Welcome to podcast 123! In recent photographic news, Adobe had announced that beginning with Lightroom 6, all future versions will be 64 bit only, Light & Motion has introduced a new GoPro companion light called the Sidekick, and is seeking funding for its production on Kickstarter. The Sidekick is a lighting unit that fits the GoPros current mount. GoPro also just recently partnered with the NHL to broadcast live video from cameras on the hockey players. GoPro has partnered with Visilink to attach small transmitters to the Hero 4 to transmit live HD images from the games. In additional sports related news, 'Sports Illustrated' has laid off its remaining six full-time staff photographers. Finally, Canon has announced two new cameras with 50.6 megapixel sensors, the 5Ds and the 5Ds r. Tune into the podcast for more news!
Fred and Jim test out the Edelkrone PocketShot which is currently on sale from www.edelkrone.com. for 30% off. We recommend you check out their products and be sure to let them know you found out about them from The Fotobug guys. Although this unit is really intended for videomakers, we found it to be useful for still photographers as well. We would love to hear your feedback and keep in mind that Edelkrone is now in the process of modifying the design so we can't wait to see what they come up with.
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