Be sure to watch the podcast for full details on recent photography news! Highlights include Adobe posts revenue over $2 billion dollars for the first quarter of 2018. Samsung is increasing production of its ISOCELL image sensors to compete with Sony. We are sad to announce that Chuck Westfall from Canon has passed away. A Russian drone pilot took his little consumer drone to 33,000 feet. GoPro is licensing its sensors to Jabil Circuit for third party products. A well-known insect photographer filed a $2.7 million law suit against a pest control company who used his images without permission. GoPro has also announced a new Hero camera for a retail price of $200. Watch the podcast for more information and even more news!
Last May we had Jim Burnham on the podcast and he announced a timelapse project he was starting to do a nine month timelapse of a wildflower garden. Jim has finished his timelapse and we invited him back to The Fotobug to talk about the issues he faced to produce this video. He also discusses the equipment he used and problems he had to overcome. We encourge you to check out the full YouTube timelapse video HERE Jim used over 148,000 individual photos to complete this video. We also recommend checking out Jim's blog at http://lelandreport.com/portfolio
Finally - our friend Rob Daugherty has some openings for his June Alaska Brown Bear workshop - go to http://www.robswildlife.com/alaska for more information!