Traveling in China with a fixed-lens camera

posted on 8th of august, 2017

My sister started studying in China in 2012 and I had the opportunity to visit her multiple times during her stay there. I always stayed for about a month each time so I can experience closely the culture, people and what interested me most as a photographer - life on the street.

I ditched my DSLR just before my first trip to China for a mirrorless fixed-lens Fuji camera in pursuit of rediscovering my favorite photography genre - street photography. The lenses and the bulky camera body started to feel heavy not only on my back but on my mind as well. Constantly thinking about which lens is best to use in every situation robbed me from the feelings of spontaneity and joy that made me fall in love with photography 15 years ago. With a mirrorless camera that can...

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Posted by Kcbehnet on August 11, 2017
Great Photo and I like your Idea of "mirrorless camera". Would you mind disclosing the camera brand and model that you are using?
Thank you
Posted by Data2203 on August 09, 2017
Great photos and useful article. I am shy too when I shot photos with people on the street. Mirrorless camera is good way to fix this problem. Thank you
Posted by Celiaak on August 09, 2017
Great experience share :) I also have that problem of lens changing, and many times now, I leave my camera behind because it is taking to much space and fun from me.

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