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I travel to get to know the world in its different facets!

I travel to get to know the world in its different facets!

Mirjam RadkeFeb 19, 20241
My name is Mirjam Radke, I am 39 years old and work as a project manager for a well-known project developer and builder in Munich. My passions besides photography are travelling, hiking in the Alps and diving. I report on my experiences in a travel blog. When I was a child, I travelled with my […]
Olympus Passion Photography Magazine -February 2024!

Olympus Passion Photography Magazine -February 2024!

olympuspassionFeb 9, 20240
Hello everyone!The February issue has arrived. This edition features fantastic and talented photographers and highlights their beautiful imagery, from portraits to landscapes. As always, each piece of work, each photograph, was made with an Olympus camera.Each month we realize that Olympus cameras are, in fact, the best tools for every kind of work for this […]
Capturing cultures with OLYMPUS

Capturing cultures with OLYMPUS

Jacob Vincent BallJan 30, 20240
In my travels, I’ve primarily explored regions within Southeast Asia, as detailed in my previous article for Olympus Passion. I’ve also ventured into South Asia, including India, Nepal and Pakistan, as well as parts of North America and the Pacific. Throughout these countries, which are vastly different from one to the next, I’ve slowly understood, […]
Printed magazine – Issue 8

Printed magazine – Issue 8

olympuspassionJan 26, 20241
In an era dominated by virtual landscapes and rapid technological advancements, the printed magazine stands as a tangible sanctuary for photography enthusiasts. The weight of the paper, the scent of ink, and the crispness of the images on the pages create an immersive experience that transcends the mere act of seeing. It’s a ritual – […]
Olympus Passion Photography Magazine – January 2024!

Olympus Passion Photography Magazine – January 2024!

olympuspassionJan 19, 20240
Hello everyone!The January issue has arrived. This edition features fantastic and talented photographers and highlights their beautiful imagery, from portraits to landscapes. As always, each piece of work, each photograph, was made with an Olympus camera.Each month we realize that Olympus cameras are, in fact, the best tools for every kind of work for this […]
In search of silence

In search of silence

Alessio Di EugenioJan 4, 20240
Ciao,I’m Alessio Di Eugenio, I’m 25 and live in Rome, Italy. I’m a Student (degree in Sport Science and I’m studying for a master’s degree in Nutritional Science), and an Athlete. I’ve the blessing to work and perform as a futsal player, my main occupation, every day of my life. I’ve grown with the dream […]
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Street photography with the Olympus E-M10 Mark III

Street photography with the Olympus E-M10 Mark III

Robin WongNov 1, 20170

  Traditionally, I always bring a new camera to the streets to shoot for review. For the recently launched Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III (full review here), I decided to shoot a different variety of sample shots which included sports, outdoor portrait and landscape. I am all game when it…

The new Godox retro camera flashes

The new Godox retro camera flashes

olympuspassionSep 8, 20221

Godox launches a line of retro-inspired camera flashes and takes everyone by surprise Over the last few years, Godox has gained recognition – especially among professionals, by launching a set of quality models, rich in features and priced quite below their most direct competition. Just think of the AD600 Pro…

I just bought a new Olympus, the Olympus 4

I just bought a new Olympus, the Olympus 4

Hugo PinhoJan 10, 20222

I’ve always enjoyed the outdoors, and hiking is part of my life whenever possible. Outdoor life and photography will always be connected. One is inseparable from the other. That’s why walking shoes are so important to me. But road shoes are definitely not suitable, mostly due to traction problems on…

My Year with Olympus Cameras

My Year with Olympus Cameras

Sean O’RiordanJan 10, 20190

In February 2018, I sold my Nikon D750, Nikon lenses and bought an Olympus OMD E-M10 Mk III. I soon after wrote a review of this camera discussing my experiences with it. Soon after I purchased the Olympus OMD E-M1 and E-M1 Mk2. Spoiler: The Mk2 is a beast! I…

Using FD Lenses on my Olympus E-M10 MK II

Using FD Lenses on my Olympus E-M10 MK II

Larry FerrierFeb 12, 20180

After buying my Olympus E-M10 MK II, I knew I wanted to also get an adaptor to be able to use my Canon FD film lenses on this camera and after having done so, can say it’s been fantastic and has enabled me to make great use of features such…

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Premium/ A very simple scene that would not be considered normally can be powerful with the right light

Premium/ A very simple scene that would not be considered normally can be powerful with the right light

Phil NortonMay 19, 2020

Phil Norton is a photographer who needs no introduction. And in this exclusive interview, he told us about his career, how it all started, sharing some of his tips, the techniques that make his images work. As for the Olympus equipment, being Phil a full-time professional landscape photographer, it’s a…

Premium/ Creative Photography: MULTIPLE EXPOSURES

Premium/ Creative Photography: MULTIPLE EXPOSURES

My name is Giampaolo Mascalzoni, I’m 53 years old, and I live and work in Verona, a wonderful city in northern Italy, halfway between Milan and Venice. I started working very young in an advertising photographic studio as an assistant, and so I was lucky enough to be able to…

Premium/ The irreplaceable essence of Human Touch in Photography among the rise of AI

Premium/ The irreplaceable essence of Human Touch in Photography among the rise of AI

Hugo PinhoNov 26, 2023

In the ever-evolving landscape of technology, artificial intelligence (AI) has made significant strides, revolutionizing various industries, including the realm of photography. There is an undeniable truth that AI is reshaping the job market for photographers, particularly in areas like product photography, automotive imaging, and fashion. The moment virtual models and…

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Prague: The city of thousands of spires

Prague: The city of thousands of spires

Martin PavingerJul 19, 2020

Living in Prague for 25 years, Martin Pavinger knows the city as the back of his hands, therefore, over this time he had the opportunity to discover the best spots…

An old soul

An old soul

Milan DegraeveJun 12, 2020

Milan Degraeve loves everything that is old, all the vintage stuff, because he can sense the amount of work that went into making these products with the few resources they…

Walking and photographing

Walking and photographing

Maurício ReisSep 27, 2020

Walking is not only good for your health, it allows us to think about things, or nothing, listen to music, listen to nature and, why not, also be an opportunity…

Pietà

Pietà

Hugo PinhoAug 27, 2020

Summer holidays are over, and I need to get into “work mode”. For that, nothing better than a weekend in the region of Lousã, in Portugal. A mountainous area, with…

DUEMILAVENTUNO – The Book

DUEMILAVENTUNO – The Book

olympuspassionDec 20, 20210

Our good friends from Micro4/3 Italia just released their yearly book – DUEMILAVENTUNO, containing the work of 35 authors, from professional to amateur, ranging from many different photography genres. This vibrant community of Italian photographers wanted to differentiate themselves by leaving the web and bringing photography to its members on…

CONTRAST: Photography & Stories from the Road, by Jacob Vincent Ball

CONTRAST: Photography & Stories from the Road, by Jacob Vincent Ball

olympuspassionNov 14, 20230

For the loyal followers of the Olympus Passion project, the name Jacob Vincent Ball resonates with a sense of globetrotting photographic excellence. Over the past few years, Ball has become synonymous with his faithful companion, the Olympus OM-D E-M5 (the original Mark I), as he embarked on a remarkable journey…

“Enjoy what you do” – Exclusive interview with Franz Rabe

“Enjoy what you do” – Exclusive interview with Franz Rabe

Franz RabeFeb 2, 20232

Thank you so much, Franz, for all your availability for this interview. Could you please introduce yourself to our readers?I was born in Pretoria, South Africa, more than 50 years ago & I’m still here! Absolutely love the wildlife and nature of South Africa, especially the Kruger National Park –…

Maintaining Continuous Focus

Maintaining Continuous Focus

Keith TomlinsonFeb 19, 20200

Photography was always present in my life and I remember starting with a 110 film camera as a child, progressing to disc film (!) and then APS film before moving to digital photography many years ago. I was an automatic shooter with little knowledge of photography fundamentals but seemed to…

Like fragments of life

Like fragments of life

Ivo RobimJan 21, 20220

The fascination for the unknown. For distant cultures and civilizations portrayed in movies and books from childhood. That’s what sparked my desire to travel. A backpack that was packed each year in a lighter way. Like the load on my shoulders and in my thoughts. Every warm season we set…

Breaking free to find you

Breaking free to find you

Courtney ArndtNov 21, 20221

Take a moment and ask yourself, “What is it that I enjoy doing, and how does that influence my unique perspective?” It’s worth asking, since it has the power to change your life. It’s all too easy to scroll through social media, comparing your work to every other photographer or…

Why I love the PEN-F but switched to the Olympus OM-D E-M1

Why I love the PEN-F but switched to the Olympus OM-D E-M1

Daniel StockerAug 8, 2017

  Some of you might have read my blog post on my switch from Fujifilm´s X camera system to the Olympus PEN-F. If not you can do so via this…

Invisibles

Invisibles

Everything happened after seeing on social media a photograph of an abandoned dog in a shelter of an association. It was a low quality image and it was evident that…

Capturing cultures with OLYMPUS

Capturing cultures with OLYMPUS

Jacob Vincent BallJan 30, 2024

In my travels, I’ve primarily explored regions within Southeast Asia, as detailed in my previous article for Olympus Passion. I’ve also ventured into South Asia, including India, Nepal and Pakistan,…

My fingerprint of light

My fingerprint of light

Hello, I am Pierangelo Orizio, a freelance photographer based in Brescia, Italy. All my life, I captured photos up and “into” the planet Heart. I shoot since I was a…

In the land of Fire and Ice

In the land of Fire and Ice

Ladislav SkálaJul 13, 2021

Ladislav Skála was born in the Czech Republic, and he has been living in Iceland for almost 7 years, working as a glacier guide. Combining work with his passion for…

Amalfi Coast – A motor-biker travel, street and portrait reportage

Amalfi Coast – A motor-biker travel, street and portrait reportage

Alessandro AbateOct 26, 2023

I was born in Avellino, a small town some thirty-minute drive from the Amalfi Coast. I moved back to Italy at the end of 2020, after twenty years spent abroad,…

Lives captured in parts of a second

Lives captured in parts of a second

Cliff HarveyApr 5, 2021

My name is Cliff Harvey. I’m a 77 year old American expat, living in England. My first ‘proper’ camera was a Pentax Spotmatic with the standard 50mm lens. I bought…

The Print, The Frame

The Print, The Frame

Ian GregoryFeb 3, 2021

My name is Ian Gregory from Belper, a town in Derbyshire, England just south of The Peak District. I am now retired from my working career mostly in engineering on…

Everyday Magic

Everyday Magic

Alice MarietteAug 18, 2021

Preface:If we think about the photo albums at our parents’ house and what they felt important to record for future memory, we certainly won’t find epic photos of distant places…

Breaking free to find you

Breaking free to find you

Courtney ArndtNov 21, 2022

Take a moment and ask yourself, “What is it that I enjoy doing, and how does that influence my unique perspective?” It’s worth asking, since it has the power to…

The Olympus E-M1X was officially announced

The Olympus E-M1X was officially announced

olympuspassionJan 24, 2019

The long-awaited E-M1X has been officially announced! Many of the specs had already been leaked, but it is worth reviewing them here: 4MP Live MOS Micro Four Thirds Sensor Dual…

Everyone and Everything has a story to tell

Everyone and Everything has a story to tell

Tom PalJan 9, 2023

My BackgroundA little background on myself before we dig into my take on the passion we all love. I was born in Budapest, Hungary and emigrated to the United States…

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