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ACROS in Fujifilm X70

Fujifilm has done a remarkable work with ACROS film simulation in its latest cameras. The result is so good that many photographers choose the camera jpegs over RAW. ACROS film simulation uses extra noise reduction for the highlights and edges, and it leaves the grain untouched in the shadow areas. This graduated noise reduction/addition is performed inside […]

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September in the city

I spent some evenings of the first two weeks of September walking in the streets of Thiseio, a neighbourhood in downtown Athens. Streets are full of people, mostly tourists, a very interesting area for shooting street photos. The weather is still hot in Greece at this season and the days are long. This place has […]

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iPhone 7 shoots Raw and supports wide color DCI-P3

Adding Raw capture to the iPhone gives photographers a lot more creative freedom. Post processing will be better with greater levels of brightness and more accurate white balance. As you process your photos in Lightroom or any other software on PC, colors in filters and presets will show their true potential on RAW files, rather […]

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Sunset on Flisvos (Palaio Faliro)

It’s hard to believe that this place is located just 5km away from the center o Piraeus. An oasis of palm trees, open sea and space for walk and sports. The perfect place to shoot on the golden hour, around 6:30pm on that late August evening. I will drop mostly landscape photos in this post. All […]

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My first evening with Fujifilm X70

On August 16th I received my new Fujifilm X70, a very compact and light camera. Many reviewers call it a tiny beast, as it houses a big APS-C image sensor inside and very crispy and sharp lens. Speaking of the lens, it comes with a fixed 28mm eq. lens, that cannot be replased. I would not need to […]

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Milos

Milos (Μήλος) is a Greek island, located in the Cyclades (Κυκλάδες) group in the Aegean sea. I love this island so much, that I have visited twice. This gallery is from my second visit on August 2011. At that time I didn’t bring a dslr camera with me, so all photos are shot with the smartphone, […]

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Welcome!

Welcome!  Thank you for visiting my blog! This is the second version of this site. The previous one was a static html page, hosted on Amazon AWS. Although it was fast, it was hard to maintain and update. A new html file had to be created and uploaded to Amazon, everytime I wanted to add something new. […]

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