Jeff Pflueger: Creating A Virtual Expedition

On this video interview photographer Marc Silber talks to outdoor and travel photographer Jeff Pflueger whose job is to travel to all those ecsotic locations we all dream about shoot and get paid for it.

Pflueger is as talented as he is lucky, he’s expertise as a travel photographer got him working for the National Geographic and the New York Times sending him to some of the most amazing places on our planet – climbing peaks in the Arctic Circle, skiing in the Sierra Nevada, Northern Alaska and many other locations.

One of the things Pflueger mentions that very few people think about is that as a professional travel photographer, you have to be a photographer first and a traveler second. This means that your ability to enjoy the location you are in comes second after your photography assignment. On the other hand – you won’t hear Pflueger complaining – he still feels that he has the best work in the world…

You can also find many great tips on our photography tips section – here on LensVid as well as more interviews by Marc Silber on this page.

Iddo Genuth
Iddo Genuth is the founder and chief editor of He has been a technology reporter working for international publications since the late 1990's and covering photography since 2009. Iddo is also a co-founder of a production company specializing in commercial food and product visual content.

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