Legacy of Galen Rowell in Landscape Photography Challenges of Mental Illness in Landscape Photography
189 Ella & Knapp Hudson - Running a Successful Camera Club Overlanding Adventures
188 Photo Cascadia Team - Celebrating Oregon Through Landscape Photography N/A
187 Tara Workman - Finding Your Own Path in Landscape Photography as a Hobbyist How Photography Taught Me to See Beauty
186 Jerry Monkman - Using Photography to Conserve Open Spaces What Are We Trying to Say With Our Photographs?
185 Juan Pablo De Miguel - Judging the Epson Pano Awards N/A
184 Remembering Jack Curran N/A
183 Ben Williamson - Photographing New England & Working for a Magazine Obsession with Weather
182 Michael Remke - The Intersection of Landscape Photography & Ecological Science N/A
181 Eric Bennett Returns - Conversations with Nature Finding a Mentor to Improve Your Photography
180 George McCane - Healing Veterans Through Photography N/A
179 Nicoli Alexander - How Photographers Can Collaborate With Interior Designers Interior Designer Answers Listener Questions on Photography
178 Cole Thompson - Discovering Your Vision in Landscape Photography Do You Need to go to Great Locations?
177 Marc Muench - Lessons Learned from Teaching Landscape Photography Qualities of Excellent Workshop Students
176 Jerad Armijo - Harnessing Landscape Photography to Manage Depression | Chromesthesia N/A
175 Felix Inden - Balancing Full-Time Work with Part-Time Professional Landscape Photography The Challenges and Rewards of Creating a YouTube Channel
174 Brie Stockwell - Setting Goals to Improve your Landscape Photography How Life Coaching Improved My Photography
173 David Brookover - Using Landscape Photography to Understand Culture N/A
172 Elisabeth Brentano - Wanderlust in the American West Using Vulnerability for Authentic Engagement
171 William Neill - Reflecting on 40 Years of Landscape Photography How to Grow as a Photographer
170 Joseph Roybal - Harnessing the Power of Mentor-ship and Relationships in Landscape Photography

Resolution and Printing Workflows

169 Margaret Soraya - The Power of Solitude in Landscape Photography Being "In the Element"
168 Manuel Palacios - The Relationship Between Photographic Art and Science

COVID-19 from a scientific perspective

167 Todd Caudle - A Passion for Colorado Through Landscape Photography What Makes a Great Photograph?
166 Ethan Deshaies - Defining What Makes a Good Photograph N/A
165 Epic Astro-Landscape Photography Panel Discussion N/A
164 John Barclay - Discovering the Contemplative Style of Landscape Photography Leveraging Communication Skills for Your Photography
163 Nick Carver - Soul-Searching for Personally Meaningful Photographs Creating and Organizing Your Photography Portfolio
162 Drew Armstrong - All About Drone Photography! Raising a Transgender Child as a Photographer
161 Christian Fletcher - Creating Original Landscape Photography in Western Australia Photographing Wild Light
160 Women in Landscape Photography Panel Discussion How to Handle Man-Splaining
159 Brooks Jensen - Creating Personally Meaningful Landscape Photography Open vs. Limited Edition Prints
158 Toni Toreno - Photography Business After COVID-19 Women in Landscape Photography
157 Jon Whitaker - Music vs. Landscape Photography: Compare and Contrast Finding Your Voice
156 Sarah Lyndsay - How to Become an Instagram Sensation Leveraging Your Photography Skills during COVID-19
155 Clay Bolt - Using Photography as a Tool for Communication Tips for Macro Photography
154 COVID-19 Panel Discussion N/A
153 Ugo Cei - Travel Photography / Coronavirus / Journey into Film Will the Real Landscape Photography Please Stand Up?
152 Scott Walton - Finding an Audience for your Photography Leveraging Workshops for Lifetime Friendship
151 J Henry Fair - Winner of our Conservation Award N/A
150 Brenda Tharp - Expressive Nature Photography Studying the Masters
149 Alex Burke - Large Format Film Landscape Photography All about Art Shows with Alex Burke
148 Live from Out of Yosemite Drunk Panel from Out of Yosemite
147 Nikki Rausch - How to Improve your Sales in Photography Creating VIP Days for your Clients
146 Toby Harriman - Aerial Storytelling / Myanmar / Labels for Artists Toby Harriman on Photo Platforms
145 Michael Strickland - Large Format Film Photography of the Great Plains Getting Started with Large Format Film Photography
144 Jerry Greer - Book Publishing and Burnout in Landscape Photography Starting a photography book project
143 Royce Bair - Nightscape Photography Improving your night photography
142 Photography Education & Creativity - Panel N/A
141 Luka Esenko - Slovenia & Responsible Photo Location Sharing on PhotoHound N/A
140 Jonathan Tilley - Personal Branding for Landscape Photographers Jonathan Tilley on email marketing and list building
139 Jeff Bartlett - Adventure Photography in the Candadian Rockies Jeff Bartlett on his relationship with Instagram
138 Maria Grace - Search Engine Optimization for Landscape Photography N/A
137 Paul Reiffer - Phase One, Instawrecking, and Landscape Photography Icons Paul Reiffer on why he uses Capture One as his RAW editor
136 Carl van den Boom - Winter Landscape Photography Carl van den Boom - should you start a photography business?
135 Mandy Lea - The Truth Behind Travel Photography Mandy Lea - monetization of travel photography
134 Michael Frye - In the Footsteps of Ansel Adams and the Great Masters Michael Frye on post-processing in Lightroom
133 Dylan Fox - Western Australia Landscape Photography Dylan Fox - getting started with drones
132 Mahesh Thapa - Balancing Photography and Life as a Physician N/A
131 Brenda Petrella - Vermont and Outdoor Photography School Brenda Petrella on non-iconic nature photography
130 Aaron Nace - Photography Education and Phlearn.com Aaron Nace on differentiating yourself as an artist
129 Dan Hawk - Commercial Photography as a Landscape Photographer Dan Hawk on balancing business and creativity
128 Franka Gabler - Unique Yosemite Landscape Photography Franka Gabler discusses gallery representation and printing
127 Ian Plant - Visual Flow in Landscape Photography Ian Plant answers listener questions
126 Alister Benn - Expressive Landscape Photography Alister Benn - are emotional people more creative?
125 Rachel Jones Ross - Canadian Night Photography Rachel Jones Ross on Night Composites
124 Tim Parkin - OnLandscape Magazine Tim Parkin on his 365 Project and more
123 Christian Heeb - International Travel Photography N/A
122 Wayne Suggs - Photographing the Desert Mountains of New Mexico Wayne talks about rock art
121 Travis Andersen - Ski Photography in Bozeman, Montana Yellowstone Bear Story
120 Paul Marcellini - Landscape Photography in the Florida Everglades Paul discusses how he names photos... and more!
119 Weihao Pan - Landscape Photography in China and Tibet Weihao discusses his images that have won him photo contests
118 Taylor Gray - Landscape Photography as a College Student Taylor Gray discusses his images from Death Valley
117 David Cobb - Photographing Japanese Gardens and Landscape Photography Through-Hikes David Cobb discusses Photo Cascadia
116 Aaron Reed & Colby Brown - Marketing and Business Strategies for Landscape Photography Aaron & Colby answer listener questions
115 Brandi Mowles - Facebook and Instagram Marketing for Photographers N/A
114 David Hunter - Craters of the Moon National Monument Discussing his images from Craters of the Moon
113 Nick Selway - Photographing Waves and Lava Printing for Gallery Clients
112 Justin Majeczky - Photographing Burning Man How Important Is Gear?
111 Ole Henrick Sjkelstad - Photographing the Beauty of Norway Is Landscape Photography Full of Elitists?
110 Brian Rueb - Defining Professional Landscape Photography Balancing Family and Photography
109 Albert Dros - Landscape Photography in the Netherlands and Kyrgyzstan Using Reddit to promote your photography
108 Shane McDermott - Constant Creative Flow and Landscape Photography Travelling through Navajo Land as a Landscape Photographer
107 Public Lands Hate You - Shaming and Policing Instagram - Does it Work? Favorite Interactions on Instagram
106 Max Foster - 15 Months of RV Life & Landscape Photography Planning workshops and avoiding pitfalls
105 Isabella Tabacchi - Photographing the Dolomites of Italy Switching to a Medium Format Mirrorless Hasselblad
104 Charles Zimmerman - Landscape Photography in the American Southwest Business and running a gallery
103 Chuck Haney - 25 Years of Photographing Montana Living In and Photographing Montana
102 Michael Bollino & Paul Bowman - Group Photo Road Trips Road Trip Stories
101 Brent Hayden - Olympian Medalist - The Power of Landscape Photography Failure and Creativity
100 Special 100th Episode: Roundtable Panel on the State of Landscape Photography Episode 100 Promotion and Discounts
99 Patricia Davidson - Landscape Photography on the Oregon Coast Full-time RV travel as a Landscape Photographer
98 Gabriel Eisenband - The Landscapes of Columbia The Influence of Motivation
97 William Patino - The Landscapes of New Zealand How to Release New Work
96 Sean Parker - Arizona's Dark Skies Star Trails and Timelapses
95 Andrew Studer - Working with Corporate Clients Stories from Bhutan
94 Timm Chapman - Art Fairs for Landscape Photographers NASA Camera Collection
93 Gavin Hardcastle - Vlogging & Finding Meaning in Photography On our inspirations
92 Mark Metternich Returns - Fine Art Printing Fine Art Printmaking
91 Aaron Feinberg - Landscape Photography in Kauai Photographing Burning Man
90 Arka Chatterjee and Copyright Law Contracts and Photography
89 Greg Russell - Landscape Photography in Wilderness Areas Shooting locally
88 Scott McCook - Aerial Landscape Photography Aerial Photography
87 Thomas Heaton - Icons / YouTube / Social Media Sharing Thoughts on... everything!
86 Jack Curran - Mastering Black and White Landscape Photography Creating Portfolios
85 Ryan Dyar - Controversy in Landscape Photography Emotional Connection
84 Andrew Klinger - Deep Sky Astrophotography N/A
83 Adam Mowery - Product and Outdoor Industry Landscape Photography Creating a coffee table book
82 Jannick Clausen - Landscape Photography Contests & Institutions Shooting local vs. travelling - pros and cons
81 Cody Duncan - Norway Landscape Photography Photographing the Aurora Borealis
80 Chuck Kimmerle - Landscape Photography of the Plains & Prairies Teaching photography in college
79 Jason Matias - The Art of Selling Art Finding your voice
78 Phill Monson - Leave it Better; Wilderness Conservation Starting your business
77 Nature Photographers Network with David Kingham, Jennifer Renwick, Alex Noriega, and Ron Coscorossa Photography education
76 Charlotte Gibb - Intimate Landscape Photography Charlotte Gibb on print-making
75 David Johnston - Burnout in Landscape Photography David Johnston on the future of photography
74 Hans Strand - Aerial Landscape Photography in Iceland Hans Strand on ecosystems
73 Arpan Das - Multiple Exposure Landscape Photography Arpan Das on focus stacking & exposure blending
72 Scotty Perkins - Backcountry Safety as a Landscape Photographer Scotty Perkins answers questions from Facebook listeners
71 Erin Babnik & Alex Nail - THE Post-Processing Debate Workshops and authenticity
70 Sangeeta Dey - Landscape Photography as a Language Sangeeta Dey on authenticity & social media
69 David Nilsen - Surf Photography N/A
68 David Hunter & Bridget Fithian - Land Trusts & Landscape Photography Artist in Residency Programs
67 Ben Canales - Astro Landscape Photography Ben Canales on staying inspired
66 Michael Shainblum - Social Media Pressure & Landscape Photography Michael Shainblum on capturing lightning
65 Morag Paterson & Ted Leeming - Landscape Photography Projects Morag Paterson & Ted Leeming on photo projects
64 Rajesh Jyothiswaran - Bias & Discrimination in Landscape Photography Rajesh Jyothiswaran on controversy
63 Matt Payne - Interviewed by Gary Randall - All about the Podcast Matt Payne on how the podcast is made
62 Erwin Buske - Finding Your Vision in Landscape Photography Erwin Buske on backpacking
61 Abe Blair - Managing a Gallery in Landscape Photography Abe Blair on photo contests
60 Mike Mezeul - Storm & Extreme Weather Landscape Photography Mike Mezeul on photographing the Hawaii volcanic eruptions
59 Kathleen Clemons - Flower Landscape Photography Kathleen Clemons on photographing flowers
58 Ben Horne - Storytelling in Landscape Photography Ben Horne on composition
57 Colby Brown - Travel Landscape Photography Colby Brown on the past, present, and future of social media
56 Colleen Miniuk - Creativity as a Visual Artist Colleen Miniuk on Shoshin
55 Robert Park from Nevada Art Printers - Lumachrome Prints Robert Park on sharpening for large format prints
54 Dave Soldano - The Benefits of Photographing Icons David Soldano on the power of networking
53 Len Metcalf - Teaching Black and White Landscape Photography Len Metcalf on ethics and teaching
52 Sarah Marino & Ron Coscorrosa - Intimate & Abstract Landscape Photography RV Life with Sarah Marino, Ron Coscorrosa, David Kingham, & Jennifer Renwick
51 Erik Stensland - Nature Photography as a Healer Erik Stensland on owning a gallery
50 Jennifer Khordi - Moon Landscape Photography Jennifer Khordi on Venmo scandal
49 Adam Gibbs - International Landscape Photographer of the Year 2018 Adam Gibbs on paragliding, rock climbing, and more
48 Miles Morgan - Balancing Work & Landscape Photography Miles Morgan and his experience with online bullying
47 Aaron Meyers - Thinking Like Your Customers in Landscape Photography Aaron Meyers on social media
46 Barry Sweet from the National Park Service N/A
45 Adam Woodworth - Becoming a Full-Time Professional Landscape Photographer "May I Recommend" with Adam Woodworth
44 Mark Handy - Ethics and Digital Manipulation in Landscape Photography Mark Handy on Digital Art and Composites
43 Bryan Swan - Waterfall Landscape Photography "May I Recommend" with Bryan Swan
42 Darwin Wiggett and Samantha Chrysanthou - The League of Landscape Photographers Ethical Stories from the field
41 Eric Bennett - Using Landscape Photography for Good "May I Recommend" with Eric Bennett
40 Alex Nail - Photographing Hard to Reach Locations "May I Recommend" with Alex Nail
39 Willie Huang - Landscape Photography Stories "May I Recommend" with Willie Huang
38 Randall J. Hodges - In-Camera Landscape Photography "May I Recommend" with Randall J. Hodges
37 Gary Randall - Authenticity in Landscape Photography "May I Recommend" with Gary Randall
36 Alexander Otto - Landscape Photography as a Cultural Practice "May I Recommend" with Alexander Otto
35 Jack Brauer - Mountain Landscape Photography "May I Recommend" with Jack Brauer
34 Alexandre Deschaumes - Publishing a Book as a Landscape Photographer N/A
33 Nick Page - Becoming a Better Landscape Photographer "May I Recommend" with Nick Page
32 Dan Ballard - Living on the Road as a Landscape Photographer "May I Recommend" with Dan Ballard
31 David Swindler - Using Falure in Landscape Photography "May I Recommend" with David Swindler
30 Sean Bagshaw - Visual Impact in Landscape Photography "May I Recommend" with Sean Bagshaw
28 + 29 Joshua Cripps - Imposter Syndrome / Stranded in New Zealand "May I Recommend" with Joshua Cripps
27 Sapna Reddy - The Art of Seeing in Landscape Photography "May I Recommend" with Sapna Reddy
26 Paul Rojas - Allowing the Landscape to Dictate Lens Selection N/A
25 Kane Engelbert - Passion for Colorado Landscape Photography N/A
24 Nolan Nitschke - The Business of Landscape Photography N/A
23 Dani Lefrançois - Landscape Photography in Banff N/A
22 TJ Thorne - Artist in Residency Programs N/A
21 Wayne Pinkston - A Love Affair with Night Photography N/A
20 Erez Marom - Becoming a Professional Landscape Photographer N/A
19 Mike Sanchez - Leave No Trace in Landscape Photography N/A
18 Cecil Whitt - An Artist's Journey into the Badlands of New Mexico N/A
17 Candace Dyar - Connection to the Landscape as a Photographer N/A
16 Guy Tal - The Sacredness of the Natural World in Landscape Photography N/A
15 Mark Metternich - The Importance of Human Connection in Landscape Photography N/A
14 Hillary Younger - Relationships with Nature N/A
13 Dusty Doddridge - Meta Learning in Landscape Photography N/A
12 Alex Noriega - International Landscape Photographer of the Year - 2016 N/A
11 David Kingham & Jennifer Renwick - Workshop Etiquette in Landscape Photography N/A
10 David Thompson - Keeping Locations to Ourselves in Landscape Photography N/A
9 Chris Williams - Pacific Northwest Landscape Photography N/A
8 Zachary Bright - Humility in Landscape Photography N/A
7 Paul Zizka - Canada Night Photography N/A
6 Michael Bollino - Connecting with Nature in Landscape Photography N/A
5 Mike Taylor - Lighthouses and Night Landscape Photography N/A
4 Joshua Snow - Moab Landscape Photography N/A
3 Jon Secord - New England Landscape Photography N/A
2 Erin Babnik - Artistic Vision in Landscape Photography N/A