Rank #1: AtL 194 – Wippersnappers
Guest: Lauren Hoffman
Topics: Sony A9II Gets Leaked
– Someone captured the Sony A9II out in the wild, what do we think of this camera only seeing the outside?
– Are we excited for the A9II?
– What features would we like for this camera?
Photojournalists Under Fire
– Photojournalists who put themselves in dangerous positions for their work are constantly at risk. What are our thoughts of this exhibit of deceased photojournalists?
– If you had to guess, what do you think you’re last photo will be? What would the last photo you ever take to be of?
Climate Strike Photo Review
– The recent climate strike made headlines around the globe. To honor the occasion let’s look at photos from the event. What do you think of the photos shot by student photojournalist Lauren Hoffman?
– How would you compare and contrast the topic and the images of the climate strike with the protests in Hong Kong?
– Are there images someone else shot that you would like to discuss/share?
Sep 27 2019
Rank #4: AtL 179 – Mirrormore
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Guests: Alex Garcia
Topics: NPPA, Mirrorless Cameras, Texas Can Steal Your Photos, Hong Kong Photojournalists Protest, Photojournalist Captures Incredible Photo of Dallas Shooter
Jun 18 2019
Rank #7: AtL 193 – Larry Simmons
Guest: Larry Simmons
Profoto announces C1
– Two weeks ago we discussed the high end expensive flashes that Travis uses on his shoots, they were Profotos. No we have the cheaper, consumer friendly, beginner photographer’s version of said light.
– What do you think of this product?
– Would you buy it? Why or why not?
Street Photographer Assaulted
– A street photographer was assaulted after taking a photo of a couple.
– What would you do if you were confronted by someone who was unhappy about them taking your photo?
– What would you do if you were assaulted?
– Could there have been a solution to this issue that didn’t result in a beating?
Photojournalists Rescues Victim
– A teen was being attacked by an anti-LGBT group after a rally, photojournalist Gleb Garanich intervened and took the kid to safety.
– What do we think of Gleb’s actions?
– What would we have done in that situation?
– Was Gleb right for taking a photo of the beating before intervening?
Sep 20 2019
Rank #9: AtL Special – Benjamin Chesterton Interview
In this special episode of Around the Lens, Zach Roberts interviews Benjamin Chesterton of Duckrabbit, a film production and training company based out of the U.K. Accoring to their website Chesterton “directs and produces all of duckrabbit’s film work. Before co-founding the company in 2008, Benjamin was a BBC documentary producer at Radio 4 and the World Service.”
May 24 2019
Rank #13: AtL 189
1) Google Photos lets you search for photos with text in them – https://petapixel.com/2019/08/23/google-photos-now-lets-you-search-for-photos-by-the-text-in-them/
– What does this new tech mean for our business?
– Do you think this will help you sort and search through your photos?
– Can you see this tech having any real practical application now or in the future?
2) Photojournalism at a Wedding – https://petapixel.com/2019/08/21/this-photo-was-not-staged-wedding-photojournalism-vs-photojournalism/
– Is wedding photojournalism really a thing?
– How do you capture a moment?
– How long will you wait to capture a moment? How many frames will you take?
– Can the photojournalistic style be brought to any event?
3) Hong Kong Protests – https://mymodernmet.com/hong-kong-protest-photos/
– The Hong Kong Protests have generate a number of very powerful imagery, pick an image or image series to discuss during the show?
– How does this protest compare to other protests you’ve seen imagery of?
– Would you go to Hong Kong to document the protests if given the opportunity? If so, what would you focus on?
Aug 26 2019
Rank #15: AtL 177 – S1H
Jun 01 2019
Rank #17: AtL 178 – Candid Camera
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Part one of the show below.
Part two of the show. We had some technical difficulties and had to restart a few minutes in.
Jun 11 2019
Rank #18: AtL 163 – Immigration Coverage
Guest: Loren Elliott
Topics: Immigration Coverage, Wide Angel Lenses, Sports Female Photojournalists
Feb 26 2019