TWiP #253 – The Retouching Debate


This week on TWiP we’re discussing possible entry-level full-frame dSLRs from Nikon & Canon, a teenager petitions Seventeen magazine to publish non-airbrushed images, the Olympics is looking to ban the sharing of photos via social networks, and home furnishing giant IKEA is getting into the camera market.

Also, an interview with the founder of GlamourCon – Bob Schultz.

Part I

Part II

The interview with Bob Schultz, Founder of GlamourCon

[box]We record TWiP every Wednesday at 6pm Pacific, so be sure to circle Frederick on Google+ to catch the show.


Hosts: Frederick Van Johnson, Martin Bailey, Doug Kaye, Ron Brinkmann

Episode Overview

This week:

  • Are Canon & Nikon working on entry-level full-frame dSLRs?
  • A teenager petitions Seventeen magazine to publish more non-airbrushed images.
  • The Olympics planning to ban the posting of photos and videos from the games on social networks.
  • Is IKEA getting into the camera market?
  • Plus Frederick sits down for a special interview with Bob Schultz to talk about GlamourCon.

Doug Kaye, Martin Bailey, and Ron Brinkmann join Frederick Van Johnson to discuss these topics and more on this week’s episode of TWiP.

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1. Canon and Nikon working on entry-level full-frame dSLRs

2. Teenager petitions Seventeen magazine to publish more non-airbrushed images

3. Olympics to ban social network photos from the summer games

4. Ikea enters the camera market

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Martin Bailey: Canon GP-E2 GPS Receiver

Doug Kaye: UPstrap

Ron Brinkmann: SloPro for iPhone

Frederick Van Johnson: Frederickvan.com/photo-gallery powered by http://slideshowpro.net/


[box] Book Recommendation

The iPad for Photographers: Master the Newest Tool in your Camera Bag by Jeff Carlson


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Connect with Our Hosts & Guests:

Bob Shultz: GlamourCon Website or Twitter

Doug Kaye: www.blogarithms.com or www.twitter.com/dougkaye or Google+

Martin Bailey: www.martinbaileyphotography.com  or www.twitter.com/martinbailey or Google+

Ron Brinkmann: www.twitter.com/ronbrinkmann or www.digitalcomposting.com or Google+

Frederick Van Johnson: www.mediabytes.com or www.twitter.com/frederickvan or Google+


Pre-production by: Bruce Clarke
Post production by: Suzanne Llewellyn
Bandwidth provided by: Cachefly
Intro Music by Scott Cannizzaro
Photo Credit: Zach

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