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Digital Photo life

Remembering my first camera

Today is my birthday and besides the obvious fact, it is also a very special day for me as a photographer. Exactly 7 years ago I got one of the best birthday presents I’ve ever had – my first camera.

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Digital Photo life

Shooting an event helped me love my digital camera again.

Sometimes good things come from an unexpected side. A couple of weeks ago the company I’m working for had an event for the kibbutz it’s based in, and I was asked to take some pictures despite the fact they had invited a photographer. I’m not a professional in the sense that I don’t do gigs […]

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Mobile

Do you like coffee? I do.

Ok, it’s not going to be about my love for coffee. Rather it’s going to be about how I love taking photos and posting them here, though one could disagree looking at my posting rhythm. Anyway, let’s make it quick and simple because I don’t want to feel more awkward than I do. The point […]

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Behind the photo Digital

A silhouette in warm tones

It’s funny what one can fish out from the photo archive sometimes. Absolutely by accident I came across the photos from my studio photo shoot 7 years ago. That was my one and only time I shot in a studio with all the fancy strobes and stuff. My wife’s friend who is a professional photographer […]

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Digital Film

My 3 cents in defense of film simulation

Recently I’ve read a post by Frank Lehnen in which he points out a phenomenon of film simulation in digital photography. As he claims his loyalty to film he also asks an obvious question: “Why trying to imitate film when there‚Äôs the real thing?” For the record, I completely agree with Frank on what he […]

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Digital Mobile

Gas Station at Night

Recently I’ve signed up for the Adobe CC photography package and now I enjoy the easiness of editing even my mobile photos in Lightroom on the go. I’m still a little bit concerned about the real profit of having Lr and Ps up to date and cloud connected, but while I can make use of […]