12 very different wedding portraits with 12 Different Cameras by Bjarke Ahlstrand

12 very different wedding portraits with 12 Different Cameras by Bjarke Ahlstrand One Of Many Cameras’ (www.oneofmanycameras.com) Managing Dictator got married. Again. This time around he decided to ask Denmark’s best photographers to interpret that special connection between the two star-crossed lovers reaching out to the beast with many names. The results were exhibited at…

Snow in California: Leica M10 & Phase One IQ3-100mp By Darwin Nercesian

Snow in California: Leica M10 & Phase One IQ3-100mp By Darwin Nercesian As a change of pace, a group of friends and I set out this weekend to take photos in the mountains of Angeles National Forest. Of course we remembered to bring warm clothing (but not the appropriate footwear) but we didn’t let that…

One shot per second: shooting fast action on the XF-100 system By Andrew Paquette

One shot per second: shooting fast action on the XF-100 system By Andrew Paquette – His website is HERE The color quality, resolution, high flash sync speed, and overall image quality produced by the Phase One XF-100 have sold me completely on the system. It is not, however, the fastest camera in the world, at…

Exploring 16-bit color with the Phase One XF-100 MP By Andrew Paquette

Exploring 16-bit color with the Phase One XF-100 MP By Andrew Paquette www.paqphoto.com The Phase One XF-100 has two primary components: the camera (XF) and the digital back (IQ3-100). Together they are the XF-100. To be exactly accurate, one could say it has a third major component, the viewfinder. For the XF, photographers can choose between…

Old guys on Hot Bikes with Phase One! Part 1 by Andrew Paquette & Michiel Faro

Old guys on Hot Bikes with Phase One! Part 1 By Andrew Paquette with Michiel Faro Hello Steve and Brandon, Some time ago, I made a post on your site that featured a fancy camera or lens of some kind. As happens on these occasions, a comment was posted that maybe it would have been easier…

Summer vacation with the Phase One IQ250 By Andrew Paquette

Summer vacation with the Phase One IQ250 By Andrew Paquette – www.paqphoto.com I’ve had a few portrait shoots recently, and a couple of others that gave me a chance to grab a couple of portraits while shooting something else. The first shoot, Ted, is a friend of mine who was giving a talk in Utrecht. We…

Maximum resolution basketball with a Phase One XF-100MP By Andrew Paquette

Maximum resolution basketball with a Phase One XF-100MP By Andrew Paquette – Be sure to see his website at www.paqphoto.com I was asked to shoot some basketball for the Streetball Masters 3X3 tour in the Netherlands this year. Like last year, I intended to shoot a variety of games in different cities and then write an article…

A Day at the Circus with a Phase One by Andrew Paquette

A Day at the Circus with a Phase One by Andrew Paquette – His site is HERE Several months ago, I did a shoot with Belgian circus performer Leah Wolfe. Scouting a location proved difficult because she needed something called a “point” to hang her apparatus from. Then, a student saved the day by putting…

Memoir of a scavenger: a quick shoot in the desert with a Phase One IQ250 By Andrew Paquette

Memoir of a scavenger: a quick shoot in the desert with a Phase One IQ250 By Andrew Paquette www.paqphoto.com This morning I went out to a local desert area to do a comic book/sci fi-themed shoot with a colleague, Neville Marcinkowski, who styled the shoot. The idea was that a character is writing his memoirs,…