Designed jointly by Ulanzi and COMAN, Zero Y is my brand new travel tripod. Boasting build quality and an innovative design, the Zero Y caught my attention as I was looking for replacing my previous (heavier) travel tripod.
The Sufi whirling is an elegant and mystic religious ritual of active meditation. Practiced, for centuries, by Sufi followers of the Mevlevi order (whirling dervishes), it is an act of love and a drama of faith.
Deserts need to be photographed in the early morning or late afternoon light. This is the most significant rule in desert photography. Why? Because, much of their detail and texture is subtle and can be lost if you take pictures when the sun is higher in the sky and light is much stronger.
As a professional photographer organizing photo workshops in Valencia, I must admit I have seen often participant photographers shooting photos of a given visited place (for example, a building or a cityscape) too quickly without checking view angle or composition first.
As winter is definitely a magical season for shooting here are a few practical and technical tips about how photographing snow. First of all, in order to get some great photos of snow and mountain landscapes during the cold weather, you have to take great care about your camera and yourself.
Whether you are visiting a vibrant European city or exploring an exotic Asian village, markets must be definitively on your travel bucket list. In the same place, you can find a wide variety of colorful goods, animated stallholders, interesting people and an exciting environment to discover with your camera.
Almost one year ago, my bright blue MeFoto GlobeTrotter carbon fiber tripod replaced my faithful Gitzo tripod which followed me during my travels all over the world and photo shoots for at least 5 years. I have been searching for a worthy replacement for a while.