The Martin Bailey Photography Podcast

The Martin Bailey Photography Podcast Podcast

The Martin Bailey Photography Podcast provides education and inspiration through a mix of art, creativity and technical topics, interviews, gear reviews and travelogue style episodes. Full archive at http://mbp.ac/blog

A Tribute to the EF 100-400mm Mark II Lens
This week I selected my favorite ten images shot with the Canon EF 100-400mm Mark II lens, as a tribute to a wonderful piece of engineering I let go. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/719 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Creating Camera Profiles for Capture One Pro with Lumariver – Updated
An updated review of the Lumariver Profile Designer software which now makes it easier than ever to create camera profiles for Capture One Pro. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/718 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Canon RF 100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM Lens Review
Canon continues to improve on perfection and the new RF 100-500mm lens is no exception. See how it faired in the field in this comprehensive review. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/717 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Canon EOS R5 and R6 Support Added to Capture One Pro
Capture One Pro was updated to support the Canon EOS R5 and R6, and the image quality is amazing compared to the DNG workaround that many people used. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/716 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Wet Plate Collodion Photographer Markus Hofstätter
A conversation with Wet Plate Collodion Photographer Markus Hofstätter, from Austria, about his portraiture, and his profound United Art Gallery. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/715 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Canon EOS R5 – The Best Canon Camera To Date – Period
Having used the Canon EOS R5 for a week now, I can say without a shadow of a doubt that it's the best camera that Canon has ever made, period. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/714 Music by Martin Bailey...

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ProGrade Digital CFexpress Type B Memory Card Review
A comparison of 3 ProGrade Digital CFexpress Type B cards with speed tests and a very respectable SDXC card dropped into the mix for good measure. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/713 Music by Martin Bailey....

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The Canon RF Revolution – More Gear Changes Than Ever Before
Canon's imminent release of the EOS R5 is exciting, and a catalyst for more gear changes for me in a short space of time than ever before. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/712 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Wet Plate Photographer Shane Balkowitsch Part Two
Part two of a conversation with Shane Balkowitsch in which we discuss his amazing wet plate collodion Native American portrait work in more detail. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/711 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Wet Plate Photographer Shane Balkowitsch Part One
The first part of a conversation with Shane Balkowitsch in which he shares his story as he dived down the Wet Plate Collodion Photography rabbit hole. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/710 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Scanning Film with LaserSoft Imaging SilverFast
In this post I explain how I arrived at my current film processing formula and explain my settings for scanning film with SilverFast 8 SE. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/709 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Tokyo in the Shadow of the Virus on One Roll of Film
A warts-and-all photographic essay of Tokyo in the shadow of the Corona Virus. This was a tag-on project as I made a quarterly visit to the hospital. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/708 Music by Martin Bailey...

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THE TIME IS NOW – Speaking Out on Racism
I didn't speak out on racism once 36 years ago, and I have regretted every day of my life. This time I'm adding my voice in support. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/707 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Capture One Pro Winner & Photographer’s Friend Sneak Peek
Announcing the Capture One Pro license giveaway winner and a sneak peak at Photographer's Friend 3.5, including Mac OS X and Apple Watch extensions! Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/706 Music by Martin Bailey...

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More Work Smart Ideas for Mac and WordPress
This week I share some tips and applications like Bartender to help us work smarter on a Mac and a cool new search feature I added to the MBP Website. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/705 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Trading Places – with Nicholas Kitto - Part Two
Part two of a conversation with my friend Nicholas Kitto about his new book Trading Places - a photographic journey through China's former Treaty Ports. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/704 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Trading Places – with Nicholas Kitto - Part One
A conversation with my very good friend Nicholas Kitto about his new book Trading Places - a photographic journey through China's former Treaty Ports. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/703 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Ten Reasons Why I Love Capture One Pro
After four years, this week I share ten reasons why I'm still completely in love with Capture One Pro for my digital workflow. Details on blog: http://mbp.ac/702 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Staying Organized in My Digital Workflow
A short discussion on keeping my workflow spinning over after some big trips and synching images between Capture One Pro catalogs. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/701 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2020 Tour 2 Travelogue 3
Our 700th episode! And we conclude my 2020 Japan Wildlife Tour #2 Travelogue series with Whooper Swans, Sea Eagles, and a few cameo appearances. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/700 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2020 Tour 2 Travelogue 2
A Red-Crowned Crane special this week, following our bumper crop of photos during my final Japan Winter Wildlife Tour for 2020. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/699 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2020 Tour 2 Travelogue 1
This week we embark on the 3rd and final Japan winter tour for this year, with the adorable Snow Monkeys, graceful Red-Crowned Cranes, and Ural Owls. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/698 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2020 Tour 1 Travelogue 2
We conclude my Japan Winter Wildlife Tour #1 travelogue with the awesome Sea Eagles, a proud Northern Red Fox, and a smidgeon of landscape work. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/697 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2020 Tour 1 Travelogue 1
In this episode we start to track our antics on the Japan Winter Wildlife Tour 1 for 2020, as we photograph snow-less monkeys, and red-crowned cranes. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/696 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Tour 2020 Travelogue 3
In this episode, we conclude our three-part series to walk you through our antics as I traveled with a wonderful group of photographers on my 2020 Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Tour. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/695 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Tour 2020 Travelogue 2
We hit the coast in part two of this year's Hokkaido Landscape Photography Adventure travelogue series. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/694 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Tour 2020 Travelogue 1
In this episode, we start our travelogue series covering the 2020 Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure Tour & Workshop. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/693 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Martin’s Personal Top Ten Photos For 2019
This week I share my favorite top ten images for 2019 with a brief comment about each image. I look forward to seeing your top tens as well. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/692 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Reflecting on 2019 and Looking Forward to 2020
In this post, I reflect a little on 2019, and wish you and your loved one's good health and all the best for 2020 and beyond. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/691 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Scanning 120 Film with the Canoscan 9000F MarkII
In this episode, I walk you through the process of setting up a CanoScan 9000F MkII Scanner for high-resolution scanning of 120 format film. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/690 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Loading 120 Film into the Rolleiflex 3.5F Camera
A short video to show you how to load a roll of 120 medium format film into the Rolleiflex 3.5F TLR camera. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/689...

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An Interview with Christian Meermann
In this episode, I'm really happy to share with you a conversation with an incredibly talented photographer, Christian Meermann. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/688 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Rolleiflex 3.5F TLR Camera and Accessories
In this episode, I share some of the main features of my new Rolleiflex 3.5F TLR camera, and some of the accessories I've been able to source so far. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/687 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Which External SSD Drive to Buy
In this episode, we explore some options for super-fast external SSD drives and provide information to help you avoid some possible pitfalls. Details on blog: https://mbpa.c/686 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Urban Weird Photographer Brian Wood-Koiwa
An interview today with Brian Wood-Koiwa, an urban fine-art photographer who chose Tokyo as a base after traveling the world in the Peace Corps. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/685 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Developing 120 film with ILFORD DD-X in the Lab-Box
This video is to walk you through developing a roll of 120 format film in the Ars-Imago Lab-Box using Ilford chemicals. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/684...

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Skiing SCI-FI-Style with Reuben Krabbe
Welcome to the world of Reuben Krabbe, who completed his out-of-this-world trilogy of photographs this year with an awesome short film accompaniment. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/683 Music by Martin Bailey...

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The LAB-BOX Daylight Loading Film Tank
In this post, I walk you through an illustrated explanation of how to spool a roll of 120 format film into the ingenious Lab-Box ready for development. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/682 Music by Martin Bailey...

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New Apple Photos on Mac OS X and iPad Rocks!
Apple Photos with iPadOS and Mac OS X Catalina is now so good I've deleted my iPad Portfolio app and saved a bunch of disk space at the same time. Check it out! Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/681 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Printing Abstract Masterpieces with Jack Durner
Today we talk with Jack Durner, the artist behind some beautiful abstract photography that I had the pleasure of printing recently. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/680 Music by Martin Bailey...

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In Conversation with Rick Sammon
This week I'm sharing a joint podcast with world-renowned photographer Rick Sammon, covering a myriad of photography topics, and Rick's 40th book! Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/679 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Silence is (NOT) the New No!
In this post, I talk about why I believe people should stop using silence as the new "no" in business communication. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/678 Music by Martin Bailey...

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WordPress Portfolios and Gallery Plugin Options
I've recently replaced NextGEN Gallery with the Meow Gallery and Meow Lightbox plugins, alongside Essential Grid, and in this episode I explain why. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/677 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Breathing Color Belgian Linen on a Home Made Photo Panel
I recently took a look at Breathing Color's new media Belgian Linen and share my findings today, and how to create a home-made panel for your photos. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/676 Music by Martin Bailey...

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An Interview with Aaron Nace of PHLEARN
This week I bring you an interview with Aaron Nace, in which he shares how he got started as a creative and what led him to create the popular online learning site PHLEARN Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/675 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Autofocus with Extenders on Mirrorless Cameras (Podcast 674)
This week we explore how using various combinations of lens and Extender/Teleconverter affects autofocus on the Canon EOS R down to aperture f/11. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/674 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Having Fun With Conference and Scheduling Tools
In this episode, I share some services and application that I'm now using for conferencing and scheduling and some fun I'm having using a green screen. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/673 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Alternatives to Adobe Creative Cloud Applications
It's time for me to move away from most of Adobe's Creative Cloud suite, and today I explain my reasoning and share which applications I'm moving to. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/672 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Canon 24-105mm EF and RF Mount Lenses Compared
In this episode, I pitch the Canon RF 24-105mm f/4 lens against the EF 24-105mm f/4 Mark II lens via the Control Ring Mount Adapter on my EOS R. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/671 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Create with Marc Silber
An inspiring conversation with photographer Marc Silber about his new book, Create - Tools from Seriously Talented People to Unleash Your Create Life. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/670 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Complete Namibia Tour 2019 Travelogue #4
In this episode, we conclude the 2019 Complete Namibia Tour & Workshop travelogue series, as we head into the Etosha National Park for a final four days of magical wildlife. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/669 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Complete Namibia Tour 2019 Travelogue #3
This week we continue our journey around Namibia as we head north to Walvis Bay then on to the wonderful Himba people near Sesfontein further north still. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/668 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Complete Namibia Tour 2019 Travelogue #2
In this episode, we continue our travelogue series covering my 2019 Complete Namibia Tour & Workshop, as we leave the deserted diamond mine town of Kolmanskop, for another deserted mine at Elizabeth Bay. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/667 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Complete Namibia Tour 2019 Travelogue #1
In this episode we start a series of travelogues to walk you through my recent epic Complete Namibia Tour & Workshop, starting with the Quiver Tree Forest and Kolmanskop. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/666 Music by Martin Bailey...

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MindShift Gear PhotoCross 15 Backup Review
This week, I report on the MindShift Gear PhotoCross 15 Backpack, a new bag from ThinkTank Photo that I used on my recent trip to Namibia. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/665 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Don Komarechka Macro Magician Extraordinaire
This week I share a chat with my friend Don Komarechka about his awesome macro work and his upcoming crowd-funded book Macro Photography: The Universe at Our Feet. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/664 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Portfolio Image Sequencing
Following on from the previous episode about creating a portfolio, in this article I share my process for sequencing the images in a portfolio. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/663 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Creating a New Photography Portfolio
In this episode, I share my process for creating a new photography portfolio for a specific genre, in this case, my new Wildlife of Japan portfolio. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/662 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Increasing ISO to Reduce Grain in Your Images
Today I provide clear evidence of the benefits to increasing your ISO to reduce grain. Sounds crazy, I know, but after this post you’ll believe me. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/661 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Canon EOS 5Ds R vs. EOS R Printoff
When I switched from the Canon EOS 5Ds R to the EOS R, I was concerned that I might not be able to print big, so I did some tests, and the results blew me away. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/660 Music by Martin Bailey...

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ProGrade Digital Memory and Workflow Reader Review
In this episode, we take a look at an amazing new brand of memory cards and card readers from ProGrade Digital. I've been very impressed with them, and I'm sure you will be too! Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/659 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Capture One Pro 12 New Features Video
In this episode, I share a video that I created a few months ago to walk you through the new features of Phase One's Capture One Pro, my raw imaging software of choice. Details and video on blog: https://mbp.ac/658 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Ibarionex Perello on Making Photographs
In this episode, I bring you a chat between two old friends. I sat down with Ibarionex Perello, with no manuscript, and no overall objective, and we just talked, for an hour. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/657 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Jeff Brown on the Power of LinkedIn for Photographers
In this conversation, ex-Royal Navy photographer Jeff Brown talks about how Photographers can make the most of the LinkedIn platform. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/656 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2019 Tour 2 Travelogue 2
We conclude my 2019 Japan Winter Wildlife Tour travelogues with the clumsily beautiful Whooper Swans, the majestic Sea Eagles, and Northern Red Fox. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/655 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2019 Tour 2 Travelogue 1
In this episode, we start to walk through the second of my two Japan Winter Wildlife Tours for 2019, kicking off with the Snow Monkeys, then move on to the Red-Crowned Cranes in Hokkaido. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/654 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2019 Tour 1 Travelogue 2
In this episode, we continue on our journey photographing the wildlife of Eastern Hokkaido, starting with the beautiful Whooper Swans, then moving on to the Sea Eagles, with a cameo from an Ezo Deer and a Pod of Orca. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/653 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2019 Tour 1 Travelogue 1
Having now actually finished all of my Japan Winter Tours for this season, today I start sharing our experiences from the two trips, starting with Snow Monkeys and Red-Crowned Cranes, with a cameo from a pair of Ural Owls. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/652 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Canon EOS R Mirrorless Camera Review Part 2
In this episode, we conclude my review of the EOS R, Canon's first full-frame sensor mirrorless camera, having used it for four weeks in the field. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/651 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Canon EOS R Mirrorless Camera Review Part 1
In this episode, I share my thoughts on the EOS R, Canon's first full-frame sensor mirrorless camera offering having used it in the field for 4 weeks. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/650 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Landscape Tour 2019 Travelogue 3
In this episode, we conclude our three-part series of travelogues to walk you through my 2019 Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure Tour & Workshop. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/649 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Landscape Tour 2019 Travelogue 2
We rejoin my Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Tour this week, picking up the trail as we reach the West coast of the island, for some beautiful seascapes, as we journey on to the northern-most point of Japan. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/648 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Landscape Tour 2019 Travelogue 1
In this episode we start a travelogue series to walk you through my 2019 Hokkaido Landscape Photography Tour & Workshop, starting with the beautiful snow covered hills of Biei. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/647 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Martin's Top Ten Photos for 2018
In this episode I share my personal top ten favorite images for 2018, with the backstory for each photograph. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/646 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Yearly Top Ten Selection Process 2018
I have just finished preparing to start a new year and selected my top ten favorite images for 2018, so in this episode, I share some workflow tips and my thoughts of the process. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/645 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Morocco Tour 2018 Travelogue 4
In this episode, we conclude our travelogue series of my 2018 Morocco Tour & Workshop, with a few more shots of the camels in the Sahara, photos of some wonderful characters, then end our trip with the Portuguese Cistern. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/644 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Morocco Tour 2018 Travelogue 3
In this episode, we continue our Morocco tour as we venture into the Sahara Desert for some beautiful photography in this exotic land. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/643 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Morocco Tour 2018 Travelogue 2
In this episode, we continue our Morocco Travelogue series as we visit the Chouwara Tanneries, a weaving workshop and some other cultural delights in the ancient city of Fes. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/642 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Morocco Tour 2018 Travelogue 1
This week we kick off a multi-part series of travelogue-style episodes to walk you through my 2018 Morocco Tour & Workshop. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/641 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Warning to Photographers Traveling to Morocco!
Going to Morocco for a photography tour? Please take a look at this important warning about my customs fiasco first. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/640 Music by Martin Bailey....

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What's in the Travel Photography Bag
As I prepare to leave for this year's Morocco tour in a few hours, I thought I'd share what I'm taking in my photography bag for this travel photography trip. Details on blog: https:///mbp.ac/639 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Big Changes to the Podcast Format
After almost 600 Enhanced podcast episodes, I'm changing our format and dedicating this week's podcast to explaining the how, why and what of these big changes. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/638 Music by Martin Bailey...

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How to Always Be Ready to Shoot
In this episode, I answer the question, as a wildlife photographer how do you ensure that you are always ready for action? Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/637 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Contemplative Composition in Photography
In this episode, I discuss many of the thought processes that I use when composing my photographs, with lots of real-world example images. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/636 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Developing Your Style and Self-Acceptance
In this episode, I discuss some of the techniques I use to save time in post-processing of my images, and how this leads us to form a style, and I talk about self-acceptance as a photographer. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/635 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Photographer's Friend Depth of Field Calculator Tutorial
This week I'm releasing a tutorial for our Photographer's Friend Depth of Field calculator, and I've included some practical examples from the field so this may be useful as a general tutorial. This audio is just to let you know where to find the video and a few other minor topics. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/634 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Migrating from Lightroom to Capture One Pro
I recently wrote an article on preparing to migrate from Lightroom to Capture One Pro for the Phase One Team, and I'm sharing that with you as this week's podcast and blog post. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/633 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Photographer's Friend 3 for iOS Now Available!
In this week's podcast, I announce the availability of Photographer's Friend 3 for iOS and explain the Upgrade Bundle for previous version owners to get a discount and share a video all about the new Exposure Shift Calculator. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/632 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Luna Display Review
In this episode, we take a look at Luna Display, an amazing little device that turns your iPad into a wireless second display for your Mac. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/631 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Understanding Exposure Value
In this episode, I explain Exposure Value or EV and why it's useful, and I also introduce you to the new Exposure Shift Calculator for our upcoming Photographer's Friend 3 app, which I use for some of the explanations. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/630 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Peak Design Slide Camera Sling Straps
In this episode I review the Peak Design Slide strap, sharing all the great reasons that I now use these straps. Details on the blog: https://mbp.ac/629 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Morocco Slideshow Video
This week's podcast is a video slideshow showcasing Morocco, with some fifty or so images from last year's Tour & Workshop. Full-sized video on blog: https://mbp.ac/628 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Seven Stages of Contentment in a Photographer
In this episode, we explore the idea that as we grow as photographers we go through various stages of contentment and eventually spend less energy lusting over gear and gain more satisfaction from creating images that feed our souls. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/627 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Seven Stages of Contentment in a Photographer
In this episode, we explore the idea that as we grow as photographers we go through various stages of contentment and eventually spend less energy lusting over gear and gain more satisfaction from creating images that feed our souls. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/627 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Canon's Wide Aperture 85mm Lenses Compared
In this episode, I pitch the old Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM lens against the new Canon EF 85mm f/1.4L IS USM lens, which as a review should be useful if you are thinking of switching or simply thinking about picking up Canon's latest wide aperture 85mm offering. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/626 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Canon's Wide Aperture 85mm Lenses Compared
In this episode, I pitch the old Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM lens against the new Canon EF 85mm f/1.4L IS USM lens, which as a review should be useful if you are thinking of switching or simply thinking about picking up Canon's latest wide aperture 85mm offering. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/626 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Complete Namibia Tour 2018 Travelogue #5
In this episode we conclude our 2018 Complete Namibia Tour travelogue series with a Wildlife Extravaganza in the Etosha National Park, including Lions, Cheetah, Elephants and Black and White Rhinos. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/625 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Complete Namibia Tour 2018 Travelogue #5
In this episode we conclude our 2018 Complete Namibia Tour travelogue series with a Wildlife Extravaganza in the Etosha National Park, including Lions, Cheetah, Elephants and Black and White Rhinos. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/625 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Complete Namibia Tour 2018 Travelogue #4
We continue our Complete Namibia Tour travelogue as we relax with the Flamingoes in Walvis Bay, photograph a shipwreck on the Skeleton Coast, then spend some time with the incredibly charming Himba People. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/624 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Complete Namibia Tour 2018 Travelogue #4
We continue our Complete Namibia Tour travelogue as we relax with the Flamingoes in Walvis Bay, photograph a shipwreck on the Skeleton Coast, then spend some time with the incredibly charming Himba People. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/624 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Complete Namibia Tour 2018 Travelogue #3
We continue my 2018 Complete Namibia Tour & Workshop travelogue series with two magical visits to Deadvlei, photographing the beautiful silhouetted camelthorn trees, as well as the surrounding dunes. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/623 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Complete Namibia Tour 2018 Travelogue #3
We continue my 2018 Complete Namibia Tour & Workshop travelogue series with two magical visits to Deadvlei, photographing the beautiful silhouetted camelthorn trees, as well as the surrounding dunes. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/623 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Complete Namibia Tour 2018 Travelogue #2
We continue our travelogue series covering my 2018 Complete Namibia Tour & Workshop, as we spend a morning in Kolmanskop and an afternoon at Elizabeth Bay, another deserted diamond mine town. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/622 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Complete Namibia Tour 2018 Travelogue #2
We continue our travelogue series covering my 2018 Complete Namibia Tour & Workshop, as we spend a morning in Kolmanskop and an afternoon at Elizabeth Bay, another deserted diamond mine town. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/622 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Complete Namibia Tour 2018 Travelogue #1
Just back from this year's Complete Namibia Tour, today we start a series of travelogue-style episodes to walk you through our antics as my group and I traveled this majestic land. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/621 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Complete Namibia Tour 2018 Travelogue #1
Just back from this year's Complete Namibia Tour, today we start a series of travelogue-style episodes to walk you through our antics as my group and I traveled this majestic land. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/621 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Apps to Help You Work Faster
I'm often asked how I get so much done, so this week I share some information about three of the tools that I use daily to speed up my work. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/620 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Apps to Help You Work Faster
I'm often asked how I get so much done, so this week I share some information about three of the tools that I use daily to speed up my work. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/620 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Controlling Capture One Pro with a MIDI Keyboard
In this episode, we explore an exciting way to use a MIDI controller that you might have lying around to controller Capture One Pro. Details on blog: http://mbp.ac/619 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Controlling Capture One Pro with a MIDI Keyboard
In this episode, we explore an exciting way to use a MIDI controller that you might have lying around to controller Capture One Pro. Details on blog: http://mbp.ac/619 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Creating Capture One Pro Camera Profiles with Lumariver
This week we look at creating camera profiles for Capture One Pro using Lumariver Profile Designer, an amazing tool that I wish I'd found earlier! Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/618 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Creating Capture One Pro Camera Profiles with Lumariver
This week we look at creating camera profiles for Capture One Pro using Lumariver Profile Designer, an amazing tool that I wish I'd found earlier! Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/618 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Capture One Pro Camera Profiles with basICColor Input 5
This week we look at basICColor input 5 as a way to create camera profiles for Capture One Pro. Visit the blog to follow along. Watch the video on the blog at https://mbp.ac/617 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Capture One Pro Camera Profiles with basICColor Input 5
This week we look at basICColor input 5 as a way to create camera profiles for Capture One Pro. Visit the blog to follow along. Watch the video on the blog at https://mbp.ac/617 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Life Happens in COLOR with Nancy Lehrer
This week I bring you a wonderful conversation with street photographer Nancy Lehrer about her new book, Life Happens in COLOR - a Street Photography Manifesto. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/616 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Life Happens in COLOR with Nancy Lehrer
This week I bring you a wonderful conversation with street photographer Nancy Lehrer about her new book, Life Happens in COLOR - a Street Photography Manifesto. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/616 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Canon Headquarters Exhibit Preparation and Showroom Video
This week I'm releasing a video in which I show some of the production of my large format prints, the Canon Headquarters Exhibit space being prepared, and a peek at the exclusive Canon Showroom and Museum at Shimomaruko, Tokyo. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/615 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Canon Headquarters Exhibit Preparation and Showroom Video
This week I'm releasing a video in which I show some of the production of my large format prints, the Canon Headquarters Exhibit space being prepared, and a peek at the exclusive Canon Showroom and Museum at Shimomaruko, Tokyo. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/615 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Exhibition at Canon Campus plus Showroom and Museum Visit
This we take a look at my recent project resulting in my work being displayed in a new gallery at Canon's headquarters in Tokyo. We cover the creation process for my large format prints, a brief look at the showroom and museum, and you can visit the Canon campus to view the exhibit and showroom yourself. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/614 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Exhibition at Canon Campus plus Showroom and Museum Visit
This we take a look at my recent project resulting in my work being displayed in a new gallery at Canon's headquarters in Tokyo. We cover the creation process for my large format prints, a brief look at the showroom and museum, and you can visit the Canon campus to view the exhibit and showroom yourself. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/614 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour #2 Travelogue #3
In this episode, we conclude our travelogue series to walk you through our adventure on the second of my Japan Winter Wildlife Photography tours for 2018 with foxes and sea eagles. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/613 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour #2 Travelogue #3
In this episode, we conclude our travelogue series to walk you through our adventure on the second of my Japan Winter Wildlife Photography tours for 2018 with foxes and sea eagles. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/613 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour #2 Travelogue #2
In this episode we continue our adventure on the second of my Japan Winter Wildlife Photography tours for 2018, as we visit the Whooper Swans at Lake Kussharo. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/612 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour #2 Travelogue #2
In this episode we continue our adventure on the second of my Japan Winter Wildlife Photography tours for 2018, as we visit the Whooper Swans at Lake Kussharo. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/612 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour #2 Travelogue #1
Today we embark on the second of my 2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography tours, first visiting the snow monkeys then moving on to the graceful and majestic red-crowned cranes. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/611 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour #2 Travelogue #1
Today we embark on the second of my 2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography tours, first visiting the snow monkeys then moving on to the graceful and majestic red-crowned cranes. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/611 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour #1 Travelogue #3
This week we conclude our travelogue series from the first of this year's two Japan winter wildlife tours, as we visit the Whooper Swans again, and encounter a Northern Red Fox, Sea Eagles, and Orca! Details on the blog: https://mbp.ac/610 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour #1 Travelogue #3
This week we conclude our travelogue series from the first of this year's two Japan winter wildlife tours, as we visit the Whooper Swans again, and encounter a Northern Red Fox, Sea Eagles, and Orca! Details on the blog: https://mbp.ac/610 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour #1 Travelogue #2
Today we continue our travelogue series covering my Japan Winter Wildlife photography tours, when we visit the Whooper Swans before going back for some Red-Crowned Crane shots in the falling snow. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/609 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour #1 Travelogue #2
Today we continue our travelogue series covering my Japan Winter Wildlife photography tours, when we visit the Whooper Swans before going back for some Red-Crowned Crane shots in the falling snow. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/609 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour #1 Travelogue #1
Today we start a travelogue series to walk you through the first of my two Japan Winter Wildlife photography tours, when we visit the snow monkeys in Nagano before traveling up to Hokkaido for a further nine days of majestic winter wildlife. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/608 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2018 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour #1 Travelogue #1
Today we start a travelogue series to walk you through the first of my two Japan Winter Wildlife photography tours, when we visit the snow monkeys in Nagano before traveling up to Hokkaido for a further nine days of majestic winter wildlife. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/608 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Adventure 2018 Travelogue #3
This week we visit the Souya Harbor and continue on to shoot some beautiful seascapes and landscapes as we conclude this travelogue series from my recent Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure tour and workshop. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/607 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Adventure 2018 Travelogue #3
This week we visit the Souya Harbor and continue on to shoot some beautiful seascapes and landscapes as we conclude this travelogue series from my recent Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure tour and workshop. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/607 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Creating Stunning Black and White Images in Capture One Pro
This week I share a video showing how I created my Boat Graveyard black and white image using Capture One Pro 11. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/606 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Creating Stunning Black and White Images in Capture One Pro
This week I share a video showing how I created my Boat Graveyard black and white image using Capture One Pro 11. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/606 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Adventure 2018 Travelogue #2
Continuing our 2018 Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure tour and workshop travelogue series, today we photograph the blue waterfall and then go on to the boat graveyard and Torii in the sea etc. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/605 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Adventure 2018 Travelogue #2
Continuing our 2018 Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure tour and workshop travelogue series, today we photograph the blue waterfall and then go on to the boat graveyard and Torii in the sea etc. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/605 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Adventure 2018 Travelogue #1
Part one of a short series of episodes to walk you through our experiences and photographs from my 2018 Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure tour and workshop. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/604 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Adventure 2018 Travelogue #1
Part one of a short series of episodes to walk you through our experiences and photographs from my 2018 Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure tour and workshop. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/604 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Martin's 2017 Personal Top Ten Photographs
In this episode, I walk you through my personal top ten photographs from 2017 with a bit of information about each of them. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/603 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Martin's 2017 Personal Top Ten Photographs
In this episode, I walk you through my personal top ten photographs from 2017 with a bit of information about each of them. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/603 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2017 Top Ten Photographs Selection Process
As 2017 drew to an end, I completed my yearly exercise of selecting my personal favorite top ten images from the year, and I share my process with you in this episode. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/602 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2017 Top Ten Photographs Selection Process
As 2017 drew to an end, I completed my yearly exercise of selecting my personal favorite top ten images from the year, and I share my process with you in this episode. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/602 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Mid-Spec iMac Pro Review - Wow!
This week we take a look at the new iMac Pro, with my new mid-spec beast that arrived just four days ago. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/601 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Mid-Spec iMac Pro Review - Wow!
This week we take a look at the new iMac Pro, with my new mid-spec beast that arrived just four days ago. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/601 Music by Martin Bailey...

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In Conversation with Nicole S Young and Brian Matiash
For my 600th episode, I'm thrilled to bring you a great conversation with photographers Nicole S. Young and Brian Matiash, in which we talk about their trip to Tokyo, the business of photography and how important the gear can be. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/600 Music by Martin Bailey...

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In Conversation with Nicole S Young and Brian Matiash
For my 600th episode, I'm thrilled to bring you a great conversation with photographers Nicole S. Young and Brian Matiash, in which we talk about their trip to Tokyo, the business of photography and how important the gear can be. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/600 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Introducing Capture One Pro 11 New Features
Phase One has launched version 11 of my chosen raw image editing software Capture One Pro with some great new features that we take a look at in this episode. Video and links on blog: https://mbp.ac/599 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Introducing Capture One Pro 11 New Features
Phase One has launched version 11 of my chosen raw image editing software Capture One Pro with some great new features that we take a look at in this episode. Video and links on blog: https://mbp.ac/599 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Morocco 2017 Tour Travelogue Part 4
The concluding episode of our Morocco 2017 tour travelogue series, with some beautiful portrait opportunities and a visit to the incredible Portuguese cistern at El Jadida. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/598 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Morocco 2017 Tour Travelogue Part 4
The concluding episode of our Morocco 2017 tour travelogue series, with some beautiful portrait opportunities and a visit to the incredible Portuguese cistern at El Jadida. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/598 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Morocco 2017 Tour Travelogue Part 3
In part three of my Morocco travelogue series, we venture into the Sahara desert to photograph camel handlers with their camels, and more. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/597 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Morocco 2017 Tour Travelogue Part 3
In part three of my Morocco travelogue series, we venture into the Sahara desert to photograph camel handlers with their camels, and more. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/597 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Morocco 2017 Tour Travelogue Part 2
Part two of my travelogue series to walk you through our antics in Morroco, the majestic north-western corner of Africa. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/596 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Morocco 2017 Tour Travelogue Part 2
Part two of my travelogue series to walk you through our antics in Morroco, the majestic north-western corner of Africa. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/596 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Morocco 2017 Tour Travelogue Part 1
Having just completed my first tour of Morocco, today we start a short series of travelogues to walk you through our antics in this wonderful land. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/595 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Morocco 2017 Tour Travelogue Part 1
Having just completed my first tour of Morocco, today we start a short series of travelogues to walk you through our antics in this wonderful land. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/595 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Circle of Confusion, the Airy Disk and Diffraction
In this episode I explain the Circle of Confusion, Airy Disks, and how these relate to Diffraction in our Photography. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/594 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Circle of Confusion, the Airy Disk and Diffraction
In this episode I explain the Circle of Confusion, Airy Disks, and how these relate to Diffraction in our Photography. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/594 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Updating Some of My Photography Mantras
Today I modify a few of my old photography mantras about AWB, full black backgrounds and giving away our art. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/593 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Updating Some of My Photography Mantras
Today I modify a few of my old photography mantras about AWB, full black backgrounds and giving away our art. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/593 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Introducing Photographer's Friend for iPhone and iPad
Photographer's Friend for iPhone and iPad is now available on the App Store for just $2.99 or as a free upgrade if you bought the original MBP app. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/592 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Introducing Photographer's Friend for iPhone and iPad
Photographer's Friend for iPhone and iPad is now available on the App Store for just $2.99 or as a free upgrade if you bought the original MBP app. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/592 Music by Martin Bailey...

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What Focal Length is Closest to Human Eyesight?
In this episode I discuss the focal length of our eyes, and what I consider to be a much more natural focal length if you consider the perspective and relationship between the elements in the scene. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/591 Music by Martin Bailey...

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What Focal Length is Closest to Human Eyesight?
In this episode I discuss the focal length of our eyes, and what I consider to be a much more natural focal length if you consider the perspective and relationship between the elements in the scene. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/591 Music by Martin Bailey...

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MBP Companion App Update
This episode is just to let you know how the development of the replacement for our MBP Companion iPhone App is going. This work is taking so much of my time, this announcement is all I have time to do this week. Sorry! Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/590 Music by Martin Bailey....

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MBP Companion App Update
This episode is just to let you know how the development of the replacement for our MBP Companion iPhone App is going. This work is taking so much of my time, this announcement is all I have time to do this week. Sorry! Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/590 Music by Martin Bailey....

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What Makes a Photograph or Print Fine Art?
In this episode, we tackle the complex subject of what makes a photograph or print fine art. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/589 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Be Ready with Custom Shooting Modes
In this episode, we explore Custom Shooting Modes and how they can help you be ready for various shooting scenarios at the flick of a switch. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/588 Music by Martin Bailey...

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The Balance Between Healthy Learning and Analysis Paralysis
As creative artists, continuous learning is essential, but today I share my thoughts on how you might avoid analysis paralysis. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/587 Music by Martin Bailey...

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The Boot Cleaning Ceremony
Today I explain the importance to me of cleaning my boots after a trip, which I find quite a profound, thought-provoking, process. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/586 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Portfolio for iPad App Review
A review of the Portfolio for iPad app that I'm now using to display my portfolios, with automatic synchronization. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/585 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Shooting and Focusing Techniques for Telephoto Lenses
In this episode, I discuss using long telephoto lenses including techniques on getting sharp shots by keeping long lenses steady and good focusing technique. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/584 Music by Martin Bailey...

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NextGEN Pro Gallery Review and Walkthrough Introduction
This week I've created a video to walk you through the NextGEN PRO gallery that I have recently implemented on my web site. This podcast is to let you know that the video is ready to watch. Video and links: https://mbp.ac/583 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Complete Namibia Tour 2017 Travelogue 5
The final part of our Complete Namibia Tour Travelogue series with more wildlife images from the awesome Etosha National Park. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/582 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Complete Namibia Tour 2017 Travelogue 4
In this episode, we visit the Etosha National Park for Lions, Ostrich, Springbok, and Zebra in part four of our Complete Namibia Tour Travelogue series. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/581 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Complete Namibia Tour 2017 Travelogue 3
Part three in our travelogue series recounting my recent Complete Namibia Tour, as we continue our Sossusvlei and Deadvlei shoots, then move on to photograph the beautiful Himba people. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/580 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Complete Namibia Tour 2017 Travelogue 2
The second travelogue style episode covering my recent Complete Namibia Tour as we visit Elizabeth Bay and then Sossusvlei with the mystical Deadvlei. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/579 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Complete Namibia Tour 2017 Travelogue 1
Today we start a travelogue series to walk you through my 2017 Complete Namibia Tour, starting with the Quiver Tree Forest and Kolmanskop. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/578 Music by Martin Bailey....

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All About ICC Profiles and Working Color Spaces
In this episode, I explain why we need ICC Profiles, what they do, and what to specify at the various stages of the digital workflow. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/577 Music by Martin Bailey...

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The Soul of the Camera with David duChemin
An inspiring conversation with David duChemin about many of the concepts explored in his latest book The Soul of the Camera. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/576 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Soft-Proofing for Print in Capture One Pro and Photoshop
Today I explain why it's best to use a large color space for editing images, and how to soft-proof for print in Capture One Pro and Photoshop. Details and full sized video on blog: https://mbp.ac/575...

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How I Use and Why I Love Apple Photos
In this episode, I walk you through how I use Apple Photos and how I feel it's made the way I live with my photos more intimate. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/574 Music by Martin Bailey...

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How to Avoid Color Issues on imagePROGRAF PRO Printers
This week I share two workarounds for an issue when printing with custom media on the Canon imagePROGRAF PRO printers from Mac OS X Sierra. Details of blog: https://mbp.ac/573 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure Video Released
A short episode to point you to our awesome 2017 Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure Tour video that we just released. Full sized video on blog: https://mbp.ac/572 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Be a Creator Not a Collector of Photographs
In this episode I discuss the difference between being a creator of photographs and simply collecting photographs that others have already made, and how to avoid the latter. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/571 Music by Martin Bailey...

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The Mobile Photographer's Image Management Strategy
In this episode I walk through my current image management and backup strategy, and explain how I easily move between multiple computers. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/570 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Artist Feature - Lee Chapman of Tokyo Times
An in-depth interview with Tokyo street photographer Lee Chapman of Tokyo Times. Full sized video on Blog: https://mbp.ac/569...

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The Effect of Subject Distance and Focal Length on Perspective
In this episode I discuss the relationship between subject distance and focal length and how it effects the perspective in our images. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/568 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Artist Feature - Commercial Photographer Curtis Hustace
An interview with commercial photographer Curtis Hustace about his beautiful still life photography created by light sculpting. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/567 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2017 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour 2 Travelogue #3
The concluding episode in our travelogue series to walk you through the second of my Snow Monkeys & Hokkaido, Japan Winter Wildlife tours for 2017, with a number of Sea Eagle photographs. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/566 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2017 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour 2 Travelogue #2
This week we continue our travelogue series to walk you through the second of my Japan Winter Wildlife tours for 2017 with more crane shots, then some Whooper Swans, White-Tailed Eagles and Foxes. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/565 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2017 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour 2 Travelogue #1
In this episode we start a travelogues series to cover my second Japan Winter Wildlife photography tour for 2017 starting with the Snow Monkeys and Red-Crowned Cranes. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/564 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2017 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour 1 Travelogue #3
This week we conclude our travelogue series for the first of my two Japan winter wildlife tours for 2017, with Foxes and Sea Eagles. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/563 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2017 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour 1 Travelogue #2
This week we photograph the awesome Whooper Swans in part 2 of my travelogue covering my Japan Winter Wildlife Tour #1 for 2017. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/562 Music by Martin Bailey...

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2017 Japan Winter Wildlife Photography Tour 1 Travelogue #1
The first travelogue in a series to cover the first of this year's Snow Monkeys & Hokkaido Japan Winter Wildlife tours. Today we visit the adorable snow monkeys and beautiful red-crowned cranes. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/561 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Tour 2017 Travelogue #4 Saroma
Part four of my Hokkaido Winter Photography Adventure tour travelogues, in which we visit fishing ports and Lake Saroma. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/560 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Tour 2017 Travelogue #3 Wakkanai
In the third travelogue covering my Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure, we circumnavigate the norther-most tip of Japan. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/559 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Tour 2017 Travelogue #2 Haboro
In part two of my Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure travelogue series I share our first coastal shoot images. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/558 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Winter Landscape Tour 2017 Travelogue #1 Biei
This is part one of a travelogue series covering Martin's recent amazing Hokkaido Winter Landscape Photography Adventure. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/557 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Martin's 2016 Personal Top Ten Photographs
In this episode I share my personal top ten images from 2016, along with information about my thinking behind the images and processing etc. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/556 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Yearly Top Ten Photographs Selection Process
As we enter a new year, I'm completing my yearly task of selecting my favorite photos from the previous year, so today I'm going to walk you through my process in Capture One Pro, literally blow by blow as I whittle down my initial selection. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/555 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Workaround and Troubleshooting Print Profile Issues
Today I describe a workaround for a print profile issue I'm seeing, which can also help to troubleshoot general ICC profile issues. Text and Images: https://mbp.ac/554 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Breathing Color Signa Smooth 270 Fine Art Paper
This week I review Signa Smooth 270, a new supple and smooth fine art paper with incredible detail and color gamut, from my friends at Breathing Color. Image and Text: https://mbp.ac/553 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Capture One Pro 10 Simple Adjustment Guide 1
This episode is to point you to a new Simple Adjustment Guide for Capture One Pro, in which I explain how I create a full black background in a beautifully toned black and white image. Video and links: https://mbp.ac/552 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Traveling Smart with Tenba Messenger Camera Bags
A review of the Tenba Messenger line of camera bags that help me to travel smart, as airlines tighten up their carry-on allowances. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/551 Music by Martin Bailey....

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An Interview with Jeffrey Shaw
An inspiring conversation with motivational speaker, business coach, photographer and podcaster, Jeffrey Shaw. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/550 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Iceland Full Circle Photography Tour 2016 Travelogue 4
The concluding part of our four part series of travelogues to walk you through my 2016 Iceland Full Circle Tour and Workshop. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/549 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Canon EF24-105mm f4L IS II Lens Review
A comprehensive review of the new Canon EF24-105mm f4L IS II lens, including some sharpness and distortion tests, as well as some example photos shot in Tokyo. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/548 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Iceland Full Circle Photography Tour 2016 Travelogue 3
Part three of a series of travelogues to walk you through ten more images from Martin's recent Iceland Full Circle Tour and Workshop. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/547 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Iceland Full Circle Photography Tour 2016 Travelogue 2
This week we continue our series of travelogue style episodes to walk you through my Sept 2016 Iceland Full Circle Photography Tour and Workshop. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/545 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Capture One Pro Image Editing and Processing iPhone Video
A video walkthrough of how I'm currently processing and editing my images in Capture One Pro, including screen and keyboard shortcut customizations. View the full sized HD video at: https://mbp.ac/544 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Iceland Full Circle Photography Tour 2016 Travelogue #1
Part one of a four part series of travelogue episodes to walk you through my recent Iceland Full Circle Photography Tour and Workshop. Text and Images: https://mbp.ac/543 Music by Martin Bailey...

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East Greenland Part 4 - Aerial Glacier Photos
The concluding episode of a four part series to share my experiences and ten more images from my recent East Greenland photography adventure, including some pretty special aerial glacier photos. Text and Images: https://mbp.ac/542 Music by Martin Bailey...

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East Greenland Part 3 - Breaching Whale Photos!
The third of a four part series to share my experiences from my recent East Greenland photography adventure, including some breaching whale photos! Text and Images: https://mbp.ac/541 Music by Martin Bailey...

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East Greenland Part 2 - Icebergs and Mountains
Part two of my East Greenland travelogue, in which we visit the Sermilik Fjord, the Johan Petersen Fjord and the Hann Glacier. Text and Images: https://mbp.ac/540 Music by Martin Bailey...

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East Greenland Part 1 - Tasiilaq, Glaciers and Icebergs
Today we start a travelogue series to cover my recent seven day tour of East Greenland, based in Tasiilaq. What an amazing place! Text and Images: https://mbp.ac/539 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Exporting and Printing Images in Capture One Pro
In this episode we look at the many ways in which you can export your images from Capture One Pro, including printing. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/538 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Importing and Organizing Photos in Capture One Pro 9
In this Capture One Pro tutorial, I walk you through my import workflow and provide some tips on organizing your images and catalogs. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/537 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Canon imagePROGRAF PRO-4000 Printer Review
An in-depth review of the new Canon imagePROGRAF PRO-4000 large format printer. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/536 Music by Martin Bailey...

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David duChemin on His Underwater Photography
A conversation with photographer David duChemin about the new edition of his best selling book Within The Frame and about his beautiful new underwater photography. Images and links: https://mbp.ac/535 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Jumping Ship from Lightroom to Capture One Pro 9
In this episode, I explain my motives behind switching from Lightroom to Capture One Pro 9 and share some tips on initiating the switch. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/534 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Don Komarechka the Mad Scientist Photographer
This week I share an awesome conversation with my friend Don Komarechka about his recent full-spectrum, infrared and ultraviolet photography, as well as his stereoscopic 3D macro photography. View photos on blog: https://mbp.ac/533 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Print Viewing Distances and Print Resolution
In this episode I answer a listener question about photographic print viewing distances I explain about minimum print resolution theory and my own standards that I use when printing. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/532 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Protection from Power Surges and Outages
In this episode I relay what I learned from a recent lightening strike how I've implemented surge protection to protect my electronic equipment moving forward. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/531 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Minimalism in Photography
In this episode I discuss minimalism in photography, with ten example images from over the last seven years or so, including my thinking behind the images, and what makes them minimalistic. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/530 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Creative Block and Digital Dilemmas Across Disciplines #2
The digital age has created its own unique dilemmas and new forms of creative block, for both musicians and photographers alike. This is part two of my comparison between the two disciplines. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/529 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Creative Block and Digital Dilemmas Across Disciplines #1
The digital age has created its own unique dilemmas and new forms of creative block, for both musicians and photographers alike. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/528 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Zno Flush Mount Layflat Books Review
This week I review the Flush Mount Album, a Layflat book from Zno, including photos of my own Iceland book, and a brief tutorial on getting started creating your own book. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/527 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Brent Mail on the Business of Photography
A discussion with Brent Mail about the business of photography and his new Photo Profit 8 course. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/526 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Exporting for Web in Adobe Lightroom
This week, I walk you through how to add copyright information to images in Adobe Lightroom, then export them for web with a watermark embedded, and we explore options to automatically optimize image size. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/525 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Exporting for Web in Photoshop Elements
This week I answer a listener question about adding copyright information, resizing images for the Web and adding watermarks to images using Photoshop Elements. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/524 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Namibia Slideshow 4K Video
This week I share a slideshow of photographs from Namibia with around 80 photographs and a number of short videos to depict this beautiful land and her amazing people. Video on blog: https://mbp.ac/522 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Pipe Dreams - Industrial Scenes of Chidori Town
Today we take a look at 10 photos of amazing chemical plants from a recent visit to Chidori Town near Kawasaki in the Kanagawa Prefecture of Japan. View on blog: https://mbp.ac/521 Music by Martin Bailey...

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ISO Invariance in the Canon EOS 5Ds R
In this post I share my findings on ISO Invariance on the Canon EOS 5Ds R Digital SLR camera. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/520 Music by Martin Bailey...

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BenQ SW2700PT Photographer’s Wide Gamut Display Review
A review of the SW2700PT 27 inch wide gamut display, aimed at the photography market. The build and image quality is very impressive, especially when you consider the price of this incredible new offering from BenQ. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/519 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2016 Tour 2 Travelogue #4
The concluding episode of our 2016 Winter Wildlife Tour #2 travelogue series, when we encounter a Northern Red Fox, more Sea Eagles and a Great Spotted Woodpecker. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/518 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2016 Tour 2 Travelogue #3
This week we continue our series of episodes to walk through 40 images from my second Japan Winter Wildlife tour for 2016, and today we visit the Whooper Swans, Sulphur Mountain and the majestic sea eagles. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/517 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2016 Tour 2 Travelogue #2
Part two of a travelogue of my second Japan Winter Wildlife tour for 2016. We visit the "Sound of Wings" bridge again, before going on to two amazing days with Whooper Swans. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/516 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2016 Tour 2 Travelogue #1
Today we start a new travelogue series to walk through a selection of images from my second Japan Winter Wildlife tour for 2016. Details on Blog: https://mbp.ac/515 Music by Martin Bailey....

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Image Selection Workflow After Winter Wildlife Tour #2
This week I walk you through my image selection workflow following my second Japan Winter Wildlife tour for 2016. Images and Text: https://mbp.ac/514 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2016 Tour 1 Travelogue #4
The concluding episode of a four part series to walk through the first of my two Japan winter wildlife tours for 2016, with more sea eagles, some ICM, the Oshinkoshin Falls and a seascape, then a foxy finish. Images and Text: https://mbp.ac/513 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2016 Tour 1 Travelogue #3
The third of a four part series to walk through the first of my two Japan winter wildlife tours for 2016. Today we look at Sea Eagles, Ezo Deer, a Northern Red Fox and an adorable Ural Owl. Images and Text: https://mbp.ac/512 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2016 Tour 1 Travelogue #2
The second of a four part series to walk through the first of my two Japan winter wildlife tours for 2016, continuing with the black-eared kites, white-tailed eagles, red-crowned cranes and whooper swans. Images and Text: https://mbp.ac/511 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Japan Winter Wildlife 2016 Tour 1 Travelogue #1
Today we start a four part series to walk through the first of my two Japan winter wildlife tours for 2016, starting with Snow Monkeys, Cranes and Eagles. Images and Text: https://mbp.ac/510 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Landscape Photography Tour 2016 Travelogue #3
This week we conclude a three part travelogue series to walk you through our Hokkaido Landscape Photography Adventure for 2016. A minimalist photographer's dream tour. Text and Images: https://mbp.ac/509 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Landscape Photography Tour 2016 Travelogue #2
Following our Hokkaido Landscape Photography Tour for 2016, this week we continue our three part travelogue series to walk you through this minimalist photographer's dream tour. Text and Images: https://mbp.ac/508 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Hokkaido Landscape Photography Tour 2016 Travelogue #1
Just back from our Hokkaido Landscape Photography Adventure for 2016, this week we start a three part travelogue series to walk you through this minimalist photographer's dream tour. Images and Text: https://mbp.ac/507 Music by Martin Bailey...

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David duChemin on After the Camera
Today I bring you a conversation with my good friend David duChemin, to talk about his new series of 20 video tutorials called After the Camera, and lots of fun stuff. Links etc. on Blog: https://mbp.ac/506 Music by Martin Bailey...

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My 2015 Top Ten Photographs
This week I share my 2015 top ten photographs that we edited down to last week, with a little information about each image. Images and Text: https://mbp.ac/505 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Selecting My Top Ten Photos for 2015
This week we walk through the process of editing down your year of photos to find your top ten images for 2015. Images and Text: https://mbp.ac/504 Music by Martin Bailey...

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The Zone System and Light Meters in Digital Photography
In this episode, we explore Ansel Adams' Zone System and using a light meter, as well as how this can be applied to digital photography. Images and Text: https://mbp.ac/503 Music by Martin Bailey...

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In Conversation with Ibarionex Perello
Today I share an enlightening conversation with photographer Ibarionex Perello, who's set himself some hard challenges which are taking his photography to a new level. Images and Links: https://mbp.ac/502 Music by Martin Bailey...

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Sekonic L-758D Light Meter Camera Profiles
The Sekonic L-758D is probably the best light meter on the market, and can be made even more useful by creating camera profiles for it, so in this post I walk you through how to do that. Details on blog: https://mbp.ac/501 Music by Martin Bailey...

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