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Tip: Get that sun

One of the things I always love to do is shoot the sun in the frame. Sometimes just somewhere in the frame. But often I get more satisfaction by placing it for example just behind the model and letting it just shine through creating some cool effects. Of course you can do the same with strobes. Feel free to share your favorite sun in the frame images.

iPhone x

Ok so the iPhone x has been released what are your thoughts? Let me share mine. I’ve been critical to Apple ever since the mbp. Since than my Apple Watch has been switched and even my Macpro and iPad are replaced. The reasons….. very simple. Where Apple always was first and best it’s now the best in build quality and probably experience but it’s running behind on things that are already available with the competition. So what are my thoughts. […]

iPad pro, Surface Pro4, Wacom Cintiq… which one…..

A while ago I posted a video online where I showed an app called Astropad. This app is pretty awesome, it makes it possible to do some retouching in Photoshop/Lightroom etc. on your iPad pro with the Apple Pencil, and it works pretty well, although it has limitations (later more). This video got an amazing amount of views, actually it’s nearing the 180.000 views on YouTube. It also got some remarks which literally puzzled me but also motivated me to […]

Mixing ambient/available with strobes

A situation most photographers encounter many times is mixing ambient/available light with strobes. There is however a pretty simple rule you can always use to remember how to influence the look of a scene. Shutter speed controls the available light Aperture is the flash ISO stays the same If you change the ISO you have to change the aperture (because this is fixed pulse from the strobe). By changing the shutter speed you can let in more or less ambient/available […]