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Released regularly, the Richard Flint Photography podcast features photography news, photo projects, website and podcast links, multimedia, videos, photography articles, details about upcoming exhibitions, photographic awards and more. Several bonus podcasts are also recorded each year.

Available in an easily downloaded audio format, the photography podcast is released regularly (around six episodes a year plus a number of special podcasts focusing on photo projects. The podcast covers all sorts of photography related topics and issues including photography books, photographers, classic photojournalism, landscape and locations etc.

Podcast Content

Each episode features a number of recommended links to online galleries, multimedia featuring contemporary and classic work by a wide range of photographers both old and new. From Niépce through to Nachtwey, the podcast covers all aspects of photography with a particular focus on photojournalism. A few bonus podcasts are also recorded each year either on location somewhere in the UK or looking closer at a particular subject matter.

Podcast Links Page

All of the weblinks for the online digital content mentioned in the podcasts, including an archive of past links from podcasts going back to 2010, can be found on the dedicated podcast links page at https://darkerskies.wordpress.com/podcast

Although the podcasts do look at certain technical issues from time to time, the processes of image-making, the photography itself and the photographers who make those fantastic images are the topics mainly concentrated on. The focus is on the image, the process of taking photographs and not the equipment used.

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Subscribing to the podcast is easy using Apple iTunes or Android, or you can use the archive links below to download the podcasts as an MP3 audio file.

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In a late May podcast due to ill health – delays to the photo book releases due to an injured back and a dose of the flu. Details of a recent trip to the Scottish borders in early May and in the links it's a regular weekend reading list for photographers and filmmakers plus unseen images by Weegee lost for 82 years. All of the weblinks for the digital content mentioned in the podcasts can be found on the dedicated podcast links page at https://darkerskies.wordpress.com/podcast/ Released regularly, the Richard Flint Photography audio podcast contains news, featured photographers, upcoming exhibitions, links to photography plus more.
  1. RFP Podcast: May 2019
  2. RFP Podcast: October 2020
  3. RFP Podcast: September 2020 – Three Scotland Photos
  4. RFP Podcast: August 2020
  5. RFP Podcast: July 2020
  6. RFP Podcast: June 2020
  7. Bonus Podcast: Lost over Laos – Two books about Larry Burrows
  8. RFP Podcast: April/May 2020
  9. RFP Podcast: March 2020
  10. Bonus Podcast: Why do I take photographs?

Recent Podcast Episodes

  • In a late May podcast due to ill health – delays to the photo book releases due to an injured back and a dose of the flu. Details of a recent trip to the Scottish borders in early May and in the links it's a regular weekend reading list for photographers and filmmakers plus unseen images by Weegee lost for 82 years. All of the weblinks for the digital content mentioned in the podcasts can be found on the dedicated podcast links page at https://darkerskies.wordpress.com/podcast/ Released regularly, the Richard Flint Photography audio podcast contains news, featured photographers, upcoming exhibitions, links […]
  • In this month's podcast: The Two Towns photobook gets closer to release with the final edits to text taking place plus the website will be getting a new gallery addition in December. In the website links there is Jerome Sessini's fantastic Images from his return to Mexico city where he first became a photographer, a grandfather's hidden WW2 photo album – the fascinating story of a photo album documenting life in the Royal Canadian Airforce – found only after the photographer had died and… Released regularly, the Richard Flint Photography audio podcast contains news, featured photographers, upcoming exhibitions, links to […]
  • In this special September podcast… I take a look back at my trip to Fort William in Scotland from mid-September and choose two… NO… THREE images from the trip. The photos, two from Mallaig and the third from the summit of Ben Nevis, can be found on the Richard Flint Photography Instagram page at https://www.instagram.com/richardflintphoto/ No photography links this month but please check out and follow me on Instagram. Released regularly, the Richard Flint Photography audio podcast contains news, featured photographers, upcoming exhibitions, links to photography plus more.
  • In the August 2020 podcast… The podcast becomes available via Amazon Music, Instagram changes its API rules that cause temporary issues on the website and details about a special podcast coming next month. In the weblinks, we have a collection of 3000 cameras, wet plate collodion images of female skateboarders in California and a photographer captures 'hidden' life with a disability. All of the weblinks for the digital content mentioned in the podcasts can be found on the dedicated podcast… Released regularly, the Richard Flint Photography audio podcast contains news, featured photographers, upcoming exhibitions, links to photography plus more.
  • In the July Podcast: After a decade I make the switch from iPhone to Android but there is a photo app I'll rather miss. I also discuss the rather interesting website I've been building recently. In the photo links, there is a heavy Magnum photo agency theme starting with Paul Fusco's superb photography from Robert Kennedy's funeral train – the Magnum photographer passing away recently at the age of 90. Also on the 25th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide, Sumeja Tulic reflects on Magnum… Released regularly, the Richard Flint Photography audio podcast contains news, featured photographers, upcoming exhibitions, links to […]
  • In the June 2020 podcast: Olympus announces they will stop making cameras, the main website goes wide with a slight tweak to the design, photo book news about a potential release for the first book of 2020 and in the links, there is photography and photo discussion by Stuart Franklin, images from the Magnum archive of social unrest in 1968, Shirley Bakers excellent street scene photographs from Manchester and Salford. All of the weblinks for the digital content mentioned in the podcasts can be… Released regularly, the Richard Flint Photography audio podcast contains news, featured photographers, upcoming exhibitions, links to […]
  • The June bonus podcast takes a look at two fascinating books about the photographer Larry Burrows who was best known for his images of the Vietnam war. The first book is 'Lost over Laos' by Richard Pyle and Horst Faas that explores the mystery of his death in 1971 when his helicopter was shot down. The second book is the equally excellent 'Larry Burrows Vietnam' that contains many of his best images from the war. Both are still available online new/secondhand via Amazon etc. All of the weblinks… Released regularly, the Richard Flint Photography audio podcast contains news, featured photographers, […]
  • In the April/ May podcast – A few coming potential changes for the website are discussed, the landscape of Glencoe is covered in a Testflight blog post and the upcoming release date for a photobook sadly gets moved to the end of year due to COVID-19. Also, a beautiful 95 years old photo gets copied for a client but when do you stop removing the wear and tear of history? In the links, there is Magnum's Eve Arnold's remarkable photos of Malcolm X, the beauty of the Nordic landscapes by… Released regularly, the Richard Flint Photography audio podcast contains news, […]
  • In the podcast… So many changes since the last recording and none of them to do with the website! With COVID-19 restrictions in place, its time to have an experiment with my Instagram account with daily photos added from the archive. In the links there are photos from the isolation of the Faeroe Islands, more excellent Dennis Stock photography from the movie set of George Lucas' classic 'American Graffiti' and the 16mm footage from the Apollo 13 mission gets some enhancement using a very… Released regularly, the Richard Flint Photography audio podcast contains news, featured photographers, upcoming exhibitions, links to […]
  • Why do I take Photographs? It seems like a simple question but the answers can be varied and complicated. In this podcast, I try to explain my own reasons for taking photos. Released regularly, the Richard Flint Photography audio podcast contains news, featured photographers, upcoming exhibitions, links to photography plus more.