Welcome to The Fotobug, vodcast number 29! Charles Glatzer joins us this episode as a co-host! Charles is an award winning nature and travel photographer whose work can be seen at www.shootthelight.com . Charles offers numerous workshops and has been published in Natl Geo, Outdoor Photographer, Popular Photography, Discover Diving, Smithsonian, Professional Photographer, and many others.
In the news, we discuss Apple's new patent to control cell phone cameras, Pentax has released the world's smallest mirrorless compact, Lytro is releasing a camera that can focus after the picture is taken, and a photo of Billy the Kid sells at auction for $2.3 million! If you use UV filters on your lenses, check out this BLOG post from LensRentals.com!
Jim and Fred take a trip to Tampa, Florida to the Florida Aquarium and catch up with Jeff Donald for an interview and to discuss Jeff's latest project, The Florida Center for Creative Photography which will be located in Largo, Florida and will offer workshops, a gallery and lots more! Subscribe to the podcast as Jeff will keep us posted on the progress.
Finally, for our first DIY, Jim shows off a simple and inexpensive flash attachment to provide soft light.
Have a happy 4th of July and stay safe!