Untouched nature, stunning landscapes – and in the middle of this three speed riders on skis with small paragliders perform loop-the-loops over the ancient cliffs. It’s not just the action that’s spectacular, but also the resulting images. Shams, one of the cameramen involved in this shoot for a sporty advert for a Norwegian mobile phone company, reports on his experiences and why you need to keep your cool when shooting spectacular scenes.
David Clifford’s workplaces normally don’t have heated bleachers set up for photographers. His preferred motifs are action images of outdoors sportspeople – in places where there are very few, if any, spectators. For these jobs, the new ZEISS Batis 2.8/18 opens up whole new possibilities.