Thursday, May 24, 2018
Picturing Success Blog
rick sammon & larry becker talk with the best photographers in the world
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Rick and Victor get into tech stuff to help photographers
Rick is the first to admit he is not a tech guy, unlike Larry who knows his tech. In this episode, Rick talks tech with one of his recent Africa photo safari participants – Victor Abyad. Rick and Victor discuss some of the latest photo tech trends, innovations and changes.
Links from Victor about his work and the tech stuff he and Rick discussed:
Monday, April 30, 2018
Photographing from Zodiacs, Big Ships and Helicopters can be Challenging.
Rick has been to more than 100 countries – which took him almost 68 years of stilling for long hours on plan and in airports. As he says, “It’s not easy having fun,” which will be topic of a future podcast.
In this episode Rick talks with Steve Wellmeier, Managing Director of Poseidon Expeditions, North American office, about how professional photographers can get professional quality photographs while traveling on expedition ships – something Rick has proven in the past.
Rick gives tips on telling a story, photographing birds, using filters, photographing from a Zodiac, processing and downloading.
Rick and his wife Susan will be the photo coaches on the Poseidon Expedition “Highlights to the High Arctic” cruise in 2019. Here the info:
Rick & Larry tackle photography software opinions, misconceptions, and best practices
Back before Rick headed to Africa for a month long workshop, Rick & Larry talked about an editorial about Lightroom. That conversation went down the path to discussing some misconceptions about “broken” software and what kinds of solutions certain pros use and others avoid.
Rick mentioned a great resource for managing your plugins when you upgrade and here’s the link:
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