Fotobug - Elusive Image Photography

The Fotobug Photography podcast for travel and nature photographers. Interviews, training, reviews, and more!

Fotobug - Episode 151- Tim Mannakee & Camargue France Workshop

March 6th, 2016
Be sure to watch the entire podcast for special pricing on a photo workshop to Camargue France!
In recent news, Sigma is said to be launching a 50-100mm F1.8 lens for APS-C cameras, and Tamron has released two full frame primes: an 85mm F1.8 and a 90mm F2.8 macro.  Also Tamron has announced a TAP-in console enabling firmware updates for compatible lenses. RIcoh has announced a new action camera that captures 4K video and is waterproof to 32 feet. Aurora Aperture has released a variable ND filter that can reduce exposures from 4 to 11 stops.  Samsung announced a 360 camera and DJI is showing off a new Phantom UAS that has collision avoidance and other interesting features. More news and details in the podcast!
Jim and Fred's featured guest is Tim Mannakee who discusses his workshops in addition to the Camargue France workshop he will be running with Jim this coming October. If you have an interest in wild horses, you won't want to miss this interview. Also, this the The Fotobug sixth anniversary podcast and Jim is offering a big discount on the Camargue workshop - but you must sign up before the end of March! Write for details. Check for the workshop itinerary.  This is going to be an amazing workshop - you won't want to miss it! For more of Tim's workshops, check his website at
Coming up in April - The Tampa Bay Photo Shootout!  Complete information of the weekend workshops and registration can be found at  Register now as many of the most popular workshops fill up fast

Next time: update on the Radian 2 time lapse system!
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Fotobug, Elusive Image - Episode 50

April 22nd, 2012

Welcome to Podcast number 50 which marks the second anniversary for Fred!  In the news, the Canon 5D Mark III is suffering a light leak when the back light on the LCD is used.  Canon recalls the camera until a fix has been found.  Canon also releases a couple new 4K video cameras.  Nikon releases a new intro digital SLR camera.  Facebook buys Internet photo site Instagram for 1 billion dollars!

Our special guest is Tim Mannakee from Curemonte France who shows off some of his wonderful images from the French countryside and discusses his workshops.  Tim's website is  or and we urge you to check out his galleries and his workshops! Also check out his newest offerings which are discussed on the podcast.

Remember, M&M Photo Tours has a 10% discount for all workshops this year, just mention code MMPT2012 when you call or sign up.   Also, Fotobug workshops coming up include a DSLR video workshop in Bushnell Florida in late June, the Black Hills Shootout in South Dakota in September, Iceland Northern Lights workshop in February 2013, and Costa Rica in May 2013!  The information for these workshops should be up shortly at .

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