TWiP 338 – Holiday Gifts for Photographers


Host: Frederick Van Johnson with Darlene Hildebrandt and Martin Bailey

This week on TWiP…

  • Chicago Sun Times re­hires some of the photographers they replaced with iPhones
  • Nikon firmware update kills 3rd party batteries
  • TWiP’s Holiday Gift Giving Guide
  • And an interview with photographer Steve Brokaw


Interview with Steve Brokaw

Listen in at the end of the show for Frederick’s conversation with photographer Steve Brokaw. To learn more about Steve and to keep up with everything he’s up to, check out his website at http://stevenbrokawphotography.com/

You can also follow Steve on Twitter or circle him on Google+

[tabs style=”default”]

[tab title=”Top Stories”]


[tab title=”Holiday Gift Ideas”]

Martin’s top 5 items:

  1. Drobo 5D 
  2. Really Right Stuff BH55 Ball Head
  3. An ND400 filter
  4. Bergeon 5733 Air Blower
  5. Craft & Vision Gift Cards

Darlene’s top 5 items:

  1. Give the gift of education: buy your loved ones a photography class, ebook or DVD – dPS ebooks
  2. Capture Camera clip Pro system  (review of it on dPS)
  3. A funky lens coffee mug from Photojojo.com – Nikon or Canon
  4. Camera-sutra t-shirt from Trey’s Stuck in Customs store
  5. Pixelsticks


[tab title=”Picks of the Week”]


[tab title=”Other Links Mentioned”]


Please Support our Sponsors:


This podcast is brought to you by Shutterstock.com – with over 20 million stock photos, vectors, illustrations, and video clips. If you’re looking for images for your website or blog, print ad, trade show swag or even apps, Shutterstock.com is the way to go. Over 10,000 new images added each day. For 30% off your new account, go to Shutterstock.com and use the offer code TWiP12.


This episode is also brought to you by Squarespace, the all-in-one platform that makes it fast and easy to create your own professional website, portfolio or online store.  For a free trial and 10% off, go to squarespace.com and use offer code TWIP12.

Connect with Our Hosts & Guests:

Darlene Hildebrandt: WebsiteTwitterGoogle+

Martin Bailey: WebsiteTwitterGoogle+

Frederick Van Johnson: WebsiteTwitterGoogle+


Pre-production by: Bruce Clarke

Post production by: Suzanne Llewellyn & Vince Bauer

Bandwidth provided by: Cachefly

Intro Music by: Scott Cannizzaro

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

Stay informed, get on the list!