Capturing the Artistry of Nature

Capturing the Artistry of Nature
At one with the rhythm of nature

Wildlife photographer and Canon Explorer Marina Cano discusses her career with CPN Editor David Corfield, revealing how music, cameras and a new pair of binoculars have helped her get closer to the natural world…

MarinaCano11a MarinaCano11b MarinaCano11c MarinaCano11d MarinaCano11e MarinaCano11f…  “If I can give one piece of advice, I would say something that has worked for me and that is: passion. If you really feel that passion for wildlife – or any subject for that matter – then don’t give up. You don’t need to go to exotic places to get great wildlife pictures either. Do your best with what you have close. Your garden is your studio. Work hard and look closer to home while you perfect your techniques.” …

Capturing the Artistry of Nature
by Marina Cano

more at: canon

Beauty Remains by Agne Gintalaite

Beauty Remains by Agne Gintalaite
AgneGintalaite11aBy documenting these objects that are, most likely, about to disappear from Lithuanian society, I wished to communicate to the viewer the ambivalent, aesthetic, but also human significance of these garage doors.
AgneGintalaite11bBeautifully painterly, these doors do not need be explained to the beholder. It is the fascinating play of colour and texture that I attempted to capture with my camera.
As long as they last, this uncanny beauty remains.

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Beauty Remains by Agne Gintalaite
via behance

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More than 200 german top photographers in a 4,5 kg book

BLICKFANG – Deutschlands beste Fotografen 2015/2016 (Band 8)
Fresh-off-the-press: The new issue of »BLICKFANG – Deutschlands beste Fotografen« for 2015/2016 is available now. This time the high quality book presents again on 656 pages the status quo of professional photography in Germany. In alphabetical order the weighty compendium (4,5 kg) shows a comprehensive and high-profile selection of more than 200 of the best photographers from Germany (with different priorities).

An editorial part is also placed in this issue. The authors are the photographers Martin Bauendahl, Hans Christian Barth, Jasmin Arbes & Tanja Tremel and Clemens Gerlach (Creative Director Art / Gerlachhartog) and Silke Güldner (Coach & Consultant for photographers).

Also the 10 interviews are worth to read. These are the interviewees: Andreas Hosch, Matthias Clamer, Agnieszka Doroszewicz, Kajetan Kandler, Steffen Hofemann, Wolfgang Wilde, Robert Wunsch, Hyp Yerlikaya (all photographers) and the agents Kelly Kellerhoff from Berlin and Tobias Bosch from Cologne.

»BLICKFANG« offers orientation and inspiration. For art buyers, art directors, editors, commercial clients and all photography enthusiasts.

via inspirefirst

Postures de Paix | Méditation d’un photographe sur l’essence du yoga

L’oeil de la conscience
Le photographe Michael O’Neill évoque son voyage à travers l’univers du yoga

«Autant le yoga que la photographie supposent une ouverture d’esprit permettant de voir la réalité telle qu’elle est.»

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L’esprit et la lumière
Un hommage à l’histoire et au phénomène planétaire du yoga

TASCHEN Magazine – Hiver 2015/16

Olympus Global Open Photo Contest 2015

Olympus Global Open Photo Contest 2015
Anyone can participate with any kind of camera
Photography has the power to bring people together from all over the world.
Olympus is proud to host this Global Open Photo Contest to connect photographers worldwide, and we look forward to your participation.

OlympusPC11aThere´s a light by docminten
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OlympusPC11bNature is life………. by Knipser
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OlympusPC11cThe Spiral Staircase by Hermes
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OlympusPC11dmidnight sun by DERYK
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OlympusPC11eDreaming by Csenge88
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OlympusPC11fColors by laurent.coignec
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Olympus Global Open Photo Contest 2015
more at: olympus

Love your Camera Longer

Technology is evolving every day. So is the OM-D system.
Frequent Feature Upgrades offer the most innovative imaging technology available today so you can love your camera longer.

em1_photoAs the flagship model of the OM-D series, the E-M1 was a powerhouse from the get-go, and Feature Update 4.0 ensures it stays best in class.

Focus Bracketing / Focus Stacking / Advanced Focus Peaking / Silent Mode / Improved Anti-Shock Mode / Advanced Olympus Capture / S-OVF / 4K Time Lapse Video / Live Composite on OI.Share / Manual Focus Clutch Disable / Menu Cursor Memory Position / Movie Image Stabilization with 5-Axis Optical IS and Digital IS / 24p/25p Frame Rate / Movie Info Display / Movie Rec Start with RM-UC1 Release Cable / Time Code Settings / M-IS1 and M-IS2 image stabilization options / Slate Tone / Synchronized PCM Audio Recording in Video / Smooth Aperture supported with the M.Zuiko Premium lenses and M.Zuiko 14-42mm EZ lens.
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em5markii_photoThe E-M5 Mark II is the all around workhorse of the OM-D series, and Feature Upgrade 2.0 brings even more brilliance to both still and video shooting.

Focus Bracketing / Advanced Olympus Capture / S-OVF / 4K Time Lapse Video / Live Composite on OI.Share / Manual Focus Clutch Disable / Slate Tone / Synchronized PCM Audio Recording in Video / Movie-Exclusive Picture Mode Flat; Noise Filter for Video Shooting / Smooth Aperture supported with the M.Zuiko Premium lenses and M.Zuiko 14-42mm EZ lens.
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more details at: getolympus