Max Aguilera-Hellweg on the art of photography
He apprenticed with the famed photographer Annie Liebovitz at Rolling Stone magazine when he was 18 years old. And over the years photographer Max Aguilera-Hellweg has shot photos for a multitude of international publications including Stern, Rolling Stone, the New Yorker, Esquire, the New York Times, Washington Post, and National Geographic. He has one more credit to his portfolio which is most unusual - he’s a physician. At 43 years old, he received his medical degree from Tulane University with a specialty in internal medicine. Surgical photography is just one of his specialties. In this podcast, he discusses his craft and the photos he shot for the current issue of Stanford Medicine magazine - a special report on surgery.