Tokina Opera 50mm – The Landscape Side of Opera It's really interesting how a 50mm lens can be so versatile and can be used for different types of photography, and with this post I will write my experiences for Opera 50mm as a landscape/travel lens, continuing from my previous review which was how the Opera 50mm is performing on portraits
A small behind the scenes sequence of a ramping test. I used the Cinetics Lynx 3 axis motion control system along with the Timelapse+ View Controller. My goal was to synchronize both devices via the AUX2 port. For this test the interval was fixed at 16 seconds and I used a Shutter - Exposure - ISO ramping on the View. The camera on the motion
Just a few months ago, as I was preparing the details for a new portrait project that I wanted to make, I needed a new premium lens, capable of resolving the power of the high quality sensor of my camera to create the project, and nearly at that time Tokina announced the new Opera 50mm F/1.4 premium lens and as you understand, I was
New Project !!! Started.. or maybe already finished ?? Stay tuned !
Image Details -> Nikon D850, 50mm @ f/1.4, 8 seconds exposure, ISO 400 This was the last Astrophotography Workshop for Summer 2018, and despite the strong wind and the small temperature drop of the last days, during the 1st night of photo shooting, the participants learned how to find the Milky Way Galaxy Core, how to identify constellations and stars on the night sky and how
A behind the scenes photo from the 2nd Astrophotography & Timelapse Workshop, July 2018, Antiparos Island, Greece. During the 1st night of photo shooting, we tested the Cinetics Lynx 3-axis motion control system with the Timelapse+ View controller to capture a dynamic sequence of the rising Milky Way Core ! The behind the scenes photo was taken with the new Tokina Firin 20mm F/2 AF
Astrophotography & Timelapse Workshop, June 2018, Antiparos Greece I’m so happy that the first Astrophotography & Timelapse Workshop in Antiparos island was completed with success !!! My goal always was to make those workshops on this beautiful island with low light pollution and such an amazing night sky ! It was 3 creative days with crystal clear night skies where we shared some amazing
Reflection At Dawn Early morning light is magical.. Especially in the winter.. It touches the landscape softly as the sun rises and lightens the darkness of the night sky.. The colors are more vibrant and warm, and the scenery in front of your eyes looks different... It was a cold November morning, when I visited this beautiful small lake to capture a reflection as