#51 – Creating Creative Collaboration w/ Capture One CEO Rafael Orta

In this episode of the Exposed Negative podcast, Tom and Greg sit down with Raphael Orta, CEO of Capture One, to discuss the photography software company’s past, present, and future direction. Topics covered include Capture One’s transition to a standalone company, the controversial removal and return of the Export tab, balancing the needs of various photography workflows, expanding to iOS devices, implementing subscription pricing, and gathering user feedback to drive product improvements. The hosts feel reassured that Capture One is listening to user concerns under Rafael’s leadership.

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Here are the show notes:

Om Malik’s recent article on why cameras will soon be dead: https://om.co/2023/08/28/why-camera-makers-will-be-dead/

George Brooks – LA based Digi Tech: https://www.brooksdigi.com/

Brian Faini (Digi-Tech and creator of ‘Faini-made’ tethering tools) – Open letter to Capture One: https://fainimade.blogspot.com/2022/12/open-letter-from-digital-technician-to.html

Brightness tool vs exposure tool explained: https://youtu.be/RlajIyHY04M?si=tF1gO3u_DkuPtP0i

OLED display iPad rumours for 2024: https://www.macrumors.com/2023/10/09/oled-ipad-mini-and-ipad-air-2026/

Capture One Live: https://www.captureone.com/en/products/capture-one-live

Capture One tutorials: https://support.captureone.com/hc/en-us/sections/8039132613405-Tutorials

Capture One on Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/captureone/

Capture One YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/@CaptureOne?si=JHQ_pTMvkjvasfeL

Capture One Instagram: www.instagram.com/captureone

Desert island camera pick: Fujifilm X-T4: https://fujifilm-x.com/en-us/products/cameras/x-t4/

Desert island photobook: Faces of Venezuela (“Los Rostros del Venezolano” loosely translates as “The Faces of the Venezuelan People”) https://www.iberlibro.com/servlet/BookDetailsPL?bi=30441224043

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