My American friend Reese was visiting Holland from Spain (he travels a bit) and my buddy Seamus asked if I wanted to join them for an afternoon’s walk through Utrecht. It’s been a few years since I visited the city, known for its old architecture and charming canals, such that it often stands in for […]
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An early birthday present to myself, on behalf of my partner, was the superb Sigma 35mm F/1.4 lens. Brilliantly sharp even at its widest aperture, it has displaced (and I don’t say this lightly) my Canon 85mm f/1.2 as my very favorite lens. The 35mm angle of view is a classic for street photography, but […]
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Let’s pretend I’m a photographer. It’s a stretch, I know, but bear with me. Let’s also pretend that I’m a street photographer. I take photos of things and people in public places. I share these on my online gallery, but I could also sell prints or licenses. Can I just do that? Do I need […]
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