Sony A77 II Quick Review – The AF Is Indeed Performing Very Well

I was looking for a perfect wildlife setup but didn’t quite find something really portable that was of “superior” quality. The A6000 could have been almost perfect: 1. if the 55-210mm was of the above mentioned quality (it isn’t performing as well as, let’s say, a SAL70300G) 2. if the LA-EA4 would have let the camera
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Manual Lens Review – Mitakon 50mm 0.95 Speedmaster on a Sony A7

Yesterday, my Mitakon 50mm 0.95 came in. I didn’t have much time, because life interfered with my plans and made me go to the movies with real friends and have an awesome evening…whhhhat?. But I really wanted to review it for you guys to help you decide whether or not this lens is worth your money. 2
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1 Week in Ostend – What’s Possible with the Sony A7 and the Kit Lens?

Oostende, as it’s called in Belgium, is a pretty common destination for us Luxembourgers. They have the closest beaches along their coast, which are within a decent 4 hours drive’s reach. It has turned into such a common ritual for many of us who visit it frequently., that we’ve forgotten (or can’t see anymore) how
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Flickr Partnership Ends, Getty Images' Commitment to Contributors Continues

My Getty Images Experience – Part 3 – Flickr Partnership Ends, Getty Images’ Commitment to Contributors Continues

Here are the latest news following up Part 1 and Part 2 of my Getty Images Experience. I’m only 2 weeks in, and Getty already announced HUGE changes. Yesterday I got an e-mail stating: “Flickr Partnership Ends, Getty Images’ Commitment to Contributors Continues” (The whole text is posted on the end of this post). Still having
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View of Wasserbillig From Afar - Yannick Ciancanelli

My Getty Images Experience – Part 2

Here are the latest news following up Part 1 of my Getty Images Experience. First of all, my initial 5 images have all been accepted and are on sale, yay. I had to check out my account myself, because i got no e-mail notification. They just put your images up and sell them, without telling you
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Taraxacum Sunset - Yannick Ciancanelli

My Getty Images Experience – Part1

5 days ago Flickr sent me an e-mail stating: “Hi Yannick Ciancanelli, Flickr has partnered with the fabulous Getty Images to offer an invitation-only service for Flickr members to license their photos for commercial use. The Getty Images team has noticed your work on Flickr, and is pleased to offer you an invitation to enroll with them. They
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