21Aug

Brighton Streetphotography Workshop

Brighton Streetphotography Workshop
The one day workshop in Brighton with well known Streetphotography blogger Eric Kim was a pleasure to visit. The participans varied from total beginner to experienced analog and digital shooter, from the age between 25 to 60 years, the gear from Bridge camera to Leica Rangefinder. Eric is very enthusiastic and it was a pleasure […]

26Mrz

Streets in Color

Streets in Color
The flickr group ‘Streets in Color’ selected this picture among the ‘Featured Photos of the Week’ of March 25, 2011. Head dover to this group and have a look at their pool.

22Jan

Medium Format Examples

Medium Format Examples
A little while ago I blogged about doing travel- and streetphotography with a foldable medium format camera. I tried another approach while I am in New York on a business trip with a Hasselblad (waistlevel finder) medium format SLR. This photo is an example what can be done with a ‘slow’ camera (manual focus, manual […]

05Dez

Strange Selfie – Lomo Spinner 360

Strange Selfie – Lomo Spinner 360
This is an example of a easy done, but strange Selfie- The Lomo Spinner 360 takes a (more than) 360 degrees pano shot, so I was on the pic two times. The camera really is of low quality, mine failed after only 15 films (and was replaced without problems by the Lomo shop Vienna). The […]

13Nov

Manual focus versus Autofocus – funny YouTube video

Manual focus versus Autofocus – funny YouTube video
This is a very funny, yet technical interesting YouTube video about focusing techniques. The funny guys from Digital Rev compare a Canon V Mk II with an Olympus EP-1 and a Leica M9. DigitalRev TV – Camera Focus Test Have a look and a laugh Carsten  

19Jun

vanishing lines

vanishing lines
Having returned for some days from my travels to Prague, Malta and Berlin, I am scanning the many rolls of film I filled on these travels (10 done with 54 to go) – kind of boring job . So I find some time to blog a little . . . For a call for photos […]

12Sep

Supercool Streetphotography Video by Chris Weeks

Supercool Streetphotography Video by Chris Weeks
Chris Weeks (a professional shooter) has made a outstanding good film about Streetphotography and you can watch it online here . . . http://aphotocontributor.typepad.com/aphotocontributor/2009/09/experimental-firmware.html The Vimeo video (splitted in three files) rund a good 40 minutes long, all captured with Canon 5D Mk II cameras and features mailny Leica Rangefinders and some Streetshooters, working in […]

21Aug

Fast Forward – mini project

Fast Forward – mini project
Photowalking usually stands for walking the streets of a city, snapping photos of subjects of your interest. This can be people, architecture, deails and wide shots. On my second day in Brighton I choose to do a more focused photowalk by giving myself a mini project to follow . . . Shooting low down with […]

21Aug

Bend for fetish – cool Phototechnique

Bend for fetish – cool Phototechnique
On a recent trip to Brighton / UK I could observe this photographer (Lomokev) shooting shoes and legs. He choose a very low point of view by plaing the camera on the ground, using a right angle viewfinder to compose and focus the subject. Equipment he used was a Canon 5 D with a 50 […]