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Olympus into Art

Olympus into Art

Brad HedgmanApr 15, 20240
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 back in June 2020. I was very honoured to appear in my favourite photography magazine. The variety of incredible photography and stories by excellent photographers […]
Olympus Passion Photography Magazine – April 2024!

Olympus Passion Photography Magazine – April 2024!

olympuspassionApr 8, 20240
Hello everyone!The April 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 […]
My Passion for the great outdoors

My Passion for the great outdoors

Chris ScaldwellMar 21, 20241
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 colleagues do in raising the awareness of the beautiful subject of photography in which we all share the joy of… My name is Chris Scaldwell, […]
Olympus Passion Photography Magazine – March 2024!

Olympus Passion Photography Magazine – March 2024!

olympuspassionMar 19, 20240
Hello everyone!The March 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 […]
How I capture life

How I capture life

David John TurnbullMar 14, 20240
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, I decided to capture it. The camera wasn’t really noticeable (just hanging low from around my neck), and I decided to keep it that way. […]
Premium/ Behind the Lens: Olympus PEN E-PL8 Photo Adventures (VIDEO)

Premium/ Behind the Lens: Olympus PEN E-PL8 Photo Adventures (VIDEO)

olympuspassionMar 1, 20243
In this photography journey, Hugo Pinho embarks on an unconventional choice. Venturing to the serene banks of the Mondego River in Portugal, he deliberately left behind the PEN-F, the OM-D, and his array of lenses. Instead, he embraced the unexpected companion – the Olympus PEN E-PL8, a compact 16-megapixel mirrorless camera introduced in 2016.   […]
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Great things come in small packages – Travel photography with the Olympus E-M10 Mark II

Great things come in small packages – Travel photography with the Olympus E-M10 Mark II

Glenn PalacioFeb 11, 20190

My name is Timothy Glenn Palacio. I was born and raised in Cagayan de Oro City, which is part of Northern Mindanao (Misamis Oriental, Region 10) in the Philippines. I work closely with the Department of Tourism and other local government units in searching, photographing, promoting and conserving potential tourist…

Less is more – Lightweight and mobile with the Olympus XZ-2 and E-M5

Less is more – Lightweight and mobile with the Olympus XZ-2 and E-M5

Adam VradenburgOct 9, 20170

Introduction Professionally I work in a creative field but around 3 years ago, I started pursuing photography myself, and it has turned into an obsession. I find genres can be limiting but let’s say I am focused on travel and event photography. I sell some of my images via EyeEm…

Why I have fallen in love with Micro Four Thirds

Why I have fallen in love with Micro Four Thirds

Daniel StockerSep 27, 20171

Some time ago I made the switch from APS-C sized Fujifilm cameras to Olympus´s mFT System. Don´t get me wrong. Fujifilm cameras and lenses are really good, but for me the system is developing into a direction which is not for me. I am an ambitious amateur/hobbyist photographer and not…

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…

The E-M5 between travel and portrait photography

The E-M5 between travel and portrait photography

Jason FontanaJan 8, 20200

I take photos to relax and decompress. I’m from a small Italian town one hour away from Venice. Like many other photographers these days, I learned photography by experimenting with my camera and reading online. Over the years, most of my work had focused on landscape and travel photography, where…

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The Olympian look

The Olympian look

The photography was always a part of my environment to be begun with my dad, Daniel LAVAL, among whom it is the passion since the adolescence and which became for all these years, an experienced wildlife photographer. My friend, is also a photographer, we moreover met on Instagram. To date, I consider myself rather as a photographer novice, practicing this leisure only since a few years. Before being a photographer,…

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Chris McGinnisAug 14, 2020

Arthropods comprise 80% of Earth’s fauna. An estimated one million species of insects, arachnids, myriapods, and crustaceans make up this category. They’re everywhere, yet they’re often overlooked. Through my photography, I highlight the beauty, intricacy, and importance of these tiny creatures. I’ve always been interested in visual arts, I’ve always…

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When I switched from Canon DSLRs to a mirrorless system, the last thing I thought about was the battery life. I had more to think about, like file quality, construction, lenses, weight, features… After starting to use mirrorless equipment, I noticed some difference in battery life to what I was…

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My name is Mikkel Due Andersen. I am 43 years old and an all things nature photographer from Denmark. I live on the amazing rock island of Bornholm, where you can find the most diverse nature in the country with loads of beautiful landscapes. I work as a primary school…

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Creating a workspace

Creating a workspace

Zachary MatenchukMay 21, 20210

Hello folks, my name is Zach Matenchuk. My current career is in education and teaching students with special needs. I live in Winnipeg, Canada. I have a passion for photographing landscapes, portraits and stories. Today’s article is covering the topic of creating the perfect workspace for the creative. The individuals…

The unpredictability of the sky

The unpredictability of the sky

Reto AerniAug 7, 20207

Hi there… My name is Reto Aerni, I’m 55 and a passionate Swiss amateur photographer. I live in the Virgo Supercluster, located in the second-largest galaxy of the cluster – a galaxy called the Milky Way on planet Earth. Easy to find, you turn left after passing the Orion arm,…

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…

Miniature Subjects, Maximum Impact

Miniature Subjects, Maximum Impact

Laura HicksFeb 28, 20190

Hello! My name is Laura Hicks. I am an Olympus Visionary with Olympus North America. I am a portrait and wedding photographer and have owned my own photography business in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA  for 17 years. Although I photograph anything from newborns to families and wedding to corporate events, my…

My Take On Street Photography

My Take On Street Photography

Hansae LeeMar 28, 20190

Hello! My name is Hansae Lee. I am a student photographer from South Korea, currently based and studying in Singapore. The first time I was introduced to photography was somewhere around 2014, when I was on Instagram one day and came across a photographer who specialized in ‘minimalism’ photography. I…

Soul of the Ocean

Soul of the Ocean

olympuspassionJan 8, 20210

We have always had a special affection for print editions. Books and magazines materialise the photographs in proper physical support, making it possible to appreciate them properly. Hard drives fail, other media is obsolete (who does even remember the Iomega Zip drive?), but the paper is (practically) eternal, noble, has…

On the way with the Olympus OM-D

On the way with the Olympus OM-D

Hayrettin BilginJun 17, 2017

First of all I have to point out that I am quite delighted to be part of Olympus Passion’s Inspiration. My name is Hayrettin Bilgin, 43 years old born in…

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,…

The Olympus E-M1 as an adventure camera

The Olympus E-M1 as an adventure camera

James SpencerNov 13, 2018

Olympus have long been known as producers of sturdy cameras, that is cameras that can take a bit of a beating and won’t break a sweat in the process. That…

Using the E-M1 Mark II and the Holy Trinity of M.Zuiko PRO lenses for Wedding Photography

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Boris StullerOct 22, 2021

Hi, my name is Boris Štuller, I am 32 years old, and I am based in Havířov, Czech Republic. I work at Siemens as an expert focusing on digitization and…

Astrophotography with the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Astrophotography with the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Sean O’RiordanAug 7, 2019

“You can’t photograph the milky way with a micro four thirds sensor” Disclaimer: Though I give tips in this article it is not an in depth tutorial on capturing the…

Meghan McCabe – Olympus Ambassador from South Africa

Meghan McCabe – Olympus Ambassador from South Africa

Meghan McCabeJul 13, 2022

Hello Meghan, thank you so much for all your availability for this interview! Would you like to start by introducing yourself to our readers?Hellooo all my name is Meghan McCabe…

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…

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.…

A dream come true

A dream come true

Barbara BekDec 21, 2022

Barbara always wanted a big and loud family, and this dream came true. The next is to turn Photography, her passion, into a full-time job. And it seems to us…

More photography

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Torjan HaalandSep 11, 2020

My interest in photography started early in my studies at the age of 22. The first camera I ever bought was the Canon EOS 450D. A great starting camera at…

My style with Olympus

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Darrell NeoJun 9, 2020

Darrell fell in love with photography while reading National Geographic magazines. At the age of 24, he started taking photography seriously, and when he was introduced to the off-camera flash,…

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Torjan HaalandApr 26, 2021

In the four years of existence of Olympus Passion, we have done dozens of interviews, but this time we wanted you to be asking the questions. We launched this challenge…

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