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Apr 3, 2017
Mar 27, 2017

Cool Photo Tools #112 March 27, 2017

In this episode, Jay and Rhonda discuss some essential photo accessories on Amazon.com.  How to get rid of that gummy stuff duct tape leaves behind. A closer look at the Canon Selphy Printer CP1200 and why a pro might need three or four. Plus, it’s very cool!

Amazon.com Affiliate Awesome Photo Tools

Foto&Tech Clear Medium Battery Storage Case

LabelManager 160 Handheld Maker

Clif Bar (2.4 Ounce Protein Bar, 12 Count)

Gaffer Tape Real Professional Premium Grade Gaffer Tape

WD40 

Lighter Fluid 

Higo LED Slap Armband Lights for Running Glow Bracelet. 

Streamlight LED Pen Light with Holster Stylus Pro

Gerber Recon Multicolor Flashlight for Painting with Light 

Impossible-Project Eley Kishimoto Special Edition Instant Film for Polaroid 600 Cameras

Canon Selphy CP1200 Printer 

Canon Selphy 108 Print Pack   

Canon Selphy Battery for Self Contained Printers

ICC Profiles for Canon Selphy Printers Ken Tam

ICC Profiles for Canon Selphy Printers FineArt Mathias Heinz

Polaroid Zinc Printer 

Fujifilm Instax Printer

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Amazon.Com  Cool Photo Tools Store!
Adorama.com: More Than A Camera Store!
MacPhun Software, Makers of Aurora HDR for Macs Only!
SkillShare.com Get Your First 3 Months for $0.99! (cancel anytime)
LifePixel.com
Kelly Moore Camera Bags
Topaz Labs.com - Photoshop Plugins
GraphicRiver.net - Photoshop Actions

Feb 27, 2017

#108: Hasselblad Masters Competition 2018, FastPictureViewer & More!

In this episode, Jay and Rhonda discuss the Hasselblad Masters Competition, and in general, winning a photo contest. Speaking, of Hasselblad, they joined forces (and finances) with DJI to help produce their new medium format digital camera. Some laptop banter about Asus and Alienware, Rhonda shops at BestBuy and comes away with a good deal. Jay shows a Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects plug-in that turns your still photos into a watercolor animated title sequence for $28.

Links:

Hasselblad is Giving Away Cameras! 2018 Masters Competition 2018

Hasselblad and DJI Join Forces (Via DPReview.com)

DJI Osmo

Arizona Game and Fish Photo Contest

Hoodman Loupe

FastPictureViewer Codec Pack 

Asus Chromebook

Dell Alienware Computers and Laptops

Spyder 5 Colorimeter

Lexar 512GB CFast 2.0 Memory Card BHPhotoVideo.com

BestBuy.com

Adobe Creative Cloud

Envato.com Themeforest, VideoHive, Photodune, GraphicRiver.Net

Watercolor Motion Kit VideoHive.net

Adobe Cs6 Stand Alone is no more. Via LifeHacker.com

ONA Camera Bags onabags.com

The Tenba Messenger Bags

If you enjoy the Cool Photo Tools Podcast and website, we thank you so much! If you would be so kind, help us continue by patronizing our sponsors.

Amazon.Com  Cool Photo Tools Store!
Adorama.com: More Than A Camera Store!
MacPhun Software, Makers of Aurora HDR for Macs Only!
SkillShare.com Get Your First 3 Months for $0.99! (cancel anytime)
LifePixel.com
Kelly Moore Camera Bags
Topaz Labs.com - Photoshop Plugins
GraphicRiver.net - Photoshop Actions

Feb 20, 2017

#107: Special Guest: Adobe Product Manager Josh Haftel on Lightroom Mobile!

Special Guest: Adobe Product Manager Josh Haftel brings us up to speed on Lightroom Mobile.
Rhonda, Jay, and Josh also discuss: Are pro photographers losing customers to camera phones?  Where have all the camcorders gone? The iPhone killed the Flip Cam.  Is Computational photography the next big thing? Josh talks about his days at Nik/Google and tells about his favorite Nik Plug-in. Jay admits he bought all the Nik filters and more! Rhonda can't pick just one...

Links:

JoshHaftel.com

Nik Filters by Google

SnapSeed for Android

SnapSeed for iOS

Adobe Lightroom Mobile

Adobe Creative Cloud

DNG Negative Format

Vivezza 2

 Silver FX Pro

The Flip Cam

The iPhone 7 Plus

Huawei P9

Computational Photography

Adobe CC Subscription

Lightroom.Adobe.Com

Fuji Acros Film Type

Samsung Android Camera

Kodak Camera Phone Ektar 100 with Snapseed Built In.

Scheimpflug Effect 

If you enjoy the Cool Photo Tools Podcast and website, we thank you so much! If you would be so kind, help us continue by patronizing our sponsors.

Amazon.Com  Cool Photo Tools Store!
Adorama.com: More Than A Camera Store!
MacPhun Software, Makers of Aurora HDR for Macs Only!
SkillShare.com Get Your First 3 Months for $0.99! (cancel anytime)
LifePixel.com
Kelly Moore Camera Bags
Topaz Labs.com - Photoshop Plugins
GraphicRiver.net - Photoshop Actions

Jan 30, 2017

#104: Leica Sofort, Retro Tripod, fingerprint hacking, Pulse Remote, and Plop-ups!

Cool Photo Tools Podcast #104: Godox AD200 Flash, Lenses, Magnetic Filters, Light Feathers, Prop Wings and a Cool Monitor Holder! Jan 30, 2017

In this episode, Jay and Rhonda discuss new flash units from Godox/Flashpoint,  Lenses from Zeiss, and Rokinon. Manfrotto Xume Lens Filters , Light Feathers, Prop Wings,  The Lume Cube,  and a Cold Shoe Monitor Holder from Edelkrone!

Flashhavoc.com

Godox AD200 Witstro Cordless

Godox 360 Flash

AlienBees

Einstein Studio Strobe

Adorama.com Flashpoint

MagnetMod.com

Zeiss Milvus 2.8/18mm Lens

Manfrotto Xume Lens Filter Suite Manfrotto.us

Rokinon 20mm f/1.8 ED AS UMB Lens  BHPhotoVideo.com

Pleixglas Feather   LightPaintingBrushes.com

Jason D Page Jasondpage.com

TheCrookedFeather.com Alexis Noriega

Youtube TheCrookedFeather.com

Nikon CoolPix S33

PCMag.com Dell’s 27” Canvas Display

Wacom Cintiq Monitor

Dell 32” 8K Monitor

Edelkrone Monitor EVF Holder

Manfrotto Lumie

LUME CUBE

Panasonic GH5

Jan 23, 2017

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Amazon.com
LifePixel.com
Kelly Moore Camera Bags
Topaz Labs.com - Photoshop Plugins
GraphicRiver.net - Photoshop Actions

 

#103: Leica Sofort, Retro Tripod, fingerprint hacking, Pulse Remote, and Plop-ups!

In this episode, Jay and Rhonda discuss why Photography is More Better for 2017 (and more Sharper)  plus Plopup Blockers, Adblockers, Rum & Cokin Filters, and Nikon D500, 360fly, Flashpoints, more Snarky Comments.

JustinHaugen.com

Facebook: Tucson Aspiring and Professional Photographers

Moto360 2nd Gen

Telegraph.co.uk Peace Sign Selfies Could Let Hackers Copy Your Fingerprints

Leica Sofort Design Instant Picture Camera

AdGuard AdBlocking Software

PopPhoto.com POP Awards 2016

Nikon D500 Best Camera of the Year

360fly 4K Best 360 Camera

Adorama Flashpoint Xplor 600 TTL (Godox)

Cokin Filters Retro Riviera Classic Tripod

LonelySpeck.com/PureNight Astrophotography

PureNight Light Pollution Reduction Filter

Pulse: The Ultimate  Camera Remote AlpineLaboratories.com

PetaPixel.com Brides Magazine: Make Sure Photo is using a Cannon!

Martha Stewart Magazine

Capture One Pro 10

LightinFocus.com Photo Manipulation before Photoshop

Godox Strobes

Adorama.com Flashpoint (Godox)

 Adorama Flashpoint TTL Strobe with Lithium Batteries Canon or Nikon or Sony

Godox V860

Flashpoint R2 TTL Remote Transmitter

Flashpoint Auto Stand

Godox Wireless Triggers

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