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Capture life from unique perspectives

Capture life from unique perspectives

Mustafa TekinMay 21, 2024

Hello,I want to start by saying that I was very excited to receive Olympus Passion’s message. My name is Mustafa Tekin, and I live in Ankara, the capital of Turkey.…

My Olympus Journey

My Olympus Journey

Umut AydinMay 14, 2024

Hello, everyone. My name is Umut Aydin. I am a 24-year-old dentist who enjoys photography as a hobby. I’ve been using Olympus products for two years now. Previously, I worked…

Shoshin: Cultivating a beginner’s mind in photography

Shoshin: Cultivating a beginner’s mind in photography

Hugo PinhoMay 7, 2024

Shoshin: Japanese term that translates to “beginner’s mind.” It embodies the idea of approaching life with openness, curiosity, and humility, free from preconceptions and biases, fostering continuous learning and growth…

Olympus into Art

Olympus into Art

Brad HedgmanApr 15, 2024

Hi everyone, my name is Brad Hedgman, an enthusiastic amateur photographer from Australia, and enthusiastic Olympus user. Maybe some of you read my feature in Olympus Passion magazine, Issue #37…

My Passion for the great outdoors

My Passion for the great outdoors

Chris ScaldwellMar 21, 2024

I was privileged when asked by Hugo to write a small article about my use of Olympus camera equipment and also must start by praising the work Hugo and his…

How I capture life

How I capture life

It was a dreary day in Toronto — but only outside. There were some really nice emotions going on inside this restaurant in our Chinatown district. Inspired by Walker Evans,…

Tatra Mountains, my quiet haven

Tatra Mountains, my quiet haven

Hi, my name is Przemek, I am 35 years old, and I come from the beautiful historical region of Jaworzno, a city located in southern Poland on the Silesian-Krakow Upland…

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, 2024

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…

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,…

In search of silence

In search of silence

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…

From my Olympus to the moon, my daily fotorama

From my Olympus to the moon, my daily fotorama

Aurelia TocciDec 27, 2023

I am French, of Italian origin, and I live near Paris. I’m married and have a 12-year-old daughter. In my spare time, I really enjoy trekking, especially in the Forêt…

A Story of Light and Contrast

A Story of Light and Contrast

My name is Henrique. I was born in Portugal, Lisbon, where I live. I’m 65 years old, and the awakening of my taste for photography comes from a very young…

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