Bokeh! Pronunciation, Meaning and Practical Use (Podcast 181)

I'm tired of hearing people mispronounce the Japanese word Bokeh, meaning the out of focus part of a photograph. As the master of bokeh in my photography, and having lived in Japan and speaking the language for the last 18 years, I thought I'd put the record straight once and...

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Martin Bailey is a nature and wildlife photographer and educator based in Tokyo. He's a pioneering Podcaster and blogger, and an X-Rite Coloratti member.
2 Comments
  • Nancy G. Shuert
    Posted at 03:10h, 01 December Reply

    Just saying that I live in the Midwest Kansas City I have never ever pronounced Bottle with an( a )sound The real discussion is when speaking of Missouri does it end in a( i )sound or an (a) sound 🙂

    • Martin Bailey
      Posted at 09:12h, 01 December Reply

      Nancy, it ends in neither an i or an a, it ends in an “e” ass in egg. I presume from your smily though that you’re trying to wind me up. 🙂

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