Today we meet another hi-profile photographer and we will follow him even on Flickr, to take a look at some great shots and photographer. Ladies and Gentlemen: Tobitobi
Nickname: tobitobi comes from a friend of mine. Her name is "loni" she has the according website....
Real name: Tobias Lang
Age: 40 +3 days :) (Note from Roberto: at the time when he answered the question)
Town/nation: Munich / german / Germany
Spoken languages: german, english
Q. Tell us something about you and photography
A. I startet taking images in the age of 10, never owned a camera untill i was 22. from that time i took images, never thought about them just took them.
Since two years I think about getting serious with the photography.... learning every day.
Q. What are your preferred subjects and techniques?
subjects: I love people, and mystical things like graves, grave stones, etc. Things people do not want to see, but should.
techniques: I love to shoote with a wide apperture, i try to shoot never abouve f.9.... normally i do not crop my images. I allways try to take the image as it should appear.
I shoot direct to hard disk, in Studio. I develop with lightroom due to I don't have a MAC pro.. ;) PhotoShop CS2
Q. Are you a professional photographer?
A. I would call me semi-pro, i do not earn enough money to live from photogrphy.... but i try harder. I make some money by working as an IT professional... freelancer.
Q. What's your equipment?
Canon EOS 1Ds MARKII
Canon EOS 1D MARKII
Q. When and where you started sharing your shots?
A. I started sharing 3 years ago on my website, then I found flickr which I thought is a nice web 2.0 community.
Q. Three preferred shots of yours?
A. To point to three images I like is difficult, i like so many different styles.
From studio, to wild light over street, landscape and animals.... but people i prefer most.I like people images like that:
Image by (c) Brett Walker
Q. The three preferred photographers or bloggers on Ipernity (so I can interview them: it isn't a contest ;-) )
Q. What are the features you'd like to see implemented/improved on Ipernity?
A. The only feature i would love to have is to be able to choose how many images from my contacts i want to see!
Thank you very much, Tobias, for letting us know you better
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