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Photography 5th October 2018 Fujifilm X-T3 – One Week Of WOW

Fujifilm launched a new camera in the last month, I finally got my own one & put it through the paces over the last week. Is it much of an improvement over the X-T2, read on to find out my initial thoughts on it.

Photography 16th August 2018 Manual adjust Your ISO With Your Exposure Dial On The X-PRO2 & X100F

Do you shoot fully manual or do you prefer to shoot with one of the priority settings that Fuji offer on their cameras? I get asked this question from time to time & I also read it online a fair bit so I thought I would be a good idea to share my set up …

Photography 12th March 2016 Todays Reuben

So I get to spend a lot of the week days with my kids, bring them to and from school and the various activities they are involved in & I know I’m lucky for that freedom. My work as a photographer is often at weekends shooting weddings and family events, only my commercial work takes up the odd day during …

Photography 8th January 2016 Go forth, and reuse! New York Public Library Places Over 180,000 Images Online – Free For All

All the images that are contained in the NYPL’s image Public Domain Collection database are now out of copyright images and as such are free to use or share as you like. The largest image size you can download is 750px on the long end so not really big enough to print but you can order …

Photography 18th November 2015 Canon’s 80 Millionth Eos Camera

OK I don’t normally post about gear but I’ll make an exception for this & doff my hat in respect as Canon have been a big part of my digital shooting. Canon has just hit a massive milestone is producing it’s 80 Millionth Eos camera (80,000,000th Go Canon!). The camera model that marked that number …

Photography 13th November 2015 Mary Ellen Mark

Mary Ellen Mark (March 20, 1940 – May 25, 2015) is considered by many to be one of the greatest documentary photographer of all time, mostly for her work on, as she puts it, ‘the un-famous’. Although Mark has photographed many A listed stars in her time she was most proud of her work documenting …

Photography 3rd April 2015 2015 Sony WPO Awards – Mobile

The winners of this years Sony World Photography Awards have been announced & yet again the mobile category really stands out, showing just how good that camera in your pocket has become (in the right hands or maybe just the right light ). Of the 10,200 images entered there was room for only 20 photos …

Photography 10th December 2014 The Six Million Dollar Photo

Australian photographer Peter Lik Print Sells for $6.5 Million to a private collector. His black & white picture titled ‘Phantom’ depicts a ghost like body of light streaming into what looks like a cave with a floor of sand in Arizona’s Antelope Canyon. This tops the list of most expensive photographs ever sold. It should …

Photography Video 26th November 2014 Terminal Bar

Sheldon Nadelman worked as a barman from from 1972 to 1981 at the Terminal Bar on Eighth and West 41st, opposite the Port Authority Bus Terminal near Times Square. In this time he would ask his many customers to sit for a portrait producing a body of work amassing to 2,600 photographs. All these photos have been catalogued by his …

Photography 26th November 2014 Naked and Free (Running)

Tim Shieff is a World Champion Parkour athlete, he is also the subject of a project he and his fellow free running athlete and photographer, Jason Paul, put together to produce a limited run of fine art prints. Their inspiration for this comes from their relationship with TV chief Jamie Oliver, AKA the naked chef, …

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