Category Archives: Introductions

iLHP Welcomes Nature Photographer Nicolas Orillard To The Team

iLHP is always trying to bring you new content. We’ve decided to welcome to the team a fantastic pro landscape/wildlife photographer who travels around the world. Nicolas Orillard is a very successful pro-photographer who will share his experience as a pro-photographer and talk about his fantastic travels around the world.

“Photography is for me the possibility to switch off the rest of the world, to come to peace. The time spend hiking, waiting for the light to come, watching the nature around me is my opportunity to get better. It is somehow a therapy.”

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iLHP: Hi Nicolas, we’re very pleased to have you here at iLHP. You’re a pro photographer who travels a lot, can you please tell us a bit about yourself? 

Nicolas: Hi, I am a 32 year old french Nature Photographer based in the south west region of France. The majority of my pictures are taken around the world ( Norway, Scotland, Ireland, USA, Canada, New Zealand, Italy, Japan, Peru….) with recently more landscapes than wildlife.

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iLHP: So Nicolas, we’re thrilled to have you in the team and can’t wait read your articles about your travels and your experience as a pro photographer. Can you tell us in a few words what you will be talking about? 

My Introduction (Alyssa): Life Through My Lens

Hello everyone,

I am very honoured that Edward T. invited me to join him as well as other fellow photographers on this new exciting website collaboration.  I am especially flattered since I have been a huge fan of Edward’s work from the first time I saw his breathtaking images. Hopefully my images can inspire some of you,  just as Edward’s photos have inspired me.

early morning on Pont Alexandre III | paris | france:  1/160 sec at f / 5.6, ISO 110 |

My name is Alyssa and I currently live in Toronto, Canada. My background is in fashion design and  visual merchandising.  I lived most of my life in Toronto, however, for the past 12 years I have been living in Florida, California and most recently Paris, before moving  back to Toronto this past year.

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My Introduction (Christian M.) – Photographing the Macro World

Eclosion of Life: it’s a 2mm wide wild flower shot: 16mm (24mm FF equivalent), f/4.5, 1/80 sec, 100 ISO

Hi everyone,

First of all, I want to thank Edward T. for giving me the opportunity to collaborate with him on this website and share with you all my experience of photography.

Morning dew: 16mm(24mm FF equivalent) f/4.5, 1/60 sec, 250 ISO
Droplets Spree: 16mm(24mm FF equivalent) f/4.5, 1/60 sec, 250 ISO

So Hi, I’m Chris M. and I live in the Paris area. That being said, it is not relevant information as my photography style is about macro photography, natural landscapes and silhouetted subjects.

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My Introduction – A Love Hate Relationship

My Introduction

Since April of 2008, it has been two years since I picked up my first DSLR. I’ve shot roughly 25000 frames. An average of 35 frames per day. A roll of film, each day, for the past two years then. I’ve grown from a complete photography newbie to what I would consider an obsessive amateur.

My Introduction

I absolutely love visual art, paintings, sculptures, and films, but I myself am hopeless at drawing, sketching, or painting. So, photography is my creative outlet. I have a love hate relationship with the craft. I often find that capturing the moment means being behind it, not within it. Yet, observing through a lens has opened me to unexpectedly new perspectives on life.

My Introduction

[2014 Edit:] I started this website initially as a portfolio of my work, but it has grown into an collaboration between photographers. An art collective if you well. We talk about anything camera or photography related. Industry news, recent purchases, vintage cameras and what have you. It’s going to be great.
My Introduction

We love questions, comments, suggestions, criticisms, fanboy-rants, and everything else that comes with writing down your opinions for all to read. There is a real person behind these words and he’d love to know what you think about his small corner of the internet.

Best regards,
– Edward T.