If Santa Claus is a universal figure, in some alpine areas of German culture, such as Alto Adige, Austria, Bavaria and also in Friuli-Venezia-Giulia, in addition to the character of Nikolaus (St. Nicholas, from which Santa Claus originated) another bizarre subject peeps out: the Krampus.
If you grew up in the 70s and 80s, you would not want to miss this interview with Adam Richardson, a designer and photographer passionate about vintage products with a soul!
Since I got my first full manual analogue camera, I wished for a digital one with the same look and feel but *capable of* producing film-like results on JPEG. Something like a Canon AT-1 with an SD card full of photos that look like “FUJIFILM industrial 100” or “Kodak Portra 160”. Although my wish came […]
Have you ever walked in an area where dreams float around like fog over the mirror-gloss surface of a river? Where the tiniest detail talks for itself and everything has a history of something. You know that everything around you could’ve led to a long conversation with just the right person, but you don’t have […]
In a small village on the wild western edge of Galicia’s Costa da Morte, Coast of Death, I glance upwards to check conditions overhead. This is a daily ritual. A bank of broken cloud is drifting in from the west, punctuating the page of blue overhead. On the horizon, past the black outline of Faro […]
The Fujinon XF60mm f2.4 R Macro lens needs a story to tell. A single image is not enough. Only the noblest and most precious lenses can have such a perfect balance between sharpness and blur. Ready for a macro set and for portraits too. Its autofocus speed is not a problem if you work with […]
In the mid ‘70s, my dad walked into a department store and, a few minutes later, walked out with a shiny new Argus TTL 35mm SLR camera. It wasn’t an expensive camera, but it did have a handy through-the-lens metering system, making it easy to measure light and make a proper exposure. No handheld meter […]
As a trained carpenter and photographer, I have specialised in photographic reports in the field of traditions, culinary and handicraft. All photographs are taken without “preparation”, and I will accompany you during your work. Passionate coffee drinker, cook and enjoy the regional cuisine and sweet cakes, I like to hike in nature, learn to dance […]