Everyone’s a portrait photographer now. Sri Ganesha with the iPhone X. The Portrait Mode works very well and virtually no intervention is needed. Update: DxO review for the iPhone X camera.
Category Archives: Technology
The ‘Do No Evil’ company is evil. This blog is devoted to photography and related matters. It is extremely rare that I stray into the realm of politics. News is out that Google has just fired an employee at its Mountain View, California, headquarters for writing an internal memo expressing his misgivings about the gospel […]
Homage to Silicon Valley founders. Carolyn Caddes‘s book, “Portraits of Success – Impressions of Silicon Valley Pioneers,” is a photographic tribute to the pioneers of Silicon Valley and a document of historical value. Second-hand versions of this beautiful volume are available on Amazon and I’ve had a copy on my shelf for years. Caddes‘s images […]
Sunrise over the Pacific. The very first rays illuminating an aircraft at cruising altitude is a sight to behold. I got lucky on this United Airlines flight from Narita to SFO a few days ago on a B747 powered by Pratt and Whitney PW4056 engines. This post is not about image quality – a smartphone […]