Those of you who have followed me for a while know that I love winter. Whenever we get snow in Vancouver I rejoice and run out with my camera. I know what you think. Many of my friends around the world shake their head and message me: Come on, Olaf—you are in Canada and you [...]
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The Majestic Rockies – Connecting with the Landscape (Part 1)
There is no place like it. Kasia and I first drove through the Canadian Rockies twenty years ago. I will never forget the impact of these incredible mountain ranges. The sheer size, beauty and toughness of this land gained my respect, absorbed all my senses and provoked a deeply spiritual experience in my inner being. [...]
Winter Imagery with the XF 50-140mm F2.8
The first time we worked with the XF 50-140mm F2.8 lens we were impressed with its optics, superb image stabilization and build/weather sealing, but disappointed by its size and weight. As a result, we decided not to add this lens to our bag. After a few weeks we had another an opportunity, this time while [...]
Happy New Year From Winter Wonderland
We would like to wish our friends, our readers and ourselves a healthy New Year full of photographic adventures. May the New Year bring us great light, inspiring visions and stunning imagery. May we take fewer photos but do more photography. Finally, we hope 2013 will bring simpler and photographer-centred cameras and tools. Olaf & [...]