The Active Photographer – Episode 83: Why Older Kit Is OK, TooBy
This week: I’m in conversation once again with photographer/writer Hugh Graham, who was one of my lecturers when I studied photography at University.
With my attentions turned towards making a kit purchase this past week, Hugh and I discuss why photographers shouldn’t feel obliged to look at the very latest models when updating their equipment.
Some quick links to things mentioned in this show:
- Nikon D7000 DSLR
- Nikon Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D
- Nikon Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G AF-S
- Canon 5D Mk II DSLR
- Canon 5D MkIII DSLR
- Henri Cartier-Bresson, photographer
- Chris Packham, photographer/presenter
- Leica cameras
- Hasselblad cameras
- Ansel Adams, photographer
- National Portrait Gallery, London
- Roger Fenton – Photo: Valley Of The Shadow Of Death
- The Lens Doctor
- Nikon D2H SLR
Music featured in this episode is courtesy of Matt Stevens. You can check out more of his work here.
Giles Babbidge is a professional photographer based in Hampshire, UK. He is the producer of the popular weekly podcast, The Active Photographer, which offers a fascinating glimpse behind the scenes of his life as a working photographer.
Giles shoots imagery for commercial and editorial clients, specifically working within the business and outdoor markets.
You can find out more by following the links below.
Company: Giles Babbidge Photography
© 2011 Giles Babbidge
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