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Photo Taco Podcast

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Rank #44 in Visual Arts category

Arts
Education
Visual Arts
How To
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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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267 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

267 Ratings
Average Ratings
252
7
5
1
2

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

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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!

Rank #1: Portrait Retouching

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Jeff Harmon answers a listener question about portrait retouching and offers a tip on something you probably don’t know about Lightroom!

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May 17 2016

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Rank #2: Sports Photography With Sharky James

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Jeff Harmon and Sharky James (of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast) walk through everything you need to know to jump into sports photography in the fall of 2016.

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Aug 30 2016

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Rank #3: Why Manual Mode

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Jeff Harmon answers a listener question about why anyone would shoot in manual mode.

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Jun 02 2015

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Rank #4: 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 #5: 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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Rank #6: 7 Deadly Sins Of Landscape Photography

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Nick Page hosts this episode that outlines the 7 deadly sins of landscape photography

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May 07 2015

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Rank #7: 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 #8: 2017 iMac For Photogs

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Jeff Harmon talks about a few changes to the show with some consolidation to a single Improve Photography podcast feed and a single Facebook group and then answers a question from listener Katie Shipley who asked: “I had just finished listening to the podcast and taking notes on what to look for when buying a new computer when Apple announced ...

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Jun 19 2017

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Rank #9: Metering Explained

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Jeff Harmon answers a listener question about metering, metering modes, and when to use each.

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Jan 05 2016

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Rank #10: Photo Taco – 5 Sport Tips

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Professional photographer and host of the Portrait Sessions podcast on the Improve Photography podcast network outlines 5 tips every photographer should know about sports photography

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Mar 11 2015

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Rank #11: Why The Noise

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Jeff Harmon explains why digital cameras produce noise and what you can do about it.

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Jun 09 2015

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Rank #12: The Beginner’s Trap

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An episode discussing the “beginner’s trap” in photography and how to avoid it.

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Mar 10 2015

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Rank #13: 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 #14: Weird Photography Tips That Actually Work (6 – 9)

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Photo Taco is a photography tips podcast where each episode last only the time it would take for you to eat a taco, or maybe a burrito! Jeff Harmon, Hobbyist Editor at improvephotography.com, as the host for this episode shares weird photography tips 6 through 9 that actually work! Be sure to check out the other weird tips that work ...

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Mar 08 2015

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Rank #15: Lightroom Queen

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Jeff Harmon talks with Victoria Bampton, the Lightroom Queen, about Lightroom performance, tips on organization, GPU acceleration, and a number of other nuances.

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Jul 30 2016

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Rank #16: 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 #17: Histogram Explained

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Jeff Harmon explains histograms and how to use them in photography including what it means to “clip” and “blow out” when taking a photo.

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Apr 12 2016

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Rank #18: Lenses On Crop Sensors

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Jeff Harmon explains how lenses behave differently on crop sensor cameras compared to full frame.

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Jan 20 2016

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Rank #19: 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 #20: To DNG or Not to DNG – Part 1

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First part of a two part episode where Jeff Harmon talks about the DNG file format and if it is something that photographers should be using.

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Dec 22 2015

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