Some of the best street photographers today use their smartphones to capture photos on the streets. A great option like the ExoLens® with ZEISS Optics Wide-Angle exists - and with that said, it makes both urban geometry and street photography easier. In this article Chris Gampat shares a few tips for photographers looking to get more out of their phone.
Wide angle lenses are usually conceived of for their essential function of “fitting more in”, since some spaces and places afford no viable alternative. Yet one of the hardest things to do with a wide angle lens is to fit in only what is needed, that is, to take out as much as possible, but not too much. In this in-depth article Lloyd Chambers from diglloyd.com explains how to harness the potential of wide angle lenses.
Christophe Casenave is the product manager for the ZEISS Milvus family and ZEISS’s expert on weather sealing. In this interview, Casenave, a native Frenchman, talks about why photographers have no need to worry if they ever get into a rain or sand storm.
Photographers around the world love the reliability and high quality of the workmanship of ZEISS lenses. To guarantee this quality for all time, newly developed products are thoroughly examined in the laboratory. Andreas Pfeiffer, engineer and team leader in the environmental laboratory of Airbus DS Optronics GmbH in Oberkochen, talks about his work and explains in detail how ZEISS lenses are tested.
It is not always easy operating in foreign cultures with a camera, approaching people to photograph them. But for Laura Saffioti and Dino Brusco these are exactly the right conditions for creating exciting photography. Here they talk about their travels and agree: for a good picture, you sometimes need patience.