Sebastiao Salgado – 3 Photographs in Detail

Sebastiao Salgado is in my view one of the great photographers. When I watched a documentary about his work and his personality twenty years ago, I found not only a photographer, but communicator across different languages and cultures. The way he interacted with the people, he photographed amazed me and that fact that he was … Continue reading Sebastiao Salgado – 3 Photographs in Detail

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

Blog posts that caught my attention

This week, a few blog posts caught my attention.  I am fascinated on how different photographers work. Some love work with complex setups as Flickr member Fotoopa illustrates here. He constructed this setup to photograph insects in flight. Impressive! I found David Bergman's blog, who photographs concerts for Bon Jovi. He photographed that Gigapixel image … Continue reading Blog posts that caught my attention

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