A Small Voice: Conversations With Photographers (members)

A Small Voice: Conversations With Photographers (members)

Ben Smith

  • 146 Episodes
  • English
  • Last updated Sep 20, 2023
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53 Latest episodes

Sep 13, 2023 E213 01:10:34

English photographer Ian Berry, on his new book, Water, the importance of luck, getting into Magnum after tea with Henri Cartier Bresson, what you can learn from contact sheets, the huge changes in photography and everything being ‘too woke’.

Aug 30, 2023 E212 01:15:37

Faroese/American photographer Benjamin Rasmussen on growing up amidst deeply religious roots, the Faroe Islands being too picturesque, the dark side of his American family, book banning, Trump and his optimism for photography.

Aug 16, 2023 E211 01:17:20

Ukranian artist Yelena Yemchuk on the “immigrant parent bullshit story”, discovering her calling at art school, Smashing Pumpkins, returning to Ukraine in 1990 and how on visiting Odesa for the first time it was love at first sight.

Aug 02, 2023 E210 01:23:20

Magnum Photographer Moises Saman on the catalyst that was 9/11, learning the ropes in Afghanistan, his eight days captive in Abu Ghraib prison, surviving a helicopter crash, the myth of objectivity, trying to show a more nuanced picture, “the framing of t...

Jul 19, 2023 E209 01:18:57

Dublin-born, UK-based Irish artist Trish Morrissey on family albums, body language, the performative side of her practice and exploring the female experience.

Jul 05, 2023 E208 00:58:33

American photographer Curran Hatleberg on saying yes to everything, being open and vulnerable to what might happen, trying to capture the 'atmospheric intensity' of Florida in Summer and how he learnt a formative lesson in trusting strangers.

Jun 21, 2023 E207 01:17:27

French documentary photographer Bertrand Meunier on climbing, China, the reverse angle, memory and passion.

Jun 07, 2023 E206 00:45:40

A special report from the annual Chico Hotsprings Portfolio Review which took place in Montana, USA in March.

May 10, 2023 E204 01:18:45

Irish photojournalist Ivor Prickett on how he got started, needing to get closer to the source, Mosul, Ukraine, the times he wanted to quit and why he didn’t and the implications of AI for photojournalism.