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Post-processing challenge – Winner announcement

Post-processing challenge – Winner announcement

olympuspassionJan 31, 2022

When we launched THIS CHALLENGE a couple of weeks ago, we were far from imagining such a massive turnout from our readers. Thank you very much to everyone who agreed…

Edit our RAW file and you can win an annual subscription to Olympus Passion Magazine

Edit our RAW file and you can win an annual subscription to Olympus Passion Magazine

olympuspassionJan 13, 2022

For many, post-processing is an art itself, and where the fun really begins. From those who opt for a more subtle and delicate approach to those who prefer bolder work,…

The Tragical Mystery – The story behind this image

The Tragical Mystery – The story behind this image

Milan DegraeveFeb 7, 2021

Hi, I am Milan Degraeve, and I am a product and travel photographer from Belgium. I am 21 years old and I bought my first camera in 2018 (The Olympus…

The art of capturing speed

The art of capturing speed

Nick WilsonSep 6, 2020

My name is Nick Wilson, I am a 36-year-old husband, Father, and freelance photographer. I am lucky enough to call Mesa, Arizona my home. I have a very wide scope…

Bird photography

Bird photography

Marco LazzarelliMay 28, 2020

My name is Marco Lazzarelli, and I live in Traversetolo, a town in the hills of Parma – Emilia Romagna, Italy. My hobbies are photography in nature, and trail and…

My passion for long exposures

My passion for long exposures

Nijinsky LacsamanaMay 20, 2020

Hello! I’m Nijinsky Lacsamana, an engineering student and a photography hobbyist from the picturesque province of Ilocos, Philippines. My interest in photography started back in high school when I took…

How to photograph using only the available light

How to photograph using only the available light

Hugo PinhoMay 13, 2020

Most of my work, what I really like to do, is documentary photography and that usually involves making portraits. But unlike the studio photographer who is able to manipulate light…

Capturing Star Trails Using Live Composite

Capturing Star Trails Using Live Composite

Olympus E-M1X . Olympus M.Zuiko 7-14mmF2.8 . f/5 . 20″ . ISO 1600 – The camera was on Bulb (Live Composite) mode. The shutter was open for 48 frames (20…

How to edit your photos in 3 easy steps, using Capture One Pro and the Mastin Labs presets

How to edit your photos in 3 easy steps, using Capture One Pro and the Mastin Labs presets

Henrik HoffmannApr 7, 2020

This is a quick guide on how I use the presets from Mastin Labs together with Capture One Pro. I’m no professional editor but I’ve spent many hours getting to…

The Art of Light Painting

The Art of Light Painting

Maria SaggeseMar 18, 2020

I am Maria Saggese, a professional photographer specialized in the Light Painting technique, thanks to which I manage to combine photography and art. I nourish myself every day with a…

Long exposures with Olympus gear

Long exposures with Olympus gear

Charles PragnellAug 26, 2019

Hi Charlie! Could we start with a brief introduction? My introduction to photography goes back to my mid-teens. I had always enjoyed art, so photography was another creative media to…

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…

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INSPIRATION

Olympus experience in Yangshuo, China

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John SalvinoJan 18, 2021

Hello, my name is John Salvino, I’m originally from Toronto, Canada, but I’ve spent the last two and a half years living in China. I recently spent three months in…

Moving to Iceland – Where the whole journey began

Moving to Iceland – Where the whole journey began

Kat DeptułaNov 6, 2019

My name is Katarzyna, but you can call me Kat. Like the animal, but with „K“. I was born in Poland, in the beautiful region of lakes and forests called…

Altering course

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John PrykeDec 8, 2020

Gidday! My name is John Pryke, a freelance photographer living in Brisbane, Australia. I have spent the last 37 years as a photographer, using different cameras, both film and digital…

GEAR

Why I have fallen in love with Micro Four Thirds

Why I have fallen in love with Micro Four Thirds

Daniel StockerSep 27, 2017

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 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…

The E-M5 between travel and portrait photography

The E-M5 between travel and portrait photography

Jason FontanaJan 8, 2020

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…

VISUAL STORIES

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…

PREMIUM

Premium/ Passion for Outdoor and Wildlife Photography – Interview with Torjan Haaland

Premium/ Passion for Outdoor and Wildlife Photography – Interview with Torjan Haaland

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…

Premium/ The “1917”

Premium/ The “1917”

Lauri MajamaaMar 16, 2021

Hi guys, I am honored to be asked to write about our photo essay called “1917”.I got the idea for the photoshoot from the model, Rosa, who got her father’s…

Premium/ The true face of sport

Premium/ The true face of sport

Davey WilsonSep 15, 2020

Davey Wilson is an award-winning commercial, sports and documentary photographer published in The Rugby Journal, Pro Cycling Magazine, Velo News and online at Cycling Tips and many more. Wilson served…