Fotobug - Elusive Image Photography

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

Fotobug, Elusive Image - Episode 3

June 20th, 2010

Jim and Fred discuss the BP oil spill and how it may affect travel and nature photography along the Gulf coast.  They also discuss and the recent Fotobug get-together in Cape Coral to photograph burrowing owls.

 Another In the Field session with James Shadle showing off the flora and fauna behind Clyde Butcher's Big Cypress Gallery in the Everglades.  Also updates on the iPad, the video limits on DSLR cameras and more!  In addition, there is a demonstration of Adobe's newest free program Adobe Lens Profile Creator 1.0. 

James Shadles website -

Still not to late to join us for the Mongolia Photo Safari for August 2011!

More trips are planned soon - stay tuned, and don't forget to rate our podcasts here, or on iTunes or Zune!

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Fotobug, Elusive Image - Episode 2

May 16th, 2010

In the second episode of the Fotobug, Elusive Image Podcast, Jim and Fred discuss the iPad, DSLR video as used in the season finale of the TV show House.  Also featured is the Clyde Butcher's Venice Gallery with James Shadle, an interview with the inventors of the PUFFIN PAD, and a demo of the HDR capabilities of the new Adobe Photoshop CS5.

Puffin Pad is available at

Clyde Butcher's website is

James Shadle's site is

For details of the Elusive Image Photo tour of Mongolia for August 2011, go to  We are now accepting deposits for the trip - first come, first served!

Due to the length of this podcast - you may wish to download it - otherwise wait several minutes for it to begin playing as this is NOT streaming video!

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Elusive Image Photography

April 3rd, 2010

Premiere broadcast of the Elusive Image Photo podcast featuring interviews with landscape photographer and environmentalist, Clyde Butcher and HDR guru, Trey Ratcliff.

I hope you enjoy and please don't hesitate to send me your feedback and suggestions for future broadcasts.

There will be more behind the scenes with Clyde Butcher and James Shadle featuring Clyde's studios in Venice and Big Cypress in upcoming episodes!  Plus I will be showing some scenes from our photo tours and more information about our upcoming photo tour to Mongolia in August 2011.  We are seeking photographers who would like to join us!!

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Additional websites from podcast:  James Shadle -                                                          Clyde Butcher -                                                         Trey Ratcliff -

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