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TWiT Photo (Audio)

Professional photographer Catherine Hall and overenthusiastic amateur Leo Laporte chat with some of the world's leading and most inspirational image-makers. Learn tips from acclaimed pros as they impart their knowledge of making arresting images through personal anecdotes, real world experience, and a discussion of their favorite toys. The show educates, inspires and empowers photographers of all levels.Although the show is no longer in production, you can enjoy episodes from the TWiT Archives.

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TWiT Photo 60: Hyper-realist Artist, Bert Monroy - "I consider myself a Hyper-realist artist. I love to paint. I use the word paint for lack of a better word. My medium is actually light. I have a passion for making things happen on the screen." - Bert Monroy

"I consider myself a Hyper-realist artist. I love to paint. I use the word paint for lack of a better word. My medium is actually light. I have a passion for making things happen on the screen. Finding a new way of doing something and finding a new room in my imagination is what I love about the work." - Bert Monroy LINKS Bert's Times Square work Bert appearing on The Screen Savers Order Bert's prints Fashion Flair for Portrait and Wedding Photographers Catherine's Blog Top Model Release Hosts: Catherine Hall and Leo Laporte Guest: Bert Monroy Follow Catherine on Twitter. You can also check out her blog here. Don't miss a chance to watch or listen to your favorite photographers – download and subscribe to TWiT Photo podcast for free at twit.tv/shows/twit-photo. Thanks to CacheFly for providing the bandwidth for this show.

1hr 6mins

5 Jun 2012

Rank #1

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TWiT Photo 61: Natalie "Miss Aniela" Dybisz - Miss Aniela is a fine art surrealist photographer and author, who uses surrealism to masterfully portray beauty juxtaposed.

Miss Aniela is a fine art surrealist photographer and author, who uses surrealism to masterfully portray beauty juxtaposed. LINKS Miss Aniela Flickr Twitter @missaniela Facebook Miss Aniela Miss Aniela Blog Self Portrait Photography Book Creative Portrait Photography Book Fashion Shoot Experience Workshop Hosts: Catherine Hall and Leo Laporte Guest: Natalie Lennard Follow Catherine on Twitter. You can also check out her blog here. Don't miss a chance to watch or listen to your favorite photographers – download and subscribe to TWiT Photo podcast for free at twit.tv/shows/twit-photo. Thanks to CacheFly for providing the bandwidth for this show.

58mins

13 Jun 2012

Rank #2

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TWiT Photo 55: Frederick Van Johnson and Derrick Story - Becoming a social photographer like Frederick Van and Derrick Story

Frederick Van Johnson joins us this week with returning guest Derrick Story. We talk about how social media has changed the creative world of photography. And find out how learning everything positive and negative about analog photography helped Frederick become the great photographer he is today. We also hear some stories of Frederick and Derrick from back in the days when they worked together. Frederick's TipsDefine (and refine) your goals. Use the right tools. (Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, YouTube) Build a schedule, then test... rinse & repeat. Frederick's Favorite GearsNikon D7000 Gymbi tripod case for iPhone 4 LINKS Frederick's website. frederickvan.com Frederick's twitter. twitter.com/frederickvan This Week in Photo. thisweekinphoto.com Derrick's website. thedigitalstory.com Derrick's twitter. twitter.com/derrick_story Google+ Photographers Conference. gpluspc.com Host: Sarah Lane Guests: Frederick Van Johnson and Derrick Story Follow Catherine on Twitter. You can also check out her blog here. Don't miss a chance to watch or listen to your favorite photographers – download and subscribe to TWiT Photo podcast for free at twit.tv/shows/twit-photo. Thanks to CacheFly for providing the bandwidth for this show.

1hr 12mins

2 May 2012

Rank #3

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TWiT Photo 53: Composite Guru Joel Grimes live streaking demo

Composite Guru Joel Grimes dazzles us with engaging imagery and a LIVE photoshop demo. Find out why being color blind has served as an asset, the secret to quick and easy compositing, and the importance of striking your subjects face with light. * Bonus: See Joel Streaking!! Joel's TipsGetting your best performance out of you lenses. Choosing the right strobes for freezing action. Photoshop tips:Selection/Cutout Atmospheric light streaks Always use a tripod LINKS Joel's website. joelgrimes.com Joel's workshop. bit.ly/joelworkshop Joel's twitter. twitter.com/joelgrimesphoto Guest: Joel Grimes Hosts: Catherine Hall and Sarah Lane Follow Catherine on Twitter. You can also check out her blog here. Don't miss a chance to watch or listen to your favorite photographers – download and subscribe to TWiT Photo podcast for free at twit.tv/shows/twit-photo. Thanks to CacheFly for providing the bandwidth for this show. Sponsor: Audible

1hr 7mins

18 Apr 2012

Rank #4

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TWiT Photo 52: NYC Top Photo Agent Frank Meo - Do you need a photo agent?, portfolio tips, live lighting demo and more.

How to know if you need an agent and tips on selecting the right one for you. Portfolio tips, misconceptions demystified of what an agent brings, and the bottom line of what it costs. We also take a look at Frank's book, Mind Prints, a book of visuals with no imagery. * Bonus: Bruce Eisenberg shares his experience with working with an agent and live in-studio demo for creating soft dramatic lighting. LINKS Frank's book. frankmeo.com Frank's agency site. thephotocloser.com Bruce's website. bruceeisenberg.com Guest: Frank Meo Bonus Guest: Bruce Eisenberg Hosts: Catherine Hall and Leo Laporte Follow Catherine on Twitter. You can also check out her blog here. Don't miss a chance to watch or listen to your favorite photographers – download and subscribe to TWiT Photo podcast for free at twit.tv/shows/twit-photo. Thanks to CacheFly for providing the bandwidth for this show. Sponsor: Squarespace Offer Code twitphoto3

54mins

11 Apr 2012

Rank #5

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TWiT Photo 48: Sports Illustrated Photographer Bill Frakes - Bill Frakes's shares his astonishing portfolio.

View Sports Illustrated Staff Photographer Bill Frakes's astonishing portfolio as he shares insights on how he often carries & triggers 25+ cameras, how he went from LAW school to one of SI's Top Shooters, and why preparation & storyboarding are key. Winner of the coveted Newspaper Photographer of the Year award his clients include everyone from Nike to Apple and his editorial work has appeared in virtually every major general interest publication in the world. LINKS Bill's website: billfrakes.com Bill's Twitter @billfrakes Guest: Bill Frakes Hosts: Catherine Hall and Leo Laporte Follow Catherine on Twitter. You can also check out her blog here. Don't miss a chance to watch or listen to your favorite photographers – download and subscribe to TWiT Photo podcast for free at twit.tv/shows/twit-photo. Thanks to CacheFly for providing the bandwidth for this show. Sponsor: Ford Taurus with Curve Control

1hr 9mins

14 Mar 2012

Rank #6

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TWiT Photo 45: Trey Ratcliff - Trey tells us all about finding your own voice, whose critique is most important, upcoming Lytro photo walk, why mirror-less cameras are the future, and more.

Trey tells us all about finding your own voice, whose critique is most important, upcoming Lytro photo walk, why mirror-less cameras are the future, and more. LINKS Trey's Site Trey's Twitter Trey's Google+ Host: Leo Laporte Guest: Trey Ratcliff Follow Catherine on Twitter. You can also check out her blog here. Don't miss a chance to watch or listen to your favorite photographers – download and subscribe to TWiT Photo podcast for free at twit.tv/shows/twit-photo. Thanks to CacheFly for providing the bandwidth for this show.

54mins

22 Feb 2012

Rank #7

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TWiT Photo 44: Globally Acclaimed Wedding Photographer Jerry Ghionis - Renowned as one of the top wedding photographers in the world, Jerry Ghionis, brings the light to TWiT Photo.

Jerry Ghionis is recognized as one of top wedding and portrait photographers worldwide. He spills the light on how he creates and captures the emotional scene at a wedding. Not only has Jerry won the WPPI wedding album of the year seven times, he was also name as the 2011 Australian Wedding Photographer of the Year by AIPP. Jerry then shows us how to use available light in a photo shoot with Catherine! LINKS Jerry's website Jerry's Twitter Jerry's Facebook Guest: Jerry Ghionis Hosts: Catherine Hall and Leo Laporte Follow Catherine on Twitter. You can also check out her blog here. Don't miss a chance to watch or listen to your favorite photographers – download and subscribe to TWiT Photo podcast for free at twit.tv/shows/twit-photo. Thanks to CacheFly for providing the bandwidth for this show. Sponsors: SquareSpace Offer Code: twitphoto2 Gazelle

58mins

15 Feb 2012

Rank #8

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TWiT Photo 66: Pixel Perfect Elevendy - Elevendy.com returns with amazing creative tips.

Wil and Dave of Elevendy.com returns with amazing creative tips of rotting pears, maintaining a skin library, and shopping for props like knives and swords. Hosts: Catherine Hall and Leo Laporte Guests: Wil Wells and Dave Cox Follow Catherine's new Photography Unfiltered show at Photography-Unfiltered.com. Follow Catherine on Twitter. You can also check out her blog here. Don't miss a chance to watch or listen to your favorite photographers – download and subscribe to TWiT Photo podcast for free at twit.tv/shows/twit-photo. Thanks to CacheFly for providing the bandwidth for this show.

1hr

18 Jul 2012

Rank #9

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TWiT Photo 65: Landscape Photographer Michael Frye - Guide to be in the right place at the right time for landscape photography, tripods, night shots, and more.

Guide to be in the right place at the right time for landscape photography, tripods, night shots, and more. Links: michaelfrye.com The Photographer's Guide to Yosemite iOS app The Photographer's Guide to Yosemite Book Michael Frye Workshops Hosts: Catherine Hall and Leo Laporte Guest: Michael Frye Follow Catherine on Twitter. You can also check out her blog here. Don't miss a chance to watch or listen to your favorite photographers – download and subscribe to TWiT Photo podcast for free at twit.tv/shows/twit-photo. Thanks to CacheFly for providing the bandwidth for this show.

1hr 6mins

11 Jul 2012

Rank #10