Anyone who knows me or follows me on social media will know of my obsession with water drop images. An obsession that has lasted over 30 years, ever since I first saw a copy “A Study of Splashes” by A.M.Worthington. In 1981 I built a home made trigger and tower that allowed me to take […]
Using a fast lens like a “Prime” 50mm or 85mm enables you to open up a world of new opportunities and styles for your photography. It’s exciting to discover new angles, new light scenarios you can shoot at and new ways to plan your compositions.
Understanding your DSLR’s various buttons can be an overwhelming task to learn but we have it broken down with this fantastic guide – simplified! You won’t be left wondering what all those buttons do and will have more time to experiment with them.
When looking to source extra or first-time gear, going the secondhand route is often most sensible. Get some great gear and know what you’re looking for!
Speedlights are fantastic, but they can become limited in how you can diffuse the light – especially outside or around tall ceilings! We’ve got some ideas to help…
Buying a load of new photography gear can seem daunting or just plain confusing. Fear not, we have some great advice for you!
The advent of digital imaging has brought photography into the mainstream. In the days of film photography, SLR cameras were generally the preserve of advanced enthusiasts who had spent years honing their craft. Someone wanting to get into photography would have a steep learning curve and one that was expensive too. That expense came not […]
Let’s be honest, Wifi has been in our lives for some considerable amount of time now. It’s been around in it’s current form since 1997 and many of us had bought into the technology early in the new millennium to beam our internet connections to our laptops and other devices. For photography though, wifi has […]
Whether you’re doing photography in a professional way or as a passion, it’s an expensive discipline. And we are not just talking about cameras and lenses, but about almost any other accessory that’s necessary for our photos to turn out the way we want them to be. Nowadays, with digital, we save a lot in […]
When you’re twenty five, nothing hurts. Your hands, after a long day of shooting, feel just fine. And what’s a little sun exposure? And the back? It’s as strong as ever. When you’ve added a few years to your life span, things start to change. It doesn’t happen overnight even though sometimes it feels like […]