TWiP 487: Amputees en Vogue

[smart_track_player url=”″ color=”6a1915″ title=”TWiP 487: Amputees en Vogue” artist=”TWiP 487″ ]

TWiP 487: Amputees en Vogue

On this week's show: Sony’s new 4K Action Cam adds optical image stabilization. Paralympic athletes replaced with able-bodied models in Vogue campaign. Plus a tourist is jailed for flying his drone in Havana.

Links Mentioned in This Episode

Picks of the Week

TWiP 487 is brought to you by:


This episode is brought to you by FreshBooks, the super–simple cloud accounting software that’s giving thousands of freelancers and small businesses the tools to save time billing and get paid faster. Try it free at

TWiP Patreon

TWiP needs your help. We’ve started a Patreon campaign in hopes that you will help support the network so we can take TWiP to the next level. That means, new shows, more hosts, more TWiP! Please consider donating a few bucks at



Related Articles


  1. Perspective and compression are a function of camera to subject distance, not focal length. Although depth of field would not be the same for the same aperture, your 42.5mm on a micro four thirds camera will produce the same compression as an 85mm on a full frame camera, if the subject to camera distance is the same. Enjoy your 42.5mm Frederick!

    1. Gustavo, you’re absolutely correct. I don’t know where my mind was on this one! I, like many photographers, was misinformed and only learned the correct reasoning around a year or two ago but my mind keeps reverting to old knowledge. I even did some tests to prove it to myself when I was faced with the new knowledge!

      One thing that focal length WILL affect, as you mention, is depth of field; the lens design itself will also have an impact on bokeh. Both important attributes for a portrait lens. All reports seem to state that this 42.5mm lens is awesome. 🙂

      Thanks very much for posting the correction!

    2. I understand exactly what you are saying! This is one of those photography concepts that are sort of counter intuitive and you keep forgetting them. I guess that is one of the reasons why photography is so interesting!

Discover more from TWiP - This Week in Photo

Subscribe now to keep reading and get access to the full archive.

Continue reading