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Street Art in Malaga, Spain

I stumbled upon this shot today while cleaning up my photo library. We moved to the Netherlands in 2018, specifically on January 31. A week later, I was on my first business trip for my new employer. I enjoyed my time in Malaga, Spain - especially as it offered a chance to escape the cold and wet Dutch winter. Read more

One day I will buy a Hasselblad XPan

The Hasselblad XPan and the Fuji TX-1 are some exceptional cameras:: They both allow one to take photos in a wide panoramic 65x24mm format. I recommend reading this article by Jonas Rask. Or watch the YouTube videos from the_real_sir_robin. I find the format so interesting that I try to mimic the look&feel, again and again, using my digital... Read more

Moving from Instagram to VERO

I recently watched Peter McKinnon’s video about the downfall of Instagram (https://youtu.be/-NoxCtW5MBE). It is a video promoting VERO using all the negatives of Instagram. I was intrigued because I really like Instagram – no, I have to say: I really liked Instagram. Instagram, for me, was always this place that I could use as my ‘gallery’. I l... Read more

Using a Fuji X-Pro 2 in 2022

Introduction The Fuji X-Pro 2 is a rangefinder-style camera that came to the market in 2016. It has an electronic and optical viewfinder and has the Fujifilm X-Trans III sensor – an APS-C sensor with 24.3 megapixels (more than I would ever need). The optical finder is perfect – so is the electronic one. Despite being six years old, the Fuji X... Read more

Fuji-XE2 & Dramatic Classic Chrome

Finally, after a long time I find the motivatin to write another post. A few weeks back I got my hands on a super-cheap Fuji-XE2. It is the silver version which I don’t like – but it was so cheap! Equipped with an old 23mm f2, I did some random shots of the family. Looking at the results, I was immediately wow-ed (again) by the Fuji colors. It ... Read more