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On Taking Pictures

Every week, Jeffery Saddoris and Bill Wadman take on the art, science, and philosophy of photography and explore how they play out behind the camera in the process of making images. Insider insights for the novice, shop talk for the professional, and opinionated discussion for the interested observer of the field's trends and legacy.

Hosted by Bill Wadman and Jeffery Saddoris.

#6: Inspiration & Criticism

February 5, 2012 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 15 minutes

Does seeing the work of Saul Leiter or Herb Ritts hurt or help? What kinds of criticism can you handle and which tear you down? Less news and lots of philosophy, opinion, and deep conversation on this week's show.

#5: Apple Software Exodus

May 29, 2012 at 3:15PM • 1 hour 17 minutes

iPhone camera apps, Facebook vs G+, why Scott Bourne is moving to Lightroom, getting sued for protecting your copyright, the genius of Saul Leiter, and more.

#4: Printing Objects

May 22, 2012 at 3:15PM • 1 hour 10 minutes

Scanning with your dSLR, HCM interview on Charlie Rose, and a discussion of Annie Liebovitz's Olympic photos. André Kertész is Photographer of the Week.

#3: The Future of Film

May 14, 2012 at 10:15AM • 1 hour 11 minutes

Model sues retoucher, PDN talks about the future of film, and the 2.8 Million dollar Leica. Edward Weston is Photographer of the Week.

#2: 3.6 Million Dollar Photograph

May 10, 2012 at 2:15PM • 57 minutes

Copyright claims, the Nikon D800, and the 3.6 Million dollar battlefield photo. Portraitist Yousuf Karsh is Photographer of the Week.

#1: Falling Bears

May 10, 2012 at 9:15AM • 58 minutes

In their pilot episode, Jeffery and Bill take on photographer's rights, the limits of more megapixels, and the contents of New York City's photographic archive. Parisian street photographer from the turn of the last century, Eugene Atget is Photographer of the Week.