Fotobug - Elusive Image Photography

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

Fotobug, Elusive Image - Episode 9

September 22nd, 2010

In Fotobug Episode 9, Jim and Fred interview storm photographer Mike Pendergast from Arizona.  Mike discusses the techniques and safety issues shooting lightning and  shows off some of his amazing photographs.  See more of Mike's photos at

In additional discussions, should RAW images be converted to DNG?  The guys also discuss hard drives for the iPad.  Also, part 4 of the discussion of the "lost" Ansel Adams negatives and the law suit by the Adam's estate. Check website at to see the images - decide for yourself!

More photo workshops coming up from Outdoor Photo Workshops including Into the Everglades November 12 -14, Trophy Texas Whitetails Oct. 29 - Nov 2 and Cowboy Winter in Wyoming Feb 10 -15-

Also - introducing the Better Bounce Card from Peter Gregg -

iPad hack to allow the attachment of a hard drive:

Commercial iPad hard drive:

2GB FAT limit on video for DSLR cameras information from Canon - Click Here

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Fotobug, Elusive Image - Episode 8

September 8th, 2010

(Please note this is Episode 8 despite the error on the opening title which indicates episode 7  - my apologies!) More news, reviews, interviews and how-tos from the Fotobug guys.  Thank you for subscribing and please remember to leave feedback and email your questions to  More photo workshops coming up from Outdoor Photo Workshops including Into the Everglades November 12 -14, Cowboy Winter in Wyoming, February 10-15, and Costa RIca Coast to Coast March 12-20.  Go to for more information and to register.

Unified Color has released 32 Float plugin for Adobe Photoshop which allows unprecedented 32 bit image editing tools for Photoshop.  More information to come!

Tamron is giving away 60 lenses in 60 days - simply sign up for their newsletter to register - .  If you already receive their newsletter, then you are already registered!

Interview with photographer Jeff Donald who led the Scott Kelby Photowalk in Palm Harbor, Florida and has organized several Meet-up groups in the Tampa Bay area in addition to being a photo instructor and even a former videographer.  Jeff discusses his upcoming workshops and Photo tour to Africa and discusses additional topics of interest to photographers.

Jeff Donald's Meet-up group website -  - You may wish to search and find a photo meet-up group in your area!

Coming up: Interview with storm photographer, Mike Pendergast, HDR shootup between Photoshop Cs5, Photomatix and HDR Expose, extreme test of DeNoise 5.0, and more how-to videos including Jason Hahn's video on wading techniques for photographers.  In October we will be featuring interviews with Tim Grey and Rick Sammon!

Stay tuned!

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