Olympic Photography Insight

Looking through some of the Olympic photos which have begun to appear online, I couldn’t believe I found a blog from Newsweek on the photography of the Olympics! What a great find! The shear beauty of many of the images, not to mention the perfect execution is simply awe inspiring!

Of particular interest to me is the post by Vincent Laforet regarding his gear choices for the Olympics. He even put together a photo blog of what and how he packed. Very interesting for a gear junky like me!

The whole Newsweek blog is a good read. Photos of the Day are chosen and they are stunning! Not only that, the editor explains what makes each shot great.

For anyone serious about photography (or has pipe-dreams of ever shooting professionally), it shows a lot of the work involved of simply taking one photograph.

2 thoughts on “Olympic Photography Insight”

  1. Hey there mark, love the site. Looks great… but… your RSS feed doesn’t give me full content… and that makes me cry. 🙂 lol… i know, I’m a whiner. Anyways, site looks great. Hope all’s well with you.

  2. Hey Jon! Glad you’re enjoying the site! I think I have the RSS feed giving out full articles. I wasn’t sure if it was better to have full content since most of it was images and they sometimes don’t show up well in a feed reader.

    KC says Congrats on the wedding and I’m curious when you’re going to get comments working on your site! I was going to recommend WordPress for your new blog, but couldn’t leave a note!

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