Photographer Interviews


Here you can find all our interviews of our Photographers of the Month and other featured photographers.

Let them tell you in their own words about their creative process — what inspires them and how each of them sees the world through the lens of their camera. These interviews also include galleries of their work.

Emma Walkington: two men in orange work ship attire looking over the rail of the edge of the ship
Photo: Emma Walkington
© Emma Walkington

Emma Walkington:
August Photographer of the Month

Her August 2021 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Walkington’s images from documenting her travels.

Avery Fields: young woman with with green hair, blue flower hair accessories. Wearing a black dress with purple fishnet leggings and black shoes. Sitting outside on stones next to grass and bush, and a tree with pink flowers.
Photo: Avery Fields
© Avery Fields

Avery Fields:
July Photographer of the Month

His July 2021 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Fields’ images from his photographic narratives.

Photo: Amber Fields
© Amber Fields

Amber Fields:
June Photographer of the Month

Her June 2021 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Fields’ photos she took during her vacation in Bermuda .

Jan Düerkop: large body of water in front of a city at dawn. Lights from the city reflect of the water.
Photo: Jan Düerkop
© Jan Düerkop

Jan Düerkop:
May Photographer of the Month

His May 2021 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Düerkop’s captivating landscape images.

Taylor Mackenzie: close up on woman's face with a hand on each cheek
Photo: Taylor Mackenzie
© Taylor Mackenzie

Taylor Mackenzie:
April Photographer of the Month

Her April 2021 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Taylor’s provocative black and white images.

Ali sardar: Mountain range in the heart of Colorado peak trails.
Photo: Ali Sardar
© Ali Sardar

Ali Sardar:
March Photographer of the Month

His March 2021 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Ali’s landscapes from his gallery of photos. A Colorado mountain range.

Chris Onuoha: Closeup of dock railing and shadows in water with white Whitley Bay Lighthouse and nearby buildings in the bacground
Photo: Chris Onuoha
© Chris Onuoha

Chris Onuoha:
February Photographer of the Month

His February 2021 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Chris’s photos from his gallery of photos. Whitley Lighthouse and its reflection.

Syed Hamza: Dark-haired man in whitet-shirt and tan pants kneels in sand with hands in lap against gray sky
Photo: Syed Hamza
© Syed Hamza

Syed Hamza:
January Photographer of the Month

His January 2021 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Syed’s photos from his gallery of photos. A man kneels on his knees in stillness on the desert sands with his head hanging down.

Portrait young woman long dark ponytail 3/4 profile wearing sheer white blouse
Photo: Whitney Jones
© Whitney Jones

Whitney Jones:
December Photographer of the Month

Her December 2020 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Whitney’s photos from her gallery of portraits. A young woman stands on a sandy lake beach under an ccoudy sky.

Trevor Davis Photo Gallery: Girl in light blue gymnast leotard standing out side looking at rainbow painted on wall.
Photo: Trevor Davis
© Trevor Davis

Trevon Davis:
November Photographer of the Month

His November 2020 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Trevon’s photos from his portraiture gallery. A young gymnast stands alone waiting to participate in a competition.

Side view of red sports car with number 17 in white circle.
Photo: Kevin Barrett
© Kevin Barrett

Kevin Barrett:
October Photographer of the Month

His October 2020 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Kevin’s photos from his gallery of race cars on display at a race event.

Weathered wooden pier posts and cross supports stand in dark, calm water uner dusky skies.
Photo: Jan Düerkop
© Jan Düerkop

Jan Düerkop:
September Photographer of the Month

His September 2020 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Jan’s photos from his gallery of Netherland’s urban nights and landscapes shows a darkening dusk sky behind old pier posts standing in dark waters.

Photo: Joshua Elliot
© Joshua Elliot

Joshua Elliot:
August Photographer of the Month

His August 2020 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Joshua’s urban photos from his gallery capturing a photographer’s silhouette next to a sodium-lit street.

Half of a face extreme close-up seen through glass and partially covered by ice cubes
Photo: Tyra Gathers
© Tyra Gathers

Tyra Gathers:
July Photographer of the Month

Her July 2020 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Tyra’s uniquely staged photos of a model and props from her gallery.

George Floyd Protest Astoria, New York park, black & white photo, woman on knees clasping hands looking upward
Photo: Andrea Klerides
© Andrea Klerides

Andrea Klerides:
June Photographer of the Month

Her June 2020 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Andrea’s live action, candid photos from her gallery captured at a protest against George Floyd’s death..

Photo: Sven Hühn
© Sven Hühn

Sven Hühn @sven_huhn:
May Photographer of the Month

His May 2020 interview: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Sven’s winning photos from his gallery.

Photographer Sunny Hu: Cupidity of the Gen Z, NJ photographer project on social media and pressures of her generation
Photo: Sunny Hu
© Sunny Hu

Sunny Hu @sunnyhu.photography:
Featured Photographer 2019

Her interview & gallery: The Cupidity of the Gen Z’s.
In her gallery, Cupidity of the Gen Z’s, Sunny Hu talks about social media and the constant need for youth to seek validation.

Photo: Courtney Lowry
© Courtney Lowry

Courtney Lowry @courtneyllowry:
Featured Photographer 2019

Her interview & gallery: The Last Boys
One of Courtney’s photos from her gallery, The Last Boys, an up close and personal shot.

Photo: Gracie Perkul
© Grace Perkul

Gracie Pekrul @artgirl259:
Featured Photographer 2019

Her interview & gallery: Q & A with Bokeh Focus
One of Gracie’s drawings from her portrait gallery of Parkland shooting vitims.

 

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