PhotoActive

By Jeff Carlson & Kirk McElhearn

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Jeff Carlson and Kirk McElhearn discuss photography and the Apple ecosystem. We cover using an iPhone or any other camera with Apple hardware and software, and we welcome photographers to discuss their work.

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Episode 12: David duChemin on the Long-Building Vision
35:49
"Gear is good, but vision is better," says photographer and educator David duChemin. This week, we talk to David about discovering and developing that vision. Sponsor Take Control Books. Get 30% off any Take Control Books purchase with the coupon code PHOTOACTIVE. Go to www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive (https://www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive) Hosts: Jeff's website (https://jeffcarlson.com), Jeff's photos (https://jeffcarlson.com/portfolio/), Jeff on Instagram (http://instagram.com/jeffcarlson) Kirk's website (https://www.kirkville.com), Kirk's photos (https://photos.kirkville.com), Kirk on Instagram (https://instagram.com/mcelhearn) Show Notes: See the full show notes, including photos, screenshots, and more, here (https://photoactive.squarespace.com/home/episode-12-david-duchemin). David duChemin (http://davidduchemin.com) The Compelling Frame (http://www.thecompellingframe.com) Master Your Craft course (https://www.masteryourcraftcourse.com) Pilgrims and Nomads (https://craftandvision.com/products/pilgrims-nomads) Limited Edition book by David duChemin The Craft and Vision Field Cap (https://craftandvision.com/collections/all/products/field-cap) “The Helsinki Bus Station Theory” (https://petapixel.com/2013/03/13/the-helsinki-bus-station-theory-finding-your-own-vision-in-photography/) David’s YouTube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrCj4BerLCMsHV3QT6OBB_A/videos) Leaving Dafen (https://davidduchemin.com/2018/05/leaving-dafen-from-craft-to-art/) Insta_repeat on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/insta_repeat/) “Is it any good?” (https://davidduchemin.com/2018/07/is-it-any-good/) Elliot Erwitt (http://elliotterwitt.com) Ernst Haas (http://ernst-haas.com) Ernst Haas: Color Correction: 1952–1986 (https://amzn.to/2MSqfWe) Alex Webb (https://www.webbnorriswebb.co) The Suffering of Light (https://amzn.to/2L0UJ6G), by Alex Webb Wynn Bolluck (http://www.wynnbullockphotography.com) Our snapshots: Jeff: From These Hands: A Journey Along the Coffee Trail (https://amzn.to/2LvVxpl), by Steve McCurry Kirk: Hiroshige: One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (https://amzn.to/2L1OvUi) If you like the show, please subscribe in iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/photoactive/id1391697658?mt=2) or your favorite podcast app, and please rate the podcast. And don't forget to join the PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/) to discuss the podcast, share your photos, and more.
Aug 17, 2018
Episode 11: Selective Editing
29:18
Most photos can benefit from universal edits to tone and color, but what do you do if just a sky needs to be made more dramatic or you want to add a soft splash of light to a person’s face? In this episode, Jeff and Kirk talk about adjusting specific areas within an image using selective editing tools in apps such as Lightroom, Luminar, and Affinity Photo. Sponsor Take Control Books. Get 30% off any Take Control Books purchase with the coupon code PHOTOACTIVE. Go to www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive (https://www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive) Hosts: Jeff's website (https://jeffcarlson.com), Jeff's photos (https://jeffcarlson.com/portfolio/), Jeff on Instagram (http://instagram.com/jeffcarlson) Kirk's website (https://www.kirkville.com), Kirk's photos (https://photos.kirkville.com), Kirk on Instagram (https://instagram.com/mcelhearn) Adobe Lightroom (https://www.adobe.com/products/photoshop-lightroom.html) Graduated neutral density filter (https://amzn.to/2KGM7Sw) Snapseed (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/snapseed/id439438619?mt=8) Skylum Luminar (https://macphun.evyy.net/c/203793/185399/3255) Affinity Photo (https://affinity.serif.com/en-us/photo/) Botched Restoration of Jesus Fresco Miraculously Saves Spanish Town (https://news.artnet.com/art-world/botched-restoration-of-jesus-fresco-miraculously-saves-spanish-town-197057) Our snapshots: Jeff: Miops Mobile Dongle (https://www.miops.com/miops-mobile-dongle/) Kirk: SHOOT Shutter Remote Release Switch Control Cord Trigger RR-90 for Fuji Fujifilm (https://amzn.to/2MctIlr) If you like the show, please subscribe in iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/photoactive/id1391697658?mt=2) or your favorite podcast app, and please rate the podcast. And don't forget to join the PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/) to discuss the podcast, share your photos, and more.
Aug 10, 2018
Episode 10: Quintin Lake's Long Photo Walk
44:33
Long walks are great opportunities to bring a camera and make photos—but what about 10,000 km of walking? In this episode, Kirk and Jeff welcome photographer Quintin Lake, who is walking the entire coastline of Britain and taking photos of what he discovers. Our interview talks about the motivation behind Quintin’s The Perimeter project, how it quickly made him realize what gear is essential and what can be left behind, and why ambitious projects like this are worth pursuing. Sponsor Masters of Photography, online masterclasses with the greatest photographers in the world. Get 5% off any course with the code PHOTOACTIVE. https://mastersof.photography/ref/27/?campaign=PhotoActive (https://mastersof.photography/ref/27/?campaign=PhotoActive) Hosts: Jeff's website (https://jeffcarlson.com), Jeff's photos (https://jeffcarlson.com/portfolio/), Jeff on Instagram (http://instagram.com/jeffcarlson) Kirk's website (https://www.kirkville.com), Kirk's photos (https://photos.kirkville.com), Kirk on Instagram (https://instagram.com/mcelhearn) Show notes: See the full show notes, including photos, screenshots, and more, here (https://photoactive.squarespace.com/home/episode-10-quintin-lake). Quintin Lake home page (http://quintinlake.com) Quintin Lake on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/quintinlake/) The Perimeter project (http://www.theperimeter.uk) The Perimeter FAQ (https://theperimeter.uk/faq/) Quintin’s Kit List (https://lighterpack.com/r/evrlk7) The Last Resort (https://pro.magnumphotos.com/C.aspx?VP3=SearchResult&ALID=2S5RYDYDHEB9), by Martin Parr Martin Parr on His Infamous Photo Series, The Last Resort (http://www.anothermag.com/art-photography/8073/martin-parrs-last-resort) The Photographer’s Ephemeris (TPE) app (https://www.photoephemeris.com/) Peak Design Capture Clip (https://www.peakdesign.com/product/clips/) Our snapshots: Jeff: Verbatim USB-C Pocket Card Reader (http://amzn.to/2jXr0DE) Kirk: Retro Cameras (https://amzn.to/2LKwKht), by John Wade If you like the show, please subscribe in iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/photoactive/id1391697658?mt=2) or your favorite podcast app, and please rate the podcast. And don't forget to join the PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/) to discuss the podcast, share your photos, and more.
Aug 03, 2018
Episode 9: Instagram for Photographers
32:43
In this episode, we turn our attention to something that often takes too much of our attention: Instagram. It's an annoying time trap filled with hucksters, motivational imagery, and so, so many selfies; while also being one of the world's richest resources for experiencing all kinds of photography. Sponsor Take Control Books. Get 30% off any Take Control Books purchase with the coupon code PHOTOACTIVE. Go to www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive (https://www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive) Hosts: Jeff's website (https://jeffcarlson.com), Jeff's photos (https://jeffcarlson.com/portfolio/), Jeff on Instagram (http://instagram.com/jeffcarlson) Kirk's website (https://www.kirkville.com), Kirk's photos (https://photos.kirkville.com), Kirk on Instagram (https://instagram.com/mcelhearn) Show notes: See the full show notes, including photos, screenshots, and more, here (https://photoactive.squarespace.com/home/episode-9-instagram). #catsofinstagram (https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/catsofinstagram/) rouxroamer (http://instagram.com/rouxroamer/) Joel Meyerowitz (https://www.instagram.com/joel_meyerowitz/) Kirk’s Shakuhachi picture (https://www.instagram.com/p/BkVskqWFVkg/) #britishshorthair (https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/fujifilmglobal/) #giantpandacubs (https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/giantpandacubs/) @natgeo (https://www.instagram.com/natgeo/) @magnumphotos (https://www.instagram.com/magnumphotos/) @somewheremagazine (https://www.instagram.com/somewheremagazine/) @our.magazine (https://www.instagram.com/our.magazine/) @fujifilmglobal (https://www.instagram.com/fujifilmglobal/) #fujifilmglobal (https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/fujifilmglobal/) @photobookstore (https://www.instagram.com/thephotobookstore/) @therealpeterlinburg (https://www.instagram.com/therealpeterlindbergh/) Kirk's article How to Post to Instagram from Safari on a Mac (https://www.kirkville.com/how-to-post-to-instagram-from-safari-on-a-mac/) Apple iPhone Photos (https://www.instagram.com/apple) #shotoniphone (https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/shotoniphone/) Instagram reaches 1 billion active users (https://www.dpreview.com/news/1175453188/instagram-reaches-1-billion-active-users), DPReview Our snapshots: Jeff: Palette System (http://palettegear.com); Palette system review in DPReview (https://www.dpreview.com/reviews/review-palette-modular-editing-controls) Kirk: A macro lens (any brand); mine is the Fuji 60mm (https://amzn.to/2Ldw971) If you like the show, please subscribe in iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/photoactive/id1391697658?mt=2) or your favorite podcast app, and please rate the podcast. And don't forget to join the PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/) to discuss the podcast, share your photos, and more.
Jul 27, 2018
Episode 8: Episode #8 - Gordon Laing on Taking Great Photos In Camera
40:14
We chat with Gordon Laing about how to take great photos without post-processing, by taking advantage of the capabilities of your camera. Guest Gordon Laing, Camera Labs (https://www.cameralabs.com) Gordon Laing on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/cameralabs/) His book In Camera (https://amzn.to/2uvSnaQ) Sponsor Charcoal Book Club. Get 10% off a membership to regularly receive photo books. Go to www.charcoalbookclub.com (https://charcoalbookclub.com) and use the coupon code PHOTOACTIVE to get the discount automatically. Hosts: Jeff's website (https://jeffcarlson.com), Jeff's photos (https://jeffcarlson.com/portfolio/), Jeff on Instagram (http://instagram.com/jeffcarlson) Kirk's website (https://www.kirkville.com), Kirk's photos (https://photos.kirkville.com), Kirk on Instagram (https://instagram.com/mcelhearn) Show notes: See the full show notes, including photos, screenshots, and more, here (https://photoactive.squarespace.com/home/episode-8-gordon-laing). Fujifilm film simulations (https://www.fujifilm.eu/uk/products/digital-cameras/detail/action/show/product/x100f/features-31501/film-simulation/) Our snapshots: Jeff: Cable Matters 480 GB Thunderbolt 3 SSD (https://amzn.to/2mtChdj) Kirk: LFI Magazine (https://lfi-online.de/ceemes/en/magazine/) If you like the show, please subscribe in iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/photoactive/id1391697658?mt=2) or your favorite podcast app, and please rate the podcast. And don't forget to join the PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/) to discuss the podcast, share your photos, and more.
Jul 20, 2018
Episode 7: Do You Really Need All That Gear?
35:52
We all end up carrying too much gear. In this episode, we discuss the mistakes that we've made with gear, and when and why we need certain types of gear. Sponsor Take Control Books. Get 30% off any Take Control Books purchase with the coupon code PHOTOACTIVE. Go to www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive (https://www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive) Hosts: Jeff's website (https://jeffcarlson.com), Jeff's photos (https://jeffcarlson.com/portfolio/), Jeff on Instagram (http://instagram.com/jeffcarlson) Kirk's website (https://www.kirkville.com), Kirk's photos (https://photos.kirkville.com), Kirk on Instagram (https://instagram.com/mcelhearn) Show notes: See the full show notes, including photos, screenshots, and more, here (https://www.photoactive.co/home/episode-7-need-that-gear). Peak Design Everyday Messenger Bag (https://amzn.to/2JgVYOe) Camera bag insert that can go in any bag (https://amzn.to/2zxT4Fl) Peak Design Everyday Backpack 20L (https://amzn.to/2m8p4X4) GorillaPod (https://amzn.to/2N8M6sf) Popa (http://www.brendandawes.com/projects/popa) Anker portable battery pack (https://amzn.to/2NIVJix) (one of many models available) A set of neutral density filters and mount (https://amzn.to/2uhTQBe) Zeiss lens wipes (https://amzn.to/2L9TC5C) Collapsible reflectors (https://amzn.to/2ufzc4R) The iPad for Photographers: Master the Newest Tool in Your Camera Bag (https://amzn.to/2Je8NJm) WD 250GB My Passport Wireless SSD External Portable Drive with SD Card Slot (https://amzn.to/2NHRnZb) Take Control of Your Digital Storage (https://www.takecontrolbooks.com/digital-storage) Our snapshots: Jeff: The Photographer's Ephemeris (https://www.photoephemeris.com) Kirk: Helping Hands (https://amzn.to/2JhbXvT) If you like the show, please subscribe in iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/photoactive/id1391697658?mt=2) or your favorite podcast app, and please rate the podcast. And don't forget to join the PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/) to discuss the podcast, share your photos, and more.
Jul 13, 2018
Episode 6: Raw vs. Jpeg
31:19
We explain what raw image files are, and discuss the balance between shooting in raw, jpeg, or both. And explain how to shoot in raw on the iPhone. Sponsor Charcoal Book Club. Get 10% off a membership to regularly receive photo books. Go to www.charcoalbookclub.com (https://charcoalbookclub.com) and use the coupon code PHOTOACTIVE to get the discount automatically. Hosts: Jeff's website (https://jeffcarlson.com), Jeff's photos (https://jeffcarlson.com/portfolio/), Jeff on Instagram (http://instagram.com/jeffcarlson) Kirk's website (https://www.kirkville.com), Kirk's photos (https://photos.kirkville.com), Kirk on Instagram (https://instagram.com/mcelhearn) Show notes: See the full show notes, including photos, screenshots, and more, here (https://www.photoactive.co/home/episode-6-raw-vs-jpeg). Halide Camera (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/halide-camera/id885697368?mt=8?uo=4&at=11l6om) Adobe Lightroom CC (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/adobe-lightroom-cc/id878783582?mt=8?uo=4&at=11l6om) Raw bit depth is about dynamic range, not the number of colors you get to capture (https://www.dpreview.com/articles/4653441881/bit-depth-is-about-dynamic-range-not-the-number-of-colors-you-get-to-capture) How to Work with RAW and JPEG Files in Apple’s Photos App (https://www.kirkville.com/how-to-work-with-raw-and-jpeg-photos-in-apples-photos-app/) Our snapshots: Jeff: Fotodiox Pro Lens Mount Adapter (Nikon to Fuji X) (https://amzn.to/2MHglGA) Kirk: Readly (https://get.readly.com/WaBedNYOOJKjAC3P) If you like the show, please subscribe in iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/photoactive/id1391697658?mt=2) or your favorite podcast app, and please rate the podcast. And don't forget to join the PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/) to discuss the podcast, share your photos, and more.
Jul 05, 2018
Episode 5: Wenmei Hill on Personal Photo Projects
33:42
We welcome Wenmei Hill to talk about her work as Editorial Manager at DPReview, volunteering with the organization Soulumination, and inspiring and helping women become better photographers as part of Mamas with Cameras. Sponsor Take Control Books. Get 30% off any Take Control Books purchase with the coupon code PHOTOACTIVE. Go to www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive (https://www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive) Guest: Wenmei Hill (https://www.dpreview.com/members/6423997127) Wenmei Hill on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/wenmeihill/) Hosts: Jeff's website (https://jeffcarlson.com), Jeff's photos (https://jeffcarlson.com/portfolio/), Jeff on Instagram (http://instagram.com/jeffcarlson) Kirk's website (https://www.kirkville.com), Kirk's photos (https://photos.kirkville.com), Kirk on Instagram (https://instagram.com/mcelhearn) Show notes: See the full show notes, including photos, screenshots, and more, here (https://www.photoactive.co/home/episode-5-wenmei-hill). DPReview (https://www.dpreview.com) Soulumination (http://www.soulumination.org) Mamas with Cameras (https://www.mamaswithcameras.com) Our snapshots: Anatomy of a Studio Portrait (https://amzn.to/2N1ozKD), by John Cornicello Peak Design Cuff (https://amzn.to/2N1tJXe) If you like the show, please subscribe in iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/photoactive/id1391697658?mt=2) or your favorite podcast app, and please rate the podcast. And don't forget to join the PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/) to discuss the podcast, share your photos, and more.
Jun 29, 2018
Episode 4: Mastering iPhone Photography
31:21
We talk about the many advanced features that the iPhone's camera contains, and explain some tips and shortcuts that can make your iPhone photos better. Sponsor Charcoal Book Club. Get 10% off a membership to regularly receive photo books. Go to www.charcoalbookclub.com (https://charcoalbookclub.com) and use the coupon code PHOTOACTIVE to get the discount automatically. Hosts: Jeff's website (https://jeffcarlson.com), Jeff's photos (https://jeffcarlson.com/portfolio/), Jeff on Instagram (http://instagram.com/jeffcarlson) Kirk's website (https://www.kirkville.com), Kirk's photos (https://photos.kirkville.com), Kirk on Instagram (https://instagram.com/mcelhearn) Show notes: See the full show notes, including photos, screenshots, and more, here (https://www.photoactive.co/home/episode-2-libraries). Specs for each iPhone model (https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2017/6/28/15885636/iphone-10th-anniversary-hardware-specifications-comparison-apple-ios) Use Portrait mode on the iPhone (https://support.apple.com/en-gb/ht208118) Apple Doesn't Want Coders Messing With iPhone Buttons — Sometimes (article about the Camera+ app using the volume buttons to trigger the shutter) (https://www.wired.com/2010/12/camera-plus-volume-snap/) Take and edit Live Photos (https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT207310) Jeff's iPhone 8 Plus sample gallery (https://www.dpreview.com/samples/1713583606/iphone-8-plus-sample-gallery) HDR is enabled by default on the iPhone 8 Plus, and that's a really good thing (https://www.dpreview.com/articles/4326186527/hdr-is-enabled-by-default-on-the-iphone-8-plus-and-that-s-a-really-good-thing) PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/); find the secret word you need to join the group at the end of the podcast. Our snapshots: Apple how to Shoot on iPhone videos (https://www.apple.com/uk/iphone/photography-how-to/) Mont St. Michel, by Michael Kenna (https://photos.kirkville.com/photo-book-review-mont-st-michel-by-michael-kenna/) If you like the show, please subscribe in iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/photoactive/id1391697658?mt=2) or your favorite podcast app, and please rate the podcast. And don't forget to join the PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/) to discuss the podcast, share your photos, and more.
Jun 22, 2018
Episode 3: Black & White
33:13
Jeff Carlson and Kirk McElhearn chat about black and white photos: the history of black and white photography, the various ways you can convert your photos to black and white, and how you can shoot and think in black and white. Sponsor Take Control Books. Get 30% off any Take Control Books purchase with the coupon code PHOTOACTIVE. Go to www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive (https://www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive) Hosts: Jeff's website (https://jeffcarlson.com), Jeff's photos (https://jeffcarlson.com/portfolio/), Jeff on Instagram (http://instagram.com/jeffcarlson) Kirk's website (https://www.kirkville.com), Kirk's photos (https://photos.kirkville.com), Kirk on Instagram (https://instagram.com/mcelhearn) Show notes: See the full show notes, including photos, screenshots, and more, here (https://www.photoactive.co/home/episode-2-libraries). Kodachrome (Wikipedia) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kodachrome) Joel Meyerowitz Towards Color: 1962-1978 (https://huxleyparlour.com/exhibitions/joel-meyerowitz-towards-colour-1962-1978/) Joel Meyerowitz: Cape Light (https://amzn.to/2tbtf7Q) Aperture (https://aperture.org) Joel Meyerowitz, color street photography (https://www.joelmeyerowitz.com/street-photography/) Leica M Monochrom (https://uk.leica-camera.com/Photography/Leica-M/LEICA-M-MONOCHROM) Red Dot Forum review of first version of the Leica M Monochrom "Henri" (https://www.reddotforum.com/content/2012/05/leica-m-monochrom-review-529/), review of second version "Elliot" (https://www.reddotforum.com/content/2015/04/leica-m-monochrom-typ-246-review/) Thorsten Overgaard review of first version of the Leica M Monochrom (http://www.overgaard.dk/leica-M-Monochrom-Henri-Digital-Rangefinder-Camera-black-and-white-sensor-page-21.html); review of second version (http://www.overgaard.dk/leica-M-Monochrom-Type-246-Digital-Rangefinder-Camera-black-and-white-sensor-page-28-The-Leica-M246-Goes-to-Paris.html) PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/); find the secret word you need to join the group at the end of the podcast Our snapshots: Bitcam (https://iconfactory.com/bc.html) Black and White Photography magazine (https://www.blackandwhitephotographymag.co.uk) If you like the show, please subscribe in iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/photoactive/id1391697658?mt=2) or your favorite podcast app, and please rate the podcast. And don't forget to join the PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/) to discuss the podcast, share your photos, and more.
Jun 15, 2018
Episode 2: Managing Photo Libraries
31:55
Jeff Carlson and Kirk McElhearn discuss why you want some sort of photo library in place, such as Photos or Lightroom, and their different approaches to managing their images. We dig into software, keywords, machine learning-based search, and the advantages (and annoyances) of cloud-based libraries. Sponsor Charcoal Book Club. Get 10% off a membership to regularly receive photo books. Go to www.charcoalbookclub.com (https://charcoalbookclub.com) and use the coupon code PHOTOACTIVE to get the discount automatically. Hosts: Jeff's website (https://jeffcarlson.com), Jeff's photos (https://jeffcarlson.com/portfolio/), Jeff on Instagram (http://instagram.com/jeffcarlson) Kirk's website (https://www.kirkville.com), Kirk's photos (https://photos.kirkville.com), Kirk on Instagram (https://instagram.com/mcelhearn) Show notes: See the full show notes, including photos, screenshots, and more, here (https://www.photoactive.co/home/episode-2-libraries). Jeff's book Take Control of Your Digital Photos (https://www.takecontrolbooks.com/digital-photos?aff=AFL5392537175) Jeff's book Take Control of Lightroom CC (https://www.takecontrolbooks.com/lightroom-cc?aff=AFL5392537175) iCloud Photo Library (https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT204264) “I only ever take one picture of one thing. Literally. Never two. So then that picture is taken and then the next one is waiting somewhere else.” William Eggelston The Next Track (http://www.thenexttrack.com/): a podcast about how people listen to music today iCloud storage plans and pricing (https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201238) Adobe Creative Cloud (https://www.adobe.com/creativecloud/plans.html) Luminar 2018 (https://macphun.evyy.net/c/1229768/320119/3255) Affinity Photo (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/affinity-photo/id824183456?mt=12?uo=4&at=11l6om) PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/); find the secret word you need to join the group at the end of the podcast Our snapshots: William Eggleston: Los Alamos exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (now closed) (https://www.metmuseum.org/exhibitions/listings/2018/william-eggleston-los-alamos) “I am at war with the obvious." Kirk's review of Los Alamos Revisited (https://www.kirkville.com/photo-book-review-los-alamos-revisited-by-william-eggleston/) Todd Hido, Intimate Distance (https://photos.kirkville.com/photo-book-review-todd-hido-intimate-distance/) If you like the show, please subscribe in iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/photoactive/id1391697658?mt=2) or your favorite podcast app, and please rate the podcast. And don't forget to join the PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/) to discuss the podcast, share your photos, and more.
Jun 08, 2018
Episode 1: Introducing the PhotoActive Podcast
34:21
Jeff Carlson and Kirk McElhearn introduce PhotoActive, a podcast about photography and the Apple ecosystem. We explain what we plan to cover in this podcast, and how you can participate.  Hosts: Jeff's website (https://jeffcarlson.com), Jeff's photos (https://jeffcarlson.com/portfolio/), Jeff on Instagram (http://instagram.com/jeffcarlson) Kirk's website (https://www.kirkville.com), Kirk's photos (https://photos.kirkville.com), Kirk on Instagram (https://instagram.com/mcelhearn) Sponsor Take Control Books. Get 30% off any Take Control Books purchase with the coupon code PHOTOACTIVE. Go to www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive (https://www.takecontrolbooks.com/photoactive) Show notes: See the full show notes, including photos, screenshots, and more, here (https://www.photoactive.co/home/episode-1-welcome-to-photoactive). Jeff's article from 2006 about his experience shooting photos in South Africa; with a 6 megapixel camera (https://tidbits.com/2006/06/12/south-africa-in-11-3-billion-pixels/) Canon PowerShot S3 (https://www.dpreview.com/reviews/canons3is) Olympus OM-10 (http://camerapedia.wikia.com/wiki/Olympus_OM-10/20/30/40) Olympus OM-D E-M1 (https://www.olympus.co.uk/site/en/c/cameras/om_d_system_cameras/om_d/e_m1/index.html) Michael Kenna: Holga (https://photos.kirkville.com/photo-book-review-holga-by-michael-kenna/) PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/); find the secret word you need to join the group at the end of the podcast Our snapshots: Focos app (http://focos.me) Peak Design Cuff Camera Wrist Strap (https://amzn.to/2IpxVwU) If you like the show, please subscribe in iTunes (LINKTK) or your favorite podcast app, and please rate the podcast. And don't forget to join the PhotoActive Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/photoactivecast/) discuss the podcast, share your photos, and more.
May 30, 2018