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My pictures from Let’s Work The Farm featured in the news

Recently, a German news journal (Rheinpfalz) has used my pictures from the band Let’s Work The Farm for their article.

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First glance at my Think Tank Retrospective 30

I received my Think tank Retrospective 30 recently, after having waited over a month for it.
Well delivery was very fast, but I had to wait for a good pricing before buying it.
The first things you notice is how big that bag is and how sturdy the canvas is. It made me thing of an old military satchel bag I used to wear a few years ago, same canvas, same colour, same wear. Perfect, I loved that bag, so I will surely like this one too.
The Retrospective comes with a vintage look, and the canvas is already worn out a bit to give it that ol’ bag look.

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Too many bad pictures in your filmroll ?

Why do I have so few good pictures after a day of shooting ? That’s a question that most of us have had. After a long photo walk outside, you come home, start to sort out your pictures and notice that only few of them are worth something. Bad exposures, un-sharpness, you missed a detail that ruined the shot, or simply you realize that the picture is banal.

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Fischer beer packshot

If you follow my Flickr feed, you might have seen this picture of a Fischer beer bottle. For the neophytes, this is called a packshot, and you have seen thousands of them, they are mostly used in advertisement but not only.
Learn how it was shot and what could be improved.

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Manfrotto Compact Series tripod review

After borrowing several tripods for use and tests I decided to find one that fitted my needs, it happened to be the Manfrotto compact series photo tripod MKC3-P01. After searching the web for different brands and user experiences I chose Manfrotto as they benefit from a large trust, good reputation and a complete catalog, from tripods to accessories and replacement pieces. I had to write a request to their customer service and they were fast and great…

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Decay #5

Time passes, the world surrounding us collapses slowly. 10 months later a post on the railroad reminds us of the inevitable fate of all things.

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The Void Union

9pm O’clock, in the Mudd Club, I’m patiently waiting for the band to start their concert, my camera ready and my lens freshly cleaned. I feel nervous for my first concert shooting, but it’s going to be fine.

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Flipside 400 AW Review

A few years ago, I wrote a french review on the Lowepro Flipside 400 AW for my other blog. Now that time has passed, I’m still using this bag and I still like it.

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