Fujifilm XF 18mm F2: review of a storytelling lens

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I hate writing reviews about technical gear, cameras and lenses, but a lot of people ask me me hints about which lens is better for telling stories of their life. Today I’m going to review the small Fujifilm XF 18mm F/2. Continue reading Fujifilm XF 18mm F2: review of a storytelling lens

Honour your life shooting photos of the people you love

photographing your soulmate

We all look around for interesting subject to shoot photograph to.

Beautiful places, beautiful animals, beautiful models, beautiful street stories.

But just think for a moment at the day you will die. I know, it’s a quite dramatic image.

But just think for a moment about that last moment: your last day on earth. What kind of photograph you’ll want to look at that day?

Continue reading Honour your life shooting photos of the people you love

Mirror your life in your photography

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December 31st, 2015

Dear friend,

Jim Richardson used to say “If you want to be a better photographer, stand in front of more interesting stuff” and I really used to act like that. In the beginning of my career I used to spend nights and nights around, through Milan and other cities, just to find out good stuff for an interesting image. Do you think it worked? Continue reading Mirror your life in your photography

How I’ve been shooting the 170.000 photos I never shot before.

I’m not an experienced “20 years on the field” photographer. I teach photography, but I am a just born life photography baby.

But I always wished, since I was a child, to have a small camera in my eyes. This way I could have shown other people all the things I was seeing. I was fancing how Continue reading How I’ve been shooting the 170.000 photos I never shot before.