Day to night walk in London street photography Fujifilm low light sunset
14th December 2021

Welcome back to another cinematic vlog in the streets, this time for a day to night walk in London. Aside of going out for photography, to me walking is kind of a therapeutical exercise: whenever I feel down or lacking inspiration I just hit the streets. It clears my mind. And if I'm looking for inspiration this clicks briefly after I start taking photos...

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Street Photography Workshops in Florence December 2021
1st December 2021

The time has come for some Street Photography workshops in Florence! When I went in Summer I was focused on creating content for Fujifilm and couldn’t find the time to host them. But I’m back for Xmas now and it is time. There will be 2 workshops, one at night...

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Fujifilm GFX 50S II Street Photography
11th October 2021

This fourth episode of YouTube mini-series in Florence is all about GFX 50S II Street Photography. As I mentioned before, this is not as fast and powerful as the GFX 100S. But the new iteration of this camera has a lot more processing power so it is much easier to...

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creative block and how to overcome it with a photo challenge
25th September 2021

We all find ourselves having a creative block at least once in our lives. There are several tricks we can use to overcome it and this may be one you can enjoy, all while learning a new skill! I ran a photography workshop for a global architecture and engineering and...

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Fujifilm GFX 50S II hands-on review
4th September 2021

Right, now that we’ve been through the first impressions, it’s time for a proper Fujifilm GFX 50S II hands-on review. I just started to edit and put together all the GFX 50S II content I created. And it becomes obvious to me that this is going to become a series,...

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4 Weeks of Instagram content in just 30 minutes
20th December 2020

That’s right: I created 4 weeks worth of Instagram content walking in Central London for less than 30 minutes. It could even be more than 4 weeks, considering I’m a bit of a slow uploader. But here you’ll see 20 photos I find worth sharing. And at 5 a week,...

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London lockdown photography | In Pictures
5th November 2020

London lockdown, again… England is entering its second national lockdown phase today as Coronavirus/Covid-19 cases have risen sharply. This gives me the opportunity to finally present my London lockdown photography project on YouTube. Back then, I wasn’t producing content for my channel yet, so unfortunately I didn’t film my usual...

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Rain Photography in London
15th October 2020

Time for some rain photography! Street photography to be exact. Most foreigners think it always rains in London but in reality it’s mostly cloudy or just drizzling (and we do have sunny days, harsh ones too). Now, coming from Italy, I don’t really fancy going out when it’s grey, let...

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What's In My Camera Bag
27th August 2020

You likely see the “What’s In My Camera Bag” videos all over YouTube. It’s quite a popular topic for several reasons: people are genuinely interested in what professionals use, it satisfies the Gear Acquisition Syndrome, it’s a way for content creator to put out some affiliate links (they do help),...

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vlog mitakon lens for street photography
20th August 2020

I did ask myself if the Mitakon 35mm f/0.95 could indeed be the toughest lens for street photography. Despite the clickbait-y title, this was a genuine question I had. And so I decided to give it a good test. To this day, Fujifilm does not release blueprints for their lenses...

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Fujifilm GFX 50S
14th August 2020

I rented the Fujifilm GFX 50S for a job (office interiors and corporate headshots). But I still had some spare time to use it before sending it back to Fuji. So of course I made a video! I used medium format cameras in the past. When in Florence, I worked...

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hottest day in London
6th August 2020

OK, what do you do when is the hottest day in London (36C)? Well, obviously, you go out and enjoy the weather! And shoot a few pictures along the way! At least that’s what I did.I like hot weather. Very much. It should go without saying because I’m half-Italian but...

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Tate Gallery Reopens
31st July 2020

The Tate Gallery reopens this week after a 4 months closure due to the pandemic. Actually, not just the Tate Modern but all Tate galleries across UK. I’m very happy this is finally happening. As an art-lover but as a photographer as well. The Tate, specifically the Tate Modern, is...

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Recipe for Black and White photography
7th July 2020

What do I mean by recipe for black and white photography? Fuji X photographers should be familiar with the concept of recipes already. For everybody else, it is a combination of in-camera settings that allow. among other things, to recreate the effects of old analog films. Something that Fujifilm is...

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Photography in Harsh Light
2nd July 2020

In this week’s YouTube video, I take it to the streets of London for some street photography in harsh light. Oftentimes you hear photographers say that the best time for photography is during the so-called Golden Hour (right after sunrise and before sunset) or Blue Hour (the dim light before...

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London Street Photography in harsh light
24th June 2020

You read it right: my photography workshops are back. The lockdown measures are easing in UK. And what the government just announced is finally allowing me to restart hosting my photography workshops. Shops are reopening, the safe distance is reduced to “1 metre plus”, can have gatherings of up to...

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