Portrait session

Portrait session

Portrait session with this beautiful young “lady”

Gear used Olympus OM-D EM-1 mark II Zuiko 45mm f1.2 PRO and Zuiko 25mm f1.2 PRO and vintage filter

Location: Franschhoek

former South African champion duathlon and triathlon

Former South African champion duathlon and triathlon

Some actions and portraits shots with former South African champion duathlon and triathlon and Asics gear…

Gear used

Camera: Olympus OM-D EM-1 mark II

Lenses: Zuiko 300mm f4 PRO | Zuiko 40-150mm f2.8 PRO | Zuiko 25mm f1.2 PRO


Blue Haired Betty

Blue Haired Betty Olympus Studio Lighting Workshop
Location: Cameraland Cape Town
Model: Blue Haired Betty
Photographer: Sandro Tasso Olympus Ambassador South Africa
Camera: Olympus OM-D EM-1
Lens: Olympus 25mm f1.8 and Olympus 45mm f1.8
Flash: Elinchrom

Great fun during the Olympus Lighting Workshop a big thank you to all our sponsors t would not have been spossible without the help of Sandro Tasso PhotographyThe Blue Haired BettyQuirky PartiesAngels Lace and Peninsula Beverage Company.


Studio Lighting Workshop

Studio Lighting Workshop

Studio Lighting Workshop Vintage Pin-Up sponsored by Olympus at Cameraland Cape Town

Come on saturday 6 february a basic studio lighting workshop.

time 08:30 – 12:30

cost: R100

Venue: Cameraland Cape Town

Studio Lighting Workshop

Bella & Smokey

Bella & Smokey Maine Coon kittens 3 months old

first steps in the “real world” …


James Alderslade

James Alderslade Kimura Shukokai South African Champion

James Alderslade Kimura Shukokai South African Champion!
I had the honor to shoot this humble and fantastic young champion! good luck for the future!
Camera Olympus and Nikon
Lenses: Olympus 45mm f1.8 | Sigma for nikon 50mm f1.4 Art Series


Nikon D3s | Nikon 50mm f1.4



Cristina black & white portrait. Shot in Castelvetro di Modena Italy with my friend Simone Odorici during one of my workshop on how to use strobe lights on location during the Exhibition Foto Art organized by Francesco De Marco.

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