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Photo Taco Podcast

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Rank #62 in Visual Arts category

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Jeff Harmon, passionate hobbyist photographer, works as an Information Security professional by day and loves to break down complicated and/or technical photography topics so that the newest of photographers can understand them. No topic is too simple or too complicated for the show. If he doesn’t know the answer then he brings on an expert to help him break it down. Get photography tips in the time it takes to eat a taco, or perhaps a burrito!

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Jeff Harmon, passionate hobbyist photographer, works as an Information Security professional by day and loves to break down complicated and/or technical photography topics so that the newest of photographers can understand them. No topic is too simple or too complicated for the show. If he doesn’t know the answer then he brings on an expert to help him break it down. Get photography tips in the time it takes to eat a taco, or perhaps a burrito!

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292 Ratings
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Love the geekyness

By Block109 - Apr 17 2019
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I never get into the geek part of photography but I like listening to Jeff do it. Great podcast.

Great show!

By Nater81 - Mar 03 2017
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This is a great photography podcast with quick practical advice!

iTunes Ratings

292 Ratings
Average Ratings
269
9
9
1
4

Love the geekyness

By Block109 - Apr 17 2019
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I never get into the geek part of photography but I like listening to Jeff do it. Great podcast.

Great show!

By Nater81 - Mar 03 2017
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This is a great photography podcast with quick practical advice!
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Photo Taco Podcast

Latest release on Aug 17, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Back Button Focus

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A quick review of what back button focus is and why you may want to enable it on your camera – at least for some types of shooting.

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Mar 10 2015

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Rank #2: Photographer’s Checklist For Sharper Photos

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Create Photography Retreat I am so excited to be presenting at the Create Photography Retreat again in 2020.  It is being held in beautiful Greenville South Carolina October 15-17 when all of the fall colors will be breathtaking.  Come join me and others from the Master Photography Podcast network in interactive, hands-on sessions and make some serious progress towards mastering ...

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Dec 20 2019

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Rank #3: Shooting Real Estate

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Guest host Brian McGuckin offers some tips on shooting real estate photography.

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Feb 17 2016

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Rank #4: Instagram Like A Pro

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Jeff Harmon gets expert advice from Instagrammer Josh Packer (@packtography) on how to grow your Instagram account. Within a couple of year Josh has grown his following to better than 50,000 without following many people. They walk through the following questions and more in the episode: How did you build up the following you have today? With only 385 posts ...

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Feb 25 2017

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Rank #5: What Is Diffraction

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Jeff Harmon explains what diffraction is, what it does, and what you can do about it.

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May 30 2016

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Rank #6: ULTIMATE Guide to Backup for Photographers

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Jeff refreshes information from his 2015 article, the ULTIMATE Backup Workflow for Photographers, with information from 2018 including the two “storage walls” photographers slam into in their photographic journey and how to recover from hitting both of them. First Advertiser – Udemy: This episode is brought to you by Udemy*, the largest marketplace for online learning. Whether you’re looking to ...

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May 14 2018

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Rank #7: Photography And Storage

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Jeff Harmon outlines the storage workflow he is currently using keep all of his photos online at once in Lightroom and suggests a good strategy for photographers with much bigger disk needs.

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Apr 04 2016

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Rank #8: Astrophotography

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Nick Page shares tips on the gear and techniques to do astophotography

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Jul 23 2015

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Rank #9: Hyperfocal Distance Explained!

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Jeff Harmon explains aperture, depth of field, and hyperfocal distance as well as why hyperfocal distance is a concept EVERY photographer should understand regardless of what type of photography they do. Advertisers: improvephotographyplus.com MacPhun Luminar Software Coupon Code: PHOTOTACO Links mentioned in the episode: Photo Pills “The Ultimate Photography Guide to Depth of Field” article: http://www.photopills.com/articles/ultimate-guide-depth-field Photo Pills Online Calculators: ...

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Mar 25 2017

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Rank #10: How To Make Your Photos Look More Professional

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How To Make Your Photos Look More Professional by phototaco

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Oct 13 2015

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Rank #11: HIGTS Milky Way

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Jeff Harmon walks through how he got a recent photo of the Milky Way taken while helping out a local Boy Scout Troop on an overnight camp. He goes over how he chose the composition, the gear that was used (and how you don’t need thousands of dollars in gear to do this), how he arrived at the settings for ...

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Jun 29 2016

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Rank #12: Exports For Printing

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Jeff Harmon walks through important details in understanding how it is you export your photos for printing from Lightroom, Photoshop, or other photo editing software.

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Sep 13 2016

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Rank #13: Roundtripping Lr And Ps

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Jeff Harmon answer a listener question about roundtripping between Lightroom and Photoshop, then finding the image that was edited.

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Feb 02 2016

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Rank #14: Change Your Settings Faster!

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Mar 10 2015

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Rank #15: Choosing Which Lens To Buy

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Jeff Harmon brings on guest host Brent Bergherm to answer two listener questions about buying lenses: Steve Blacket: I need to upgrade a lens. I keep looking at different lenses; Nikon, Tamron, Sigma…. It is really tough to decide as every lens has reviews that point out faults. Do you have any advice on choosing lenses or maybe a Podcast ...

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Jan 31 2017

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Rank #16: Large Lightroom Catalogs

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Jeff Harmon tells photographers (in very technical detail) if they should plan to split their Lightroom catalog after putting a large number of photos in there. WARNING: Content ahead is super geeky.  Today’s topic comes from the Facebook group where CA Eccles asked: Hey Jeff! I read on the adobe forum that lightroom struggles when catalogues exceed x number of ...

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Mar 08 2016

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Rank #17: PhotoPills Tour

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Jeff Harmon takes listeners on a surface level tour of the PhotoPills app with 5 stops on the tour: 1) What does the PhotoPills app do? 2) How photographers should learn to use the app? 3) Why is the app called PhotoPills? 4) What do each of the Photo “Pills” do? 5) What are in the MyStuff and Academy sections ...

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Jun 07 2017

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Rank #18: Photo Taco – HDR Panoramas

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Nick Page talks about how to combine HDR and panorama

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Dec 10 2015

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Rank #19: TTL Or Not To TTL

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Jeff Harmon answers a question from the podcast Facebook group about TTL and remote controlling the power of flash.

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Apr 23 2016

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Rank #20: Aspect Ratio

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Jeff Harmon explains aspect ratio and how to use it correctly to make sure your photos aren’t squished or stretched.

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Nov 24 2015

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