It has been a while since my last portrait photo shooting… I have been using the wonderful Soviet lense Helios-44M since a couple of years now and I have learned to use and appreciate its features. Such as its “swirl” bokeh and lense flares. But when a Facebook friend has recommended me another retro lense recently, I knew I have to try it as well. This is Super-Takumar 55mm F1.8, which is also famous for its bokeh and especially its […]
Yes, this is a video week… :) Check out my video about the hiking trip to Futagoyama – a little rocky peak in Saitama. In general, do subscribe to my YouTube channel! There are lots of watchable travel videos. Also upcoming is a really nice video about Hanami (cherry blossom viewing).