30th June 2020
Yacht appearing out of the morning fog

Foggy Photoshoot

Three people told me that it was too foggy for photography when I took my camera out last week. However, I say it’s never too foggy for photography! I love […]
28th May 2020

Editing and Developing Software

One of the questions I get asked most regularly is about image editing and developing software. A bewildering array of advice exists, often too complex to understand and equally confusing […]
23rd May 2020

The ups and downs of being in business during the covid-19 crisis

Covid-19 is a horrible disease. It has hit people’s health, destroyed lives and caused economic hardship. Although there is little we can do to change how the whole economy is […]
17th May 2020

Olympus OM-D

I very nearly changed systems completely a year or so ago, but now am so glad I didn’t. Fortunately, I listened to my own advice and didn’t give in to […]
13th May 2020

Legacy Lenses

Legacy Lenses A few months ago, I found a grubby old manual focus 50mm lens for £3. I was looking for a replacement legacy lens to demonstrate apertures on the […]
22nd April 2020

Technology and Art

Photography is a fusion of technological precision and art. Throughout history, photographers balanced those two elements to create the perfect photograph. Both those are important. However, many people place the […]
15th April 2020

Choosing a new camera

Choosing a new camera is daunting. Choosing a whole new system is scary. I can’t count how many times I have been asked which camera should someone buy. I have […]
30th March 2020
Black headed gull winter plumage

Mental health: Photography is good for the soul

According to the mental health charity, MIND, one in four people in the UK suffer from mental health problems. That’s a staggering and dreadful statistic. At a time when we […]
20th February 2020

Lesson 4: Shutter Value

Often called Shutter Speed the shutter value is the amount of time the shutter is open. Like the aperture, the shutter lets in more or less light. The shutter comprises […]

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