Covid 19 destruction

Covid 19 – a Transition Phase for the Human Race?

Part 1 Dream of a Green Earth When I was young I read stories about World war 1 and World war 2. I had a hidden desire that maybe some day soon we will experience World war 3!  Which never happened ! With some country head experimenting with missiles, some sending out killer drones while some suffocating opposition,  I expected something to happen soon. And a post apocalypse clean yet

Voigtlander 10mm

Voigtlander Heliar Ultrawide 10mm Lens for Sony

My journey with Voigtlander 10mm Hyperwide lens started recently. However,  I have been shooting Ultra wide since long. I find this creative challenge quite interesting. One one side framing and the other side composition. But once you master this lens you can create art! Earlier I shot with Nikon 10-24 on a D90 body and then came Sony A7iii and I was happy with the native lenses. But after a

Sony A7III Video Rig Setup

My Sony A7iii Video Rig Setup

How to build a Video Rig with Sony A7iii On the move I prefer to use the Sony A7iii handheld – the ibis or the ‘in built image stabilizer allows sufficient stability to shots unless it is extreme low light or long exposure kind. Sony A7ii is a full frame camera (24mp) with an extensive customisable menu with recall buttons for a few modes. Its extremely light and intelligent camera.

Sony 85mm 1.8 portrait

Sony 85mm 1.8 for Portraits

The main thing in a Portrait is not the subject, not the lens or the camera you are using. The  most important thing is the mood. If you capture the correct mood then all other falls in place. So shoot many , shoot up close and shoot in every possible angle. Unless you are confident you can get the right shot in one click. People use 50mm, 35mm, 135mm, 90mm

Helios 44 - The dreamy swirly bouquet lens

Helios 44 – the swirly bouquet master lens

Helios-44, fabulous for its swirly bouquet is a Soviet copy of the Carl Zeiss Biotar 58mm ƒ/2 lens produced under the Helios lens brand. The lens comes in may versions. The lens was produced in Soviet Union by KMZ, MMZ, Jupiter from 1958 until 1999.  The lens comes in M42 mount and can be easily used by any Full frame or APSC cameras by using an adapter. There are various versions of the lens. The original Helios 44 had 13 aperture