Laowa 17mm f/4 GFX review

In March 2018 I reviewed the Laowa C-Dreamer 9mm f/2.8 for the Fujifilm X system. If you havn’t already, then you can read about it HERE. A lot of things have happened since then in Fujifilm land, especially in the GFX department. The widest lens...

Tokyo – five

This is the last of my five posts in my little Japan-memoirs-series.  Part 1: Tokyo-one Part 2: Tokyo-two Part 3: Tokyo-three-Kyoto Part 4: Tokyo-four After Friday nights extravaganza at the karaoke bar and on the dancefloor, saturday morning was not an easy one to get...

Tokyo – four

This is the fourth of five posts in my little Japan-memoirs-series.  Part 1: Tokyo-one Part 2: Tokyo-two Part 3: Tokyo-three-Kyoto Waking up in Tokyo that friday morning, I realised that today I was going to be literally lost in translation. The swedish delegation had gone...

Tokyo – three – Kyoto

This is the third of five posts in my little Japan-memoirs-series.  Part 1: Tokyo-one Part 2: Tokyo-two Part three of this series isn’t really so much about Tokyo as it is about its anagram city Kyoto. For day three we had an arranged trip to...

Tokyo – two

This is the second of five posts in my little Japan-memoirs-series.  Part 1: Tokyo-one You know that feeling when you wake up, and you briefly think that you’re at home in your own bed needing to get up and get ready for work, but then...

Tokyo – one

This is the first of five posts in my little Japan-memoirs-series.  It’s been 10 days. 10 days since I returned home from what has been a big mark on my bucket list for quite some years now. Ever since I started getting involved in street...

First Impressions: Laowa 9mmF2.8

If you’re like me and have been living under a rock for the past few years then you’re probably wondering who on earth is Laowa and are they worth the time? Laowa (Venus Optics) has been around since 2013 already have a few lenses in...

Going extrawide – The Laowa 9mm f/2.8 review

Now this is something I’ve been looking forward to sharing with you all for a little while now. For the past 2 months I have been using a lens from the Chinese lens manufacturer Venus Optics. They have a line of lenses called “Laowa” –...