100 episodes

The Wandering DP Podcast is the ultimate source for cinematography knowledge, news, and interviews. From one on one interviews with some of today's top directors of photography to educational components on how you can capture better images, it is your home for information on the art of digital cinematography. Whether you are new to the camera department or are a professional DP, there is something to be learned and put in to action in each and every episode.

The Wandering DP Podcast Patrick O'Sullivan - Cinematographer, Director of Photography, & Leica M Enthusiast

    • Arts
    • 4.9 • 324 Ratings

The Wandering DP Podcast is the ultimate source for cinematography knowledge, news, and interviews. From one on one interviews with some of today's top directors of photography to educational components on how you can capture better images, it is your home for information on the art of digital cinematography. Whether you are new to the camera department or are a professional DP, there is something to be learned and put in to action in each and every episode.

    The Wandering DP Podcast: Episode #435 – Cinematographer Larkin Donley

    The Wandering DP Podcast: Episode #435 – Cinematographer Larkin Donley

    Cinematographer Larkin Donley is our guest on the show this week and he is on to talk about a unique project shot for PBS titled The Express Way with Dule Hill. This elevated documentary presented a number of unique opportunities as well as some interesting challenges and Lark talks us through his process for crafting the […]

    • 1 hr 1 min
    The Wandering DP Podcast: Episode #434 – The Joy of 360 Degrees

    The Wandering DP Podcast: Episode #434 – The Joy of 360 Degrees

    Breakdown Episode! Today we are looking at job that has all the hallmarks of a challenging operation.   Tiny location, no room to light, tough style to emulate, and not a lot of time to do it. Then again, these jobs are always the most fun. Enjoy!Course: Mastering ExposureIn the course I detail how I learned exposure and I […]

    • 44 min
    The Wandering DP Podcast: Episode #433 – Mark Schwartzbard

    The Wandering DP Podcast: Episode #433 – Mark Schwartzbard

    This week on the podcast we get a repeat visit from cinematographer Mark Schwartzbard who is on to talk about his latest work on the series Based on a True Story. Mark made his Wandering DP debut back in episode #400 where we discussed his background and his overall approach a bit more so for this […]

    • 1 hr 2 min
    The Wandering DP Podcast: Episode #432 – 2024 Cinematography Survey (Part #2)

    The Wandering DP Podcast: Episode #432 – 2024 Cinematography Survey (Part #2)

    A few episodes back we took a quick pass at the results from this year's cinematography survey but, as predicted, I got side tracked and spent the majority of the episode rambling. This week on the podcast I am taking another stab at getting through the survey responses and although I didn't get to many of […]

    • 1 hr 4 min
    The Wandering DP Podcast: Episode #431 – Sam McCurdy ASC BSC

    The Wandering DP Podcast: Episode #431 – Sam McCurdy ASC BSC

    This week on the show we are chatting with cinematographer Sam McCurdy ASC BSC about his latest work on the series Shogun. Sam breaks down how he approaches a project as massive as this one, details what he does to be prepared for the shoot, and so much more. If you aren't familiar with Sam's work be […]

    • 1 hr 29 min
    The Wandering DP Podcast: Episode #430 – Nowhere to Hide

    The Wandering DP Podcast: Episode #430 – Nowhere to Hide

    We are back at it this week looking at a recent commercial and doing a little breakdown.   Normally a job like this I wouldn't highlight the approach but after talking with Elliot Nieves on a recent episode about this series I thought it might be beneficial to look at what works and what doesn't work […]

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
324 Ratings

324 Ratings

Didas A ,

Great Listen!

I feel like Patrick’s show does a great job showcasing film and Television best DPs, Cinematographers, ASC, and more. He also breaks down the work and shows how the lighting and shots are achieved in each work! As a fellow DP and Cinematographer, I feel im in the class room!

@DeathLiChan ,

Wünderbar Podcast

One of my favorite technical podcasts ever. As a video engineer and filmmaker, it is one of my Top 3 to learn from. I hope we’ll be able to hear more about the DIT workflow in the future…wink, wink.

Lars At Large ,

Game changer

As a 1st AC in the production industry, I’m constantly learning new, and refreshing approaches to camera work in this podcast.

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