Photography and adventure in Southern Africa
One says if you have been to Africa once, you’ll end up revisiting it again (and again and again). Matt and I couldn’t agree more! This year we spent a month between Botswana, Zimbabwe and Namibia. We got infected with the Africa bug and now, back in the office, we feel like we’re suffering from post – safari – depression.
Faroe Islands – a photographers paradise!
A few days ago we wrapped up a great trip to the Faroe Islands. We had been up there the year before, therefore Matt and I were excited to go back and explore more of these 18 rocky, volcanic islands between Iceland and Norway where more sheep can be found than inhabitants.
Unit 7: Landscape Photography Field Trip in Val Bavona
For those who don’t know it, Ticino’s Val Bavona is a unique and somewhat mysterious place. Small villages made up completely of stone buildings are scattered throughout the sheer-sided granitic valley. Bavona is one of Switzerland’s steepest inhabited valleys. Semi-nomadic herders sought refuge here hundreds of years ago as they were pursued by marauders while grazing their livestock.
Once upon a time at Sechselaeuten…
I have to admit, as a non Zürich citizen I always had a specific picture in mind when it comes to the Sechseläuten event. Because I grew up in the idyllic countryside of Switzerland, the city of Zürich was too far away, way too big (by Swiss standards) and the Sechseläuten event was surely something for conservative people….
Advanced Study – Unit 5 Complete
Sports photography is of course full of technical challenges, from tracking and focusing on the action, to choosing the right shutter speed and dealing with difficult light and fast, fleeting moments (to name a few). In unit 5 of the Advanced Study program, our students honed in on these important technical aspects of a sports shoot, then took things a step further by telling the story of the game.