When photographing people Simon King usually likes to keep a bit of distance for his own comfort as much as theirs, whilst still trying to have an intimate quality to his images. A super wide angle 21mm would usually not be the choice of lens. Learn here why Simon disagrees.
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DOP Ludwig Franz has just finished filming four new episodes of ARD prime time series WaPo Bodensee (Director: Raoul Heimrich). WaPo is short for the German water police located at Lake Constance. To shoot the show, Ludwig opted for the new ZEISS Lightweight Zoom LWZ.3. Read on to find out about his impressions.
As long as photographers have cultivated their craft they have also looked for perfect lenses that would allow them to express their vision. Searching for certain aesthetic can be a fascinating journey which takes them into optical theory and laws of physics. Please read on with guest author Toni Ahvenainen who will help shed some light into the quest of finding the perfect lens.
As a classically trained chef, photographing food and cocktails has become a way of expressing my love of the art though my images. I have had the fortune to work with some of the world’s best chefs and bartenders in the industry.
Constantly moving quickly from shoot to shoot, location to location, I need video equipment that is light and compact but still be able to match the quality of the cinema lenses we use for our bigger productions. The Sony FS7 and A7 SII with the Loxia lenses are already a great match. Learn more.
Growing up in Canada, Steve Shannon developed an early love for the outdoors. In April 2017 Steve was invited to participate in the Crankworx Deep Summer Photo Challenge held in Whistler, British Columbia. In his camera bag: The new Sony A9 as well as the Batis lenses.
With sales totaling 12.3 billion euros, the Stuttgart-based German company MAHLE GmbH is one of the world's 20 largest automotive suppliers. To illustrate their annual report they send a crew around the world.
From PR man to busy fashion photographer — Morgan Miller’s career has had its share of surprises. He sets the bar very high in his work: his pictures should captivate the viewer so much that people want to rip the images out of magazines and hang them on the wall.