EP45 – Royce Bair, Nightscape Photographer

An increasingly popular trend in photography is nightscapes and it probably has something to do with Royce Bair. Royce has been a photographer for over two decades, and has enjoyed a wide variety …

EP44 – John Keatley, Photographer

John Keatley is back at BlackRapid, and this time he’s here to promote a brand new workshop called the Survival Guide. In his workshop you will learn everything you need to know about a …

EP43 – Sounders Recap Feat. Zach Scott and Jim Bennett

The legendary Steve Manning, filling in for Ron Henry, sits down with MLS Seattle Sounders ironman centerback Zach Scott and BlackRapid Ambassador Photographer Jim Bennett. Zach discusses growing up …

EP42 – Dawn Wells, Actress/Author

Dawn Wells, an actress famous for playing Mary Ann Summers from Gilligan’s Island joins us for a 20 min cruise and what a pleasure it was! She is traveling around the U.S. promoting her

EP41 – Do You Shift?

BlackRapid Radio welcomes Seattle filmmakers, Alder Sherwood and Jeremiah Kaynor of Corvus Eye Productions (“The Divine Marigold’s”, “All My President’s”, “Timetravel_o”). Their new project “Do You Shift?” is a documentary film that is seeking …

EP40 – Emree Franklin, Singer/Songwriter

Emree’s inspiration is heavily drawn from her northwest background, her passion for health and fitness, and fusing the gap between her love of the outdoors and urban lifestyle. Emree strives to write about the things …

EP39 – Tony Roslund

Tony is a third generation photographer it is in his viking blood. He grew up in the studio, his first job was in the studio and now he is 40 and he owns the studio. …

EP38 – Kevin Cole and Carol DuPuis, KEXP

 

DJ Kevin Cole the afternoon show host and director of programming at KEXP 90.3 FM in Seattle and KEXP.ORG worldwide joins us in the studio, as well as, Carol DuPuis the …

EP37 – Ron Battles Pt. 2

Blackrapid’s founder Ron Henry faced a hard truth late 2013 when he was diagnosed with Cancer.  This is about his journey through the process from start to finish. He kept it private …

EP37 – Ron Battles Pt. 1

Blackrapid’s founder Ron Henry faced a hard truth late 2013 when he was diagnosed with Cancer.  This is about his journey through the process from start to finish. He kept it private …

EP36 – Henry Diltz

Highly prolific and talented music photographer Henry Diltz stopped by our studio to promote his new book and chat about his fantastical life. He has been said to be the “best photographer you’ve never heard …

EP35 – John Keatley and Taylor Reed

Keatley and Taylor Reed are the brains behind Keatley Photo. They join Ron fresh off a huge music video with Fences feat. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis for the song “Arrows” as well …

EP34 – Jenny Riffle

One of PDN’s 30 new and emerging photographers to watch, Jenny Riffle captures dynamic images with medium format and 35mm. Explore her images and her wonderful take on photography in this podcast.…

EP33 – Matthew Lamb

Matthew Lamb joins us this week to talk about concert photography, sports photography, and his many shoots at Key Arena right here in Seattle, WA. Matthew talks about the difference of gear he brings to …

EP32 – David Julian

Ron meets widely published photographer, illustrator, and instructor David Julian in the Podcast room for some interesting talk about his approach and aesthetic. David has created art for nationwide clients and for galleries, institutions and …

EP31 – Robert M. Knight

Ron welcomes back legendary rock photographer Robert M. Knight for an update on his Brotherhood of The Guitar – a group set out to find and bring together the world’s greatest young musicians, …

EP30 – Beth Barrett, SIFF

Beth Barrett, Director of Programing for the largest US film festival SIFF (Seattle International Film Festival) – with over 150,000 attendees per year, SIFF is a leading showcase for up and coming filmmakers, riveting documentaries, and …

EP29 – Get Hitched Give Hope

Ron invites wedding photographers and Get Hitched Give Hope charity members Barbie Hull & Kimberly person to discuss this oustanding organization. Get Hitched Give Hope organizes wedding planning events and services that donate money

EP28 – Tod O’Driscoll

Alan Lawrence sits in to interview Tod O’Driscoll, photojournalist and humanitarian photographer who’s work has been published by the Washington Post, the Associated Press, Congressional Quarterly Magazine, and other publications and corporations.…

EP27 – Gear Talk

Guest host Alan Lawrence invites friends and fellow photographers Gretchen and Chris to review some great Holiday gift ideas including Think Tank’s new TurnStyle bags.…

EP26 – Finding Hillywood

Ron welcomes Leah Warshawski and Todd Soliday, professional filmmakers of the critically acclaimed documentary “Finding Hillywood”. They discuss the secrets of the festival circuit, where they’ve won countless awards and praise for this inspirational film …

EP25 – Fro Knows Photo

If you know photos, you know Fro. Find out how he got started, and what made his brand of blog/ videos/ reviews SO popular! Jared Polin (aka Fro) is an accomplished photographer whose work …

EP24 – Deanne Fitzmaurice

Pulitzer Prize winning documentary photographer and multimedia storyteller Deanne Fitzmaurice joins us for an in-depth look at her methods, her experience, and how she approaches her subjects. She’s also joined by Dan Holmes to discuss …

EP23 – Alan Lawrence

Ron invites multi-talented photographer, organizer, founder of the Seattle Photography Club , and workshop speaker Alan Lawrence to talk about his approach to photography. He also fills us in on Seattle events including his BlackRapid

EP22 – Lindsay Van

Ron invites BlackRapid sponsored Olympic Ski Jump hopefuls Lindsay Van, Abbey Hughes, and special guest Bill Kerig Director of “Ready To Fly” and Rally Me to talk about the struggle to get women’s …

EP21 – Dan Holmes

Ron welcomes BlackRapid’s very own favorite video guy, Dan Holmes back from a trip to the Kenyan slums of Kibera. He discusses the beauty and dangers while filming the upcoming documentary “Shifting Ground”, a look …

EP20 – Anita Nowacka

Award winning Seattle family portrait photographer Anita Nowacka shares her experience at a recent National Geographic workshop in Wyoming. She shares tips on high speed focus, shooting cowboys, and how to motivate at 4am.…

EP19 – Naomi Wachira

Talented Seattle singer/ songwriter Naomi Wachira discusses growing up in Kenya, the inspiration for her amazing music, and gives BlackRapid video guy Dan Holmes tips on travelling in Nairobi. Her debut EP “African Girl” is …

EP18 – LaRae Lobdell

BlackRapid Studios has the great pleasure of showing a weekend-long exhibit of John Lennon’s original artwork, June 7 – 9. Ron welcomes curators and super nice guys, Rich Horowitz & Paul Jillson to talk about …

EP17 – Art of John Lennon

BlackRapid Studios has the great pleasure of showing a weekend-long exhibit of John Lennon’s original artwork, June 7 – 9. Ron welcomes curators and super nice guys, Rich Horowitz & Paul Jillson to …

EP16 – Youth In Focus

Ron welcomes the Executive Director of Youth In Focus, a Seattle-based youth photography program that promotes education, community, and self-worth. For over 20 years, Youth In Focus has taught and inspired students to explore …

EP15 – Daphne Schmon

Out of a desire to bring together artists from around the world and make films that inspire social change, Daphne Schmon founded Seek Films in 2009. Her latest film, a documentary called Children of the …

EP14 – M&M Photo Tours

From streets of Cambodia to the glaciers of Antarctica, M&M photo tours provides one of the best options for all-inclusive photo tours of the world. Ron invites M&M founder/CEO Mike Gulbraa and company COO …

EP13 – Jasin Boland

Motion picture stills photographer Jasin Boland has captured world famous poster images for Hollywood blockbusters such as The Matrix, Bourne Identity, and Mission Impossible. Hear Jasin tell you first hand how he gets the shots, …

EP12 – Robert Knight

Ever wonder what it’s like to pick up Led Zeppelin from an airport in Hawaii? Robert M. Knight will tell you. We welcome the legendary rock photographer Robert M. Knight for a special 60 minute …

EP11 – Ron Martinsen Blog

Media Queen Susie fills in and talks with no nonsense photo gear blogger and published photographer Ron Martinsen about his photography and his wildly popular site that informs buyers and can save you millions …

EP10 – [b] School Founder, Chris Becker

After shooting weddings for over 17 years, Chris Becker has made a career out of making great work and developing great relationships. Now with [b]-School, a photog community website dedicated to uniting and educating shooters …

EP09 – Keats Elliott, Shootsac

Ron talks with Shoot Sac’s leading lady about her startup experience, making marketing work, secrets of production, and how to get your ideas off the ground! This is a must listen for any aspiring business …

EP08 – Brian Hartman

Ron talks with 3 time winner of The Knot’s Best of Weddings Award. One half of a husband and wife team, Brian shares his techniques, experience, and info about his workshop at BlackRapid Studios April …

EP07 – Bradley Laina

Ron talks with musician, composer, friend, and director of BlackRapid Music, Bradley Laina about his experience in the music biz, exciting music projects, and the future of BlackRapid Media. What’s it like to sing a …

EP06 – Michael Artsis

Ron welcomes Emmy Winning video journalist, filmmaker, and entrepenuer Michael Artsis. Recently nominated again for his NY Post piece “Portraits of WTC Bravery”, Michael  is also an avid BlackRapid user! Ron discusses his work, love …

EP05 – Justin Goff

From a broken home and out of work, singer-songwriter Justin Goff’s incredible voice and inspiring story will move you. While walking through Guitar Center in Seattle, Ron discovered an amazing talent with a story of …

EP04 – Dan Ballard

Ron talks with master landscape photographer Dan Ballard about his dangerous world travels, his techniques, workshops, and getting held at gunpoint!

Dan Ballard is an internationally known travel and landscape photographer from Colorado. His images …

EP03 – Savanah Kent

Ron talks with talented portrait, wedding and commercial photographer Savanah Kent about the challenges of shooting high fashion in 18″ of snowfall! Crazy!
with special guest Anita Nowacka.…

EP02 – Anita Nowacka

Ron discusses inspiration, career arc, gear, and the philosophy of  ”directed photojournalism” with accomplished photographer and voted Seattle’s “Best Family Photographer 2012” Anita Nowacka (pronounced Novatzka.)…

EP01 – La Figa

Ron invites Chef/Artist Tiberio Simone and Photographer Matt Freedman, creators of the brilliant photo/autobiography  “La Figa: Visions of Food and Form” to discuss food, art, sensuality, and their creative process.

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