PetaPixel Photography Podcast

PetaPixel Photography Podcast

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PetaPixel.com's official podcast.

Episodes

Ep. 153: It's Raining Sigma Glass - and more  

Episode 153 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Fashion and portrait photographer Don Mupasi

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Fashion and portrait photographer Don Mupasi opens the show. Thanks Don!

Sigma announces three new lenses in its Art line, including the long-awaited 24-70mm f/2.8. (#)

In addition, Sigma announces a new lens in its Contemporary line, the 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM. (#)

The importance of understanding STF technology and apodization lens elements for creamier bokeh. (#)

In under one minute, every front page of the New York Times shows the rise of photography and the impact of imagery in our lives. (#)

ADOX doubles its film production capacity as film use continues to rise. (#)

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Ep. 152: Taking Stupidity to New Heights in Photography - and more  

Episode 152 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer and digital artist, Nemanja Sekulic

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Photographer and digital artist Nemanja Sekulic opens the show. Thanks Nemanja!

A model, her photographer and videographer, risk their lives and break the law 1,000 feet above Dubai. (#)

VCG finally updates Demotix contributing photographers...13 months later. (#)

A company offers Fujifilm cameras that only shoot in black and white...and $5,000 cheaper than a similar Leica. (#)

A survey of nearly 2,000 photographers reveals the crazy world of photojournalism. (#)

The challenges of underwater photography and the International Underwater Photographer of the Year is announced. (#)

Canon tops the list of cameras used in the 2016 World Press Photo awards. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 151: Does Nikon Have One Foot in the Grave Now? - and more  

Episode 151 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Advertising and fashion photographer, Tim Engle

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Advertising and fashion photographer Tim Engle opens the show. Thanks Tim!

Nikon's previously-announced DL line has been dropped, the company issues a "Notice of Extraordinary Loss" and its stock drops 15%, but does this mean it's getting Kodak'd? (#)

I miss out on a massive opportunity on the other side of the world. (#)

Rumors of two new Sigma lenses on the way. (#)

Canon announces the EOS 77D and Rebel T7i (EOS 800D). (#)

Canon officially announces its EOS M6 body and EVF-DC2 viewfinder. (#)

World Press Photo announces its top photos of the year. (#)

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Ep. 150: Is Canon Dumbing Down the M6 in Advance of a Full-Frame Mirrorless Release? - and more  

Episode 150 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Zeiss Ambassador, author and educator, Brian Matiash

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Zeiss Ambassador, author and educator, Brian Matiash opens the show. Thanks Brian!

Leaked photos of Canon's M6 and (admittedly) wild speculation on why the company may be dumbing down the EOS-M system in advance of a full-frame EF-mount mirrorless system. (#)

Think Tank Photo's new Signature bags offer a stylish upgrade without screaming "camera bag!". (#)

Peak Design's Range Pouch offers three options and matches their popular Everyday messenger bag. (#)

Roger Cicala on why zoom lenses just aren't as sharp as primes...and the data to back it up. (#)

Adorama releases the Orlit Rovelight RT 610 TTL monolight, Orlit TR-612N TTL transceiver and Orlit RT 600C speedlite under their house brand. (#)

Four pioneers in image sensor technology are honored and will share a massive cash prize. (#)

Listener Malka wants to know how best to carry her backpack, camera gear and tripod to school via her bike and/or train...and wants to know how to price her services.

A smartphone lens case with built-in battery, 18mm lens and a shutter button. (#)

Outtakes

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Ep. 149: New Gear Announcements at WPPI 2017 - and more  

Episode 149 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Parachūt co-founder Melissa Niu

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Parachūt co-founder Melissa Niu opens the show. Thanks Melissa!

At WPPI in Las Vegas, Sony announces two interesting new lenses and a wireless flash. (#)

Tamron announces an update to its 70-200mm f/2.8 at an aggressive price point. (#)

If you buy Sigma gear outside the country it was destined for, expect to now pay an additional fee on top of parts and labor. (#)

Westcott announces the world's first 15-in-1 reflector designed by Nikon Ambassador Jerry Ghionis. (#)

A French company announces new 35mm & 120 roll film as well as 4x5 sheet film. (#)

An update to a recent listener question thanks to feedback from the audience.

Manfrotto founder Lino Manfrotto dies at age 80. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 148: A Celebrity Used My Photos…and All I Got Was This Stupid T-Shirt - and more  

Episode 148 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer John Steele

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Photographer John Steele opens the show. Thanks John!

A celebrity jacks two photos from a fashion photographer for use on her Instagram account of nearly 5 million followers without compensation nor credit. (#)

DxO Optics Pro 9 free for a limited time. (#)

Adobe hikes Creative Cloud prices in the UK and Sweden. (#)

Italian film maker Ferrania makes a classic film stock available again. (#)

A fancy new barrel-style lens bag is introduced. (#)

Snap, Inc. warns of continued unprofitability and stiff competition from much more useful Instagram. (#)

Lexar introduces an ultra fast 512GB card. (#)

GoPro posts $373 million dollars in losses and reintroduces the Karma drone post-recall along with a plan for 2017. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 147: The Death of Triggertrap - and more  

Episode 147 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Wedding and lifestyle photographer Rich Chapman

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Wedding and lifestyle photographer Rich Chapman open the show. Thanks Rich!

Triggertrap goes out of business after months of layoffs and struggling to stay afloat. (#)

A journalist falls for an altered photo of President Donald Trump, tweets about it causing it to go viral only to discover she was duped. (#)

A woman takes on the state of Arizona over an image shot of her husband and child. (#)

The National Park Service's large format photographer Jarob Ortiz documents life in and around national parks in the US. (#)

Listener (and YouTuber) Unmesh Dinda wants to know how many megapixels is too much and if we'll see vector photographs shot by future cameras.

Outtake

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Ep. 146: To Shoot for Free or Not to Shoot for Free. Is There Any Question? - and more  

Episode 146 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Chris Niccolls and Jordan Drake, The Camera Store TV

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The Camera Store TV's Chris Niccolls and Jordan Drake open the show. Thanks Chris and Jordan!

Do you shoot for free? Have you? Should you? Does any work ever come to those who shoot the first assignment for free? (#)

Leaked photos of Tamron's 70-200mm f/2.8 gen 2. (#)

Hasselblad's CEO surprisingly steps down. (#)

Adobe officially cans Creative Suite 6. (#)

Kodachrome seems even less likely to become a thing again. (#)

Ricoh announces its Pentax KP, but is it at all a standout? (#)

Listener Marc wants to know if he should go for the Sony a6300 or a6500 as he gets more serious about photography.

Outtake

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Ep. 145: Lessons Learned From the Trump Inaugural Gigapixel Image - and more  

Episode 145 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Sony Artisan of Imagery, Jeremy Chan

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Sony Artisan of Imagery Jeremy Chan opens the show. Thanks Jeremy!

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There's lots to be gleaned by carefully inspecting the gigapixel image shot by CNN during the inauguration of US President Donald Trump. (#)

The MyGearVault app launches and aims to help photographers organize their gear, gather the information for insurance purposes and even helps users find competent insurance professionals. (#)

A photographer creates an elegant solution for helping to keep lenses from being detached and stolen by thieves...and makes it available for free. (#)

500px seeks to connect photographers with those looking to hire them through its new directory and also opens up an Adobe Stock income option. (#)

The four men who trampled on the Grand Prismatic Spring at Yellowstone pay the price for their foolish actions. (#)

Virginia Tech does research into what happens with drones and humans collide and how to make them safer. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 144: Brand New Gear and Full-Frame Mirrorless Rumors - and more  

Episode 144 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Rock photographer Mike Corrado

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Rock photographer Mike Corrado opens the show. Thanks Mike!

Stronger rumors and potential specs of a full-frame Canon mirrorless body that is said to be coming in 2017 along with a DSLR version.

Photoshop alternative GIMP looks to take things to a new level. (#)

Fujifilm announces its X-T20 with nice improvements over its predecessor. (#)

A very nice Fujinon XF 50mm f/2 WR for Fujifilm X-mount bodies. (#)

Canon is granted thousands of patents in 2016. (#)

PPA's grassroots program to establish a small claims copyright court. (#)

Fujifilm's mirrorless medium format GFX 50S is aggressively priced and may woo photographers otherwise at the higher end of the DSLR market. (#)

Time is running out to snag the 5DayDeal Complete Photography Business and Marketing Bundle 2017. (#)

A drone video production company in Chicago gets a stiff penalty from the FAA. (#)

Outtakes

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Ep. 143: Ted Forbes and Creating Work That Matters - and more  

Episode 143 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer Keydrin Franklin

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Photographer Keydrin Franklin opens the show. Thanks Keydrin!

The Art of Photography's Ted Forbes on creating work that matters. (#)

Fotodiox releases a cool charging station in the shape of a camera with a lens mount and more. (#)

Chief White House Photographer Pete Souza and a look back at his work during the Obama presidency. (#)

It's time for the 5DayDeal Complete Photography Business and Marketing Bundle 2017. (#)

A foolish drone owner crashes his into the top of Seattle's Space Needle and could face a stiff fine and jail time. (#)

Another drone owner in Seattle is charged and awaits sentencing after his drone crashes and knocks a woman unconscious during a parade. (#)

UK photographer Lord Snowden dies at age 86. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 142: Sports Photographer Brad Mangin’s Mobile Moves - and more  

Episode 142 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Format Magazine Editor-in-Chief, Jessica Bloom

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Format Magazine Editor-in-Chief, Jessica Bloom opens the show. Thanks Jessica!

Sports photography great Brad Mangin earns more with his iPhone than his Canon DSLRs for the first time. (#)

An affordable Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 seems to be in the works. (#)

Lily is officially cancelled, refunds will reportedly be issued...and the San Francisco district attorney's office is suing the company. (#)

VSCO closes their NYC office and photo studio less than 6 months after it being opened. (#)

A Texas congressman blocks a photojournalist from photography protestors during confirmation hearing. (#)

Apple takes away ports, but HyperDrive brings them back in style. (#)

Enter our Atmosphere Aerosol giveaway for your chance to win a full case of 12 cans of this fun, helpful product. Enter at "LensShark" on Instagram.

Outtake

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Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

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Ep. 141: How NOT to Get Bullied by an Image Thief - and more  

Episode 141 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer and Atmosphere Aerosol inventor, Joe Atkins

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Photographer and Atmosphere Aerosol inventor, Joe Atkins opens the show. Thanks Joe!

The owner of a sizable Instagram account harasses a young photographer after being informed he infringed her copyright. (#)

One photography rental marketplace acquires another. (#)

Nikon celebrates its 100th birthday. (#)

Kodak's podcast hints at the possible return of Kodachrome, but another Kodak employee clearly says it's not happening. (#)

Listener Gordon makes a reasonable point about my stance on film classes being required at a NYC college before digital photography classes can be taken.

Most of top 10 items sold during the holiday season in 2016 on Amazon were once again not DSLRs. (#)

Enter our Atmosphere Aerosol giveaway for your chance to win a full case of 12 cans of this fun, helpful product. Enter at "LensShark" on Instagram.

Outtake

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Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

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Ep. 140: Kodak Tries to Make Film Happen...Again - and more  

Episode 140 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Landscape photographer, Alex Noriega

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Landscape photographer Alex Noriega opens the show. Thanks Alex!

Kodak announces its plans to produce Ektachrome color reversal film amid a resurgence in film photography. (#)

Rumors heat up that Sigma's 24-70mm f/2.8 Art is on its way by Summer 2017. (#)

Panasonic announces its Lumix GH5 with some pretty sweet new features. (#)

If you believe the rumors, DJI is acquiring a majority stake, and thus, control over Hasselblad. (#)

An update on our listener question from Episode 139 where Michael in NYC told us about his college requiring students to take a film photography class before digital photography classes could be taken. On my request, he emailed the head of the department and received a surprising answer.

Outtake

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Ep. 139: If You're Going to Expose a Photographer… - and more  

Episode 139 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Entertainment and celebrity photographer Noam Galai

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Entertainment and celebrity photographer Noam Galai opens the show. Thanks Noam!

A woman takes to Facebook to tarnish a photographer's business only to be taken to task by her community. (#)

Wanna know where your focus points are while viewing your photos in Lightroom?  Well, now you can...again.  But there's a twist. (#)

EyeEm's Vision AI picks the "best" photos of 2016, but it seems to seriously favor a certain type and doesn't appreciate a certain rule. (#)

Listener Michael in New York City wants to know if college students should be required to take a film photography class before they can take any other photography class.

Outtakes

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Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

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Ep. 138: Pointed Photography Predictions For 2017 - and more  

Episode 138 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Astrophotographer Ian Norman from Lonely Speck

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Astrophotographer Ian Norman from Lonely Speck opens the show. Thanks Ian!

Pointed predictions for the photography industry in 2017.

A Magic Lantern breakthrough seems ready to give Canon users lossless 14-bit DNG in-camera. (#)

Pixsy releases its data on image theft in 2016. (#)

Canon releases a set of printers which shun cartridges. (#)

Looking back on the year that was 2016 for the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.

Outtakes

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Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

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Ep. 137: More Bad Advice From a Popular Publication - and more  

Episode 137 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Lensrentals founder, Roger Cicala

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Lensrentals founder, Roger Cicala opens the show. Thanks Roger!

Brides magazine offers up advice on choosing a photographer with ridiculous suggestions...from a professional photographer. (#)

Photographer Benjamin Von Wong's latest project goes viral getting millions of views...and you might be his next collaborator. (#)

Canadian Football League photographer Johany Jutras' home gets robbed while on vacation losing most of her life's work on a dozen hard drives. (#)

A new device turns your existing DSLR or mirrorless body into a camera capable of shooting 360 degree video. (#)

Outtakes

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Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

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Ep. 136: The 2016 Holiday Grab Bag Episode - and more  

Episode 136 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer, author and educator, Neil van Niekerk

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Photographer, author and educator, Neil van Niekerk opens the show. Thanks Neil!

I've teamed up with thinkTANK and Mindshift Gear to give away a bag from each of them on my Instagram account (LensShark) to celebrate an incredible 2016 for this podcast!

The event that caused the Associated Press to ditch B&W and shoot color forever and set technological advancements in motion. (#)

"Tank Man", the photo by storied photojournalist Jeff Widener which is on the short list of the most-memorable, most-influential photos of all-time. (#)

A filter seeks to cut out light pollution for your night photography, but rather than going in front of your lens, this one goes inside your mirror box and sits in front of your image sensor. (#)

A listener in Israel wants to know if there are any left-handed camera solutions or workarounds for a friend who recently lost his right hand. Michael Bass Designs has potential solutions. (#)

 

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Ep. 135: Stronger Rumors a Canon Full-Frame Mirrorless Body Is Coming - and more  

Episode 135 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Wildlife, landscape and travel photographer Nate Zeman

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Wildlife, landscape and travel photographer Nate Zeman opens the show. Thanks Nate!

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Stronger rumors that Canon may be releasing a full-frame mirrorless body which uses its current EF lenses. But will it be a DSLR body minus the mirror or a new form factor? (#)

A truly iconic image is created amid tragedy. (#)

ZY Optics releases its Mitakon 20mm f/2 4.5x Super Macro lens. (#)

Snapchat's owner, Snap, Inc. files its IPO and sees itself as a camera company with a pile of cash ready to spend on emerging technology companies. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 134: Many of You Have Fake Gear…and How to Spot It - and more  

Episode 134 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer Matt Granger

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Photographer Matt Granger opens the show. Thanks Matt!

Canon warns of counterfeit lenses, the high percentage of people with fake gear...and what to look for. (#)

Instagram hits new heights, why the social media service can be useful to you...and I've teamed up with thinkTANK and MindShift Gear to give away two bags. (#)

Lonely Speck announces its new filter to help deal with light pollution in night sky photos. (#)

A photographer shooting for The New York Times physically alters a scene, causing them to issue an apology and sparking a debate over journalistic ethics. (#)

Adobe records record profits largely thanks to its subscription model. (#)

Photographers and filmmakers ask camera makers to bring encryption to their cameras. (#)

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Outtakes

Connect With Us

Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

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