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How to build a solid and elegant photography website in wordpress

We are photographers. We love art, we love good looking pictures and good looking designs. And we know that building a photography website is no easy task. We believe that elegance leads to more complexity, and that solid implies simplicity. So we stand as equilibrists in the middle… This is the question I had to […]

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Tuto : how to add a border with Capture One Pro

For a few years now, Capture One has been my photo editor. I love developping my pics in C1. But… why is it not possible to create borders around pictures with Capture One Pro ? How can I add a frame to my photos in Capture One ? You can add a border to your […]

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Sports photography with Fuji at high ISO : less noise, more details

I shoot sports in gyms or local arenas a lot : basketball, icehockey, handball, roller derby… Players move fast, so I usually set the shutter speed to 1/1000s on my Fujifilm X-T2. Moreover, I also use the largest possible aperture, f2.8, as theses places are never lit enough. Here are the lenses I shoot with […]

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Why did I choose the Fuji X-T2 as my camera for sports photography ?

As an independent photographer, I shoot various subjects. One of my favorite topics for a few years has been sports photography. At first, I started because my son played basketball. As every loving parent, I came often to see the kid team play, and got a little bored on my bench. So I started taking […]

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Fuji X-T2 : my settings for streetphotography

Hi ! Here in Paris, France, conditions have just been ideal for streetshooting. Some days, I go even out twice, one in Paris, one in my hometown, Meudon. So this morning, while commuting back home, I thought about writing a post on the settings I use for the exposition settings with my Fuji X-T2… Light […]

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Fuji XT-2 Raw & worm effect why I chose Capture One.

Worm effect in my leaves during post-processing, what can I do ? Fuji X-T2 Raw editing with Capture One, Luminar, On 1, Lightroom and Iridient X Transformer ? My experience… Spring came out of nowhere 3 weeks ago, bringing with it small and tender leaves and flowers. I got photography fever… I went out several […]

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Looking for a laptop on a budget for photo edition in 2018

Documenting my search for a Photoshop & Capture One laptop on a budget I knew my old laptop was not in shape lately, but he’s about to pass away. He began feeling weird with an unexpected and abrupt black out one night. I did not feel particularly concerned and asked him to restart. That’s when […]

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A SEO WordPress plugin for Lightroom users !

A SEO WordPress plugin for Lightroom photographers Today, I want to share with you a SEO plugin that saved me hours of work on my website : Media Library Assistant. If you are a photographer, if you are using Lightroom,  if your site or blog is on WordPress, and if you wish SEO indexing of […]

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9 ergonomic differences of Fujifilm x-t2 and Canon 5dM3 when shooting sports

  As you maybe know, I recently switched from a fullframe DSLR to a mirrorless camera. Beforehand, I had a Canon 5dMIII, which gave me great pics, but was heavy for me, my back, my arms… Sometimes, I was so clenched on the camera my hand hurt even one day after the shooting. That’s the […]

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A simple way to switch focus from left to right for sport photography with the Fuji X-T2

When shooting sport photography with a Canon 5dM3, I used back focus buttons : I assigned the left one to AF-ON and the right one to * (AE Lock). On the field, I then focused with the right or the left button with one interaction and shot the picture with the shutter button. I got […]