I'm going to be trying a slightly different format for a couple of weeks. Instead of a longer blog post at random and sometimes lengthy intervals I'm going to try to post something a little more often, but just containing one or two images. As Autumn slowly begins to turn its thoughts towards winter, the… Continue reading End of Autumn
Intentional Camera Movement - ICM. What is it, and is it a valid form of photography or is it something that people with no real artistic talent just mess with and then call it art? As always, the answer isn't a straight yes or no, especially when it comes to personal interpretation of just what… Continue reading Fall Colour Photography – ICM
Like many English people I have memories of school holidays spent in caravan sites. As we were in the north of England I guess the weather must often have been cold and probably raining, but I don't really remember that. I do remember playing on the rough sandy beaches, collecting fresh mussels near Waren Mill… Continue reading Once school starts. Photographs from the campsite.
I don't consider myself to be primarily any specific species of photographer. I shoot sports and love it. I shoot landscapes and love it. I shoot birds and wildlife, nature and urban scenes and I enjoy them all. I'm not a portrait photographer and I'm too old to be shooting weddings, but I have done,… Continue reading Colour in Street Photography
This weekend I had what you would call a significant birthday, and for that birthday my wonderful wife bought me the Fuji 100-400mm lens to pair with my X-T3. Until now, if I wanted to shoot birds effectively I've been using my Nikon D500 and the Nikkor 200-500mm lens. That is a powerful combination and,… Continue reading Fujifilm 100-400mm lens – photography for seniors!
Recently I went to our local woods for an hour or so, to shoot in the middle of the day but under the canopy of trees in full leaf. I wanted to shoot wide-angle so I took along the wonderful Fuji 16mm f2.8 attached to my X-T3. I shoot both Nikon and Fuji and am… Continue reading Nature Photography – Cropping