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Changes at photokina

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The world's leading trade fair for photography will appear in 2018 with a brand new setup. From then on, there will be a new cycle, new topics and a new date.

The photokina will take place annually and as of 2019 it will also have a new date in may.

In this video Marc Ludwig talks to Christoph Menke, the new project manager of photokina, about those changes.

photokinaTV - Accurate Color for HD Video

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X-Rite is back in the studio and this time we discuss colormanagement for HD video!

Calibrating your monitor is always the first step to excellent results, but there is more. By setting a custom white balance, especially for multi-cam setups is key to get good results. Add a simple three-step-color adjustment in Premiere or Final Cut and your are set for color grading that will make your videos appear in the color you choose and not leave this to chance!

 

FotoTV.News 14: Rencontres d'Arles 2011

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In this news we report about the Rencontres d'Arles 2011 in France.

We pickted out three interessting aspects of the festival which might give you a good overview about what is happening there.

There is the Mexican Suitcase with old pictures from the spanish civil war, the inside out project where you can make nice pictures of your own and an interview with Mat Jacob about the photographers network tendance floue.

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FotoTV.News 13: Sony World Photography Awards 2011

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In this edition of FotoTV.News we report on the recent Sony World Photography Awards 2011. This year's the event was held at the Odeon Theater in London.

This growing competition with over 105,000 entries from 162 countries is truly a world event. We have Scott Gray from the World Photography Organization to give us an overwiew and an invitation to particpate in next years competition.

Both the open and the professional competitions include many categories. There are also awards for recognition and achievement. This years winner for "Outstanding Contribution to Photography", Magnum photographer Bruce Davidson is on hand to share his current interests and upcoming projects.

We share the winning photos in such diverse categories as After Dark, Arts/Culture, Smile, and Panoramic, from which a single overall winner is declared. The over-all winners from both the open and professional categories and their works are featured with some live coverage direct from the reception at the Odeon.

See who received the coveted L'Iris d'Or and find out how you can participate
in the next competition.

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FotoTV.News 12

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Continuing in our news coverage of Europe is the most recent FEP Congress in Lyon. In this film we get the chance to talk with press chief Jorgen Brandt. After a short description about who and what is the FEP, he gives us a run down on the planned events and some of the featured speakers. He also hints to the next congress that will likely be held in Austria.

We also had the opportunity to talk with FEP President  Neil Warner.  He explains the importance of the awards, of the recognition and the prestige that it carries in Europe. He also shares with us the definitions of  the award categories, Qualified European Photographer, the Master QEP for which there are only 40 recognized, the European Photographer of the Year, the Fine Art / Image of the Year and the Emerging Talent award that recognizes talent under 30.

He assures us that these winners and their works will serve to inspire and actively promote the organization. Join us for this special look at a very special organization.

FotoTV.News 11

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It's time to start the New Year and that means check your calendars, so we get a look at the new "Heavy Equipment Calendar" for 2011. A real splash in 2010, this years calendar brings the same attractive illustrative photoshop finish. Heavy Metal as art, get 'em while they last.

Good news for RAW shooters. A new standard for memory cards is in the works. Next year's proposed debut will see capacities of 2 Terabytes at speeds of 500 mbs. Capacity takes another quantum jump.

Leica is in the news. It's not about market survival, revenue has doubled. Keeping up with demand is the new challenge. This is welcome news for our friends in Wetzlar.

Out with the old and in with the new. After a recent function update to the site we are now addressing content and we're asking for your contribution. Please be sure to make your voice heard in our survey.

We get a sneak preview of an upcoming interview. Marc had a chance to talk to Joe McNally about his work.

Always on the lookout for new and interesting material, we get a look at Desert Birds. A recent book release from Werner Bartsch showing retired aircraft in the desert.  A tribute to the pioneering spirit of mankind and flight.

You can download a podcast of this news show at:

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FotoTV.News 10 - Palm Springs Photo Festival

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Here with a special newscast dedicated to the upcoming Palm Springs Photo Festival, Jeff Dunas is on-hand to describe this special 6 day event.

This upcoming festival (27.3-1.4 2011) is dedicated to hands-on applied photography. Intended for professionals or advanced amateurs, this event is all about inspiration, education and integration.

Set in the desert oasis town of Palm Springs, California, the festival is packed with workshops from professional photographers and seminars being directed by major photo product's own in-house trainers. Prospective visitors are encouraged to book now for this great opportunity. Learn more about it!

You can download a podcast of this news show at:

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FotoTV.News 9 - Lucie Awards

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In this installment of our news show Marc relates his recent whirlwind tour of New York. In addition to being on hand for the Photo Plus Expo he also attended the annual Lucie Awards. 

These prestigious awards are often considered the equivalent  to receiving an "Oscar" in the photo community. The Lucie Awards constitute a four day gala extravaganza culminating in a black-tie presentation at the Lincoln Center. Marc had the opportunity to discuss with founder Hussein Farmani the background activities of the Lucie Foundation throughout the year, its mentoring programs, scholarships and grants.

Marc manages to squeeze a few words in with one of this year's recipients Howard Bingham, before getting to some genuine footage from the presentation. This is an annual event and the Lucie Foundation is sponsoring festivals around the world so we encourage you to get involved.

You can download a podcast of this news show at:

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FotoTV.News 8 - PHOTOPLUS EXPO

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A good way to launch the Fall season is to visit New York. Marc was on-hand for both the Lucie Awards and for this years biggest photo exhibition in New York Photo-Plus Expo Marc talks with the Exhibition Director Jeff McQuilken on the size of the show, and what to expect if your attending.

There's info on trends in the industry from the inside track and an overview on exhibitors and growth of the show from both Asian and European exhibitors. He also gives us the date for next year's show  (Oct 27-29 2011) with tips when to book seminars so mark your calendars and don't miss out on this very special event.

We also get to see the new edition from Focal Press; Ralph Lambert's excellent book "Way beyond Monochrome" Practically a Bible for film users now with lots of applicable crossover techniques for digital photography as well.

Always one to find new and interesting content on the World Wide Web. Marc has a new address with lots of interesting info to share, so be sure to checkout www.pixIQ.com

You can download a podcast of this news show at:

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FotoTV.News 7 - photokina 2010

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Welcome to the latest installment of FotoTV news. Here's the latest happenings.

We're breaking out the party hats here to celebrate a major milestone here at FotoTV. Our 1000th film is in the can! And what a film it is!  Here you'll get a preview of renowned photographer Lucien Clerc at work shooting on the beaches of Camargue in the South of France

The countdown has begun to kick off the worlds biggest photo tradefair; the Photokina. Right here in our home-town Cologne, Germany. What a homerun hit for us! FotoTV has been asked to produce live on-site coverage, so here you`ll get a preview of our custom glass studio, from where we will be producting all the latest news, trends, interviews and up-to-the-minute happenings live from the trade-fair floor. If you're planning to be there on Friday ...come celebrate with us in traditional Cologne fashion!

Another advance look we offer is a glance at the fascinating portfolio of Michael Schlegel. B&W photography
at it's best with timeless, poignant views from the world's last frontiers: Iceland and Australia.

Finally a look at, and a bid to participate in our annual charity, the Karma Calendar / Doctors for theThird World.

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