Tag: photography

This is History Unfolding with Stephen Somerstein – Part 1

“Iconic” is the only word that comes to mind when we talk about the work of photographer, Stephen Somerstein. From his youth at the museums of New York City to his photography of the Selma to Montgomery March of ’65. Stephen’s photos of such legendary figures as Dr. Martin Luther King, John Lewis, Andrew Young, Bayard Rustin and many others, will grace the pages of history books forever.

StreetPX Looks back on 2017!

Casper and Jim sit down to discuss StreetPX in 2017! The ups, the downs, past live events, our favorite episodes and gear acquisitions over the year and what 2018 has in store for our wonderful audience. Thank you so much for being a part of StreetPX nation.

We Are Not Impervious to Hardship – with Documentarian Brenton Gieser

Kicking off 2018, we’re sitting down with San Francisco photographer, Brenton Gieser, to discuss his documentary project and process. Through audio-video interviews and countless hours, Brenton introduces us to the Tenderloin and a community that is often ignored, but truly robust in culture and humanity. Tender Souls immediately turns up the volume and gives voice to those with stories to tell and no one to listen.

Life is a Full Spectrum Journey with Photographer Jock McDonald

Jock McDonald is a traveling photographer, musician and natural story teller and he is here to share his creative upbringing, inspirations and adventures documenting Cuba, Cold War era Soviet Union, Nicaragua and celebrities such as Robin Williams and Evander Holyfield.

“Holy F**k, this is like a Warzone” w/ Vegas Photojournalist Chase Stevens

Chase Stevens, staff photographer for the Las Vegas Review-Journal, joins the StreetPX crew to discuss his experience documenting the active Las Vegas Mass Shooting, the Oregon Stand-Off, Burning Man, the Mayweather v. McGregor match and more.

Film Week Contest Winners and Secret Print Exchange!

Casper and Jim have cooked up a micro episode to announce the winners from the Film Photo Share and the StreetPX Social Media follow contests, first announced during Film Week. Tune in and congrats to our winners.

50th Episode – We Were Misfits, with Rock & Roll Photographer Jay Blakesberg

Jay Blakesberg, is a veteran rock & roll photographer with nearly 40 years in the industry, capturing imagery of such icons as The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Tom Waits, Radiohead, Carlos Santana, The Rolling Stones and countless more.

International Secret Print Exchange 2017

Among our listeners are some of the most talented street shooters in the world. So we want to do what we can to help share that creativity around, this holiday season. We all love prints, right? So, we put together an old photographer community practice, the Print Exchange… and in the spirit of the randomness of StreetPX, we’re adding a little “surprise” twist to the new tradition.

Paging Studio 369 with Photographer Harvey Castro

StreetPX drops by Studio 369 to visit Oakland based photographer, Harvey Castro, for an energetic discussion on photography, Cuba, combat sports and a perilous journey from war torn Nicaragua to the United States.