The UK based photojournalist Ian Forsyth joins us on the show today to talk about the freedom to shoot, the ethics of shooting news, press freedom and being a stringer in the competitive field of photojournalism.
Also, today, making a leap of faith and finding your confidence to ask strangers for a portrait.
We start this episode by discussing celebrity culture and conclude that Ricky Gervais does it better.Skip to: 09:40
One of the questions this week drew us on the topic of approaching strangers for street portraits.
We actually interviewed the wonderful Gabrielle Motola on this subject back in Episode #54.
Neale also mentions his wonderful film he shot at Daytona Beach:Skip to: 14:22
Ian talks candidly about the ethics of photojournalism in the UK and the challenges it presents.
You can see more work at Ian’s Website: https://www.room2850.com/