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FAP Episode #49 - Hampton, NH Hotel Fire & Beware of Photo "Contests"

faplogosmall On this episode of Fireground Action Photography the gang's all here.  We're joined by our infamous "East Coast Crew" - Joe Brown, Ted Pendergast, Rick Nohl and our old buddy Damian "Jug" Drella.  Rick debriefs a large structure fire which occurred in Hampton, NH and we discuss the challenges he faced with not only the cold temperatures and high wind conditions but the seaside environment. Join our "Fireground" Flickr community, upload your images to the comment/critique forum and join in any of the ongoing conversations. As always, you can find out more about your hosts Craig Durling and Ross A. Benson by visiting their websites.  Follow Craig Durling, Ross Benson, FAP, Joe Brown, Rick Nohl, Ted Pendergast and Damian Drella on Twitter.  Become a fan of FAP on Facebook! Subscribe to the podcast via iTunes here. (Duration 01:05:59 )
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FAP Episode #42 - So Cal Wildfire Update w/Joe Brown

faplogosmall (Duration 01:29:06) On this episode of Fireground Action Photography we are joined by Joe Brown who turns the tables and interviews Craig about his coverage of the recent Southern California wildfires.  Joe also has some advice for freelancers who may need to update some IRS paperwork.  Joe shared a link to an impactful video on cell phone use and you can view it HERE. Don't underestimate the power of your Twitter account!  Photographers can use it for marketing, networking, advertising and more (if you use it right). Join our "Fireground" Flickr community, upload your images to the critiuque forum and join in any of the ongoing conversations. As always, you can find out more about your hosts Craig Durling and Ross A. Benson by visiting their websites. Subscribe to the podcast via iTunes here.
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FAP Episode #36 - The Triumphant Return of Joe Brown

faplogosmall (Duration 01:26:16) On this episode of Fireground Action Photography we're joined by photographer Joe Brown.  We chat about a mish-mosh of relevant topics including a cool new iPhone app called "Emergency Radio" that lets you monitor the audio streams from departments across the country, a report on a large church fire in Cambridge, Mass., a Flickr group update and more.  Craig debriefs a recent photo project which sparks discussion on several topics.  Check out Ted Pendergast and Rick Nohl's websites for images from the Cambridge church fire.  Did you know that Fireground Action Photography now has it's own Facebook page?  Become our friend!  Also, AKDave posted a link in the Flickr group to an interesting article from JEMS on EMS photography. As always, you can find out more about your hosts Craig Durling and Ross A. Benson by visiting their websites.  You can follow your panelists on Twitter by clicking on their name here:  Joe Brown, Craig Durling and Ross A. Benson.  Subscribe to the podcast via iTunes or download the mp3 file here.
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FAP Episode #30 - Water, Water Everywhere!

faplogosmall(Duration - 00:49:24) On this episode of Fireground Action Photography we're joined by Fire Photographers Timothy Tonge and Joe Brown. Joe has just returned from covering an ice rescue in Woburn, Massachusetts and shares the story, his experiences, observations, thought process and workflow. We also announce that FAP will now be produced every other week instead of weekly. Oh, and I spill water all over myself. Here are some related links you may find useful: JoeBrownPhotos.com - The photography of Joe Brown PerfectMomentPhotography.com - The photography of Timothy Tonge FirePics.net - Joe's ice rescue images (you may need to sign in to view) TheBostonChannel.com TheBostonHerald.com Fireground Action Photography Flickr Group

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FAP Episode #29 - Fire Photo Roundtable #1

faplogosmall(Duration - 01:00:00) On this episode of Fireground Action Photography we're joined by Fire Photographers Timothy Tonge, Ted Pendergast, Joe Brown and Ross A. Benson for a roundtable discussion on several topics: making ethical and moral decisions at an emergency scene, professionalism, how you approach a given scene, your mental checklist at a scene and scene safety. Here are some related links you may find useful: JoeBrownPhotos.com - Featuring the photography of Joe Brown PerfectMomentPhotography.com - Featuring the photography of Timothy Tonge FirstDuePhotos.com - Featuring the photography of Ted Pendergast Fireground Action Photography Flickr Group

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FAP Episode #28 - Nikon Chat & More on Available Light

faplogosmall(Duration - 01:00:50) On this episode of Fireground Action Photography we're again joined by photographers Timothy Tonge and Joe Brown. We'll chat about Nikon with these long-time Nikon users as well as continue our discussion on available light shooting techniques. We'll also update everyone on our recent poll results. You can also watch the video which we streamed live as we recorded this episode on Stickam. Here are some related links you may find useful: www.joebrownphotos.com - Featuring the photography of Joe Brown Perfect Moment Photography - Featuring the photography of Timothy Tonge Fireground Action Photography Flickr Group Fireground Action Photography #28 - LIVE VIDEO courtesy of Stickam.com

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FAP Episode #27 - Portrait Photography

faplogosmall(Duration - 01:09:00) On this episode of Fireground Action Photography we're joined by photographers Timothy Tonge and Joe Brown. Tim and Joe bring us some tips we can all use to take spectacular portraits. Whether you take portraits of firefighting personnel, dignitaries or your local soccer team, you're sure to get something out of this episode. Using images in our Flickr Group for reference, click on the link below and follow along with us! Here are some related links you may find useful: www.joebrownphotos.com - Featuring the photography of Joe Brown Perfect Moment Photography - Featuring the photography of Timothy Tonge Fireground Action Photography Flickr Group Fireground Action Photography - LIVE VIDEO courtesy of Stickam.com Strobist.com - A fantastic blog on lighting for photography

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FAP Episode #23 - Joe Brown, Marketing & Getting Your Images Published

faplogosmall(Duration - 01:00:19) On this episode of Fireground Action Photography we're joined once again by New England-based photographer Joe Brown. Joe joins us in a roundtable discussion in response to an email we received from listener Laurel Burk asking about how to market your images and get your work published. What are some dependable methods for getting your "brand" out there in the industry. It's more about reputation and relationships than you may think. Here are some related links you may find useful: Joe Brown Digital Photography: www.joebrownphotos.com Listener Laurel Burk's Website: www.rimrockreflections.com Leo Laporte & the TWiT Network Firepics.net - A great online forum for the fire photography community Sportsshooter.com - An online forum for working sports photographers FireRescue Magazine Submission Guidelines Firehouse Magazine Submission Guidelines Jems Magazines Submission Guidelines

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