What is that perfect lens if you were cast away on a desert island with one piece of glass to document your travels?
We talk Platon, books, even posing chairs and the perfect wedding band. It’s an eclectic episode today.
Remember to email the show with any questions and thoughts about photography during the time of lockdown: [email protected]
Charity Ltd Edn Framed Prints from Fujifund
Visit fujifund.org for more details but in a nutshell, he has got 16 official Fujifilm Ambassadors (Kevin include) to submit one image.
Each image will be professionally printed and framed by Digitalab and all profits go to charity.
The website is live now, with the sale starting on 20th May and is for a limited period of time.
Each day, here on the Fujicast we will show you one of the images that are on offer.
This is Rinzi Ruiz’s image; Going Down
We discuss terrible & great wedding band music
Whist we lament the failings of having a Motown song as your disco opener, Kevin suggests the best wedding band he’s heard is The Indie Killers.
50% Discount on a book from Andreas Jorns
Andreas Jorns is an amazing exponent of black and white photography. A reader sent us a link to his website – you MUST check it out.
You can get 50% off his latest book by using the code in this instagram post.
Neale is a huge fan of Platon
Matthias Focks, who brought our attention to Andreas Jorns also reminded us of a great FREE film currently on the Netflix Youtube Channel (no Netflix account needed) about the great photographer Platon.
Incidentaly, Kevin had already added this video to our FujiCast Video library and you can see some more of the recent films below.
Beautiful ‘zines from Cafe Royal
Kevin already has a selection of “zines” from Cafe Royal, but if you’ve never heard of them, check them out.
They produce around 60 issues every year and cover the very best of British Photography.
Daily Caption Challenge
Steven Johnson: Steve, apologise to the dog….that thing isn’t a thermometer. Steve Ford: yeah it may be fast but can your whippet do 4k? Gwilym Cooper: No no, you keep recording, I'll watch for the chips 🐕 Dale Stephens Todd: (the dog) was disappointed to learn that the "bring a Mike to work day" wasn't quite what he was expecting.