F Stop Lounge Interview with Photographer Paul Zizka

I recently had the pleasure of getting to know the work of Paul Zizka, a 34 years old professional landscape and adventure photographer from Banff, Alberta, Canada. This fall, he released his first book, Summits and Starlight, a collection of mountaineering and nighttime photographs from the Canadian Rockies. Last year, he also co-directed and released Mountains In Motion, a time-lapse film set in …

I Was Featured On Wandering Educators

Today I had the great pleasure of being selected as the Photographer of the Month on Wandering Educators, a website dedicated to travel and photography. The article has a short interview with me and a selection of some of my best travel photos. Check it out! If this whetted your appetite and you want to hear more about stories and …

A few lenses, some people and a dog

[vc_row el_position=”first”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first last”] I want to thank Fujifilm Italy for organizing yesterday’s eXperience Day in Milan and letting me test-drive a bunch of X lenses, including the 14mm f/2.8 and the 35mm f/1.4. I spent a couple hours shooting with the latter on my X-E2 and was impressed with how sharp and fast-focusing that glass is. I …

The 2013 UK Seaside Photowalk

[vc_row el_position=”first”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first last”] I had a great time last weekend going up and down the coast of Dorset, England, together with a group of photographers for the 2013 UK Seaside Photowalk. I had previously seen some photos from Dorset and knew more or less what to expect, but what I saw was even better than that. What a …

One Thing Leads To Another

I’m on Time Out London‘s mailing list and, since I’m going to be there this weekend, I read their latest issue with attention. Turns out there’s an exhibition of the Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013 in Greenwich, not far from where I’m going to be, so I jump to the web page and browse the gallery. Nice. Looking at the …

Markets

One of the greatest pleasures of my trip to Malta and Sicily was walking around food markets with my camera and taking pictures of the food stalls, vendors, clients and assorted humanity. Some of those places look like they came straight out of a 50’s movie by De SIca or Rossellini. This is La Pescheria in Catania, Sicily. More to …

Along The Coast Of New England

“Along The Coast Of New England – A Photographic Journey From Boston To Pemaquid Point” is the title of my latest book of photographs, all of them collected during my recent trip to New England.   Along The Coast Of New England by Ugo Cei | Make Your Own Book   You can snatch a printed copy from Blurb at …