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Timeless trees – Doing long exposures with ND-filter

One of my latest hobbies includes adding an ND-filter to one of my previous hobbies: taking long exposures. With the investment into ND-filters, I can do this with more creative results even during the day, something I’ve mentioned previously in my “Dreams”-post where I try out and explains the use of these kind of darkening […]

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A different sense with film (Kodak Portra 160)

All photos were taken with a Nikon F80 + Nikkor 50mm f/1.8 with Kodak Portra 160-film.      Check out some of my previous posts for more analogue pictures from 2017: Kodak Ektar 100 (2/?) Kodak Ektar 100 (1/?) Double Exposures on analogue City (Cosina CT-1A) The Last Roll (Superia 1600) 花見 – Portrait with FujiFilm Superia […]

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Born of Morning Miso (Music Finds #70)

“Music Finds” is a series with new posts here on the blog each Wednesday. The concept is as follows: As I listen to a lot of music, I from time to time finds a piece that sticks out, sometimes because it’s quirky, mixed two very unlikely genres, unlikely instruments, or just damn right having an […]

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Portraits in the Wild

Working with animals as a subject can be something fully different than working with humans, yet at the same time very similar. As a photographer your objective is the same – catching the personality of the persona that you’re portraying, with their distinctive characteristics.   

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Hangin’ with Alpacas

Today I had the fortune of hanging out with adorable alpacas. I shot a lot of film, but also some digital, which I’ll show you today – and the later when I’m back at the lab. I also got to pet a tortoise which was awesome.  Photos below were shot with Nikon D300 w. MB-D10 […]

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Vacation

I’m having an “official” vacation during the next two weeks for the first time in about ten years. Don’t be mistaken  that this would only mean relaxing and drinks (although I’ll do that as well), as I’m aiming to do what I do but even more intensely and without distraction during these week that are to […]

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iPhone 7 photography

With the popularization of the smartphone market, many have ditched the compact camera in favour of their iPhone/Android mobile. With the latest models, I wouldn’t say that they’re better than a dedicated compact camera, but they’re darn close and a great option seeing as it’s a device that most of us already carries with us […]

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Give me every Vivid Pendulum (Music Finds #69)

“Music Finds” is a series with new posts here on the blog each Wednesday. The concept is as follows: As I listen to a lot of music, I from time to time finds a piece that sticks out, sometimes because it’s quirky, mixed two very unlikely genres, unlikely instruments, or just damn right having an […]

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Jambinai, AKMU, T-ara (Music Finds #68)

“Music Finds” is a series with new posts here on the blog each Wednesday. The concept is as follows: As I listen to a lot of music, I from time to time finds a piece that sticks out, sometimes because it’s quirky, mixed two very unlikely genres, unlikely instruments, or just damn right having an […]

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Tiniest of Worlds – Flower macro

Sometimes you can find the tiniest of worlds in your garden.