New business cards from moo.com

New business cards from moo.com

Having found my genre it was time for new business cards. Back in 2011 I got business cards from moo.com. The company offers high quality business cards and other print articles of all sorts. Most interesting for photographers is the option to get up to 50 different...
Finding your genre

Finding your genre

This article is about some important insight I gained about this blog and my photographic development. But before I come to that I have to go back in time. My first post on this blog was back in 2010 and it was titled “Into the unknown…“. In that...
Lumenatic.com turned four today

Lumenatic.com turned four today

Four years ago I started the lumenatic blog. It has been my personal project since then to write about my experiences from shoots, interesting gear and other photography-related topics. Thanks for being a reader of this blog ! I learned a lot about photography from...
Battling an annoying cliché

Battling an annoying cliché

This week I had one of those classic experiences which almost every photographer had in his career. At my workplace they were looking for somebody to take pictures of an event. I was asked to do it, and the conversation went like this: Co-worker: “Say, could you take...
A collection of great online learning resources

A collection of great online learning resources

Sometimes people ask how I learned photography. First of all, I have many friends who are as enthusiastic as I am about photography. I went out shooting with them and step by step I learned about my camera, the principles of composition and lighting. Also I read books...

The core of every photograph

In my last posts I was very techy, talking only about new cameras and giving guidance on how to choose the perfect camera for you. Reading these posts again I realized that some people might get a wrong impression, so I would like to add something. In the last post I...