Today, the Consumerism Commentary Podcast celebrates its one-year anniversary. On the Season Three premiere, Tom Dziubek and I discuss exploring the art of photography without damaging your personal finances. Photography can be one of the most expensive hobbies, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are several tips for saving money.
Frugal Photography, Flexo
Production/Segment: S03E01 / 68
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Table of contents
[00:00] Introduction from Tom Dziubek
[00:36] Interview with Flexo
— [00:46] Flexo’s interest in photography
— [01:27] Photography courses
— [02:20] Saving money while learning
— [03:57] Resources available online vs. library
— [05:21] Joining a photography club
— [06:52] Photography exhibits
— [08:12] Buying photography equipment
— [14:28] Unnecessary purchases
— [17:40] Purchasing lenses for DSLRs
— [21:28] Using film lenses with digital cameras
— [22:57] Photograph-sharing websites
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Updated April 13, 2016 and originally published April 25, 2010.