New Video—Trey’s Variety Hour
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Thank you Dave Veffer for writing this?Also thank you Keith Barrent for broadcasting live and recording!
0:00:06 Show intro about machetes.
0:00:43 Trey introduces +Lotus Carroll of www.SarcasticMom.com – She is a mommy blogger, writer and photographer from Austin, TX.
0:01:23 Trey tries to introduce +Jeremy Cowart but his internet isn’t working.
0:01:45 We meet +Thomas Hawk, who likes to take pictures, of www.ThomasHawk.com and every other photo sharing site.
0:02:45 +Gordon Laing of www.CameraLabs.com from New Zealand shows us the view outside.
0:03:33 Trey intros +Mike Wiacek who works on the Google security team and likes photography.
0:04:13 We say hello to +Kelli Seeger Kim, who really enjoys macro photography and is just getting started.
0:05:10 Wedding photographer who shoots people +Scott Jarvie, www.jarviedigital.com introduces himself.
0:05:42 Trey introduces +Jim Davis, a nature landscape photographer from Canada.
0:06:25 +Keith Barrett of www.KeithBarrett.com and www.KeithBarrett.tv introduces himself.
0:07:45 This is where they start talking about photos the hangout guests are working on.
0:08:26 Thomas shows images he has been working on. Thomas is about 2 years behind on processing but he skipped ahead and is showing something from a couple weeks ago at the Austin City Limits Music Festival.
0:15:00 Now Lotus shows us her photos from the same music festival. She mentions how she crops differently sometimes based on where the image will be shared.
0:17:53 Gordon’s turn. He recently converted from Windows to his new Macbook Air (I did the same recently and it’s awesome).
0:19:32 Gordon got his screen shared but immediately dropped his connection. 🙁
0:20:18 Kelli shows off some of her work taken with her new 100mm Canon macro lens. Trey mentions a tip about sugar water.
0:24:34 Now it is Jarvie’s turn. He shows some images he took on stage during a concert at the Utah Symphony.
0:29:26 Lotus shows a macro of a flower and the gang discusses “poor man’s macro” photography where you shoot with the lens off camera.
0:31:55 Discussion of lens changing techniques.
0:33:30 Portrait and wedding photographer +Dustin Meyer of www.dustinmeyer.com shows some of his photos.
0:38:56 Trey shares some of his new photos from Iceland and Burning Man as well as some discussion about his use of iPhoto for his portfolio final images.
0:45:45 Thomas discusses his thoughts on the awesomeness of Google+.
0:48:00 Lotus tells us what she thinks about Google+ and shares some advice for how to get a following.
0:49:21 Kelli chimes in with some of her thoughts on keeping an audience and what she gets out of the community here on Google+.
0:51:50 Street photographer +Leanne Staples of www.leannestaples.com shows us some of her images from the latest New York photo walk. A conversation about all the photo walks that have been happening because of G+ ensues.
0:58:35 Trey hints at his top secret iOS app that will be free and should be out soon. It will be called Stuck On Earth and it sounds very exciting.
1:00:12 We meet +Simon Gelfand from Israel and also +Philip Rawson from Missouri.
1:01:28 Leanne shows us another image and tells how she got the shot. Trey pulls up one of Leanne’s images and discusses with Thomas. Leanne talks about her process.
1:09:41 Thomas and Leanne talk about shooting philosophy and about how with time and experience can come a way of seeing the world. A conversation about Google+ vs Flickr ensues.
1:13:20 Trey talks about his unplanned traveling lifestyle.
1:14:34 Leanne ponders what the future of photography is. Will photography be considered art? Thomas gives his thoughts.
1:18:17 Thomas talks about how he manages to shoot and process as many images as he does.
1:19:54 The group discusses how photographs can age like wine and what the future will hold.
1:23:19 Lotus gives her thoughts on shooting self portraits. Trey is so excited he can’t contain himself. 😉
1:26:44 Trey shows off his Hello Kitty Fujifilm camera that he got in China.
1:28:10 Wrap up conversation. We finally find out who is or isn’t wearing pants.