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Street Shots Ep.36 – 1 Camera, 1 Lens, No Problem.

Street Shots Ep.36 – 1 Camera, 1 Lens, No Problem.

image courtesy of Emilio Grajales The Switch to Manual Guys are back in the saddle with this first episode of 2016. It just so happens that Antonio and Tom were both out of the country and both decided to travel with only one camera and one lens. Antonio brought his...
Street Shots Ep.35 – True Confessions

Street Shots Ep.35 – True Confessions

G-Train (image by antonio m. rosario) While Tom is away at school, Antonio has the keys to the podcast again and he thought he might squeeze in one more episode before the end of the year going over his photography “recipe,” letting loose on his...
Street Shots E.34 – Seasoning

Street Shots E.34 – Seasoning

image by tom martinez So it’s the holiday season and you’re itching to get that shiny new camera working, but you don’t want to take yet another holiday “snapshot.” The Switch to Manual Guys have a few thoughts about how to have fun by tapping...
Street Shots Ep.33 – Photograph the Familiar

Street Shots Ep.33 – Photograph the Familiar

(Brooklyn Bridge – Antonio M. Rosario) Is your photography starting to feel like the movie, Groundhog Day? Are you shooting the same subject over and over and over? If so, you’re gonna love episode 33 of Street Shots which is all about “finding novelty in the...
Street Shots Ep.32 – The Photo Expo

Street Shots Ep.32 – The Photo Expo

(Photo Plus Expo at Javits Center, NYC) This episode, Antonio visits the Photo Plus Expo in NYC and gives a small report from the field. The PPE is one of the largest photography trade shows in the US and has always taken place in NYC in late October. Many...
Street Shots Ep.31 – A Little Rusty

Street Shots Ep.31 – A Little Rusty

Street shot at Photoville, Brooklyn, NY The STM guys are back together and they’re just a little on the rusty side. Tom made it safely across the country to his new home base and Antonio fired up Skype and Street Shots is back in business. Now that they’re separated...
Street Shots Ep.30 – Fuji Fifties

Street Shots Ep.30 – Fuji Fifties

On this special 30th episode, Antonio invites friend and podcasting mentor, Victor Cajiao (from the Terra Tech podcast), to fill in for Tom while he settles into his new digs. Victor and Antonio discuss what it’s like using the newest of Fujifilm’s “X”...
Street Shots Ep.29 – The Light Mappers

Street Shots Ep.29 – The Light Mappers

Photography at its most basic is about capturing light. There are all kinds of light: natural, artificial, diffused, transmitted, reflected, ambient, and so on. In this episode of Street Shots, listen to Antonio and Tom discuss what kind of light turns them on and how...
Street Shots Ep.28 – Seeing With Fresh Eyes

Street Shots Ep.28 – Seeing With Fresh Eyes

Tom has an announcement which leads us into this week’s discussion. We all know the thrill of going somewhere new to take in and photograph the sights. You tend to notice all kinds of colors and textures, landscapes and people. But how do we walk through our...
Street Shots Ep.27 – Someday Your Prints Will Come

Street Shots Ep.27 – Someday Your Prints Will Come

(Epson 3800 printer with 17″x22″ print) Most photographers today spend endless hours reviewing images on a computer screen, rarely having the thrill of holding an actual print. In this episode the Switch to Manual Guys talk about the joy of printing and...
Street Shots Ep.26 – Reigniting the Passion

Street Shots Ep.26 – Reigniting the Passion

Antonio, Tom, and Jean Miele at Marine Park, Brooklyn As thrilling as photography can be, we all go through periods in which we lose touch with our creative muse. Life overwhelms us, we get busy, and the camera gets dusty. In this episode the Switch to Manual Guys...
Street Shots Ep.25 – The Ten Thousand Foot View

Street Shots Ep.25 – The Ten Thousand Foot View

(image by Tom Martinez) Every photographer knows the feeling of being subsumed in a tsunami of images, though truth be told we mostly see those last few hundred images we’ve taken when we glance at our photo library. In this 25th episode, the Switch to Manual...
Street Shots Ep. 23 – Lone Wolf

Street Shots Ep. 23 – Lone Wolf

(photo by Antonio M. Rosario)     This episode Tom is on leave and Antonio’s got the keys and went nuts. No, not really. So a slight change in format this week as he discusses a new iPhone camera attachment that’s hitting the market, the DxO One,...
Street Shots Ep.22 – Weather or not, you SHOULD shoot!

Street Shots Ep.22 – Weather or not, you SHOULD shoot!

(photo by Antonio M. Rosario) Ever look out the window on a rainy day and think, “Dammit, I wanted to take some pictures today?” Well, think again! Less than ideal weather offers all kinds of creative opportunities for shooting and post-production edits...