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  1. Holiday Photography | The Weekly Briefly

    On this week’s episode of The Weekly Briefly I’m joined by my former podcasting partner in crime, Ben Brooks. We talk about (a) what sort of camera you should buy if you want to upgrade from your iPhone, and (b) how to increase your chances of snapping a few awesome photos of friends and family during the holidays (and pretty much any other time).

    Notes and links:

    Fuji XE2

    Fuji X100T

    Olympus E-PL5 and E-PL7

    Olympus E-M10

    Panasonic GM1

    Casey Liss’s photo of Erin and Declan

    Ken Rockwell’s X100T review

    Stu Maschwitz: How to take good photos for under $1,000

    Flare for Mac and iOS

    VSCO Film and VSCO Cam

    Lightroom review on The Sweet Setup

    Camera connection kit for iPad

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    Podcast: Download (Duration: 1:11:42 — 49.3MB)

    http://weeklybriefly.net/holiday-photography/

    —Huffduffed by aaronh

  2. Fire Phone | The Weekly Briefly

    This week I’m joined by my pal, Ben Brooks, to talk about the Amazon Fire phone and Amazon compared to Apple as two different manifestations of companies that have “obsessive attention to detail”.

    Links:

    The Brooks Review

    Amazon Fire phone

    Amazon’s Whale Strategy

    Shawn Today, Episode 400

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    Podcast: Download (Duration: 49:32 — 34.1MB)

    http://weeklybriefly.net/fire-phone/

    —Huffduffed by aaronh