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.
My reviews: Ulanzi & COMAN Zero Y travel tripod
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.
Photographing whirling dervishes
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.
Urban photography is full of fantastic subjects for your camera. Monuments, squares, markets, superb views, ancient or modern buildings, people. The urban environment offers a wide variety of subjects in a restricted area. More than any other existing photographic category.
Shooting at Nymphenburg Palace
Located just outside Munich and considered one of the tourist highlights of the Bavarian capital, the glorious baroque and rococo Nymphenburg Palace was one of my chosen destinations for shooting photos during a recent German trip.