My photography experience started with my father’s Nikkormat when I was 15. That film photography hobby lasted for one year only before I put a pause for many decades. I resumed photo taking 5 years ago with a Rebel XS – the lowest entry level of Canon DSLR at that time. I have been having a lot of fun in photography since then, and it means to me more than simply taking pictures.
Photography is more than just to create pictures, it was a way to connect more deeply with the world. Taking pictures increases my awareness of the unusual from the usual, my attention to the miraculous in the ordinary. I learned to appreciate that beauty is everywhere to be found, as long as you open your mind and your heart to feel and observe them. It is a process to first observe, become aware, then experience and feel. If I don’t resonate, I don’t push the shutter. The whole process corresponds to an open state of mind in which experiencing the scene at hand in its full richness precedes taking any shot, if any.
- Canon 5Diii, Canon 24-105mm, Canon 50mm
- Canon 7D, Canon 28-200mm
- Canon M Mirrorless, Canon EF-M 18-55mm
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