The eternal question: Should I use the COLOR or make it BW?

The eternal question: Should I use the COLOR or make it BW?

If you check out my website more closely, you'll see that I use the photojournalist approach of making images. I like telling the story with them, so I try not to over-edit my photos. I edit every image I publish, it's something you HAVE to do because usually our cameras don't produce the image we usually have in our heads. At least, that's the case with me. I put a bit of contrast into my images, do a bit of sharpening, and a couple of small tweaks, nothing much. (more…)...
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Skoda Kodiaq was SO CLOSE to look really great, but…

Skoda Kodiaq was SO CLOSE to look really great, but…

Since the AutoIQ story is long over, I have no more chance to photograph interesting cars and publish them. Most of the cars I've published in 2017 are from the archive, but a friend of mine got me a half an hour with the new Skoda Kodiaq. I couldn't resist that, so I took my camera and only one lens (Sigma 24mm f/1.4 ART) and I went to capture a couple of photos. Unfortunately, I didn't have much time, and the car was a bit dirty, so I had to work with what I got. (more…)...
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When the Fiat 500 meets his much meaner twin brother

When the Fiat 500 meets his much meaner twin brother

In February 2016 I met a new Fiat 500, and even I thought that I wouldn't like that car - I did! For example, the bigger versions, 500L and 500L Trekking, are not good at all and I was really disappointed when I had them on a test. The small 500 is a nice looking car, nice to drive, has enough space for that kind of a car - it's a really nice small city car. But then, in December of that same year, I met its brother. Much, much meaner twin brother who made me smile so much - Abarth 595 Competizione! (more…)...
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Leftovers from the road trip post with the Mazda 3 Sport G120

Leftovers from the road trip post with the Mazda 3 Sport G120

In August 2016 I had this Mazda 3 Sport G120 Takumi on a test, and after a long time, I went out for a short drive ready to make some interesting shots. Ok, you can't do anything spectacular in one hour when you're racing with the sunset, but still, it felt good to go on one of those rides I used to take more often. (more…)...
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