My Current Favorite Camera and Lens Combo

My favorite camera and lens combo used to be the Fuji X100s with the built in 23mm/2.0 lens. It is a stunning combo and is probably one of the most versatile setups. During our trip to Paris earlier this year, I made an interesting discovery: I really love shooting with the 35mm/1.4. Though I can’t … Continue reading My Current Favorite Camera and Lens Combo

A New Addition And Some Thoughts On Film

There is a new addition to my setup of cameras. Actually, it is two. The first camera is a Nikon F100 and the second, a Mamiya C220. Both cameras operate with film. The Nikon uses 35mm film and the Mamiya 6x6 film. Why in the world would I use film cameras in the 21st century? … Continue reading A New Addition And Some Thoughts On Film

Why Shooting Film is so Fascinating

A few months ago, I unpacked my Canon T90 and shot film the first time in many years. The camera is old and worn, but I got some shots out of it. Since then I found a new fascination for film. Here are some aspects: I learnt photography shooting film as a kid. Call it … Continue reading Why Shooting Film is so Fascinating

10 Tips to Create Better Pictures with your iPhone

Since I got my first iPhone (the iPhone 3), what feels like decades ago, I loved taking pictures with that phone. The camera quality improved drastically with the iPhone 4. You can actually print decent photographs from the files the camera produces. With the upcoming update of iOs, Apple will introduce some improvements on the … Continue reading 10 Tips to Create Better Pictures with your iPhone

Panasonic announces new Micro Four Third Camera, the DMC-GF3 and Leica 25/1.4 Lens

Panasonic DMC-GF 3 I just read via Photo Rumors that Panasonic announce a new Micro Four Third Camera, the GF 3. Looks like an interesting camera. From what I saw there is no option to add an external flash. I will check this out further. This is pretty interesting in my quest to find the … Continue reading Panasonic announces new Micro Four Third Camera, the DMC-GF3 and Leica 25/1.4 Lens

The perfect compact digital camera – Sensor Size

This is the second part of the series in finding the perfect compact digital camera. Sensor size is one of important factors in regards to the image quality your camera can produce. Sensor size determines the quality of the image, your camera produces more than the number of pixels. The bigger, the sensor of the … Continue reading The perfect compact digital camera – Sensor Size

The perfect compact digital camera

For various reasons, I am researching compact digital cameras. As much as I love shooting with the iPhone, when I am on the road and don't carry my DSLR kit with me, I want to have a better quality compact camera with me. There are some benefits of using the iPhone with plenty of apps … Continue reading The perfect compact digital camera