Episode 3.9 – Brad Ogbonna


In this episode, photographer Brad Ogbonna joins us to discuss how he got started in photography, growing up in Minnesota, shooting film, making books, photographing in Nigeria and War is Beautiful by David Shields.

We are also joined by Brett A. Davis who introduced us to Brad’s work a few months earlier. It was interesting to talk to Brad about his ambitions for his project Jisike which focuses on his trips to Nigeria after his father passed away. For his commercial work, he’s shot for Addidas Originals, JCPenny, VFiles, Paper Magazine, Marley Natural and The Rocketts.

For the photobook segment, we talked about War is Beautiful by David Shields.

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