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  • Sport Fuji Images shoot with High ISO : less noise and more details

    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…

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

    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…

  • streetphotography with fuji x-t2 by laurence bichon

    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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • feature-meteo-map

    2 french apps for weather forecast and maps

    Hi ! You plan a photo trip in France ? That’s a great idea, I look forward to see your pictures ! In this post, I would like to share with you the apps I use when I look for info about the weather and the location here in France. I will take an example.…

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    A simple way to expose for street photography with the X100F

    english version When out on the streets, I set up my camera so that I can snap a picture only with a framing and a click. This does not mean I want to take all of my pictures this way : sometimes I take the time to think about focus and exposition and toggle the…