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J-O Eriksson

J-O Eriksson



I am a photographer. Currently using a Fujifilm X-T1, couple of lenses. Sometimes I use the iPhone to take pictures. I love both the process of taking photos, and the post-processing on my computer, trying to bring out the best I can from a picture with the help of all cool tools available today.
  • iPhone 6 plus
  • Fujifilm X-T1
  • Fujifilm Fujinon XF 18-55/2,8-4 OIS
  • Fujifilm XF 35mm F1.4 R
  • MacBook Pro Retina
  • B+W N.Density 1000x filter

Sometimes a little luck is needed

Published May 15th, 2012

I thought I'd try out this blog feature of 500px. I have never used it before. But been a little curious of how it works. So here we go, the first post.

I took this photo early one morning while out for a walk. When I had woken this morning and looked out of the window, I saw that it was foggy outside. Since I love to take photos in the fog, I hurried out with my camera to a nearby lake where I know there could be some nice landscape views to photograph.

Right before I took this picture, I had thought of sitting down myself at the exact spot where this woman is sitting, to look out over the lake, to maybe take a picture or two. But found out that it was occupied obviously. I admit I was a little bit irritated that someone had taken "my" place for sitting and looking out over the lake.

While standing there, I realized that what I saw was actually a pretty nice picture. The misty trees in the background, the still water on the lake mirroring the forest, the red-ish leaves and the woma ...

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