We Are f-stop Stories


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WE ARE F-STOP: with paolo avila

Paolo Avila is a Chilean-born, high-performance athlete. Hyperactive by nature, he has never felt comfortable in the rhythm of normal life. When he was 25 years old, he decided to change course and take a camera to explore his limits in the most extreme environments on the planet. He has...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: with sandro bernardinello

Sandro is an Italian photographer. He graduated with a computer engineering degree and worked for several years in the IT field.

After a long struggle, in 2017 he decided to quit the so called “Comfort Zone” and he started working on building his new career as a pro...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: with gaetano pimazzoni

 

Gaetano started to take photos in 2010, but only after 2012 did photography become his main medium to explore nature; his great love. Always inspired by nature, and also by philosophy, he searches, step by step, for a way of coexistence of photos and words. A way to go b...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: with Damiano benedetto

Damiano Benedetto is an action, outdoor, and sport photographer, but he doesn’t like labels. He just tries to see how people’s emotions are expressed. He says this is not easy but, when it happens, it is an unforgettable moment for both the person in front of and the person b...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: with james mackeddie

James Mackeddie is a trail runner, mountain biker, and above all, enjoys spending his time in the mountains and wilder places. From time to time he can be found in the thick of a trail race, testing products for brands, and participating in the sport he documents. Inspired to pick up a c...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: with Peter van Heulen

Peter van Heulen was born in Vlissingen, The Netherlands. At age sixteen he decided to study photography and mechanical engineering. His work has taken him all over the world and he has carried his camera along the way. 

Zeeland is the inspira...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: One week off in Portugal With Chris Lehnert

I'm a passionate semi-professional photographer based in Langenfeld North Rhine-Westphalia, in Germany. I focus on action sports and event photography, and every year I try to take a week off to surf. Last summer I made this journey to the Algarve in Portugal, to combine&nb...Read More

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WE ARE f-stop: Sizing DOWN FOR ACTION with agustin munoz

f-stop Ambassador Agustin Munoz has been friends with pro BMX rider Kenneth Tencio since he was young. As an action sports and adventure photographer, it helps when your childhood friends become world-class BMX atheletes, but this doesn't usually happen when you are growing up i...Read More

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ENVIRONMENT, YOUTh and alaskan photo JOURNEY with Mark Kelly and Jason wolsky

f-stop customers Mark Kelly and Jason Wolsky wanted to start conversati...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: EPIC TRAVEL IN JAPAN with Juan Aizpuru

Japan is one of the worst-kept secret for skiers and snowboarders seeking powder, but it the cultural and travel aspect that keeps people coming back. Not many people get to spend a month travelling 2000km aorund Japan snowboarding like f-stop customer Juan Aizpuru from Spain. Here's...Read More

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WE ARE f-stop: THE WORLD OF LEMURS WITH Thorsten milse

f-stop Ambassador Thorsten Milse is a German nature photographer who specialises in landscape and wildlife photography with a strong focus on conservation and endangered species. He has focused his lens on wildlife from Africa to Antarctica, covering leopards to penguins and kangaro...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: Northern lights with carmine gammarota

This We Are f-stop is a story of overcoming the challenges of traveling, to reap the refreshing rewards of new landscapes. f-stop customer Carmine Gammarota is an amateur photographer from a little town in southern Italy, in the Apennine Mountains, who loves the freedom of landscape phot...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP:  BEHIND THE SCENES China with filip arsov

In this We Are f-stop we are taking a look behind the scenes at one of our production partners with Filip Arsov. Filip is a Community Specialist for f-stop, taking care of the Ambassadors the Asia and Pacifi...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: CHASING THE TRANS BC ENDURO RACE WITH BEN SAHEB


The Trans BC Enduro race has been called one of the hardest races in mountain biking, with competitors completing six grueling days of riding the toughest trails through the Southwest Kootenays of British Columbia. Filmmaker and f...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP:   DEALING WITH COLD ON MT WASHINGTON WITH Joe klementovich

This week's We Are f-stop story comes from New Hampshire based professional photographer, Joe Klementovich. Like many successful outdoor adventure photographers, Joe first followed his passion for the outdoors, migrating north to the White Mountains of New Hampshire to pursue ro...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: FEELING ALIVE IN ARFICAN WILDLIFE WITH Willem Bakhuys Roozeboom

f-stop user Willem Bakhuys Roozeboom is an amateur photographer who likes to ’shoot’ wildlife. In particular, he does really like silhouettes and the challenge of taking those low angle shots of elephants, lions and wild dogs, while being on foot. Not a fan of beetle cams, dr...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: Anthony gordon ON THE ROAD WITH THE SHINN

f-stop customer Anthony Gordon has been a documentary film maker for the past 25 years. On his travels he has filmed in over 52 countries, and being on the road as a storyteller can be very hard on your equipment. Anthony got in touch with us to let us know how the f-stop Shinn...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: CITIES AND SUMMITS OF Scandinavia WITH AnDREA HITZEMANN 


f-stop user Andrea Hitzemann from Germany loves shooting landscape and people in a documentary style. She follows her passion for the outdoors and travel, running an online community .enecco and hiking and climbing while shooting herself. Andrea got in touch to sha...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: With Jean Parsons and Jennifer Chiu

The award-winning Canadian filmmakers Jean Parsons and Jennifer Chiu founded self-directed studies as a film-based artist collective. Parsons and Chiu traveled to Madre de Dios in the Peruvian Amazon with director of photography Farhad Ghaderi to make a documentar...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: Ice Fishing on Cumberland Sound with Jason Nugent

When I was in Nunavut in April 2019 on a project for Destination Nunavut I had an opportunity to go fishing for turbot out on Cumberland Sound, near Pangnirtung, which is just below the entrance to Auyuittuq National Park. Spring had definitely started to arrive in Nunavut...Read More

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o Marisquiño with Josito Gomez

The whole story of Josito Gomez came from a trip to the Philippines, where he went to enjoy a wakeboarding championship, with camera in hand. He made the third best photo of the weekend, which was incredible. Years later he now ...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: with abraham joffe, acs

Australian cinematographer and f-stop ICON Ambassador, Abraham Joffe, ACS has achieved international acclaim for his masterful imagery and storytelling and in 2017 was named Australian Cinematographer of the Year by the Australian Cinematographers Society. He is a family man and enjoys b...Read More

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WE ARE F-STOP: VISITING THAILAND WITH ERIC AND THE BASCOM BROTHES


This week's 'We Are f-stop' story comes from Eric Schirtzinger of Madison, Wisconsin-based production company Bascom Brothers. Eric is a visual storyteller, musician, and computer engineer with a fascination for all things creative. Travel has always been at...Read More

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