Traveling to Europe has always been my life-long dream, especially because I wanted to take a sabbatical year and discover the old continent with everything it had to offer. From majestic scenery to urban wonders on an off the beaten path, Europe is a marvel for any travel and photography buff.
Light is the be all and end all in photography. There are many different types of external lights you can choose from. You have continuous lights, you have speedlights and you also have strobes. The choice depends on your studio, the kind of photography you do and your budget of course.
A professional photographer needs to learn a variety of techniques to become a product photographer. You’ll have to put in the hours and move your way into the profession. As a photographer you will be taking pictures of models, industrial equipment, buildings and more. The idea is to capture the products, as they will be seen in a product placement category.
A long weekend getaway gave me the opportunity to test Club Med’s former slogan and my particular favorite, “The Antidote to Civilization.” Their new one is fine, “Where Happiness Means the World,” but I’m already happy enough, I just needed to tune out for a bit.
We have worked so hard to digitize our lives that we have forgotten how to print the photons worth keeping. Here are 4 tips for undigitizing your most precious moments.
After a long flight, some people like to hit the hotel bed. I’d rather start exploring. I like to walk the area near my hotel and find a spot where I can hang out with locals. These photos are from a tiny yakiton bar I found under some train tracks in Tokyo. The beer was cold, the people were warm.
Bhutan is an ancient buddhist country situated between China and India – tightly squeezed between these two superpowers. High in the Himalayas Bhutan was long withdrawn from the world. Due to it’s difficult terrain and remote location it has been never conquered by a foreign enemy.
The butterfly is a symbol of the soul, of enlightenment and transformation, and for some, represent the spirit of the dead. For three years, I have shared my garden with these seasonal winged visitors. And in the process of rearing them, I too have changed.
In Banff, in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, from December to end of February, the Winter sun is cherished as it is not long shining on the landscape. Many lament the short days as the sun comes up around 8 and goes down at 4, so when the sun is up people get out.
In the past I have thought that in order to take wonderful and interesting photographs, I have to go somewhere different, somewhere exotic, somewhere that isn’t here. But one thing I am learning from my ongoing photography project is that this is not the case.