Andy Mann - Photographer, Businessman, and Family Man
The Self-Made Creator
In this episode, Angelo interviews world-famous photographer Andy Mann and discovers...
how Andy decompresses between trips to the edges of the earth
the impact of marriage and fatherhood on Andy’s career
how Andy made connections with so many scientists, athletes, and researchers
how being flexible and always saying ‘yes' helped Andy build his career
the tensions between being an artist, businessman, and father
when and why Andy will work for free
why Andy did an art show at a small local gallery
how and why he’s partnered with Keith Ladzinski
the most important thing aspiring photographers should focus on
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Andy's Bio and Links
For over a decade Andy has been a forerunner in the world of adventure film and conservation photography. He is an experienced climber, diver, arctic explorer and award-winning filmmaker whose imagery is helping tell the story of our rapidly changing planet, documenting expeditions on all 7 continents for National Geographic Magazine, Sea Legacy, National Geographic’s Pristine Seas, Wildlife Conservation Society and more.
His imagery is remarkably memorable, reminding us how the emotion of an image can touch our spirit.
Andy is the co-founder and director at 3 Strings Productions, the commercial and documentary film studio in Boulder, CO and works with clients such as Red Bull, Toyota, The North Face, National Geographic and more. He also a founding member of the Sea Legacy Collective with Paul Nicklen and Cristina Mittermeier.