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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...
Street Shots Ep.41 – “Off To Market”

Street Shots Ep.41 – “Off To Market”

(image by antonio m. rosario) Do you have images that might be worth something sitting on your computer? Why not put them out in the world where keyword searches will get them in front of folks who might want to buy them with the click of a mouse! As a former stock...
Street Shots Ep.40 – “Transitions” Interview with Jim Goldstein

Street Shots Ep.40 – “Transitions” Interview with Jim Goldstein

(all images courtesy/copyright of Jim M. Goldstein) On this 40th Street Shots episode Tom’s away but Antonio has a peer-to-peer conversation with San Franciso-based photographer Jim Goldstein. Jim is well known for his landscape and travel work as well as his...
Street Shots Ep.39 – Mash Up!

Street Shots Ep.39 – Mash Up!

(image courtesy Sidney Blake) In this special episode, Tom and Antonio team up with their Canadian counterparts, Sid and Mac, from the fabulous ShutterTime photography podcast to make a super mega mashup show. The STM guys have long been fans of Sid and Mac’s podcast...
Street Shots Ep.38 – Dream On

Street Shots Ep.38 – Dream On

image ©antonio m. rosario In this episode, Antonio and Tom take some time to share with the listeners the photo projects and jobs they each dream of doing. What are the obstacles that get in the way and what do you need to do to make your dream photo project come to...