Sasta Hunting Collection 2015

My co-operation with Sasta Clothing, legendary Finnish outdoor brand started as a content producer. Facebook and blog posts required naturally some photographs so finally Sasta management notices my photos and asked me to shoot their marketing photos for 2015-2016 season. The target was to capture the robust, reliable feeling which is stemming from the soil […]

ZEISS Batis: Final words

How should I start? Well, first of all: I have had some really great time. I have experienced many great moments. I have done something I have planned for a long time. I have encountered something special. I have felt myself more passionate than I have been for a long time. Just like you do […]

Batis 1.8/85

As I told in my previous blog post, the city of Sastamala is the Book Capitol of Finland. Why and what it means? First of all, it is remarkable how much different kind of artists have been living in Sastamala. I already mentioned Akseli Gallen-Kallela, the national artist of Finland. He has been important factor […]

ZEISS Batis 2/25

As you probably have read already, I started very interesting test period day before yesterday. Yes, I received those Batis lenses. Because there are many others also waiting for same samples I am now using, I needed to create a quick -and good- test plan. Because I have the last week of my summer vacation […]

First date with ZEISS Batis

You know, when you meet something new and interesting there is lot of excitement in the air. Those classical symptoms like beating heart, shaking and sweaty hands…They are familiar to all of us. This time the feeling was caused by the long waited rendezvous with two pieces of glass the whole photographing world has been […]

Batis vs. Loxia

ZEISS just announced the new Batis series for Sony Alpha users. Well, that is definitely a great news that there will be more lenses available for Sony FE-mount cameras. Somebody might anyway wonder why the totally new series but not an extension for example to Loxia series? I had an opportunity to keep first public […]