Fotobug - Elusive Image Photography

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

Fotobug Episode 327 - Review: Asus Zenbook Pro Duo 15” Laptop

December 4th, 2022

Jim's four year old HP ZBook overheated (and was turned off at the time!) and had to be sent off to see if it could be repaired.   in the meantime, he researched for a new laptop and was impressed with the Asus Zenbook Pro Duo,  So he bought the 15"  model and reviews it here!  

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Fotobug Episode 326 - East Greenland

November 20th, 2022

Back in September, Jim joined RIck Sammon on the Sea Spirit to east Greenland.  In this episode, he talks about the trip and presents some of the images he captured.  In Greenland, he also visited the most remote village on earth!

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Fotobug Episode 325 - Conversation with Dale Morris

November 6th, 2022

Dale Morris is a photographer based in South Africa and leads photo tours with Oryx Photo Tours (www.oryxphoto.com).  Jim recently traveled with Dale for three weeks in Madagascar.  At the end of the tour, he and Dale sat down to discuss Dale's background in primate research as well as upcoming photo tours. 

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Fotobug Episode 324 - Cleaning Mirrorless Camera Sensor

October 23rd, 2022

Mirrorless camera sensors are just as prone to attracting dust as DSLR cameras.  Justin Edelman, a professional filmmaker, demonstrates the technique to safely clean the sensor on a mirrorless camera. This technique will work on all mirrorless camera regardless of manufacturer.


Fotobug Episode 323 - South Coast of Iceland

October 9th, 2022

Jim recently returned from a trip to Iceland and Greenland.  In this episode of The Fotobug he presents a highlights video of the trip which includes waterfalls, grass turf homes, the Katla Ice cave, the Secret Lagoon, Northern lights and more!  We hope you enjoy the virtual trip!


Fotobug Episode 322 - Interview with Rick Sammon

September 25th, 2022

Jim recently joined RIck Sammon and a group from Photo Therapy on Facebook to Greenland and Iceland.  While on the ship, Jim sat down with RIck to talk about photography and some of his latest books.  There will be more coming soon from Iceland and Greenland, so stay tuned and please subscribe to The Fotobug YouTube channel for even more on photography!  http://www.youtube.com/thefotobug


Fotobug Episode 321 - Clyde Butcher’s Venice Darkroom

September 11th, 2022

Jim is currently traveling to Iceland and Greenland, so we decided to pull this video from our vault which was taped 11 years ago.  Clyde Butcher is one of America's finest photographers and we had to privilege to get a private tour of his Venice, Florida darkroom as he explained how he creates his massive black and white prints. 

Don't forget - still time to register for the Black Hills Photo Shootout in South Dakota - last weekend in September!  https://blackhillsphotoshootout.com/


Fotobug Episode 320 - Lake Placid NY

August 28th, 2022

The final destination Jim made in his recent trip to the northeast United States was Lake Placid, New York and the Adirondacks.  One amazing water fall is a commercial property called High Falls Gorge and Jim indicates it was worth the price of admission.  He also stopped and photographed John Brown's farm, the famous abolitionist.

Don't forget - still time to register for the Black Hills Photo Shootout in South Dakota - last weekend in September!  https://blackhillsphotoshootout.com/


Fotobug Episode 319 - Central New York Waterfalls

August 14th, 2022

Jim recently traveled through Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York and visited several state parks in order to photograph  waterfalls.  This episode features waterfalls in central New York and the finger lakes region including Rochester and Ithaca.  He  also points out suggestions to improve your waterfall captures on cloudy and rainy days!

Don't forget - still time to register for the Black Hills Photo Shootout in South Dakota - last weekend in September!  https://blackhillsphotoshootout.com/


The Fotobug Episode 318 - GoPro Hero Essentials

July 31st, 2022

The GoPro Hero cameras are fantastic little cameras for capturing sports and are nice and compact for travel.  In addition, they can capture excellent video and still images.  However, there are a number of accessories and add-ons that The Fotobug guys are going to recommend to make the camera even better!  Many are listed in this podcast!

Here are links to the products mentioned on Amazon:

Gravgrip Handle Only

Gravgrip 

Gravgrip Combo

Xtrar GoPro Charger

Snap Magnetic mount

Super Snap Magnetic mount

 

Don't forget - still time to register for the Black Hills Photo Shootout in South Dakota - last weekend in September!  https://blackhillsphotoshootout.com/

 


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