Welcome to podcast number 61! Master macro photographer Mike Moats calls in and shares some of his recent photos and discusses his upcoming workshops and gives some tips for improving your macro and closeup photography. Mike's website can be found at www.tinylandscapes.com, so go and check out his gallery, workshops and eBook!
Jim just released the latest Fotobug eBook guide The Fotobug's Guide to Macro Photography and you can download your free copy at http://www.scribd.com/doc/106249144/Fotobug-Guide-to-Macro-Photography. While you are there, be sure to grab the other Fotobug guides as well!
A lot is going on in the world of photography right now with Photokina in Germany underway. Chris Klapheke is currently in Germany at Photokina and will be reporting on the latest news in an upcoming podcast. In the meantime, Nikon has announced a new full-frame DSLR, the D600, Canon has announced a new full-frame camera, the 6D, and Google has purchased Nik software! Stay tuned for a lot more announcements from Photokina!
Fred and Jim will be heading to the Black Hills Shootout at the end of September in South Dakota. Jim is giving 4 workshops, two on HDR and 2 on time-lapse in addition to the other great workshops at the event which will also feature keynote speaker, Rick Sammon! We hope to run into some of our listeners there! In November, there is still time to sign up for the Everglades workshop at www.outdoorphotoworkshops.com. Also coming up, the amazing Aurora Borealis and Glaciers of Iceland with Tim Vollmer in February, Costa Rica Critters in early April, and the incredible Amazon of Peru in early June. All workshop information can be found at www.outdoorphotoworkshops.com.
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