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SoulTalk with Kute Blackson

Jul 21, 2023

Louie Schwartzberg is a renowned filmmaker, director, and producer who has captivated audiences with his work. Today, we explore the realm of time-lapse photography, cinematography, and his latest masterpiece, “Gratitude Revealed.”

Join us as Louie tells an awe-inspiring journey through his life, starting from his childhood and exploring the sparks of his inspiration that ignited his passion for capturing the breathtaking beauty of nature. As we listen to his fascinating stories, we uncover profound insights into the profound connection between gratitude, consciousness, and the natural world.

Also, Louie offers a unique perspective on the interwoven tapestry of life, expressing his belief in a shared consciousness that unites all beings. In this thought-provoking exchange, we explore the idea of humans as receivers of this universal consciousness, pondering how our lives are shaped and enriched by it.

Prepare to be inspired as we peer through his camera lens and witness the remarkable beauty he captures. Be inspired to where gratitude, interconnectedness, and the marvels of the natural world converge, sparking a transformative dialogue within us all. Head over to this week’s episode to learn more!


  • 0:53 - Guest intro
  • 2:10 - Louie’s inspiration for pursuing photography.
  • 6:50 - How to live your passion?
  • 9:52 - Louie’s personal and meaningful encounters with nature.
  • 13:29 - How nature is medicine to human beings?
  • 18:52 - How to develop creativity without comprising?
  • 23:11 - How is consciousness universal in the outside world?
  • 24:52 - The impact of interconnectedness on Louie’s eating habits.
  • 28:06 - How to practice gratitude amidst adversities?
  • 32:33 - What’s the best way to get unstuck?
  • 34:18 - The discernment between gratitude and complacency
  • 39:54 - Understanding the patterns of nature and life.
  • 42:21 - What makes a good documentary?
  • 44:05 - The highs and lows of being a filmmaker.
  • 46:22 - Louie’s top 3 life lessons
  • 47:09 - How important is money in life?

Some questions I ask:

  • What inspired Louie Schwartzberg’s creative expression as a filmmaker?
  • How did Louie’s childhood roots and upbringing impact his life perspectives?
  • How to realize one’s career and true passion are aligned?
  • What are some of the meaningful lessons’ nature has taught and surprised Louie?
  • How have people become disconnected from nature and the natural order of things?
  • How to access gratitude in challenging times or when life seems to be falling apart?
  • Is there a discernment between being grateful and being complacent?
  • What does practicing gratitude look like in daily life?

In this episode, you will learn about:

  • Louie’s inspiration & passion for photography.
  • The profound connection between gratitude, consciousness, and nature.
  • Tips for living life with gratitude.
  • How his latest film “Gratitude Revealed” is a collection of inspiring stories of individuals who have overcome adversities and found gratitude during these challenging times.
  • Louie’s secret to great documentary filmmaking.
  • Louie’s top 3 life lessons.


Useful Resources/ Links:

       Watch Louie Schwartzberg’s film: Gratitude Revealed on or 

Get in Touch:

       Connect with Louie on

       Email me at


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