Hong Kong Island Skyline with Sailing Boat captured at 21mm, showcasing the dynamic urban landscape and a sailing boat against the city's iconic skyline.

Welcome to F.B.K. Photography, where I, Frederic B. Konkel, am dedicated to truly mastering the technical parameters of photography to use these skills to capture the essence of vibrant cityscapes and serene landscapes. Join me on a journey through my lens as I explore and showcase the essence of numerous locations I lived or travelled, such as Nanjing, China or Toronto, Canada.

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Latest Projects

Zhenjiang Ideal Day Trip from Nanjing, Shanghai, Suzhou

or Unveiling Zhenjiang: Jiangsu’s Historic Jewel & Ideal Day Trip Destination during a Zhenjiang day trip from Nanjing, Shanghai or Suzhou. Introduction Welcome...

TIMEMORE Chestnut S3 Espresso Grinding Concerns

or Important Update: Addressing Espresso Grinding Concerns with TIMEMORE Chestnut S3 Observations and Concerns In the quest to grind fine coffee with the TIMEMORE...

Exploring Nanjing’s Spiritual Heritage: Linggu Temple and Beyond

or Capturing the Spirit of Nanjing: A Photographic Journey to Linggu Temple. Introduction: Unveiling Nanjing’s Spiritual Oasis The Linggu Temple (灵谷寺) is located in...

Xuanwu Lake: Scenic Beauty & Historic Wonders

or Xuanwu Lake: A Scenic Must-Visit Destination in Nanjing. Introduction Nanjing’s Xuanwu Lake (玄武湖) is a must-visit destination for anyone travelling to this...

TIMEMORE Chestnut S3 Coffee Grinder: A Comprehensive Review

or Unveiling Excellence: A Detailed Look at the TIMEMORE Chestnut S3 Hand Grinder. Important Update: Espresso Grinding Concerns with TIMEMORE Chestnut S3 While exploring...

Ultra-Wide Angle Landscapes: Debunking Aperture Myths

or Ultra-Wide Angle Lens Aperture Myths Opening Perspectives In the landscape photography community, there’s a continuous discussion that lenses with wide...

Shadows to Sunshine: Transforming Gloomy Travel Photos

Or “Post-processing tips for travel photos”. Setting the Scene Every photo traveller knows the thrill of planning the perfect shot: the location, the angle...

Yangdi to Xingping: A Lovely Day Hike from Yangshuo

The Hike from Yangdi to Xingping Adventure Discover the hidden gems of China’s Guangxi province as you embark on a day hike from Yangdi (杨堤) to Xingping (兴坪). This...

Sony a7R5 Odyssey: Mastering Travel Photography from APS-C to Full Frame

or Journey to the Perfect Travel Gear: From APS-C to Full Frame and Back. Prologue: Odyssey APS-C or FF Embark on a visual journey mastering adventure photography...