Matthew Maran Podcast
By Matthew Maran
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These conversations give you an insight into the lives of creative professionals, from photographers and publishers, to editors, designers and conservationists. I have worked with many talented friends and colleagues and unsung heroes working in the visual arts so I decided to set about interviewing these individuals, to shed new light on what goes on behind the scenes and what it means to be a creative freelancer and make it work as a career. One thing for sure is that all of them have a unique story to tell and this is my chance to share these stories with you.
||ExplicitTalking to Sam Hobson||London born, Bristol based photographer Sam Hobson began his career in photography studying for a wildlife photography degree in Blackpool. The city, not exactly renowned for its exotic wildlife, was an inspiration for Sam and he set about working with||7 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTalking to Helen Gilks||Helen Gilks has been working in the field of natural history images for over 30 years. Her career began researching and editing childrens natural before working briefly as an assistant editor on BBC Wildlife Magazine. In 1984 Helen took on the managemen||7 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTalking to Eddie Ephraums||Eddie is a photographer, designer, writer, editor, bookmaker, mentor, workshop leader – basically the ideal guest for this podcast! Eddie got interested in photography while at University, photographing and writing for a student magazine. After movin||7 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTalking to Al Newman||Al graduated from Newcastle University with a First Class honours in Marine Biology. His love of music and skills as a DJ saw him move from science into publishing in 1999, cutting his teeth on the underground hip-hop magazine Fatboss, based in the offi||25 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTalking to Chris Ryan||Chris Ryan has been working as commercial photographer and film maker for more than 40 years and has photographed for some of the biggest brands including, Sony, Saatchi&Saatchi, Aston Martin and Guiness. His editorial clients include Vogue, Telegra||20 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTalking to Keith Wilson||Dont give up, youve got to play the long game, youve got to plan things out and youve got to make it different to what has already appeared - This is Keiths advice to anyone embarking on a big photography or book making project, and he should know, havi||26 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTalking to David Brimble||David is an experienced Production & Project Manager, with excellent managerial ability in Book Publishing and other Creative and Technical enterprises. He has over 20 years experience working with publishers including BBC Books where he worked on m||20 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Fascinating conversation with two creatives sharing their insights about self publishing