Constellation Zero Preset

Constellation Zero approaches light and dark from a skewed, emphasized, perspective. Rather than chasing light, we let light chase us, and dark take over where needed. C0 makes no claims to being realistic and prides itself in stylism.

Constellation Zero can, as always, be downloaded from GitHub.

Olympus OM-D EM-10 low light, night, handheld

Olympus OM-D EM-10 low light, night, handheld

My holy grail isn't amazing Bokeh or another $50k lens. It's portability and low light handheld performance. Ideally on a camera with a lens mount. So when, by happy confluence, I got my hand on the very new (barely a week in Europe, a little longer in the US) OM-D EM-10 the same day Frankfurt's Luminale Light festival happened, I figured I'd take her through her paces.

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Amsterdam Sunrise

Amsterdam Sunrise

Here's a tip about Amsterdam: one night, just one night, don't get wasted, don't walk the red light district in search of a culture shock and some cheap dope or expensive beer. Sleep early, rise even earlier. 

Watch the sun rise over the IJmeer (note, "IJ" is one letter, it's between X and Y in the alphabet and could also be written ΓΏ). Walk the red light district when the light is off, the coffee shops closed, and the stoners asleep in their hostels.

It's the best time of the day.

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