Street Photography in Amsterdam with the iPhone 4S and Hipstamatic

I headed out yesterday during the lunch hour, into the Leidseplein and eventually down the Leidsestraat with my iPhone, and Hipstamatic ready to shoot. For those of you that don’t know, Leidseplein and Leidsestraat are one of the most popular squares and streets in Amsterdam. It’s closed of to traffic aside …

Venice Carnival #5: Who’s there?

  Meet Giulia, our model for two afternoons during the Venice Carnival Photo Tour. This is an image that came to my mind after spending some time with her on the first day. I had an idea for something dramatic and moody. My original idea was to shoot this at …

Venice Carnival #4

As I mentioned in the previous post, I wanted to post one more shot of this performer and costume. I think this one is even more dramatic. I used this image for one of the critiques, and there was a lot of debate about the window on the top right …

Venice Carnival #3

  While we had a model for two afternoons during our Venice Carnival Photo Tour, we had to take turns to allow each of us to get dedicated time. Bobbi suggested that while we waited, that we could practice with each other, or with the many costumed people walking all …

Venice Carnival 2012 #1

Last week Sandy and I spent 10 amazing days in Italy. It was my first time in Italy, and I’m sure to go back. The main reason for the trip, was to attend David J. Nightingale’s Venice Carnival Photo Tour which I have been looking forward to for a few months …

A fresh start

It was time. The old site and my Fotografia photoblog were in serious need of attention. So why not start from fresh? The idea of course is to keep this updated with fresh content as much as possible. Should be easy right? I just need to post some photos 🙂 It’s …