PetaPixel Photography Podcast

PetaPixel Photography Podcast

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Episodes

Ep. 179: They Did What Now?!!! - and more  

Episode 179 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Beauty and fashion photographer, Daryna Barykina

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Beauty and fashion photographer, Daryna Barykina opens the show. Thanks Daryna!

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A photographer in Montana sues the RNC for a copyright violation. (#)

A great, but limited, rebate on one of Canon's popular photo printers. (#)

Profoto recalls the batteries in their newly-released B1X monolights. (#)

Photokina announces that it's going yearly to the pleasure of some and chagrin of others. (#)

Microsoft announces an update to its Surface Pro laptop which may lure many away from Apple's MacBook Pro. (#)

Instagram adds yet another useful feature photographers can make use of. (#)

DJI requires drone owners to register or else...and a drone owner in San Diego makes a big mistake. (#)

Outtakes

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Ep. 178: How The Sony a9 Falls Short - and more  

Episode 178 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Fashion and fine art photographer, Richard Terborg

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Fashion and fine art photographer, Richard Terborg opens the show. Thanks Richard!

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Sony's a9 is an amazingly capable sports body, but it falls short in this area. (#)

A cheeky Olympus UK support rep provided much-appreciated comic relief. (#)

Rumored specs (and speculation) about the coming Nikon D820. (#)

Breakthrough Photography's latest Kickstarter campaign for two new filters is funded many times over. (#)

Google introduces some incredibly useful technology and updates to Google Photos as well. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 177: Sony This and Sony That - and more  

Episode 177 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer and Shotkit creator, Mark Condon

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Photographer and Shotkit creator, Mark Condon opens the show. Thanks Mark!

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Sony announces two new full frame wide-angle zooms. (#)

Profoto's new B1X monolights amp up the power. (#)

Rumors a Sony 400mm lens is in the works, but will it be f/2.8? (#)

An Oregon-based plant company is awarded a huge copyright judgement. (#)

One of Sony's new stacked sensors hints at the capabilities of sensors in future camera bodies. (#)

Instagram snags yet another feature from another social media platform and why this is a good thing for photographers. (#)

Outtakes

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Ep. 176: Nikon by the Numbers - and more  

Episode 176 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Landscape and lifestyle photographer, Baris Parildar

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Landscape and lifestyle photographer, Baris Parildar opens the show. Thanks Baris!

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Thom Hogan breaks down Nikon by the numbers. "Ugly" number. (#)

The Impossible Project's largest shareholder acquires Polaroid. (#)

An unexpected response to my decision to transition out of Nikon. (#)

An airline passenger walks off with $20,000 worth of photographer Sam Hurd's gear...and doesn't return it. (#)

Snap, Inc. stock tumbles as earnings don't meet expectations. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 175: The Reasons Why I'm Leaving Nikon - and more  

Episode 175 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Landscape photographer, Ted Gore

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Landscape photographer, Ted Gore opens the show. Thanks Ted!

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Matt Granger and I design a camera...and the reasons why I'm leaving Nikon. (#)

Canon gets set to update the 6D with the 6D Mark II. (#)

Rumors that Tamron will be releasing a 24-70mm f/2.8 G2 as soon as this year. (#)

A motion prediction algorithm takes one image and turns it into a nearly hour-long movie. (#)

A BBC photographer is detained by police in the UK. (#)

A crashed drone takes out a cyclist during a bike race and it's caught on video. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 174: Did the Camera Industry Finally Hit Bottom? - and more  

Episode 174 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Portrait, advertising and set photographer, Levy Moroshan

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Portrait, advertising and set photographer, Levy Moroshan opens the show. Thanks Levy!

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Camera industry numbers of Q1 2017 indicated a leveling out and perhaps the bottom has indeed been reached. (#)

Ian Norman cautions against Sony bodies with certain firmware if you're doing astrophotography. (#)

A new wallet to help you make sure you always have SD cards with you and the importance of a card with your camera's settings. (#)

Souvid Datta speaks to TIME about his lack of ethics and sullying of documentary photography. (#)

Capture One Pro 10.1 offers additional reasons to make the leap including benefits of particular interest to Fujifilm shooters. (#)

Lomography announces its Neptune system and crushes the Kickstarter campaign for it in days. (#)

Outtakes

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Ep. 173: A Mistake Is Made and a Photographer's Reputation Implodes - and more  

Episode 173 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: International wedding photographer, Taylor Golden

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International wedding photographer, Taylor Golden opens the show. Thanks Taylor!

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A website is called out for its use of a child being abused to promote its competition...then days later, the photographer who shot the photo is called out for an entirely different reason. (#)

Columbia Journalism Review asks freelance photographers where the money is to be made. (#)

A LA Times photojournalist receives a surprising gift from a reader. (#)

A photographer in the UK sues Sky News for embedding a tweet containing one of his photos. (#)

The US military honors a combat photographer killed in Afghanistan and releases photos shot by the soldier  in her last moments of life. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 172: A Popular Photographer Catches Flack for Entering and Winning His Own Competition - and more  

Episode 172 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Canon Explorer of Light, David Bergman

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Canon Explorer of Light, David Bergman opens the show. Thanks David!

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Photographer Sal Cincotta gets called out by the photography community. (#)

Would you wear shoes with Nikon patent drawings on them? (#)

A Kardashian gets sued for copyright infringement. (#)

Venus Optics releases the 7.5mm f/2 for MFT including a lighter version for drones. (#)

Acer announces a 4K monitor with HDR technology. (#)

Aurora photographers discover a new phenomenon and name it "Steve". (#)

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. 171: A Massive Instagram Account Stiffs a Photographer yet Again - and more  

Episode 171 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer Kyle Wolfe

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Photographer Kyle Wolfe opens the show. Thanks Kyle!

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A large magazine's Instagram account and others jack a photographer's photo. (#)

Novoflex announces a line of reversible tripod heads. (#)

Even before its debut on Kickstarter, the TriLens sparks great interest. (#)

Dell announced a 4K monitor with high dynamic range at NAB 2017. (#)

Instagram may top 1 billion users by the end of 2017 and continues to be useful to photographers despite bots. (#)

Adobe fights the good fight and isn't bound to an endless gag order. (#)

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. 170: Do You Take the Shot...or Do You Save a Life? - and more  

Episode 170 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Canadian Nikon Ambassador Michelle Valberg

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Canadian Nikon Ambassador Michelle Valberg opens the show. Thanks Michelle!

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Photojournalist or not, if a news story unfolds before you, to you shoot photos or risk your life to save theirs? (#)

More thoughts on the Sony a9 and its place in the market.

Fujifilm releases two new lenses for its mirrorless medium format system as well an adapter for mounting to a 4x5 view camera. (#)

The Trump White House opens its Flickr page, sans an important learning tool. (#)

Panasonic announces a reasonably-priced compact with advanced features. (#)

Listener Nick in Portland, Oregon wants to know if Adobe will be significantly updating the program soon or if he should jump ship to Capture One or another program.

Canon announces that C-Log is coming to the 5D Mark IV, but at a cost and a roundtrip to the service center. (#)

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. 169: Sony Intros the a9 Sports Body…but Where's the Long Glass? - and more  

Episode 169 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer and Tamron Rocky Mountain Region Rep., Marc Morris

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Photographer and Tamron Rocky Mountain Region Rep., Marc Morris opens the show. Thanks Marc!

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Sony announces the long-awaited a9 sports-minded body, but where's the long, fast glass? (#)

Instagram introduces yet another feature which will be insanely useful to photographers. (#)

A photojournalist in Canada finds out what happens when you take your eyes off your gear...and the importance of having the proper insurance. (#)

Sony's truck full of goodies on its way to NAB in Las Vegas gets jacked. (#)

Drone sales take off seeing growth the camera industry envies. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 168: Sony Takes the Number Two Spot From Nikon…but Not So Fast Sony! - and more  

Episode 168 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Wedding and portrait photographer Jason Grover

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Wedding and portrait photographer, Jason Grover opens the show. Thanks Jason!

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Sony takes the number two spot from Nikon, but with a serious, qualified asterisk. (#)

National Geographic upsets photographers by posting a photo of a woman on train tracks on its 75 million follower strong Instagram account. Does NatGeo not follow photo news? (#)

Is Ricoh getting set to cut Pentax loose? (#)

Is AI photo critique software completely pointless, or of-value? (#)

The Nubrella aims to keep photographers and their gear dry, but draws a great deal of ridicule. Would you don one? (#)

The Photo Pod personal tent takes things even further in keeping you dry and warmer, but at a steep price. (#)

DJI announces its Phantom 4 Advanced and Phantom 4 Advanced+. (#)

Giveaway: Gaffer Power gaffer tape mega giveaway on Instagram (@LensShark)

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. 167: What the Heck Is up With the Nikon D7500 Frankencamera?!!! - and more  

Episode 167 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer and B&H Photography Podcast host, Allan Weitz

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Photographer and B&H Photography Podcast host, Allan Weitz opens the show. Thanks Allan!

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Nikon introduces its D7500 with D500 image quality, but removes a number of features making it a bonafide Frankencamera in my opinion. (#)

Rumors of a Canon 85mm f/1.4L lens coming in the summer of 2017, but how will it stack up to Sigma's and at what price? (#)

Tech journalist Leo Laporte predicts that Apple will stop making computers not long from now.  Is his crystal ball clear or cloudy? (#)

1993 New York City in HD is a surreal look back in a quality we're not used to seeing from that era. If you could view any time period in HD...what would it be? (#)

Giveaway: Gaffer Power gaffer tape mega giveaway on Instagram (@LensShark)

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. 166: Two Peculiar Lenses, a Bland Camera and a Giveaway Oh My! - and more  

Episode 166 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Hasselblad Ambassador, Blair Bunting

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Hasselblad Ambassador Blair Bunting opens the show. Thanks Blair!

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Resource Magazine names us to their list of "16 Podcasts Photographers Should Follow in 2017". (#)

Zeiss announces a smaller and lighter 135mm f/2.8 Batis, but maybe misses the mark with the introduction of it, rather than a 135mm f/2..and at a hefty price nonetheless. (#)

Nikon gets set to release the D7500 with minimal upgrades. Should you hold off and get the D7200 cheaper instead? (#)

Canon releases a new EF-S 35mm f/2.8 macro lens with LED lights. (#)

Western Digital announces it's My Passport SSD for photographers on-the-go. (#)

Listener Ben in Australia asks me if I'd change my answer to the question he asked more than a year ago.

A photojournalist sets up to shoot the moon, but it turns out to be something else altogether. (#)

Giveaway: Enter starting Monday, April 10, 2017 on Instagram (@LensShark)

Outtake

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Ep. 165: Does Sony Have Designs on Going Medium Format? - and more  

Episode 165 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Profoto Legend of Light, photographer Clay Cook

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Profoto Legend of Light, photographer Clay Cook opens the show. Thanks Clay!

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Does Sony have plans to go mirrorless medium format? (#)

Apple apologizes for the lack of pro-level computers and promises that they're coming. (#)

Why is First Lady Melania Trump's official photo out of focus?  Or is it? (#)

The TODAY Show clearly demonstrates the danger photographers and their clients are in by shooting on train tracks.. (#)

Reports are The New York Times will be paying photographers more. Will others follow? (#)

Magic Lantern releases an update bringing new 4K video modes to the Canon 5D Mark III. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 164: Did Kodak Make a Point in a Mean Way? - and more  

Episode 164 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer and 2017 Sony Impact Award winner, Jaleel King

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Photographer and 2017 Sony Impact Award winner Jaleel King opens the show. Thanks Jaleel!

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Kodak promotes its Kodak Moments app and printing of photos by freaking people out on the streets of London. (#)

Canon talks of  "new lens technology" and taking "a new type of photo".  But what could that be? (#)

Top advertising photographer Blair Bunting on the mental health of creatives and the overwhelming response he's received. (#)

Adobe teams up with Cornell University to develop technology that applies one photo's style to another, but why isn't Lightroom faster yet? (#)

Hasselblad hires a new "Chief of Strategy", but what direction does the company need to go in? (#)

A report from the UK shows that drone incursions are on the rise and three recent incidents near London's Heathrow Airport came dangerously close. (#)

Outtake

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Ep. 163: Target Trickery or Just Premature Shenanigans? - and more  

Episode 163 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer and digital artist, Erik Johansson

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Photographer and digital artist Erik Johansson opens the show. Thanks Erik!

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Did Target pull a fast one or are people making a big deal about nothing? (#)

Panasonic sets the record straight after article implies it's dismantling its camera division. (#)

Canon may be improving the 4K video crop factor in its 5D Mark IV. (#)

Is Instagram really shadow banning photographers...and a security update you can implement right now. (#)

An adapter allowing Canon EF lenses to be mounted to the Fujifilm GFX mirrorless medium format body emerges. (#)

Dell introduces an 8K monitor, but does anyone really need one? (#)

A company allows for remote flying of drones, but does this jive with FAA regulations? (#)

What you can do to help this show grow.

Outtake

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Ep. 162: Is Sony Really Keeping the Good Stuff for Itself? - and more  

Episode 162 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Landscape, travel and outdoor photographer Thomas Heaton

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Landscape, travel and outdoor photographer Thomas Heaton, opens the show. Thanks Thomas!

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Is Sony keeping the best sensors for themselves...or not? And, would anyone be surprised if they do? (#)

Fujifilm announces a large number of new features to be rolled out via two firmware updates. (#)

The Trump White House is Flickr-free thus far. (#)

Cactus announces an upcoming firmware update which will maintain TTL and HSS  across a number of camera and flash brands. (#)

A wealth of knowledge is available online from the School of Visual Arts. (#)

Instagram will soon be rolling out additional business features which many photographers can make use of. (#)

Rumors are that Canon will be throwing 5D Mark IV users a bone with C-Log. (#)

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.

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Ep. 161: A Popular Camera Retailer Gets Robbed - and more  

Episode 161 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Photographer and Director of Photography, Jackie Roman

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If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Photographer and Director of Photography, Jackie Roman opens the show. Thanks Jackie!

Sponsors:
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Thieves hit Midwest Photo in Columbus, Ohio. (#)

A new rule bans camera, laptops and other electronics in the cabin of planes. (#)

The U.S. Supreme Court is looking for a photographer. (#)

Canon introduces a line of clothing and other swag for the brand loyalists. (#)

Over 400 editions of Soviet Photo magazine is available online...and how to translate them. (#)

A musicians turns the tables on the audience in concert. (#)

One of South Africa's most-famous photographers is convicted of a young woman's murder. (#)

DJI releases a study which shows the usefulness in camera drones at saving lives too. (#)

Outtake

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.

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Ep. 160: Trey Ratcliff on the Big Switch - and more  

Episode 160 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast.
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Featured: Sony Artisan of Imagery, Paul Gero

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Sony Artisan of Imagery, Paul Gero opens the show. Thanks Paul!

Sponsors:
- Get 10% off your order at MeFOTO.com, Tenba.com, KupoGrip.com and StellaProLights.com using code PetaPixel.
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Photographer Trey Ratcliff publicly ditches Apple...and for good reason. (#)

An update in the already sad death of the young woman who did a photoshoot on train tracks. (#)

Pricing and availability of the Sigma 135mm f/1.8 Art. (#)

Google makes great strides in JPG compression and thus, file sizes. (#)

Amazingly, molds for the Holga 120N have been found...and they're back in production! (#)

A website emerges which lets you compare lenses side-by-side using Flickr photos. (#)

Perhaps the best use of slow motion in quite a while. (#)

GoPro lays off hundreds of workers, but will they even get their mojo back? (#)

Outtake

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!

You can also cut a show opener for us to play on the show! As an example: “Hi, this is Matt Smith with Double Heart Photography in Chicago, Illinois, and you’re listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast with Sharky James!”

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