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Street Shots Ep. 56 – Language of Lenses

Street Shots Ep. 56 – Language of Lenses

(image courtesy of mac sokulski) The lens you use says a lot about what how you express yourself in your photographs. Each lens has its own vocabulary, its own “language,” as it were. In this episode, Antonio is joined by the fabulous Mac Sokulski from the Shuttertime...
Street Shots Ep.55 – Lonely Streets

Street Shots Ep.55 – Lonely Streets

(image courtesy of © jeffrey stone) In this special 55th episode, Antonio interviews Virginia-based photographer Jeffrey Stone, a fellow street shooter who he recently followed on Instagram. Inspired by such great photographers as Ernst Haas and Saul Leiter, Jeff has...
Street Shots Ep.54 – Special Affects

Street Shots Ep.54 – Special Affects

(image © antonio m. rosario In this episode, Antonio and Tom discuss those images which have had some profound affect on their both of their lives. Both Switch to Manual guys grew up in an era where certain images had longevity and prominence. But in this day of image...
Street Shots Ep.53 – What’s Your Profile?

Street Shots Ep.53 – What’s Your Profile?

(image © antonio m. rosario) What are picture profiles, also known as “film simulations” on some cameras, “presets” and “filters” in image processing software? What’s the point of applying picture profiles to the photos you take? Is...
Street Shots Ep.52 – Sensorama

Street Shots Ep.52 – Sensorama

Is bigger truly better? Are the larger sensors in digital cameras better at producing higher quality images than smaller sensors? In this episode, Antonio is joined by the fabulous Mac Sokulski from the Shuttertime with Sid and Mac Podcast to tackle this endless...
Street Shots Ep. 51 – Hello, Operator?

Street Shots Ep. 51 – Hello, Operator?

(image by antonio m. rosario) Today, everyone’s a photographer. But are we all just “camera operators” or are we artists? This episode, Tom and Antonio tackle an issue brought up in a recent article on the photography blog site PetaPixel, pondering the question of...
Street Shots Ep. 50 – “Fifty!”

Street Shots Ep. 50 – “Fifty!”

(photo by stm friend dana burch) It’s Street Shots fiftieth episode and Tom is back! It’s been a busy time for STM guy Tom, what with, oh, getting MARRIED and such! So on this special episode, Antonio and Tom do some appropriate catching up and do talk...
Street Shots Ep.49 – The Good, The Blog & The Ugly

Street Shots Ep.49 – The Good, The Blog & The Ugly

(image by antonio m. rosario) This episode, Antonio is joined by Mac Solkulski of the ShutterTime with Sid and Mac podcast to discuss the current state of photography blogs. They discuss the differences between blogs and news sites and give some recommendations to the...
Street Shots Ep. 48 – Photo Expo 2016 Vol.2

Street Shots Ep. 48 – Photo Expo 2016 Vol.2

(photo ©antonio m. rosario) In this episode, Antonio follows up with two more interviews from the Photo Expo that happened in late October in NYC. Also, he shares a deeply personal message about a major life...
Street Shots Ep.47 “Photo Expo, Vol. 1”

Street Shots Ep.47 “Photo Expo, Vol. 1”

On this special episode, join Antonio as he walks the floor of the Photo Plus East expo at the Javits Center in NYC. Photo Plus is one of the largest photo shows in the country. Attending the show are all sorts of photography equipment vendors and a panoply of other...
Street Shots Ep.46 “Rule The Streets”

Street Shots Ep.46 “Rule The Streets”

(image © antonio m. rosario)   Antonio decides to share his street photography “rules of thumb” on this episode of Street Shots.  While not hard and fast rules, per se, these guidelines were compiled from Antonio’s extensive experience of...
Street Shots Ep.45 “To STM or Not to STM?”

Street Shots Ep.45 “To STM or Not to STM?”

(photo © antonio m. rosario) Since Tom’s away on a well deserved vacation, Antonio is joined this episode by one of the great hosts of that fabulous photography podcast, “ShutterTime with Sid & Mac,” Mac Sokulski (long considered as one of the STM guys’ Canadian...
Street Shots Ep.44 “Switch to Mirrorless?”

Street Shots Ep.44 “Switch to Mirrorless?”

(image by antonio m. rosario) On this 44th episode, the STM guys take on the discussion of mirrorless cameras. Because of a hand injury, Tom has been considering a mirrorless camera as a secondary body because of their light weight and ease of use. He asks Antonio of...
Street Shots Ep.43 “Skill or Talent?”

Street Shots Ep.43 “Skill or Talent?”

(Photo of Antonio taken Antonio)   Is photography a skill or talent? Antonio is on his own today exploring the question of whether or not photography is a technical skill that can be learned by anyone or a talent that’s innate or perhaps some combination of...
Street Shots Ep.42 “Many Mickles Make a Muckle”

Street Shots Ep.42 “Many Mickles Make a Muckle”

(image by tom martinez) Many mickles make a muckle. What the heck does that mean? Well, it’s an archaic phrase meaning many small things add up to one big thing. In this episode of Street Shots, the Switch to Manual guys discuss all the small things photographer...