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episode 33: Trey Ratcliff - photography, forest bathing, buying instagram followers and more


00:13 -- Kevin talks natural UVB supplementation
00:39 -- Who is Trey Ratcliff?
00:53 -- Trey’s short film, Life From Above, and Beyond, with words from Alan Watts
00:59 -- Who is Alan Watts?
01:30 -- Intro to Trey
03:23 -- Kevin on Trey’s 360 Podcast
03:27 -- Interview begins
04:12 -- Trey’s 360 Podcast
04:37 -- Insta 360 One X
05:43 -- Trey’s podcast topics & release info
06:11 -- Walking & talking
06:28 -- Nature & calm
07:00 -- Forest bathing
07:30 -- Japan, wind chime garden
07:51 -- Japan, puppet town
08:41 -- Japan, fishy ice skating rink
09:22 -- Travel in extremes, embracing new experiences, travel & connection
11:07 -- Trey’s family move to New Zealand & travel ‘round the world
11:35 -- Trey’s family tour of world religions
13:21 -- Trey’s professional roots, finding photography as an adult
15:07 -- Trey’s “moment” with nature photography & digging in
16:15 -- Coding for better photos
17:16 -- Retinex
17:28 -- Trey’s blog
17:49 -- Trey on Creative Commons, free tutorials
19:13 -- Trey’s evolution - passion into business
20:13 -- Collectors & limited edition prints
21:13 -- Book, The $12 Million Stuffed Shark
21:38 -- “...people want what is rare…”
22:18 -- Pricing collectible art, swapping art, & smaller collector prints
26:21 -- Trey’s new book, Under the Influence - How To Fake Your Way Into Getting Rich on Instagram: Influencer Fraud, Selfies, Anxiety, Ego and Mass Delusional Behavior
29:27 -- Brand-building from a place of authenticity
31:25 -- Buying followers, influencer marketing fraud, & fake account anecdotes
35:08 -- Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, by Yuval Noah Harari
36:12 -- “Maybe this is the year of fake followers…”
37:42 -- Kevin Kelly, Wired
39:23 -- Legitimate tactics & tools to grow a following
40:20 -- Stephen Tobolowsky, EG Conference
40:25 -- Storytelling, anxiety, mass delusional behavior, Dunbar’s 150
42:28 -- “Podding” on Instagram
46:04 -- Instagram security, pod detection, Digg security anecdote
49:22 -- Practical jokes, buying followers, custom comments
50:19 -- Back to the book, how to differentiate & build a following
51:30 -- Trey’s best advice on life - true self, storytelling, honesty
53:58 -- Exploring life, finding what’s exciting, childlike mindset
56:12 -- Psychedelics & sense of self, creativity
57:35 -- Alcohol & drugs, Trey’s family
59:17 -- Burning Man, mushrooms, removing filters & intellectual stimulation
1:00:55 -- Trey on what psychedelics & hallucinogens do for him, meditation practice
1:05:11 -- Sharing consciousness with others
1:06:12 -- “I think it’s up to artists & creatives to save the world.”
1:06:23 -- Clinical trials, benefits, & uses of mushrooms; childlike wonder
1:10:46 -- Michael Pollan on The Kevin Rose Show, How To Change Your Mind, by Michael Pollan
1:11:52 -- Institutional anxiety about psychedelics & resurgence in intellectual community
1:13:39 -- Opioid, benzo addiction & natural compound psychedelic treatments
1:15:14 -- Psychedelic work with reputable counselor, family anecdote
1:16:20 -- Closing & Trey’s hope for his work going forward


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 2019-04-26  1h18m