PHOTOGRAPHING MODERNIST BARCELONA

PHOTOGRAPHING MODERNIST BARCELONA – Anyone that knows me knows that apart from my love of photography, there is nothing I love more than a bit of nostalgia. With this in mind, I thought it a good idea to write a few lines about combining two of my favorite subjects – Photography and the Modernist movement. More importantly however, is how to create interesting images by using your own creativity and artistic vision, instead of just capturing postcard type shots. Having lived in Barcelona for 15 years, my appreciation of Modernist works has only increased, and it is the Catalan form of Modernism in particular that I find so photogenic.

TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY (and why we shoot what we shoot)

TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY (and why we shoot what we shoot). Much has been written about both the fetishization of the local people that travel photography often captures and on the voyeuristic aspects of tourism generally—slum tours in developing countries (or “poverty photography”) being a prime example. I admit that I struggle with these criticisms whenever I travel. Am I obligated to depict some reality, tell a story, or just present something pleasing or interesting to the viewer?

FUJIFILM X-T2 FIRMWARE UPDATE v2.00

FUJIFILM X-T2 FIRMWARE UPDATE v2.00 By Michael Chinnici Since September 2010, Fujifilm has rocked the digital camera world with its X-Series Mirrorless Camera System. They have built an impressive collection of highly advanced interchangeable and fixed lens compact cameras including the X-Pro2, X-T2, X-100F and X-T20. In addition to their amazing lineup of cameras and lenses, Fujifilm…