Mark Shvartsman

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20 Luxury Vacations That Are Surprisingly Affordable

Just because you’re not a member of the one percent, it doesn’t mean you can’t travel like it. Whether it’s booking a safari adventure or vacationing …

Luxury Lifestyle

The Evolution of Street Photography

The history of street photography has much to reveal about our changing world<p>A small Leica camera, pressed to the eye, snaps a photo. The woman and …

Fujifilm Lenses Have Quality Control Issues: Reports

Fujifilm may have a quality control issue on their hands. Two reports have emerged this month of new Fujifilm lenses arriving with sizable dust …

FUJIFILM

Discover the Unsung American Female Photographers of the Past Century

Alice Austen (1866–1952)A Self-taught photographer born on Staten Island best known for her documentary images of New Yo<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Alice …

Staten Island

Ouriçal October

FUJIFILM

Fujifilm X-T2

The size of the camera is slightly bigger than the X-T1 all around. I only really managed to see the size difference once I had the two side-by-side. …

Mt. Tam photo may be 1 of the most stunning Calif. landscape shots ever

See other classic scenes of the Golden State's natural beauty by the photographer<p>The views from atop Mt. Tamalpais in Marin County have long inspired photographers to make the climb to the summit. But few of their photos can compare to a night shot taken three weeks ago by Italian photographer …

Road Trip on California's Pacific Coast Highway

Fuji X-T2 vs X-T1 – 16 Key Differences

<b>We take a look at exactly what’s changed between the hugely popular Fuji X-T1 and the updated model, the Fuji X-T2.</b><p>The Fuji X-T2 updates the hugely …

How to Start a Photography Blog - WordPress Setup Guide

40 Shares<p>Whether you’re a professional or an amateur photographer, it’s important that you learn <b>how to start a photography blog</b> and create your own …

MirrorLessons has expanded: introducing “Mirrorless Comparison”

Over the past three years, we have learned so much: not just about photography and the cameras we use on … Continue reading MirrorLessons has …

Cameras

La Torre - Your Amalfi Coast Private Villa

Driving through the most unspoilt section of the Amalfi Coast, you suddenly catch sight of <b>La Torre</b>. This medieval watchtower dates from the 14th …

5 Southern German Towns to Visit

Berlin, Munich, and Hamburg – the big cities usually jump to mind as top German travel destinations. While I love the hustle and bustle of any …

The Phoblographer's Guide to Fujifilm X Mount Lenses

Fujifilm has been working diligently to build their X series camera lineup. But to build the cameras, you also need the lens selection to go with it. …

The 20 Most Important Battles of World War II

The clashes that shaped the course of the deadliest war of all time.<p>World War II was the greatest conflict in history, carried out on a scale almost impossible to grasp. In many ways it was the first modern war, in which airpower played a vital role both on land and at sea, but many actions were …

Fuji X: Snapshooter, pro pretender or photographic panacea

Our friends at DP Review have published an illuminating report of an interview with Yuji Igarashi, general manager of Fujifilm's Electronic Imaging …

Imaging

Travelling to France (Provence and Cote d’Azur) with Fuji X-T1

Share<p>Tweet<p>Shares 0<p>On 10 June 2015, me and my friends, we decided to visit Provence and the Cote d’Azur in France. And I was looking for those …

France

Phase One introduces first Schneider Kreuznach 'Blue Ring' zooms

Phase One has announced two Schneider Kreuznach 'Blue Ring' lenses designed with the XF system in mind, the first zooms in the series. The Schneider …

Imaging

The Fuji X Passion Virtual Photography Magazine is finally available!

Share<p>Tweet<p>Shares 0<p>Today we have the pleasure to announce the launch of the Fuji X Passion Virtual Photography Magazine!<p>The <b>FXP Virtual Photography</b> …

Before & After: This is How Far You Can Push a Fuji X-T2 RAW File in Post

There have been precious few Fujifilm X-T2’s out in the wild ahead of this morning’s release, but travel photographer Elia Locardi has had one for …

Lightroom

A history of Florence in 12 buildings

The new type of hotel rescuing Italy's hill villages

The alberghi diffusi model is revitalising dwindling communities across Italy by repurposing their unused buildings into ‘scattered hotels’. Our writer lives like a local in a few of these hamlet gems. Scroll down for more<p>It was an unusual invasion: well-to-do people, most speaking strange tongues, …

Italy

The Olympus Pen F Complete Review – A camera with personality

There is one thing I’ve always appreciated about Olympus cameras: they rarely leave you feeling indifferent. It’s not necessarily due … Continue …

Olympus PEN Series

The Olympus M. Zuiko 45mm f

Excellent image quality in a small, light and fast package. That’s the promise of the Micro Four Thirds standard in relation to other camera systems, …

REVIEWS

Here you can find all the hands-on, complete reviews, galleries and in-depth articles we have written since the creation of this website.<p>First …

On The Road in Nicaragua with the Olympus OM-D E-M1

I’ve owned my Olympus OM-D E-M1 for well over 1.5 years now. As many have done before me and have … Continue reading On The Road in Nicaragua with …

Olympus Cameras

9 signs you're successful, even if it doesn't feel like it

If you're ambitious, you're bound to feel like a failure from time to time. Lofty goals lead to inevitable moments when you aren't yet living up to your expectations.<p>We live in a world that reinforces this feeling. Though most people won't admit it — other than the guy with the '<i>He who dies with</i> …

Self-improvement

WHERE TO START?

If you are new to MirrorLessons or need a helping hand to guide you around the site, you’ve come to the right place.<p>MirrorLessons had its humble …