Yup! Summer is here to stay … till fall. Genius! Anyway, now is that time of the year when a lot of people will travel, some to see family and friends, some to visit exotic places, some to lay down in the beach under a straw umbrella drinking piña coladas. Whatever is going to be … Continue reading Summer is here!
I wanted to make this post with audio but I’m starting a cold. My nose was running all day yesterday, and I feel that my throat is getting scratchy … So here I am, writing again. I’ll try to make it short and sweet because my head doesn’t feel all that great either. This Sunday … Continue reading A look back
This is the never ending story. Seriously. One day I’m kind of liking what I see, then I mess around with the curve, or the hue, or whatever you can imagine … and there you go, some other look that I’m kind of liking now … This is getting out of hand. Anyway, there are … Continue reading Lightroom preset … Back at it!
Not a big fan of bringing a “big” camera to a bar. I’d rather go with the Ricoh GR. Small compact, unobtrusive … But last Sunday i was out and about taking photos with the Leica, trying to get some more samples to work later on Lightroom till I get a look I like. So … Continue reading NBA Finals and some beers
Do something with your photos. Seriously. Even if it just printing them at home. You would be amaze of the new dimension that your photos take. And I’m not talking about the physical dimension. Yes they turn from an intangible thing made of zeros and ones into this object that now you can hold, write … Continue reading Do something …
Well, I keep experimenting with the DNG files of the M Typ 262. This time I processed some photos from my last shoot. Actually these photos are a bit older (couple weeks I think) than the ones from the previous posts. I just haven’t come around to process them since I was not really happy … Continue reading M for More … testing
I like to create presets in Lightroom for every camera I have. Nothing that might give me the photo finished but as a way to approach the RAW file to a look I like and then fine tune it from there. When i purchased the Leica M Typ 262 (used on eBay for a good … Continue reading Leica M262 … Working those DNG files
Yesterday was Mother’s Day. At least it was here in the US. Not so in other places in the world. Since my mom (and my whole family) lives in Bilbao; I didn’t have really any social compromise to attend. So I went out for brunch and take a walk with the M. I’m still trying … Continue reading Mother’s Day snaps
Yeah! Now with sound. I’m trying here a new format for the blog posts. Nothing original at all, I actually stole the idea from Daniel Milnor over at Shifter. Anyway, just keeping in the line of simplicity and carrying a camera with you all the time here is the “new format”. It is my first … Continue reading And now with audio! … Say whaaat?! – The GR Files #1
Saturday afternoon. Alone at home. Just killing time till I have to jump in the shower. I’m going to a photography exposition here in SF (San Francisco), about photography and skateboarding. Never been a hard core skater, I have gone through couple of boards back on my day but at some point I parted ways … Continue reading Carrying a camera with you pays off