Archive for March 2011

Welcome to The Fotobug podcast number 22! In this episode, Jim and Fred interview Greg Basco who is an nature photographer who lives in Costa Rica just north of San Jose.  Greg originally went to Costa Rica in 1992 while in the Peace Corp and now works there full time as a photographer.  We recommend you check out Greg's wonderful images - especially his hummingbird images - at http://www.deepgreenphotography.com/.  Greg also has a blog on his site that is recommended reading.  

Jim and Fred will be attending the Tampa Bay Photography Club Day on Sunday March 27th in St. Petersburg, FL. along with Rick Sammon and we will be bringing you video clips to the next podcast.  Hope to see you there! Also our next podcast is our 1 year anniversary!!  Tune in to podcast #23 featuring Michael Raso from the Film Photography podcast.

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On today's show, Fred and Jim welcome Mike Gulbraa from M&M Phototours.  Mike co-owns an international tour company based in Utah and runs photo tours to all seven continents including USA domestic tours. Locations include China, Cambodia, Africa, Vietnam, and Antartica as well as Alaska.  Mike shares some of his wonderful images from his travels and gives recommendations for travel photographers to cope with new airline regulations, etc.  In addition, many well-known photographers such as Moose Peterson, and Robert O'Toole join M&M expeditions and share their expertise.  Finally, Mike is offering to our listeners a very special 10% discount on any 2011 photo tour just by mentioning The Fotobug when you book.

http://www.mmphototours.com/  - to check out the current tour offerings!

Remember to join Fred at Sunken Gardens on Sunday March 27th with Rick Sammon for The St. Petersburg Photographic Art Society for a special Club Day HDR event!

http://www.photographicartsociety.org/

http://www.photographicartsociety.org/html/camera_club_day.html

Finally, The Fotobug podcast will be celebrating our first anniversary in April!  April is also the date for the premiere of Doug Gardner's Wild Photo Adventures on PBS.  There is also a chance the series may be distributed internationally!  Stay tuned!!

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