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The PetaPixel Podcast is a twice-weekly podcast about the wonderful world of photography. It’s a fusion of news, opinions, humor, and real-world experience, bundled into a show that you can listen to on your way to work.Subscribe today to stay up to date with what’s going on in the photo industry from one of the-most-listened-to photography podcasts.Join thousands of photographers from around the world who enjoy host Sharky James' twice-weekly photo podcast where you'll have fun, improve your photography and solve those pesky problems you've been having. Leave voicemails, send in your questions and get answers!

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The PetaPixel Podcast is a twice-weekly podcast about the wonderful world of photography. It’s a fusion of news, opinions, humor, and real-world experience, bundled into a show that you can listen to on your way to work.Subscribe today to stay up to date with what’s going on in the photo industry from one of the-most-listened-to photography podcasts.Join thousands of photographers from around the world who enjoy host Sharky James' twice-weekly photo podcast where you'll have fun, improve your photography and solve those pesky problems you've been having. Leave voicemails, send in your questions and get answers!

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My favorite podcast

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Sharks has a formula that works. Love this show!

Always the latest

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iTunes Ratings

1038 Ratings
Average Ratings
765
163
37
38
35

My favorite podcast

By peanut butter68 - Dec 12 2019
Read more
Sharks has a formula that works. Love this show!

Always the latest

By ThaGlacier - Nov 14 2019
Read more
If you want back to back updates in the photography world, click subscribe!
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PetaPixel Photography Podcast

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The PetaPixel Podcast is a twice-weekly podcast about the wonderful world of photography. It’s a fusion of news, opinions, humor, and real-world experience, bundled into a show that you can listen to on your way to work.Subscribe today to stay up to date with what’s going on in the photo industry from one of the-most-listened-to photography podcasts.Join thousands of photographers from around the world who enjoy host Sharky James' twice-weekly photo podcast where you'll have fun, improve your photography and solve those pesky problems you've been having. Leave voicemails, send in your questions and get answers!

Rank #1: Ep. 178: How The Sony a9 Falls Short - and more

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Featured: Fashion and fine art photographer, Richard Terborg

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Fashion and fine art photographer, Richard Terborg opens the show. Thanks Richard!

Sponsors: - Get 10% off your order at MeFOTO.com, Tenba.com, KupoGrip.com and StellaProLights.com using code PetaPixel. - First time customers in the US get 25$ off rentals of $50 or more through June 29, 2017 with code PP25 at BorrowLenses.com.

Shout out: - Get $100 off your Out of Chicago registration by May 31, 2017 with code SHARKY at OutOfChicago.com.

Sony's a9 is an amazingly capable sports body, but it falls short in this area. (#)

A cheeky Olympus UK support rep provided much-appreciated comic relief. (#)

Rumored specs (and speculation) about the coming Nikon D820. (#)

Breakthrough Photography's latest Kickstarter campaign for two new filters is funded many times over. (#)

Google introduces some incredibly useful technology and updates to Google Photos as well. (#)

Outtake

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May 21 2017

28mins

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Rank #2: Ep: 221: Adobe's Lightroom Split Personality - and more

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Featured: Photographer and Emmy award-winning filmmaker, Mike Olbinski

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Show Opener: Photographer and Emmy award-winning filmmaker, Mike Olbinski opens the show. Thanks Mike!

Sponsors: - Get 20% off your order at PhottixUS.com using code PetaPixel20. More at LensShark.com/deals.

Stories: Adobe finally gives Lightroom a speed boost and forks the road with hints about its future...and what I think they can do to help the cause. (#)

Sigma gains news fans while helping those in a way it didn't need to. (#)

A well-known tripod company expands with a new brand via a Kickstarter campaign. (#)

Canon goes big with its G1 X Mark III. (#)

A drone collides with a commercial airliner in Canada. (#)

Outtake

A reminder about my new show with Brian Matiash, the No Name Photo Show.

Connect With Us

Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

You can also cut a show opener for us to play on the show! As an example: “Hi, this is Matt Smith with Double Heart Photography in Chicago, Illinois, and you’re listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast with Sharky James!”

Oct 19 2017

37mins

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Rank #3: Ep. 75: How NOT to Make Money on Instagram - and more

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Here’s episode 75 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast. You can also download the MP3 directly and subscribe via iTunes or RSS!

Leave a comment in this post, or use our voicemail widget for feedback/questions for the show.

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Photojournalist and Around The Lens visual journalism podcast host David J. Murphy opens the show. Thanks David!

A reality tv star makes an embarrassing post to his 16 Million+ followers on Instagram. (#)

The Canon 5D Mark IV seems to be nearly release. Will it have 4K video inside? (#)

Lensbaby to release a rugged waterproof lens for GoPros . (#)

Facebook rejects a photo that a feminist group submitted...but the photo may actually have been misappropriated. (#)

Twitter to make it so images, videos, Twitter handles and more will no longer count against 140-character limit. (#)

A university in the UK comes up with a really bizarre idea. (#)

The RCMP uses photography against Canadian drivers. (#)

Connect With Us

Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

You can also cut a show opener for us to play on the show! As an example: “Hi, this is Matt Smith with Double Heart Photography in Chicago, Illinois, and you’re listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast with Sharky James!”

May 27 2016

20mins

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Rank #4: Ep. 274: Nikon Steps on the Gas - and more

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Featured: Landscape and astrophotographer Matt Smith

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Show Opener: Landscape and astrophotographer, Matt Smith opens the show. Thanks Matt!

Sponsors: - Get 20% off fine photo paper at IlfordUS.com with offer code PetaPixel20 - Get 20% off the new MeFOTO RoadTrip Classic Leather Edition and more at MeFOTO.com with code PetaPixel20 - More at LensShark.com/deals.

Stories: Nikon is reportedly rapidly working on its full-frame mirrorless system. (#)

NVIDIA demonstrates its AI technology with a hit toward the future. (#)

Possibly the end of the road in the monkey selfie case. (#)

Reports that DxO Labs is in receivership. (#)

Casio reportedly to shutter its compact cameras business amid millions in losses. (#)

An incredible look from the surface of a comet. (#)

The loss of a storied photojournalist. (#)

Outtakes

My other podcast with Brian Matiash, the No Name Photo Show.

Connect With Us

Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

You can also cut a show opener for us to play on the show! As an example: “Hi, this is Matt Smith with Double Heart Photography in Chicago, Illinois, and you’re listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast with Sharky James!”

Apr 27 2018

30mins

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Rank #5: Ep. 82: Hasselblad Set to Make a Bold Move - and more

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Here’s episode 82 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast. You can also download the MP3 directly and subscribe via iTunes or RSS!

Leave a comment in this post, or use our voicemail widget for feedback/questions for the show.

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Sponsor:  FreshBooks. Get your FREE 30 day trial at FreshBooks.com/PetaPixel and enter PetaPixel in the “How Did You Hear About Us?” section.

Photographer RC Concepcion of FotoPromos opens the show. Thanks RC!

Hasselblad to announce something big on June 22 and the leading rumor is that it'll be a mirrorless medium format body. (#)

Former KelbyOne RC Concepcion and Mia McCormick announce a new education component to Foto Promos. (#)

A sleeper Soviet-era lens is a big, heavy beast, but tack sharp if you get a good copy. (#)

A German man takes Nikon to task over the D500. (#)

Avast releases a solution for all those photos taking up valuable space on iOS devices with a pretty solid solution. (#)

Listener Luis in Mexico City, Mexico wants to know if kit lenses are as bad as "photographers" in the forums make them out to be despite his great success with them.

Connect With Us

Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

You can also cut a show opener for us to play on the show! As an example: “Hi, this is Matt Smith with Double Heart Photography in Chicago, Illinois, and you’re listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast with Sharky James!”

Jun 19 2016

24mins

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Rank #6: Ep. 259: Will the Sony a7 III Cause You to Jump Ship? - and more

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Featured: Photographer and educator, Jerry Ghionis

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Show Opener: Photographer and educator, Jerry Ghionis opens the show. Thanks Jerry!

Sponsors: - Get FreshBooks cloud accounting FREE for 30 DAYS by entering PetaPixel in the "How Did You Hear About Us?" section at FreshBooks.com/PetaPixel - Get 20% off at Tenba.com with offer code PetaPixel20 - More at LensShark.com/deals.

Stories: Sony introduces the "basic" (not basic) a7 III. (#)

Canon innovates with its 470EX-AI flash. (#)

Sigma announces 9 new Art series lenses for Sony E-mount...2 for Canon, Nikon & Sigma as well. (#)

Canon introduces its M50 APS-C mirrorless body with 4K. (#)

Is Canon's Rebel T7 worth getting over a Rebel T6? (#)

500px is purchased by Visual China Group and spark a mini exodus. (#)

Outtakes

My other podcast with Brian Matiash, the No Name Photo Show.

Connect With Us

Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

You can also cut a show opener for us to play on the show! As an example: “Hi, this is Matt Smith with Double Heart Photography in Chicago, Illinois, and you’re listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast with Sharky James!”

Mar 04 2018

42mins

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Rank #7: Ep. 174: Did the Camera Industry Finally Hit Bottom? - and more

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Featured: Portrait, advertising and set photographer, Levy Moroshan

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Portrait, advertising and set photographer, Levy Moroshan opens the show. Thanks Levy!

Sponsors: - Get 10% off your order at MeFOTO.com, Tenba.com, KupoGrip.com and StellaProLights.com using code PetaPixel. - First time customers in the US get 25$ off rentals of $50 or more through June 29, 2017 with code PP25 at BorrowLenses.com.

Camera industry numbers of Q1 2017 indicated a leveling out and perhaps the bottom has indeed been reached. (#)

Ian Norman cautions against Sony bodies with certain firmware if you're doing astrophotography. (#)

A new wallet to help you make sure you always have SD cards with you and the importance of a card with your camera's settings. (#)

Souvid Datta speaks to TIME about his lack of ethics and sullying of documentary photography. (#)

Capture One Pro 10.1 offers additional reasons to make the leap including benefits of particular interest to Fujifilm shooters. (#)

Lomography announces its Neptune system and crushes the Kickstarter campaign for it in days. (#)

Outtakes

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May 07 2017

34mins

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Rank #8: Ep. 76: Is Steve McCurry's Legacy Imploding? - and more

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Leave a comment in this post, or use our voicemail widget for feedback/questions for the show.

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Wedding and portrait photography Marius Igas opens the show. Thanks Marius!

Additional altered photos by famed photojournalist Steve McCurry are found, his blog is removed, the NPPA criticizes and the community wonders if McCurry's legacy is tarnished by this or not. (#)

Content-Aware Crop comes to Photoshop CC and works some magic. (#)

A Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art series lens seems to be on the horizon. (#)

Photographer Don Komarechka (yes, the snowflake guy!) calls on Adobe and others to stop stripping valuable metadata from processed RAW files. (#)

Western Digital officially acquires SanDisk making a larger, more powerful storage technology company. (#)

Xiaomi launches an affordable 4K camera drone for the masses. (#)

Connect With Us

Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

You can also cut a show opener for us to play on the show! As an example: “Hi, this is Matt Smith with Double Heart Photography in Chicago, Illinois, and you’re listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast with Sharky James!”

May 29 2016

22mins

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Rank #9: Ep. 78: This Is Definitely How You DO NOT Photograph Wildlife - and more

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In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Sponsor:  FreshBooks. Get your FREE 30 day trial at FreshBooks.com/PetaPixel and enter PetaPixel in the “How Did You Hear About Us?” section.

Photographer William Barrington-Binns opens the show. Thanks William!

A woman in Yellowstone National Park shows how NOT to photograph wildlife. (#)

A new program uses artificial intelligence to help you more quickly cull your photos and get on with post-production. (#)

Canon's flagship EOS-1D X Mark II doesn't play well with certain Sigma lenses...currently. (#)

A famed hockey photographer's lens drops to the ice during the NHL Stanley Cup Finals and is mistaken for a puck. (#)

Instagram's feed goes algorithmic, cool features useful to photographers are coming and why this is all good. (#)

A woman snags a downed drone, lies to police saying it nearly killed her and the drone owner handles it with class. (#)

Connect With Us

Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

You can also cut a show opener for us to play on the show! As an example: “Hi, this is Matt Smith with Double Heart Photography in Chicago, Illinois, and you’re listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast with Sharky James!”

Jun 05 2016

23mins

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Rank #10: Ep. 218: Is the Nikon D850 the Best Ever? - and more

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Featured: Panasonic LUMIX Ambassador, Emma Drabble

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Show Opener: Panasonic LUMIX Ambassador, Emma Drabble opens the show. Thanks Emma!

Sponsors: - Get 20% off your order at MeFOTO.com using code PetaPixel20. More at LensShark.com/deals. - Get FreshBooks cloud accounting free for 30 days by entering PetaPixel in the "How Did You Hear About Us?" section at FreshBooks.com/PetaPixel

Stories: Nikon's D850 takes DxO's top spot...but is it the best ever? (#)

Seagate releases another "biggest and fastest". (#)

More rumors of Canon's upcoming full-frame mirrorless system and a possible timeframe. (#)

A copyright small claims court may become a reality. (#)

Adobe Portfolio now integrates with Lightroom. (#)

Photoshop Elements 2018 is released with some handy features and may be enough for most. (#)

Outtakes

My other podcast with Brian Matiash, the No Name Photo Show.

Connect With Us

Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

You can also cut a show opener for us to play on the show! As an example: “Hi, this is Matt Smith with Double Heart Photography in Chicago, Illinois, and you’re listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast with Sharky James!”

Oct 08 2017

31mins

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Rank #11: Ep. 190: Nikon's D820, D850 or DWhatever - and more

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Featured: Photographer, videographer and educator, Susan Roderick

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Show Opener:Photographer, videographer and educator, Susan Roderick opens the show. Thanks Susan!

Sponsors: - Get 10% off your order at MeFOTO.comTenba.comKupoGrip.com and StellaProLights.com using code PetaPixel. - First time customers in the US get $25 off rentals of $50 or more through September 29, 2017 with code PP25 at BorrowLenses.com.

Stories: Rumors that Nikon's D810 replacement is coming later this month. (#)

Tamron releases a new 24-70mm f/2.8 with 5 stops of vibration compensation. (#)

Photographers receive a tiny sum for photos licensed by Microsoft for Windows 10 despite a 400+ million installed base. (#)

Rumors heat up of Nikon updating it's 200-400mm f/4 with a 1.4x extender in 2017. (#)

Germany's macodirect announces Rollei Vario Chrome color reversal film. (#)

Moo releases new cards made from recycled t-shirt scraps...and my fail with their RFID cards. (#)

Outtake

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Jul 02 2017

35mins

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Rank #12: Ep. 250: Our 250th Episode! - and more

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Featured: Photographer, author and educator, Scott Kelby

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Show Opener: Photographer, author and educator, Scott Kelby opens the show. Thanks Scott!

Sponsors: - Get 20% off at Tenba.com with offer code: PetaPixel2o - Get FreshBooks cloud accounting FREE for 30 DAYS by entering PetaPixel in the "How Did You Hear About Us?" section at FreshBooks.com/PetaPixel - More at LensShark.com/deals.

Our 2018 sweepstakes: The PetaPixel Photography Podcast 2018 Sweepstakes! We're giving away a choice of camera + Tamron 24-70mm G2 and a bunch of other great prizes!

Stories: Changes coming to the number of images you can copyright at one time. (#)

Vanity Fair makes an embarrassing mistake or two. (#)

A rock star bans smartphones from his concerts for a tech-free experience. (#)

Grumpy Cat's owners win big in their copyright lawsuit. (#)

Twitter employs AI to better-crop your photos. (#)

Jessica Simpson makes a costly error on social media. (#)

My other podcast with Brian Matiash, the No Name Photo Show.

Connect With Us

Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

You can also cut a show opener for us to play on the show! As an example: “Hi, this is Matt Smith with Double Heart Photography in Chicago, Illinois, and you’re listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast with Sharky James!”

Jan 28 2018

48mins

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Rank #13: Ep. 273: The Photo Community Is Not Shy - and more

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Featured: Lonely Speck's Ian Norman

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Show Opener: Lonely Speck's Ian Norman opens the show. Thanks Ian!

Sponsors: - Get 20% off the new MeFOTO RoadTrip Classic Leather Edition and more at MeFOTO.com with code PetaPixel20 - Get 10% off at TetherTools.com with offer code PetaPixel10 - More at LensShark.com/deals.

Stories: A photographer learns what not to make camera bags out of the hard way. (#)

Venus Optics unveils four new Laowa lenses for various mounts. (#)

SmugMug buys Flickr. (#)

A photographer takes issue with a royal photographer. (#)

Meike introduces its 85mm f/1.8 with autofocus. (#)

A wedding photographer disappears with the goods. (#)

GoPro gives it another try. (#)

My other podcast with Brian Matiash, the No Name Photo Show.

Connect With Us

Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

You can also cut a show opener for us to play on the show! As an example: “Hi, this is Matt Smith with Double Heart Photography in Chicago, Illinois, and you’re listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast with Sharky James!”

Apr 22 2018

34mins

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Rank #14: Ep. 70: Is a Sony Mirrorless Medium Format System Coming? - and more

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Here’s episode 70 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast. You can also download the MP3 directly and subscribe via iTunes or RSS!

Leave a comment in this post, or use our voicemail widget for feedback/questions for the show.

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Sponsor:  FreshBooks. Get your FREE 30 day trial at FreshBooks.com/PetaPixel and enter PetaPixel in the “How Did You Hear About Us?” section.

"Women of Vision: National Geographic Photographers on Assignment" author Rena Silverman opens the show. Thanks Rena!

Will we see the rumored Sony mirrorless medium format system at Photokina 2016 in Germany, the a9 sports/action body...or both? (#)

Photographer Thomas Heaton with tips on pricing prints. (#)

Light at the end of the tunnel in the Vivian Maier legal battle. (#)

TIME Magazine names two cameras to their "50 Most Influential Gadgets of All Time". (#)

Samyang announces two new lenses for Sony E-mount and they're autofocus! (#)

A Canadian photographer's Kickstarter project seeks to get kids' attention when photographing them. (#)

Connect With Us

Thank you for listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast! Connect with me, Sharky James on TwitterInstagram and Facebook (all @LensShark) as we build this community.

We’d love to answer your question on the show. Leave us an audio question through our voicemail widget, comment below or via social media. But audio questions are awesome!

You can also cut a show opener for us to play on the show! As an example: “Hi, this is Matt Smith with Double Heart Photography in Chicago, Illinois, and you’re listening to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast with Sharky James!”

May 08 2016

23mins

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Rank #15: Ep. 69: David DuChemin Five Years After His Accident - and more

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Here’s episode 69 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast. You can also download the MP3 directly and subscribe via iTunes or RSS!

Leave a comment in this post, or use our voicemail widget for feedback/questions for the show.

In This Episode

If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and review us and help us move up in the rankings so others interested in photography may find us.

Sponsor:  FreshBooks. Get your FREE 30 day trial at FreshBooks.com/PetaPixel and enter PetaPixel in the “How Did You Hear About Us?” section.

Photographer and founder of LensCoat, Scott Elowitz opens the show. Thanks Scott!

I talk to photographer David duChemin about the five years since his famous fall off a wall in Pisa, Italy back in 2011.

Interesting details about Canon's Q1 2016 earnings. (#)

The Smithsonian Institution's National Portrait Gallery devalues a photographers image of Prince by releasing it without her permission. (#)

Leica releases a camera with no LCD screen, no video capability and no Leica red dot logo...and it's still crazy expensive. (#)

Sony's earnings report shows extremely strong operating income as its Alpha line continues to sell well. (#)

Getty sues Google alleging it's Google Images search encourages piracy and harms content producers. (#)

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May 01 2016

25mins

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Rank #16: Ep. 269: Adorama, Ken Rockwell, and the Internets - and more

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Featured: Sony Artisan of Imagery, Chris Orwig

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Show Opener: Sony Artisan of Imagery, Chris Orwig, opens the show. Thanks Chris!

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Stories: A mistake is made, and photographers let Adorama have it. (#)

Sinclair Broadcast Group pulls its support for NPPA. (#)

Photojournalist Rick Smolan on how tech changed the game. (#)

Insta360 One's firmware is updated with better stabilization and more. (#)

Fujifilm makes it official. (#)

VSCO opens another free studio space for creatives. (#)

My other podcast with Brian Matiash, the No Name Photo Show.

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Apr 09 2018

31mins

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Rank #17: Ep. 276: Nikon Makes It Official - and more

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Featured: Nikon Ambassador Kristin Odom

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Show Opener: Nikon Ambassador, Kristin Odom opens the show. Thanks Kristin!

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Stories: Nikon makes its full-frame mirrorless system debut timeframe official. (#)

A certain photo project that improve your quality of life. (#)

More confusion in the anteater photo contest scandal. (#)

The photography community plays its part in saving a popular blog. (#)

DxO Labs confirms its bankruptcy filing, updates on Nik Collection and PhotoLab. (#)

A famed photojournalist is killed via suicide bomber in Afghanistan. (#)

Outtake

My other podcast with Brian Matiash, the No Name Photo Show.

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May 04 2018

33mins

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Rank #18: Ep. 284: Telling Filings From Nikon and Canon - and more

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Featured: Portait photographer, Hannah Couzens

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Show Opener:Portrait photographer Hannah Couzens opens the show. Thanks Hannah!

Giveaway: Along with Aputure, we're giving away an Amaran Tri-8c LED light here.

Fundraiser: - 5DayDeal's Complete Video Creators Bundle 2018 ($1,100+) for $99.

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Stories: Nikon files a trademark which may hint at its future offerings. (#)

A Nikon Ambassador discovers she's purchased counterfeit SanDisk cards on Amazon.com. (#)

Canon patents a brand new lens mount many thinks is for it's upcoming mirrorless system. (#)

Taking an extreme step for less noise in astrophotography. (#)

A citizen okays use of his imagery too all news outlets save for one. (#)

Camera+ 2 is released with significantly more-powerful features. (#)

My other podcast with Brian Matiash, the No Name Photo Show.

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Jun 06 2018

35mins

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Rank #19: Ep. 286: A Risk Photographers May Not Want to Take - and more

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Featured: Tenba Australia and Spider Holster Ambassador, Hanna Saba

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Show Opener:Tenba Australia and Spider Holster Ambassador Hanna Saba opens the show. Thanks Hanna!

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My appearance on TWiP on depression and anxiety: Exposing Depression in Photography - TWiP 522

Stories: Shooting in public may or may not be worth the risk in cases like this. (#)

Sony takes the top spot in China and why Canon and Nikon should be concerned. (#)

Zeiss has a major beef with lens maker Samyang. (#)

Samyang announces its 24mm f/2.8. (#)

Kodak teases Ektachrome again, but should it return? (#)

Leica's new flash and commander are dead-ringers at quite the markup. (#)

When a government wants to down your drone and why. (#)

My other podcast with Brian Matiash, the No Name Photo Show.

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Jun 18 2018

33mins

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Rank #20: Ep. 330: You Don’t Need Full-Frame…or Do You? - and more

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Featured: Shoot from the Pit, David Bergman

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Show Opener:Shoot from the Pit's David Bergman.  Thanks David!

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Stories: Sony takes the number two spot in digital camera sales. (#)

Canon is said to be working on a pro body with a hybrid mount. (#)

Sigma releases its long-awaited 24-70mm f/2.8 Art for E-mount at a nice price. (#)

Sigma unveils its 40mm f/1.4 Art and 105mm f/1.4 Art for L-mount. (#)

A photographer sues her city preemptively. (#)

Olympus goes on the record about rumors of its demise. (#)

Frame-frame isn't for everyone and M43 is fine. (#)

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Dec 10 2019

43mins

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Ep. 335: Lights...Cameras...Lens? - and more

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Featured: Photographer, Karen Jerzyk

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Show Opener:Photographer, Karen Jerzyk.  Thanks Karen!

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Stories: Sharky's garage studio, the "Kupo Kave" launches via "Sharky's Show - Episode 2". (#)

Tamron's 70-180mm f/2.8 in E-mount saves. (#)

Godox's AD300 Pro is released at an affordable price. (#)

Thoughts on the Fujifilm X-T4 vs. its predecessor. (#)

Squash this Lightroom bug and reclaim tons of hard drive space. (#)

Panasonic isn't going APS-C. (#)

Sony knows how to deal with nasty flicker issues. (#)

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May 12 2020

49mins

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Ep. 334: Exposure Bucks Don’t Buy Toilet Paper - and more

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Featured: Portrait Photographer, Marco Jilpas

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Show Opener:Portrait Photographer, Marco Jilpas.  Thanks Marco!

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Stories: My 1 question poll I'd appreciate greatly if you took. (#)

A couple thinks exposure bucks is what you deserve. (#)

Sharky's Show launches on YouTube. (#)

I finally went to an industry trade show and may have got COVID-19. (#)

Fujifilm's X-T200 packs a compact punch. (#)

CIPA's figures looked dim pre-virus. (#)

Nikon delayed its new 70-200mm f/2.8 Z for production issues. (#)

My favorite photography magazine is no longer on dead trees. (#)

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Mar 25 2020

47mins

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Ep. 333: Nikon's Possible Bacon-Saver. Mmm Bacon - and more

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Featured: Visual Storyteller, Aaron Anderson

 

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Show Opener:Visual Storyteller, Aaron Anderson.  Thanks Aaron!

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Stories: Nikon's new D780 with a little bit of this and that. (#)

Canon says it's done developing EF lenses...perhaps. (#)

Nikon unveils its Z-mount 70-200mm f/2.8. (#)

Is Nikon's 120-300mm f/2.8 too expensive? (#)

Manfratto enters the media card game. (#)

Samsung's new drive could use your finger. (#)

Canon's 1D X Mark III is sweet, but is it needed? (#)

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Jan 22 2020

50mins

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Ep. 332: Predictions for 2020...and 2019's Hits and Misses - and more

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Featured: Fine art photographer, Julia Anna Gospodarou

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Show Opener:Fine art photographer, Julia Anna Gospodarou.  Thanks Julia Anna!

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Stories: Predictions for 2020.

2019's hits and misses.

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Jan 07 2020

38mins

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Ep. 331: Our 5 Year Anniversary - and more

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Featured: Photographer, Adam Lerner

 

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Show Opener:Photographer, Adam Lerner.  Thanks Adam!

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Stories: LensRentals.com's list of top-rented gear of 2019. (#)

Why you probably won't want to shoot here now. (#)

Another Kodak idea bites the dust. (#)

Nikon really wants you to buy the Z 50. (#)

Canon's new 70-200 has focus issues...for now. (#)

A Canon patent hints at the future of its stabilization. (#)

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Dec 30 2019

39mins

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Ep. 330: You Don’t Need Full-Frame…or Do You? - and more

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Featured: Shoot from the Pit, David Bergman

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Show Opener:Shoot from the Pit's David Bergman.  Thanks David!

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Stories: Sony takes the number two spot in digital camera sales. (#)

Canon is said to be working on a pro body with a hybrid mount. (#)

Sigma releases its long-awaited 24-70mm f/2.8 Art for E-mount at a nice price. (#)

Sigma unveils its 40mm f/1.4 Art and 105mm f/1.4 Art for L-mount. (#)

A photographer sues her city preemptively. (#)

Olympus goes on the record about rumors of its demise. (#)

Frame-frame isn't for everyone and M43 is fine. (#)

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Dec 10 2019

43mins

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Ep. 329: Smaller, Smaller, and More Pro - and more

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Featured: Landscape photographer, Nick Page

 

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Show Opener:Landscape photographer, Nick Page. Thanks Nick!

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Stories: Nikon crops with the Z 50. (#)

Matel and National Geographic finally make this happen. (#)

Canon releases two new RF lenses and one is a bit of a surprise. (#)

Fujifilm's X-Pro3 does things in a new way. (#)

Two photographers are attacked and what could've been done differently. (#)

Canon takes something away only to bring it back. (#)

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Nov 14 2019

46mins

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Ep. 328: Oh Dear! New Gear! - and more!

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Featured: Editorial, fashion, lifestyle and glamour photographer, Nino Batista

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Show Opener:Editorial, fashion, lifestyle and glamour photographer, Nino Batista. Thanks Nino!

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Stories: Fujifilm previews its upcoming X-Pro3 rangefinder. (#)

5DayDeal's Complete Photography Bundle 2019. (#)

Monogram's Creative Console is unveiled. (#)

Fujifilm nixes the 33 for an ultrafast 50. (#)

Lacie gets rugged...and rugged-ish. (#)

Nikon's Nikkor Z 24mm f/1.8 S. (#)

Sigma cuts loose Pentax K-mount. (#)

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Oct 06 2019

39mins

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Ep. 327: Are We Starting to See the End of the DSLR? - and more

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Featured: Portrait photographer, Eli Infante

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Show Opener:Portrait photographer, Eli Infante.  Thanks Eli!

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Stories: Canon's 90D and perhaps the beginning of the end of the DSLR. (#)

Sony hikes of the price of a popular lens. (#)

Canon releases two key lenses in the RF-mount lineup. (#)

Corel announces PaintShop Pro 2020 with AI. (#)

Nikon updates SnapBridge with highly-requested features. (#)

Canon eyes an update of old technology. (#)

A photographer knows his rights, and it nearly costs him. (#)

The FAA reminds the public not to be stupid. (#)

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Sep 04 2019

47mins

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Ep. 326: Nikon This and Canon That - and more

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Featured: Storm chaser, photographer and filmmaker, Ryan Shepard

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Show Opener:Storm chaser, photographer and filmmaker, Ryan Shepard.  Thanks Ryan!

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Stories: Nikon rumored to working on APS-C mirrorless Z bodies and lenses. (#)

AI-powered sky replacement in Skylum Luminar 4. (#)

Nikon announces the NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8 S. (#)

Instagram photographers risk all doing it for the 'gram. (#)

Canon's camera sales slide. (#)

U.S. drone pilots have something to be happy about. (#)

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Aug 10 2019

36mins

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Ep. 325: Is the Sony a7R IV Underwhelming or Not? - and more

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Featured: Photojournalist and author, Steve Simon

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Show Opener:Photojournalist and author, Steve Simon.  Thanks Steve!

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Stories: Sony announces the a7R IV and reaction is mixed. (#)

Tamron's great problem to have. (#)

Canon's new 10x zoom in RF mount. (#)

Sony's long-awaited 35mm f/1.8 is released. (#)

Yongnuo is at it again. (#)

Nikon's D6 and the relevancy of aspirational flagship bodies. (#)

Outtakes

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Jul 20 2019

50mins

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Ep. 324: A Little Bit of This, That, and That - and more

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Featured: Fujifilm X and Capture One Pro Ambassador, Jan Gonzales

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Show Opener:Fujifilm X and Capture One Pro Ambassador, Jan Gonzales.  Thanks Jan!

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Stories: Canon's possible ending of the 7D line and what that might mean. (#)

Nik Collection 2 offers more. (#)

Sony even bigger. (#)

Apple releases a beast you don't need. (#)

Microsoft gives love to RAW. (#)

Canon wants you send your lenses in for this. (#)

Panasonic to make 6K a thing. (#)

This app tells you what's what. (#)

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Jun 21 2019

45mins

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Ep. 323: Is It Too Big or Just Right? - and more

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Featured: LensRentals and OLAF Optical Testing founder, Roger Cicala

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Show Opener:LensRentals and OLAF Optical Testing founder, Roger Cicala, and Thanks Roger!

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Stories: Fujifilm unveils the beastly mirrorless medium format GFX100. (#)

5DayDeal's The Complete Video Creators Bundle 2019. (#)

Peak Design reimagines the Travel Tripod. (#)

Sony discounts some of its bodies by up to $1,000 US. (#)

Samyang introduces its 45mm f/1.8. (#)

Nikon brings a long-requested feature via firmware. (#)

SanDisk releases the first 1TB MicroSD card. (#)

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Jun 03 2019

42mins

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Ep. 322: Will Canon and Nikon Catch up to Sony? - and more

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Featured: Photographer, adventurer, and explorer, Jody MacDonald

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Show Opener:Photographer, adventurer, and explorer, Jody MacDonald.  Thanks Jody!

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Stories: Canon and Nikon see imaging division losses. (#)

Your Nikon Z6 and/or Z7 may have won the service advisory lottery. (#)

Canon introduces an 85mm f/1.2 for it's EOS R mirrorless system. (#)

The Sony body that giving Canon and Nikon's mirrorless bodies a beating. (#)

Profoto updates its roundheaded flash along with some new pricing. (#)

B&H wants to save you from paying state sales tax. (#)

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May 21 2019

40mins

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Ep. 321: Doesn’t Adobe Have Enough Money Already?!!! - and more

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Featured: Maternity and newborn photographer, Diana Robles

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Show Opener:Maternity and newborn photographer, Diana Robles.  Thanks Diana!

Sponsors: - Build Your Legacy with FUJIFILM - Get 20% off at Tenba.com with offer code PetaPixel20- Get FreshBooks cloud accounting FREE for 30 DAYS by entering PetaPixel in the "How Did You Hear About Us?" section at FreshBooks.com/PetaPixel - More at LensShark.com/deals.

Stories: Adobe considers doubling the cost of its Photography Plan. (#)

Luminar's AI grows up. (#)

Canon once again removes the center pin in a troubling trend. (#)

Eye AF comes to Nikon's full-frame mirrorless bodies. (#)

Tamron's latest zoom for Canon and Nikon. (#)

Aperture will reach EOL...again. (#)

Outtake

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May 08 2019

42mins

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Ep. 320: More Free Stuff for Your Camera - and more

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Featured: Photographer and digital artist, Erik Johansson

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Show Opener:Photographer and digital artist, Erik Johansson.  Thanks Erik!

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Stories: New firmware from Sony brings Eye AF for animals. (#)

Fujifilm improves its Eye AF at further distances and introduces Face Select. (#)

Canon expands Eye AF for its EOS R bodies. (#)

Profoto takes issue with Godox. (#)

ZY Optics announces the Mitakon 50mm f/0.95 III. (#)

Sony gets tougher. (#)

Canon's latest DSLR is small, but capable. (#)

Yashica disappoints photographers again. (#)

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Apr 25 2019

44mins

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Ep. 319: Cull. Cull to Your Heart’s Content - and more

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Featured: Photographer, author, and educator, Nicole S. Young (aka Nicolesy)

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Show Opener:Photographer, author, and educator, Nicole S. Young (aka Nicolesy).  Thanks Nicolesy!

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Stories: Culling photos just got even faster than before. (#)

Our weekly Share Your Legacy photo assignments kick off. (#)

Luminar Flex is a thing. (#)

TIPA's best gear of the year. (#)

Sharp joins in on M43 . (#)

The supremes say...no. (#)

Adobe's Content-Aware Fill just got spookier. (#)

Panasonic's G95 wants to do it all. (#)

Ricoh's GR III may have a bit of a wobble. (#)

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Apr 15 2019

44mins

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Ep. 318: This Firmware…Does That - and more

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Featured: LA photographer, Kristen Bautista

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Show Opener:LA photographer, Kristen Bautista, opens the show.  Thanks Kristen!

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Stories: Firmware brings significant updates. (#)

Profoto makes a puck. (#)

Quad Pixel AF lets you shoot both ways. (#)

FUJIFILM revamps its app for good reason. (#)

Where not to shoot and what not to to there. (#)

A photography game that pays to play. (#)

Sony's smallest cam gets better. (#)

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Apr 08 2019

46mins

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Ep. 317: AI Is Coming To Getcha! Or Help. - and more

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Featured: Street and portrait photographer, Jaleel King

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Show Opener:Street and portrait photographer, Jaleel King, opens the show.  Thanks Jaleel!

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Stories: This AI may improve your photography. (#)

LEE makes improvements on filter systems. (#)

Here's how to get your FTZ...for FREE. (#)

Samyang drops an 85mm f/1.4 on us. (#)

A judge's ruling could spell trouble for photographers . (#)

A photographer wins a massive prize and raises questions. (#)

Meike's 85 may (or may not) be worth consideration. (#)

Outtake

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Mar 26 2019

38mins

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Ep. 316: Don’t Mess With Profoto 'Round Here - and more

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Featured: Photographer and Author, Gary Hershorn

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Show Opener:Photographer and Author, Gary Hershorn, opens the show.  Thanks Gary!

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Stories: Premium lighting maker, Profoto, takes on Godox. (#)

CFexpress comes in three sizes. (#)

The costs of being in various camera systems. (#)

Flickr saves Creative Commons photos and debuts In Memoriam status. (#)

Polarr takes more funding and expands its tech offerings. (#)

The $3,000 lens that sadly wasn't...and what's now changing. (#)

Flickr purges the login requirement from a once-great player. (#)

Another way to fry your camera's sensor. (#)

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Mar 18 2019

49mins

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