Mike's iStock issue, a fly inside a Canon lens and everything above ISO 1600 is the same? Plus new updates from Skylum and images of a Black Hole.
Tim and Mike discuss recent photography news. Google removes the "View Image" button, Infrared in Chernobyl, landscape image catches exhaust from the Falcon Heavy rocket and getting in shape for Spring.
I have read so many times from other photographers during my journey to learn back button focus, about how it was one of the biggest skills that changed their photography forever and helped them grow significantly. I have also read just as many photographers words about how they just can’t get it and how they gave up and stuck with what they knew. Why does back button focus (BBF) have to be so difficult? I am going to try to explain how I finally “got it” in my terms, simply. [...]
Host Mike Howard, Tim Kemperle and Kathleen Bowie are joined by Photographer Dragos Putureanu to discuss FOCUS, an important subject for all photographers. We also spend a little time going over the news Nikon broke the day of the show, the 36 mega-pixel D800. Both Mike and Kathleen are interested, but are taking a wait and see approach. NEWS: Rumored Nikon D800 - http://nikonrumors.com/2012/02/06/nikon-d800e-priced-at-3300-unconfirmed.aspx/ http://www.engadget.com/2012/02/06/nikon-d800-slips-out-for-an-early-bird-preview-to-be-officially/ http://news.cnet.com/8301-30685_3-57371750-264/nikons-imminent-d800-could-offer-high-sharpness-option/ http://www.dpreview.com/previews/nikonD800/ 36.3 Mega-pixels Street price of $3,000 for the body only Discussed the need for for a camera with 36,3 mega-pixels. Need to [...]