News – Our best and worst shoots this past month.
Ryu loved shooting José Mourinho and didn’t like Euro league final, whilst Syd had a quiet month and only shot an AFC Champions League match – which he liked.
We introduce… Michael Brown.
Ryu and Syd interview Michael Brown, a sports photographer and owner of a sports photography business from Australia.
Mike’s website: Photoworx
Mentioned in the interview: Homeless World Cup
We chat about all aspects of Workflow.
– Adobe Bridge and Photoshop
– Adobe Lightroom
– Apple Aperture, iPhoto
– Windows Picasa 3, Live Photo Gallery
– Camera Bits Photomechanic
– iView Media Pro
Our monthly competition for our readers and listeners and last month’s theme was “emotion”.
The winner is Ekaterina Lokteva from Moscow and her image can be seen on the rotating image at the top of our website. Her flickr photostream is here.
Here are the links to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place photos.
The June competition it’s liquid. Goto our BLFS flickr group page for competition rules.
Far Post, Near Post
Our readers’ questions of the month. This month, we discuss Raw versus JPEG file formats for sports photography.
GAS of the month
- Think Tank – Urban Disguise 50 and 60 camera bags
- CustomSLR – C-Loop and Split Strap
- Capture Camera Clip System
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