Low Light Shooting Session

Today, after I left work I managed to get to the second-hand photography equipment shop in time to buy a well maintained sample of an AFS NIKKOR 24-70/2.8 which is, according to Ken Rockwell, "Nikon's best midrange zoom ever, but that's expected since it's also Nikon's newest and most expensive ever”. Well, that was in 2015... Continue Reading →

In the name of democracy (B&W)

  For the past two days, all flags have been unfurled as a welcome to Chinese President Xi Jipin in Paris. Tibetan protesters had been carefully kept silent. All was done in the name of democracy of course, and no sacrosanct principle of democracy have been downtrodden. All is for the best in the best of... Continue Reading →

Lions and Eagles

Emperors do like their lions and eagles. This little beast can be seen on lampposts all around the square. Now, the funny thing is that this Arch was designed for the benefit of Boney I (he even wanted 4 of them but only 2 were built, the Carrousel and this one), but it was only... Continue Reading →

Ghosts In The Machine

Long exposure, 1.6 seconds, the red trailing traces are those of a taxi sign and a couple of headlights and rear lights. What I prefer though are the ghosts on the pavement on the right-hand side. Place de l'Etoile, Paris, 2013

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: