Rubin's pedigree swings wide: making movies with Bernardo Bertolluci; premastering CDs for the Grateful Dead; developing the “paint-your-own pottery” studio industry; years at Netflix... but through it all he’s been a passionate photographer and collector. A few years ago he left his Senior Innovator role at Adobe to focus on fine art photography. He's now dedicated to his own work as well as teaching and collecting. His philosophy and workshops can be found at www.neomodern.com
1 October 2018 | 13 mins 22 secs
intimacy, law, privacy
While it's legal to take pictures of people in public places, it's frequently inappropriate. In this episode we discuss issues of privacy and the inherent intimacy involved in taking someone's photo.
27 September 2018 | 10 mins 34 secs
In the process of documenting your life, there are often decisions to be made between shooting and putting your camera down. Today we discuss "large moments" vs. "small moments" and what they mean to you.
26 September 2018 | 12 mins 58 secs
constraints, finest, haiku, synecdoche
Everyone now walks around with a great camera all the time: our phones. But what is photography for and how do i manage this amazing device?
25 September 2018 | 13 mins 16 secs
Why make pictures black-and-white? Is it just to look "arty" or nostalgic?
24 September 2018 | 11 mins 52 secs
Is there a trick to learning to compose great photos?