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The Bigger Picture podcast: Scott Gray talks to Mike Trow

3 years ago

The World Photography Organisation steps into the world of podcasts! Welcome to The Bigger Picture, a podcast series where the World Photography Organisation talks to leading figures in the photography industry who have shaped the medium into what it is today. The Bigger Picture aims to promote conversations around photography and facilitate the meeting of creative minds so innovative and exciting imagery is celebrated. 

For our first ever episode, CEO of the World Photography Organisation Scott Gray speaks to Picture Editor, Photographer and Consultant Mike Trow. Mike’s chaired the judging panel for the Sony World Photography Awards since 2018 and we’re delighted he takes on the title of the Exhibition Curator and Judging Chair for the 2020 Sony World Photography Awards.

Photographers mentioned by Scott and Mike during their conversation:

Irina Werning 

Sebastião Salgado

Richard Mosse - Calais Migrants infrared

Nadav Kander

Alejandro Chaskielberg

Tim Walker notebooks 

Andreas Gursky 

Cindy Sherman

Taryn Simon 

Gilbert and George 

Eve Arnold Mongolian girl lying on a horse

Irving penn cigarette butts

Anna Galí Time on Quaaludes and Red Wine

Don McCullin:

Don’t forget, the 2020 Sony World Photography Awards are now open for entries so submit your work here before January 2020.

Professional competition ends January 14, 2019, 13:00 (GMT)

Open competition ends January 7, 2019, 13:00 (GMT)

Student competition ends November 29, 2019 13:00 (GMT)

Youth competition - the last day of every month to 31 December, 2019