Lens Whackers

by Adam Peariso, Grant Cooper, Shawn Wagar, Cameron Rhodes

Lens Whackers
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 13
  • Last: 6 Mar 2018
A Podcast that focuses on video production, photography, gear and software reviews, and all things freelance. Hosts: Adam Peariso, Grant Cooper, Shawn Wagar, Cameron Rhodes.

Episodes (13)

  • ep13: Switch-a-roo
    ep13: Switch-a-roo
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    Published: 6 Mar 2018 Duration: 01:07:40
    Adam is thinking of selling all of his Nikon and Sony gear and going full on Canon, for both photo and video. Grant wants to get out of the Adobe subscription ecosystem and is looking into other options such as Resolve, FCPX, Affinity, and ... Read more →
    Adam is thinking of selling all of his Nikon and Sony gear and going full on Canon, for both photo and video. Grant wants to get out of the Adobe subscription ecosystem and is looking into other options such as Resolve, FCPX, Affinity, and ... Read more →

  • ep12: Uncharted with DoP Matt Ziniel
    ep12: Uncharted with DoP Matt Ziniel
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    Published: 26 Feb 2018 Duration: 01:23:38
    All of our hosts are back, this time chatting with Matt Ziniel, DoP of the show Uncharted featuring Jim Shockey. Matt shares his experience filming in some of the most remote places on earth, shooting primarily with RED technology.  Directi... Read more →
    All of our hosts are back, this time chatting with Matt Ziniel, DoP of the show Uncharted featuring Jim Shockey. Matt shares his experience filming in some of the most remote places on earth, shooting primarily with RED technology.  Directi... Read more →

  • ep11: Circle of Steel with DoP Grant Cooper
    ep11: Circle of Steel with DoP Grant Cooper
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    Published: 19 Feb 2018 Duration: 01:12:06
    Adam and Shawn speak with co-host Grant Cooper about his recent experience as Director of Photography on the indie feature film, Circle of Steel, Directed by Gillian McKercher. Grant stutters his way through what seems to be a very emotiona... Read more →
    Adam and Shawn speak with co-host Grant Cooper about his recent experience as Director of Photography on the indie feature film, Circle of Steel, Directed by Gillian McKercher. Grant stutters his way through what seems to be a very emotiona... Read more →

  • ep10: Interview with Einar Johnson (PixelBokeh)
    ep10: Interview with Einar Johnson (PixelBokeh)
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    Published: 7 Feb 2018 Duration: 01:10:52
    Helping us out last minute we interview Einar Johnson of Pixel Bokeh. We chat about how following one dream can lead to another and back again, 360 video, and a little bit of FCPX 10.4. Einar’s career in professional video production began ... Read more →
    Helping us out last minute we interview Einar Johnson of Pixel Bokeh. We chat about how following one dream can lead to another and back again, 360 video, and a little bit of FCPX 10.4. Einar’s career in professional video production began ... Read more →

  • ep9: Adventures in Stock with Vinnie Van Wyk (Featuring Dissolve)
    ep9: Adventures in Stock with Vinnie Van Wyk (Featuring Dissolve)
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    Published: 29 Jan 2018 Duration: 01:07:39
    We chat with Stock Footage/Photo site Dissolve to learn more about their services, including their unique Liftoff Program.  In the 2nd half of the show we chat with one of Dissolves most successful contributors, Vinnie Van Wyk. Vinnie share... Read more →
    We chat with Stock Footage/Photo site Dissolve to learn more about their services, including their unique Liftoff Program.  In the 2nd half of the show we chat with one of Dissolves most successful contributors, Vinnie Van Wyk. Vinnie share... Read more →

  • ep8: FilmConvert
    ep8: FilmConvert
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    Published: 23 Jan 2018 Duration: 48:08
    Adam chats with John and Sam from FilmConvert, makers of a simple software that adds pro-level colour and grain to your video. Grant had an opportunity to use a custom look he built in FilmConvert for the feature film Circle of Steel.   Sta... Read more →
    Adam chats with John and Sam from FilmConvert, makers of a simple software that adds pro-level colour and grain to your video. Grant had an opportunity to use a custom look he built in FilmConvert for the feature film Circle of Steel.   Sta... Read more →

  • ep7: Dax Justin - The Relentless Pursuit of Passion
    ep7: Dax Justin - The Relentless Pursuit of Passion
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    Published: 15 Jan 2018 Duration: 01:12:32
    Dax Justin: photographer, outdoor adventurer, and destination storyteller. In this episode Dax shares his insights on social networking, mobile photography, getting travel gigs, and how these trips can really bring out something unexpected.
    Dax Justin: photographer, outdoor adventurer, and destination storyteller. In this episode Dax shares his insights on social networking, mobile photography, getting travel gigs, and how these trips can really bring out something unexpected.

  • ep6ish: Carnet Update
    ep6ish: Carnet Update
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    Published: 18 Nov 2017 Duration: 16:42
    This Shortasode references Episode #4 - Just the Travel Tips We chat with Anick, a manger of the Carnet Program at the Chamber of Commerce of Canada, who helps provide more information on the Carnet, what it is, who it's for and how to appl... Read more →
    This Shortasode references Episode #4 - Just the Travel Tips We chat with Anick, a manger of the Carnet Program at the Chamber of Commerce of Canada, who helps provide more information on the Carnet, what it is, who it's for and how to appl... Read more →

  • ep5: Erik Naso Interview
    ep5: Erik Naso Interview
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    Published: 11 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:09:53
    Grant and Adam have a lovely chat with Erik Naso, best known for his contributions to high quality gear reviews and his work in broadcast. Updates from the hosts include Shawn's first day at his new job, Cameron’s first day as Shawn, Adam’... Read more →
    Grant and Adam have a lovely chat with Erik Naso, best known for his contributions to high quality gear reviews and his work in broadcast. Updates from the hosts include Shawn's first day at his new job, Cameron’s first day as Shawn, Adam’... Read more →

  • ep4: Just the Travel Tips
    ep4: Just the Travel Tips
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    Published: 1 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:22:41
    The gang chats about their travel experience and share some of their learnings along the way. Also Shawn's got a new job and Cameron quits his to go full-time freelance.   Episode sponsored by Soundstripe.com
    The gang chats about their travel experience and share some of their learnings along the way. Also Shawn's got a new job and Cameron quits his to go full-time freelance.   Episode sponsored by Soundstripe.com

  • ep3: Shawn Survives The Yukon
    ep3: Shawn Survives The Yukon
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    Published: 5 Oct 2017 Duration: 57:52
    The whole gang is back together to hear more about Shawn's production trip to The Yukon, filming for renowned hunter Jim Shockey. We talk gear, the isolated environment, and what it takes to get the job done when so far from civilization. W... Read more →
    The whole gang is back together to hear more about Shawn's production trip to The Yukon, filming for renowned hunter Jim Shockey. We talk gear, the isolated environment, and what it takes to get the job done when so far from civilization. W... Read more →

  • ep2: Jordan & Chris, The Camera Store TV
    ep2: Jordan & Chris, The Camera Store TV
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    Published: 29 Sep 2017 Duration: 52:30
    We chat with Chris and Jordan from The Camera Store TV, a world renowned Youtube channel that focuses on photography and video production gear reviews. Host Chris Niccolls and director/cameraman Jordan Drake are dedicated to bringing you th... Read more →
    We chat with Chris and Jordan from The Camera Store TV, a world renowned Youtube channel that focuses on photography and video production gear reviews. Host Chris Niccolls and director/cameraman Jordan Drake are dedicated to bringing you th... Read more →

  • ep1: Yes, Episode 1
    ep1: Yes, Episode 1
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    Published: 29 Sep 2017 Duration: 11:36
    In this, the first episode of Lens Whackers, we hear from our 4 hosts Adam Peariso, Cameron Rhodes, Grant Cooper, and Shawn Wagar. We provide a short preview of who we are and what to expect from our show.
    In this, the first episode of Lens Whackers, we hear from our 4 hosts Adam Peariso, Cameron Rhodes, Grant Cooper, and Shawn Wagar. We provide a short preview of who we are and what to expect from our show.