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Some thoughts about PureView and the future

No shots at all in this post. I wrote most of this last night replying to someone reacting on my previous post, my “low light ode to the Nokia 808″ (a post I took offline later because of some serious conceptual mistakes in it – that’s a first :-). And then I realized I had

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Low light shots from the Nokia 808 PureView, Lumia 1020 and Samsung Galaxy S5

You asked for it – and I’m always glad to serve you here at the PureViewClub: low light shots captured with the Samsung Galaxy S5, compared with the Nokia Lumia 1020 and – by popular demand – the Nokia 808 PureView. In previous posts – in much better light conditions – we’ve seen the Galaxy

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Introducing Rosstek – a passionate Dutch mobile photographer since the Nokia N8

I have had the honour to introduce mobile photographers whose work I admire and really think deserves your attention. Like – in no particular order - Javier Garcia Gonzalo, DetkoDave, Topolino70, Baron Chat, Ms. Jen, Daniel Cheong, Richard Dorman, Mohamed Ahmed Saleh and – recently Deepak Khoenie. Please do check the previous posts I linked to if you haven’t done so already, I promiss you

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Next comparison: Samsung Galaxy S5 vs the Nokia Lumia 1020 – shades and lowlight (1)

Yesterday morning, just before work I made a few snapshots with the Nokia Lumia 1020 and Samsung Galaxy S5. Yes, it was a sunny day, but the scenes I captured had quite some shadow too. Next to that I managed to get one shot in a pretty dark studio – I will make more low

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More (much more!) about the Samsung Galaxy S5 – compared with the Nokia Lumia 1020

Here’s my second post about the Samsung Galaxy S5, which may as well be the best Samsung camera smartphone so far – not counting the S4 Zoom which was more like a compact camera with GSM functionality. Before you are tempted to ask me: yes, I would like to compare it to the HTC One

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First impressions Samsung Galaxy S5: HDR comparison (with the Nokia Lumia 1020)

I’ve been working with the Galaxy S5 for just about a day now, and I think that as far as its photography goes, it super easy to use HDR functionality will become very popular on this device. As I’ve shown in my first  comparison, the way Samsung managed to implement HDR in its camera is

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