I have what may appear to be conflicting views about Aperture, but I just expect and want the best from Apple. In the meantime, I try to complement it with other tools and I am quite impressed by DxO Optics Pro…
I’m still experimenting and, similar to old time printer testing new chemicals in the darkroom, I think digital photographers have not finished testing new techniques, new tricks and will never really settle on a specific workflow. Still there are a number of typical steps which I tend to follow for each […]
I recently wrote an opinion piece about equipment and I wanted to illustrate it with an old image done with simpler camera equipment. I’ve found what I wanted within a collection of images from the zooh! (The Zurich Zoo in Switzerland) and it made me look back at very old […]
There’s hardly a week without a blog entry along the lines of “you don’t need better gear for better photo”, often written by the owner of pro gear. I felt the topic desperately needs my contribution 😉
Image created on September 11, 2013 at the Singapore Chinese Garden with Canon EOS-1D Mark IV and Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L. ISO 2000, f/5.6, 1/320s, Evaluative metering. Kingfishers are challenging birds for photographers, they are shy and tend to take off as soon as they see a human approaching them. I find these […]
Image created on September 17, 2013 at the Singapore Zoo, with Canon EOS-5D Mark III and Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS with Canon EF 2.0x Extender III. ISO 1600, f/8, 1/40s, Evaluative metering +1 EV. After my last post and an exchange of comments with a good photographer friend, I decided to return to the […]
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