Episode 22 - "Ann Curry is a Better Photographer than You"

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Bill and Jeffery respond to feedback about workshops & websites, famous people buying Leicas, and why taking less pictures is better. Then Bill recounts being ignored by Philip Glass and his methodology behind a group shot of 10 people. Of course Edward Steichen, our photographer of the week, could have done a better job I'm sure.

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Show Notes

Lost Memories (Ferracci created the film as an entry to a competition in Paris that asked filmmakers to imagine what the future will be like. It was shot using a Canon 5D Mark II. Although writing, filming, and editing the footage took only about a day, adding in all the visual effects took Ferracci half a year to complete.): http://www.doobybrain.com/2012/09/18/lost-memories-by-francois-ferracci/

Ann Curry - Photographer (Lieca M9) Calling them ‘photographs’ http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/35927229#35927229

Celebs love the Leica: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/fashion/leica-cameras-favored-by-celebrities.html

John Mayer's post about his M4 http://jhnmyr.tumblr.com/post/25112225337/vintage-new-old-stock-leica-m4-and-35mm-summicron 

Instagram on Huffington Post http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/18/instagram-photography_n_1893230.html?utm_hp_ref=arts

Cheap IR remote for Canon on Newegg http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA07Y0B89552 

Related Books on Amazon Steichen's Legacy Edward Steichen: In High Fashion - The Conde Nast Years, 1923-1937 Edward Steichen: Lives in Photography