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A Dual -Themed Shoot With Lucy (and why I am fed up with phase detect DSLR focus!)

April 26, 2016 - Time for another shoot with Lucy, who we have met before on this blog. As always it was a pleasure to work with her in 2...
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A Little Head Shots Project

February 21, 2016 - I have known Lucy for quite a few years and was really happy to help when she contacted me about getting some headshots...
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Supermoon Eclipse

September 30, 2015 - Being lucky enough not to have to get up for work the next day, I decided to go out and see the lunar eclipse that took...
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A Mixed-System Wedding

August 19, 2015 - I recently shot a wedding that was special for two reasons; firstly it was my sister's wedding! Secondly, it was the fir...
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A Successful Evening of Astrophotography

June 18, 2015 - I have tried astrophotography with both my Nikon DSLR and Fuji X systems a few times but have had results that are nothi...
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Bournemouth Air Festival 2014

September 02, 2014 - It has been another successful year for the Bournemouth Air Festival in 2014 with 4 days of action. Having joined the ra...
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Dragonfly Season Begins!

May 23, 2014 - Yesterday I saw my very first dragon of the season when I was buzzed by a single downy emerald at Moors Valley. Today I...
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Birds of Prey

May 20, 2014 - I went to the Castle Cameras Spring show today and enjoyed a relaxing few hours wandering among all the kit on show and...
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Nikkor 50mm f1.2 AiS....a wonderful classic

May 20, 2014 - For some reason I had a bit of a passion about this lens that is still in production after being introduced at the start...
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May 07, 2014 - Owing to my great friend Jenny, I got the opportunity to shoot 4 fun-loving ladies on the beach at Bournemouth on the ba...
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Off-Camera Lighting

May 03, 2014 - I retired from the proper job almost a month ago on 10th April, which I am hoping will give me a bit more time to enjoy...
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Kodak Portra Film

May 03, 2014 - I recently put a roll of Portra 400 through a Nikon SLR and a roll of Portra 120 through a Rolleicord TLR. What a lov...
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More Film

February 07, 2014 - I have just had another roll of film back from the developer, this being a roll of 35mm Ilford XP2 Super 400 that I was...
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Getting back into film

January 31, 2014 - Digital photography is a wonderful thing that I have fully embraced and continue to do so. As some one who started with...
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Iceland photographic Holiday July 2013

August 07, 2013 - What follows are some thoughts following my trip to Iceland in July with my Brother Marcus. He has already written an in...
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December 10, 2012 - I had a rare day out with the camera last friday. It was very cold and very windy but little man was at our childminder...
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More D800 Experience

October 01, 2012 - As usual, its been a struggle to get much quality time to use the D800 over the last week or two, between, work, rain, f...
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Enter the D800

September 15, 2012 - When I first heard the announcement that the replacement for the D700 had a 36 megapixel sensor I must admit to being on...
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A Local Show

August 07, 2012 - Last weekend I made my usual pilgrimage to a local show called By-Gone Days that is held in aid of charity at a farm in...
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Nikon D7000

July 04, 2012 - This is a post to give my current views of the Nikon D7000 camera body as they have changed considerably since I got the...
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