Tag Archives for " Olympus "

Sep 18

#156. Silver Efex. Is it just Canned Art ?

By pascaljappy | Review

You know the warm feeling of genius you first felt at the click of an Instagram button when your very average snapshot of the next door neighbour’s dog was magically turned into a David Hamilton masterpiece of a soft focus poochery ? You know how quickly the feeling evaporated when you found millions of such […]

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Aug 29

#153. Reviewing the HTC One camera

By pascaljappy | Review

A couple of years ago, I bought my daughter a compact camera from a very famous brand that cost so much and was so bad that I’ve since kept recommending people interested in that point and shoot range stick to smartphone cameras instead. If you do not own a photo printer and mainly publish online […]

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Dec 16

#133. 24 Hours in Madrid

By pascaljappy | News

Wouldn’t you LOVE to get to spend a year roaming the world in search of perfect subjects and have plenty of time to post-process the marvelous images you bring back from exotic places ? I would. But it doesn’t happen this way. Most of my picture making takes place at home (which is nice, in […]

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Nov 08

#128. Abstract Tourism

By pascaljappy | News

One of the greatest perils in amateur photography is the click as you go syndrome. Whether every angle of a scene fascinates you or whether you are simply compulsive about getting the shot, you often end up taking way too many pictures of average quality rather than fewer better ones. Manufacturers aren’t helping. And it’s […]

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Oct 25

#127. Crazy Le Corbusier

By pascaljappy | News

If you’re thinking Marseilles is a rat hole riddled with gangsters living of drugs, well … you’re not entirely wrong 😉 But you’re not entirely correct either and the city also has beautiful features, a fantastic setting and interesting history. After WWII, so many people had no houses that the minister in charge of housing […]

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