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24 mm is one of my favorites, and nr 1 is the Summilux M

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There’s something magic with the 24 mm lenses. Back to when i started with the Pentax Spotmatic I’ve always loved the 24 mm on what we today call full frame. I went to Leica R and used the 24 mm very much together with the 180, and then I went to Olympus OM with my absolutely favorite the OM 3 ti and for the first time I could use the 24 mm and.. Read More

Gatufotografi på Rue Daguerre

Midnatt på rue Daguerre i Paris. Det regnar och är kyligt, med franska mått. Endast rökarna sitter kvar på uteserveringen.
Olympus OM-D E-M1 II med zuiko 50 mm 1,2. 1/40 sec och bländare 1,8

Det finns en genre inom fotografin som kallas gatufotografi, en slags dokumentärfotografi med visst mått av nostalgi. Kända fotografer som Christer Strömholm, Henri Cartier-Bresson och Weegee har hyllats för sina insatser inom gatufotografin. Jag ägnade mig åt gatufotografi en natt på rue Daguerre i Paris, och det finns en anledning. In English This story is written in swedish, my native language. If you don’t understand, it´s all about street photography in Paris a.. Read More

The Swedish painter and sculptor Kaj Engström and the Leitz Nocticron 1,2 42,5 mm

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We have a very impressive painter and sculptor in Sweden. His name is Kaj Engström and he gets his inspiration on a small island north of the bigger island Gotland. This island is called Fårö. That´s swedish for sheep. He paints sheeps in various ways and various situations, but it´s always the sheep from Gotland, where they call a sheep lamm. He also makes obejects with sheets, animals, dolls and so on. He´s.. Read More

Reflections on a pair of portrait-lenses

Tyrolen 2016-08-04 Olle Johansson-Nyhlén

Even today I can feel the excitement and joy that I experienced in late 1980:s unboxing my newly purchased Pentax A* 85 mm 1,4. A dream had come true. After a long period of saving I had finally been able to buy my dream lens. The box was unpacked and soon I had a little more than half a kilo of steel and glass in my hand. It was almost enough to feel the.. Read More