This understanding has shaped the kind of photography Ahmet shoots. Since the earliest days of his career, identity and heritage – his father is Turkish, his mother Dutch – have been a crucial influence.
The key kit that the pros use to take their photographs
A professional full-frame mirrorless flagship camera offering photographers and filmmakers high resolution stills and 8K video. "Having AI incorporated that focuses automatically on the subject's eyes means you have a much higher rate of usable images, which is just amazing," says Ahmet.
A pioneering full-frame mirrorless camera that sets new standards for photographers and filmmakers. "Sometimes you only have 15 minutes or half an hour to shoot, so you have one lens on each camera body," he says.
The RF lens that sets new standards in photographic performance, delivering supreme sharpness, extra creative control and a low-light performance that’s simply remarkable. "This lens is great for when I'm doing 3/4 portraits," says Ahmet.
For beautiful flattering portraits with razor sharpness and superb low-light performance, the RF 85mm F1.2L USM offers the ultimate in creative potential. "I tend to use this lens in the studio," says Ahmet.
A wide-angle prime lens with a fast f/1.8 maximum aperture and macro capabilities. Ahmet says: "I tend to use the 35mm outdoors. I also love filming with this lens."
An advanced L-series zoom featuring a very fast f/2 aperture and delivering exceptional image quality. "The quality is pristine, the colour is exactly what you want," says Ahmet.
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