How to get sharp photos with your camera This article is going to show you how to get sharp photos with any camera, time and time again. These are things that I have learned over the years through reading, learning and a great deal of trial and error. Hopefully it will save you some time and get you on your way to capturing the sharpest images that you can. You have all seen those shots where everything seems absolutely crystal clear and pin sharp, so sharp you can feel it. Well I’m going to run through some great...Read More
Is it safe to travel in the Philippines? As many of you will know I have been living in the Philippines for about 3 years now. I first visited these beautiful islands in 2006, attracted by the natural beauty and friendly reputation of the people here. With the fairly recent election of President Duterte and his infamous ‘war on drugs’ many people ask me if it is still safe to travel to the Philippines. The simple answer to that is yes but as with anywhere in the World you should keep your whits about you and follow some...Read More
I have read many, many photography books over the years to try and find the best portrait photography book. The best one that I have read in a very long time comes from World renowned portrait and Fuji X Photographer Damien Lovegrove. Damien is a very well respected portrait photographer and creates some of the most beautiful portrait images using a variety of lighting styles. I am particularly enamored with his Hollywood lighting shots. So naturally when he recently released his own E book called Portraits I was very interested to see what was inside. Damien proudly claims...Read More
Fuji XT2 vs Nikon D750 I put the Fuji XT2 vs Nikon D750 to see if the X-Trans III sensor can compete with full frame. There is a lot of talk on the internet about the Fuji XT2 being able to hold its own or even better full frame cameras like the Nikon D750 so I thought I’d put them both to the test to see if this is really the case or not. The most important point here is whether the X-Trans sensor in the Fuji XT2 can keep up with the very well respected full frame...Read More
Hey everyone. I hope you all had a great Christmas and New Year. I’m now back in the UK so can start to get busy adding reviews and articles again such as this comparison between the Nikon D750 vs D500 vs D7200. I shot all the images in manual on a tripod and in Raw. All were shot at f/4. Yes I realise that some people want the images normalised for depth of field so I also shot the D750 shots at f/5.6 and those will be available along with all the other files on my Flickr page....Read More
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