Our eighth guest on “Unfiltered” is South Carolina-based Ian Curcio, who had lots to discuss over the course of a brisk 25-minute conversation. Ian has had his work featured on our site several times before, including assignments that he landed with the help of Wonderful Machine. One of the South Carolinian’s most fascinating clients is The Rotarian Magazine, which connects Ian with some incredibly interesting subjects, like Space Archaeologist Sarah Parcak.
That wasn’t the only person Ian has worked with who’s at the top of their field. The photographer spoke fondly of his time with NBA superstar Zion Williamson, who went to a small high school near Ian’s hometown. After shooting a senior portrait for an employee at that high school, Ian asked if he could do the same for Zion. One of the themes of our chat was that it never hurts to ask. This is what happens when you do:
Ian covered numerous other assignments during the interview and talked about what it’s like raising two kids during the pandemic. Find out how he keeps them entertained — and why that was somewhat hazardous to his health — by checking out our entire conversation!
We look forward to continuing our semi-weekly IG Live conversations on Tuesday afternoons at 2 p.m. If you can’t view the discussion live, check our YouTube page.