Photography Fireside is produced by Rosemary DaiRoss to bring authentic stories about the passion of business and photography to your ears. A community that takes on the responsibility of telling visual stories about the world around us. Photography Fireside chats aim to bring ideas to the table that support this community and its ideas, big and small.
Rosemary is a fine art portrait and commercial photographer from Seattle, WA—you can check out her work and about here: DaiRoss.com
New episodes are released every Monday morning at 10 am. The latest episode is always right below this announcement. To subscribe, find us on your favorite app: we are on multiple platforms, such as Spotify and ITunes. You can also follow Photography Fireside on Instagram.
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Episode 007 Finding Grants & Getting in touch with your why
In this episode I have asked over 20 active artists to share their go to places to look for grants. I walk through exploring each of these websites to give an overview of the types of grants that are out there to support projects big and small. In the second half of the episode I share a short excerpt from a book I am working on Curate Your Life for Creativity. The excerpt is called Getting in Touch with your Why, which explores asking yourself questions about your own intentions to create.
Sponsorships: on for this episode
EPISODE 006 CONCEPTUAL FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHER SUZANNE ROTHMEYER TELLS HER STORY
Suzanne Rothmeyer is a fine art conceptual photographer working here in Seattle and Northern/Western Washington. She creates stunning conceptual work that will make you pause. In this podcast we talk about the why and what it took to create several of her pieces along with where she is going next with big ideas. We discuss the long journey in a career of professional photography and the process of transitioning more artwork into that career. This episode is not to be missed!!
CHECK HER OUT: http://www.suzannerothmeyer.com/
Episode 005 Artist Lauren Boilini sheds some light on Artist Residency
I am a huge advocate for doing research outside of your own industry. Fine Art in particular is tough for photographers with very few resources on how to pursue work in that industry. That's why I am so thrilled that Lauren Boilini a celebrated painter has come in to take the time to share a wealth of knowledge on Artist Residency. Check out Lauren at https://laurenboilini.net
EPISODE 004 MANDI ASPLUND OF MANDI ANN PHOTOGRAPHY/AUTHOR OF CREATING A PURPOSE DRIVEN BUSINESS
Mandi Asplund shares the process of inspiration to write her book, Creating a Purpose Driven Business. It's a genuinely heartfelt and compelling story. Incredibly, she wrote her book in just six months — a true testament to her drive and purpose. You won't want to miss this episode. I walked away completely inspired by this woman and her vision for life and business. And yes, we both cried.
Episode 003 MARIKA MOFFITT OF DIRTIE DOG PHOTOGRAPHY
Marika Moffitt, a pet photographer, brings to us a story of getting in touch with her vision for non-profit work and tells us how she incorporates charities into her business plan. This episode is so special in regards to understanding how powerful shaping your business around your inner passions can be. Get ready to be wowed by this creative woman. You may have just seen Marika featured on Q13 for her work on her Camp project collaboration. She gets into the why and the how of that project here. She also discusses her choice product that really works with the body of work she provides for her clients.
Episode 002 Guest Host jay martin jr.
Jay Martin Jr. is known for his own podcast, The Drive Project. The Drive Project inspires you to grow through life's lessons of love, failure, and success! In this episode, Rosemary DaiRoss teams up with Jay to dig deep into what it takes to curate a life that can feed your creativity. Look for a companion episode where Rosemary digs deep into detail on how to start the process of weeding out what you don’t need, and planting seeds you do, so you can start growing a thriving vision for your creative projects.
Episode 001 Guest Andria Lindquist
Lover of life and people, Andria Lindquist has curated her gig with passion and heart. Andria is a kick-ass portrait and wedding photographer with over ten years under her belt. Andria is also giving back to the photography community with education and created The Wedding Bible. Listen to Andria’s story about how she fell in love with wedding portraiture and boudoir photography. She’s got some great tips on taking care of clients. A DO NOT MISS episode.
DaiRoss Studios is a sponsor of Photography Fireside. It is a workshare professional studio designed for professional photographers and businesses. It hosts some of our cities biggest commercial productions, from King 5 to ACT theater, Nordstrom, Seattle Magazine, Seattle Met, Zulily, Colormatics, Centurylink, Seattle Times, Pike Place Market and more.