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5 photographers (Brent Bergherm, Jeff Harmon, Connor Hibbs, Erica Kay, Brian McGuckin) take turns covering listener questions, photography news, and the famous photography “doodads” of the week with each round table discussion episode. This is the podcast for enthusiast and professional photography nerds who want to level up and master their photography–without the fluff of a “talk show.” The team has a special skill for covering advanced level photography techniques in a way that less exper ...
 
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What will I do with six months off of work? A part of me simply can’t believe it’s even happening. Listen in for the details I have planned thus far for my sabbatical experience of 2021. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 115 for May 11, 2021 Announcements A lot of great pics are coming in for the new topic for May: #SpringFlowers Please…
 
I really enjoy doing these listener submitted image reviews. I’ve also got a few more details about the workshop I’ll be doing in Minnesota this fall. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 114 for May 2, 2021 Introduction This is Latitude Photography podcast, the show for travel outdoor photographers to learn, grow and be inspired. I am you…
 
It’s my mission to help you work through any blockades you have in creating better and more meaningful photography. In today’s episode we look at this notion of understanding your photography, and maybe it’s better to say understanding your point and purpose in photography. When that is clear to you, it’s much easier for everything else to fall int…
 
Today I’m talking with Matt Bishop about shooting the pre-production K3iii and some of the areas he was able to take it to that are close to home. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 112 for April 16, 2021 Announcements Upcoming topic for listener images reviews. IN THE WATER Reviews pushed back to the week of the 26th–30th of April Stay …
 
Reviewing listener submitted images is fast becoming one of the highlights to my month. This time around we’re reviewing the topic Under the Sun. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 111 for April 4, 2021 Useful links: Get some free resources here: https://brentbergherm.com/info/resources/ Get on the list for updates on Latitude Photograph…
 
One of the things I love about photography is the blend of its technical aspects and the creative aspects. The same can be said about web design, without good technical skills your site will fall flat. Without good design the same will happen. Today’s conversation helps us understand what works and what doesn’t for your website. This is Latitude Ph…
 
We’re taking a walk down nostalgia lane a bit with today’s conversation. We’re looking in to a listener project that has resulted in a book being published and there’s still tons more work to do! This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 109 for March 19, 2021 Useful links: Forgotten Pieces of Georgia Website: https://forgottenpiecesofgeorgia.c…
 
For me, the learning never stops. And I’ve said many times that if I ever do stop learning then it’s probably time for me to hang up the hat and go do something else. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 108 for March 14, 2021 Useful links: Get some free resources here: https://brentbergherm.com/info/resources/ Get on the list for updates …
 
I process all my images in Lightroom Classic and have been using it since version 3. But it can be a beast to figure out, especially when you’re new. So I figured it’s time to tackle this subject and we’ll do it by answering your questions. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 107 for March 10, 2021 Useful links: Get some free resources he…
 
Everyone needs headshots. It used to only be those at high positions in bigger companies were the only people who needed professional headshots, but thanks to social media it is something everyone needs. Here is how a photographer can get started into meeting some of that demand. Headshots Are About People The first thing you have to do is work ...…
 
To me, a quality print is the ultimate manifestation of a fine photograph and I just love this conversation with a fellow printing enthusiast. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 106 for February 28, 2021 Useful links: Get some free resources here: https://brentbergherm.com/info/resources/ Get on the list for updates on Latitude Photograp…
 
The common mistakes made by photographers that prevent their websites from begging noticed by people looking for their services and/or images. Should Photographers Have A Website Here In 2021? With so many social media options today, does a photographer really need a website? Instagram is made for photos, and there so many people are active on soci…
 
Photographing people can be such an amazing experience, and can deliver wonderful pictures too. Today I’m talking with a photographer that has dedicated his photographic life to doing just this. You’re listening to Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 105 for February 7, 2021 Useful links: Enroll in my Master Photo Printing course. https://brentbe…
 
What Is An L-Bracket? Unlike other pieces of equipment, like say the intervalometer where it seems like the name of the thing is overly complicated, an “L” bracket is a pretty simple thing. A piece of metal in the shape of an “L”. The long side of the L goes under your camera and screws into the tripod mount, the ... The post 5 Reasons Every Photog…
 
Today we’re talking about one manufacturer’s approach to camera design and a bit about the Astro-tracer feature that’s built-in to one of their cameras. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 104 for January 24, 2021 Useful links: Enroll in my Master Photo Printing course. https://brentbergherm.com/training-center/course-info/master-photo-pr…
 
When you’re shooting in extreme conditions it’s important to be well prepared. Listen in as a my friend Joshua Holko and I discuss how he approaches these situations. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 103 for January 24, 2021 Useful links: Enroll in my Master Photo Printing course. https://brentbergherm.com/training-center/course-info/m…
 
Summary I recently rented the Sony A7C and went snowshoeing in the Sun Valley area. It was a short but fantastic time and I got a few good images to share with y’all too. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 102 for January 18, 2021 Useful links: Enroll in my Master Photo Printing course. https://brentbergherm.com/training-center/course-in…
 
What Is Luminosity Masking? Check out Photo Taco episode What Is Luminosity Masking from November 2018. What’s New In Lumenzia v9? Check out Greg’s release notes page and the video demonstrating the new features. Here are Greg’s favorite new features: Fade slider Reload the last orange preview layers. Sky button (sample from all layers, choose repl…
 
Today we talk more about goals for the coming year and I thank a few listeners for their participation in the Facebook group. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 101 for January 8, 2021 Useful links: Enroll in my Master Photo Printing course. https://brentbergherm.com/training-center/course-info/master-photo-printing/ Get some free resour…
 
2020 Photography Predictions Nick – Sony releases the A7iv – I think this camera will be a minor update from the riii, mostly ergonomic, with some minor tweaks in the internals. Same sensor, better view finder, bigger grip, better eye and animal AF. After the massive success of the a7iii.. The A7iv will be a little lackluster, but a decent ... The …
 
Useful links: View this conversation and the pics on YouTube: https://youtu.be/4jof4t5eClU Enroll in my Master Photo Printing course. https://brentbergherm.com/training-center/course-info/master-photo-printing/ Get some free resources here: https://brentbergherm.com/info/resources/ Palouse Shoot-n-Print Photography and Printing Workshop Get on the …
 
We are coming to the close of another year. I highly recommend every photographer go through the photos they created in 2020 and choose the ten best. I have talked about this many times here on Master Photography and did an episode of why and how to choose your top ten photos over on Photo Taco. Doing a top ten ... The post Stretch Your Photography…
 
Summary Every now and then it’s good to look at what’s happening in life and to assess our position, skills and desires with our photography. In this episode Tom Wagner and I dive into the topic of setting SMART goals for 2021. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 99 for December 17, 2020 Useful links: Enroll in my Master Photo Printing co…
 
Check out the full instructions and show notes for this episode in the Practical Guide To Color Space Workflow For Photographers. Doodads of the Week Jeff: SMALLRIG Multi-Functional Ballhead Clamp Magic Arm Adapter ($11). Very helpful little gadget that allows me to attach things to my light stands or tripod. I use it mostly for a receiver of a wir…
 
Tips on how to get started in doing team and individual (T&I) sports photography, including a way to quadruple your potential for income! Check out the full how-to article that goes along with this episode over at https://phototacopodcast.com/getting-started-with-team-sports-photography/ The post Getting Started With Team and Individual Sports Phot…
 
Summary In today’s episode we talk all about tripods and why we love to use them. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 98 for December 11, 2020 Useful links: Enroll in my Master Photo Printing course. https://brentbergherm.com/training-center/course-info/master-photo-printing/ Get some free resources here: https://brentbergherm.com/info/re…
 
When I first came across Joshua Holko’s name I saw it attached to the description of “Polar Photographer.” I thought to myself, that’s interesting. Then I took a look at his work and was immediately impressed. Thank you for joining us today as we dive in to what it takes to make fantastic images from some of the coldest regions of the planet. Links…
 
What is White Balance? White balance is the color temperature of the light illuminating what you are shooting. It can range from 1,000 Kelvin through 10,000 Kelvin. Different types of light sources have different color tints that will affect the colors in your photo. Light Type Color Temperature in Kelvin (K) Candle Flame (orange) 1,000 – 2,000 Hou…
 
Shooting Family Portraits We have a studio space in our house where we can do some portrait shooting, but our clients far and away prefer to be outdoors for their family portraits. Not sure that is true everywhere, and maybe it has to do with the beautiful mountains and canyons available to us within a very short time here in ... The post HIGTS – F…
 
Why Should Photographers Care About Shutter Count? Shutter count, more specifically the shutter actuation count, is something that I think every photographer should know about. Now this isn’t something that will make you a better photographer. It won’t improve your image quality. So maybe some of you won’t find this episode very interesting, but I …
 
$200 Isn’t Much For a Photographer, Right? I am betting your reaction is similar to what mine was and many others had to the post. $200 just isn’t a lot for a photographer. However, the more I thought about it, and saw comments on the post from other listeners, the more I liked the topic and the suggestions. I think ... The post What Can a Photogra…
 
This topic has really been on my mind recently as I’m in the final stages of building my home office from scratch. I literally mean, there was nothing, but a garage shell. I put up three walls, a raised subfloor on the concrete floor, the ceiling and then ran all the electrical etc. It’s small, but it’s a beautiful space ... The post Our Creative S…
 
The Master Photography Facebook group has had a lot of questions posted recently about how photographers go about pricing and licensing their photos. Most have never done this before. Here is the advice from an expert, Jim Harmer, a trained but non-practicing attorney who also spent over 10 years as a professional photographer. Photographers should…
 
Sharing Images On Social Media Matthew Wells posted this question on the Master Photography Facebook Group “I am not sure what is happening with Instagram. I have noticed that with some pictures when I start to post them, it strips out some of the editing. But only with the jpegs I have saved out of Photoshop. Lightroom exports post ... The post Sh…
 
I have tried creating photos using a telescope and my camera. It didn’t go well. I asked my friend Steve Brazill, who has used a telescope to create some incredible photos of the moon, in hopes that I could figure out what I have been doing wrong. I am thinking/hoping that most of the problem was the crummy telescope I ... The post How To Take Phot…
 
In August of 2020 the news hit that Canon had become an official third-party integration partner to Google by enabling their new image.canon service to send photos to Google Photos. What does that mean for photographers? Is this the wireless workflow photographers are dreaming about? What Is The image.canon Service? Canon released a new cloud servi…
 
Learn how to add the 5 fields Google requires for new licensing information to be shown in their Google Images Search engine to your photos using Lightroom Classic Some big changes are coming in 2020 to Google Images Search. If photographer provide the right information to Google’s bots constantly indexing the Internet, image results in Google Imag…
 
In this solo episode of the podcast I decided to ask listeners what they would like the topic to be this week. I gave them one hour to offer suggestions and then went through most of them. How To Deal With Ugly Greens In Photos First up as a suggested topic came from Breanna Miller who asked: “I struggle a ... The post Most Fun With Photography app…
 
What is your Super Power? That’s the topic of today’s episode. Understanding our personal super power can help you better understand why it is that you make the photographs you make, and it can also help you realize areas where you may need some work. If you have no idea what we’re talking about here listen in and see how you end up answering the q…
 
The world has been a crazy place thus far in 2020. Like many of you, we haven’t had as many opportunities to get out and shoot thus far this year. However, we have done some shooting. Let’s walk through the details of 5 landscape photos to help you learn and/or get inspired to get out and shoot (safely)! The Shots ... The post How I Got The Shot – …
 
Did you get out to shoot NEOWISE? The comet that took the astro photography community by storm last month? I hope so. It was a great excuse to escape the humdrum of life for a bit and to really push the boundaries of what we’re comfortable with. In this episode we’re talking about our experiences and the fun times had in making these images. Links …
 
We’re going to learn about how one photographer has significantly changed lanes and has made a totally new career path for himself. I think a lot of people have an interest in doing this and today we get practical advice for how to go about making this happen. Links Mentioned in today’s show: August 2020 discount code: Latitude50 Check out Out of C…
 
Introduction Welcome to the Master Photography Roundtable part of the Master Photography Podcast Network! You are joined by thousands of photographers listening to this show who are all on the same journey to master their photography. I am Brent Bergherm, the host for this episode, and I am joined by Juan Pons! Juan, thank you for joining us, I’m v…
 
Today we’re heading to Costa Rica with Juan Pons. Costa Rica is a destination that I’ve longed to shoot for quite some time now, but I’ve never been able to make it. So I did the next best thing, or at least the next best thing that I can do at the moment, that is I’m having a great conversation with a talented photographer and we’re gonna live vic…
 
I’ve always had an interest in history related items. And of course, as a photographer, when you’re looking at historic processes that’s even more interesting. Today I’m talking about three alternate processes for making prints and it’s just a thrill to share this with you today. This is Latitude Photography Podcast, Episode 92 for July 23, 2020 Li…
 
9 Tips For Young Beginning Photographers We recently got some really fun feedback from a listener Gianna Kirschner: “Dear Master Photography Podcast, my name is Gianna and I’m 10 years old. I love your podcast and listen to all the podcasts you make. I listened to your newest podcast and I’m going to try to shoot/see the neowise tonight or ... The …
 
Learning composition is likely the #1 goal for many photographers. My goal is to make it so natural I don't even need to think about it. In this lesson I talk about the thinking that goes on behind the scenes and what I went through as I made some of my favorite images. The rules don't always apply to all images. Getting familiar with them is requi…
 
What is Neowise? Neowise is a comet. One that scientists say only comes around once every 6,800 years! It has been something that the photography community has been writing about for a couple of weeks now. Photographers have a couple more weeks here in July 2020 to shoot the comet. Check out this link for more information on the comet ... The post …
 
We’re talking a bit about the new Canon gear and heading back to the Photo Quest topics as well. Links Mentioned in today’s show: Find Rick’s website here: https://ricksammon.com Buy Rick’s Books on Amazon, Photo Therapy: https://amzn.to/2VSG468 Photo Quest: https://amzn.to/2ZMEmnH Enroll in my Master Photo Printing course and get a full year of LP…
 
I’ve been busy with a lot of things and haven’t been here on MPP for a bit. We sold our home, made an offer on a new one and we’re just waiting for the process to play out now. I’ve made three different short trips to the Palouse region and am busy working on my Latitude Photography School, I’ll comment ... The post Canon Announcements with Mary Ma…
 
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