TWiP Apps 12: Astropad; Make Your iPad Pro Astronomical

If you’ve ever tried to paint, draw, or retouch in an app like Photoshop using the mouse, then you know how cumbersome it can be. The drawing tablet is the long loved tool of professional image-makers allowing them to incorporate pressure, tilt, and natural hand movements into their work. Tablets though are expensive, and take some getting used to while you learn to paint here, but watch there. Tablets that allow you to paint directly on the screen are incredibly expensive — or at least they were, until now. If you own an iPad Pro and an Apple Pencil, then you’re just one app away from a whole new brushing experience.

TheFIX 073: iOS Photos – Quick Tips

New to the iPhone? Or, just need some tips working with the iOS Photos app? On this episode of TheFIX, Seán Duggan shows some of the essentials for working with the iOS Photos app on your iPhone or iPad. We cover the Camera Roll, the date and location-based organization offered by Moments, Collections and Years, as well as the Smart Albums created by iOS, and albums that you create.We also look at the Maps and Search features to find images based on where and when they where photographed.

TWiP 457 – Chasing Color

Instagram is changing its' algorithm for displaying photos - how will this affect photographers? Plus Apple announces a new iPad with sensors to automatically adjust the display based upon the ambient light conditions.

TWiP 383 – iMac 5K – Bigger, Better, Stronger, Faster.

In this episode of TWiP, Martin Bailey & Derrick Story join Frederick Van Johnson to talk about Apple's most recent hardware announcement including new iPads and a new iMac with a 5K display. Plus Adobe releases a utility to help Aperture users migrate their libraries over to Lightroom.

TWiP 374 – Breaking All the Rules

Host: Frederick Van Johnson Guests:  Valérie Jardin & Don Komarechka This week on TWiP... Nikon settles D600 class action suit Music artists who don’t appreciate their photo being taken Manc...

Getting Stuck On Earth

If you're looking to plan your next photo trip, you may want to give this free app a try. Read on to find out why Stuck on Earth has become an indispensable tool for discovering new photo opportunities.

TWiP #245 – Photoshop, Sony Alpha A57, and the iPad

This week on TWiP, Adobe teases about enhancing video in Photoshop, Sony announces the new Alpha A57, is the new iPad's retina display bad for photographers? Plus a discussion on making money with photography. And a very special interview with celebrity Photographer Michael Grecco.

Review: Apple Brings iPhoto to the iPad

Apple completes its iLife suite for iOS with the introduction of iPhoto for iPad. We took it for a spin and came away with some pretty favorable impressions - and a few annoyances.

iPad Photography Magazine Roundup

The iPad has created an outlet for magazine publishers to sell and distribute their content in a new way. Here, we take a look at some of our favorite photo magazines on the iPad.
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TWiP Interviews – Trey Ratcliff

By popular demand, here is the interview with Trey Ratcliff that is contained within Episode 192. A few folks asked for a way to listen to the interview only, so being the people-pleasers that we are, here you go.

Samsung Galaxy Tab, Photographer Tool or Toy?

PhotoComment editor Tristan Hall gives his first hand thoughts on the new Samsung Galaxy Tab. One of the first serious contenders to Apple's iPad tablet. Does this tablet stand up against the larger iPad? Or does having a smaller footprint make this a device you're more likely to take with you. Read on to find out.

TWiP #185 – PixSylated

This week on TWiP: Is Nikon prepping for a "mirrorless" pro camera?, Are phone cameras the next copyright violators, and the discovery of one of the greatest street photographers of the 20th century... after she was gone.

TWiP #163 – The End of Medium Format?

On this episode of TWiP, Joseph talks about his cross-country drive across America. People Magazine iPad Launch is stalled by photographer disputes. Ansel Adams' trust sues over garage sale negatives. And with Canon's announcement, is this the end of Medium Format cameras?
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TWiP #144 – Sausages, Whips, & Latex

Scott returns to the podcast this week to discuss NAB. Scott has been busy on a bunch of projects including and as well as speaking at various conferences and photographing birds down in Florida. Scott spent most of his time shooting video so the guys discuss some of the gear Scott was using.
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TWIP #127 – iPad for Photographers

This week: The iPad - What's in it for Photographers? More thoughts on when and when not to shoot, and special guest hosts Rick Sammon and Derrick Story.