HOYA ProND16 & ProND32 Grad Filters Review Intro As photographers, we all know that light is affecting the scene by all means. As artists, we all know that light is the most crucial element when creating a photograph. Especially in landscape photography, light is the element that can make a huge difference, and can separate
I'm very happy to announce that my short experimental documentary film "Forest of Tranquility" has won the Best Cinematography Award at Hollywood Venus Awards Film Festival!
The Calmness of the Island and the Space Traveller Antiparos island, Aegean Sea, Greece July 12th, Dawn Description: Comet C/2020 F3 Neowise continues to brighten the early morning sky and forces us to get up early once again in order to capture its beauty. Story: Living on such a small island it was a dream that came true for me three years ago. The
The night sky is always magical! The experience of seeing the galactic core with your naked eyes is so amazing. In this image, the viewer can see many celestial objects, like the bright Jupiter on the left and the faint Saturn on the far left. On the right is the bright Antares on the colorful Rho Ophiuchi region, while in the middle the viewer
Covid-19 disease has caused a lot of problems around the world. However staying at home doesn’t mean we cannot be creative. Tokina invited me to participate at #Shootathome challenge. The goal was to create a small project with things that are available in home. In terms of gear I used the Tokina Firin 100mm* F2.8 FE macro lens with a Hoya ProND32 filter. [*You
A very short teaser of my upcoming documentary film project "Forest of Tranquility". The last two years, after the release of Keep Looking Up, my commercial work didn't allow me to find enough spare time to create personal projects. However, some months ago, I envisioned the idea of this project and I began working with it, creating scenes on paper and making some preparations
Tokina Opera 16-28mm F/2.8 Review UPDATE 2019-05-15 -> Adobe just released a lens profile for Opera 50mm F/1.4 in the latest update of May 2019 (LR Classic 8.3 / Camera Raw 11.3) **Please note that at the time of writing this review, Adobe hasn’t released a lens profile for Tokina Opera 16-28mm F/2.8* It is early March and along with
Tokina Opera 50mm – The Landscape Side of Opera UPDATE 2019-05-15 -> Adobe just released a lens profile for Opera 50mm F/1.4 in the latest update of May 2019 (LR Classic 8.3 / Camera Raw 11.3) 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
One year ago this day, "Keep Looking Up" was released ! Keep Looking Up was my first personal astro-timelapse project and despite encountering many difficulties while in the production, the film was released and won several awards and very positive reviews from festivals around the world ! Find more about "Keep Looking Up" Project here !
Tokina Opera 50mm – A Review from A Portrait Side UPDATE 2019-05-15 -> Adobe just released a lens profile for Opera 50mm F/1.4 in the latest update of May 2019 (LR Classic 8.3 / Camera Raw 11.3) Very often lately, and especially during my workshops and my photography lessons, many students ask me “What is my favorite focal length to use”. I always