January 11, 2017
We're back with this bonus episode, part 2 of our chat with travel photographer Bruce Percy. After the initial interview in part 1 we switched the mics back on and chatted some more about some of Bruce's influences including Michael Kenna, and we also talked about his portraiture work and shooting film.
We really hope you have enjoyed these two episodes with Bruce Percy, why not check out more of his work at www.brucepercy.co.uk and let him know you enjoyed listening. You can find him on Twitter or via his site.
Sam & Paul will be back next week with the Take a View winner of 'The Landscape Photographer of the Year' award in 2016 - Matthew Cattell, why not subscribe to make sure you don't miss any episodes!
As usual a big thanks to WexPhotographic.com for supporting the show, they are the UK's premier camera equipment supplier, make sure you check them out if you need new or used camera equipment.
For more please visit www.TheTogcast.com, or follow us on Facebook or Twitter. Thanks for listening!
The Togcast is hosted by photographers Sam Gregory and Paul Sanders, you can find them both on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram - why not pop by and say hello!
January 4, 2017
Welcome to the first show of 2017, in which we feature Scottish photographer Bruce Percy. Sam & Paul welcome you back to the show and hope you had a great Xmas and New Year!
We've split episode 8 into two parts, mainly due to the large array of topics Sam and Bruce cover in the interview. In this weeks part 1 we discuss finding your photographic vision, assessing your progress, preparing work as part of a portfolio and also some of Bruce's journey through his own images. We hope you enjoy this engaging chat where we really dig into what it takes to create meaningful images with considered compositions. You can see more of Bruce's work at www.brucepercy.co.uk
Also on this episode we discuss the thoughtful and inspirational video from WEX Photographic featuring Giles Duley and his personal journey through a horrific accident in Afghanistan and how his photography has been influenced by this life changing event. Check out #MoreThanAnImage on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter to see more. Also, many thanks as usual to WexPhotographic.com for supporting the show.
We'll be back in just 1 week with part two of our interview with Bruce Percy.
December 14, 2016
Join Sam & Paul for the last show of 2016 before our Xmas break. In the the intro we chat about Pauls recent travels, and thank the various listeners for getting in touch recently and all the positive feedback on the Charlie Waite interview. On this episode Paul caught up with photographer Baxter Bradford to discuss his work, his inspirations and how he has quietly gone about making a success of his photography business.
We also mention a few Xmas deals from WexPhotographic.com who support the show. Do check out their store for all the latest camera news, offers and much more.
If you'd like to see more of Baxter Bradford's work then please check him out on Twitter, Facebook and his site: www.baxterbradford.com
We will be back on January 5th 2017 with out guest Bruce Percy (www.brucepercy.co.uk). In the meantime, have a great Xmas & New Year!
November 30, 2016
Join Sam & Paul for Episode 6 of The Togcast photography podcast. On this episode Paul has returned from his travels and we feature his interview with the legendary Charlie Waite. Recorded in New York, Paul and Charlie chat about photographic inspiration, keeping your work original and some of the ups and downs of photography. Charlie Waite is a world renowned photographer with a huge professional portfolio and is also the founder of the Landscape Photographer of the Year competition in the UK and the USA. He also founded the Light & Land tour company that runs photography workshops around the world in exciting locations with some of the leading photographers around.
As usual we offer our thanks to Wex Photographic for their support of the show, they are the UK's no.1 supplier for all things camera and gear related, including new and used bodies and lenses, plus a plethora of accessories and equipment. Check out www.wexphotographic.com
From more info on Charlie Wait please visit www.charliewaite.com or catch up with him on Twitter, Facebook and through the Light & Land Workshops.
Thanks again for listening, we'll be back in two weeks time with Baxter Bradford.
November 16, 2016
Sam is flying solo this week whilst Paul is away in Cuba. His guest is Randa Valevska who he caught up with in London to chat about how she got into photography, her current challenges, making sure that photography is still fun and much more.
We also hear a special report 'in the field' from Jon Devo at WEX about the new Olympus E-M1 Mark II camera. For more on this new Olympus please visit www.wexphotographic.com
For details on Vanda Ralevska please visit www.mylenscapes.co.uk or catch up with her on Twitter, Facebook, Flickr or Instagram. And for more info on The Togcast or to listen to past episodes please visit TheTogcast.Com.
November 2, 2016
Join Sam & Paul as they chat with Brighton based photographer Finn Hopson. Finn has his own Photography gallery and is living the dream. But as you'll find out in the interview it's not quite as easy as all that.
We also chat with Jon Devo from WEX about their #MoreThanAnImage campaign which we'd encourage you to check out.
For more info please visit TheTogcast.Com, FinnHopson.Com and WexPhotographic.Com
October 23, 2016
This is a brief 60 second interlude between episodes 3 & 4 to let you know we'll be back on Thursday 3rd November with Episode 4 and an interview with photographer Finn Hopson.
Finn runs his own Photography gallery in Brighton, just by the seaside. Sounds idyllic, but nothing is ever that easy! Catch up with Pauls interview with Finn and also the latest news from Wex Photographic featuring their #MoreThanAnImage campaign.
Thanks for listening and you'll hear from us again on Thursday 3rd November.
Sam & Paul
October 12, 2016
We're joined this time by Alistair Corbett, a Welsh photographer specialising in Landscape images. We also catch up with Product Specialist Jon Devo from WexPhotographic.com to discuss all the latest camera releases from Photokina including the new medium format Fuji digital and more.
As usual we also catch up with the hosts Sam Gregory and Paul Sanders to see what's been going on with them and then we concentrate on our interview with Alistair and getting the latest camera news with Jon from WEX.
We would encourage you to check out Alistairs work on Facebook and Twitter, just search 'Alistair Corbett Photography' and you'll find him.
If you've enjoyed the show we'd love it if you could leave a rating and/or review on iTunes, and feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or catch up with us on Facebook and Twitter, just search 'The Togcast'. Thanks for listening!
September 28, 2016
Welcome to Episode 2 where we have an interview with photographer Valda Bailey, a gear review of the Lowepro 400AW Flipside Bag and a catch up with the news after the first episode being released a couple of weeks ago.
Valda Bailey is an innovative photographer from the UK who uses Multiple Exposure (ME) and Intentional Camera Movement (ICM) techniques to develop a unique style and vision. Valda has a new book out called 'Fragile' which is available from TripleKite Publishing, during the show we offer listeners a special discount code. Valda also hosts workshops for Light & Land and sells prints all over the world.
Check out more of Valda's work at www.valdabailey.com and her book 'Fragile' on www.triplekite.co.uk
Please don't hesitate to get in touch with the show at www.thetogcast.com or on Twitter & Facebook. Thanks for listening!
September 14, 2016
Join Sam and Paul on the first episode of The Togcast. In this episode we explain a little more about the goals and aims of The Togcast, plus we have an interview with the photographer Alex Nail.
Well known for his amazing time-lapse videos and stills photography, Sam spends some time chatting with Alex primarily about the challenges of time-lapse photography. We also review the new Winston Tripod by 3 Legged Thing and chat about what's next on The Togcast.