Chris Luckhardt welcomes Michael Gakuran to the show to discuss his adventures photographing Hashima Island and other abandonments, Japanese festivals and underwater scenery. They also discuss Michael's early adoption of mirrorless cameras, techniques for promoting your photography online and when the Daily Mail stole his Hashima Island photos.
Ren Bostelaar and Chris Luckhardt dedicate the episode to the odyssey of Chris' exploration and photography of Japan's abandoned Hashima Island. The island was recently featured as the villain's lair in Skyfall, the latest James Bond film, giving Chris' photos a sudden surge of publicity. This week's featured photographer is Bryan Weiss.
Ren Bostelaar and Chris Luckhardt discuss a variety of topics this week, including: photo expos, celebrity photographers, Ren's new Fuji X-Pro1, free lensing, Chris' ongoing photo licensing saga, wifi cameras and the awkwardness of cameras using Android. This week's featured photographer is Kirk Squires of Newfoundland.