POTD Mon, 23 Feb 2015: Just After Death

POTD Mon, 23 Feb 2015: Just After Death

Just After Death I had the pleasure of photographing the Garrick Youth’s production of ‘Just After Death’ this evening. It is an amazing show with some incredibly moving performances from the young cast. The acting is easily on a par with anything you would see in any of the Garrick’s … Continue reading

[Blog/News] Lightroom 6 Spec Leaked on-line?

[Blog/News] Lightroom 6 Spec Leaked on-line?

Photorumours website is reporting details of the long awaited Lightroom Version 6.  I am not normally one for spreading rumours and re-posting them but this one does look quite plausible.  And if it is true then there are some new and exciting tools coming to Lightroom in the next couple … Continue reading

[Blog] New Photo Editing Software for Mac Users

[Blog] New Photo Editing Software for Mac Users

Adobe Photoshop has had a monopoly in quality photo editing software for years.  It looks like that monopoly might be being challenged…. at least for Mac Users. Graphics software company Serif have recently announced a new professional standard image editing product.  It is called:  Affinity Photo.  The website for the … Continue reading

[Blog/Link] Canon 5DS vs 5D Mk III

[Blog/Link] Canon 5DS vs 5D Mk III

Wex Photographic have posted a really useful table showing the differences between the Canon 5D Mk III and the new 5DS.  Click the image or link below to see it. http://www.wexphotographic.com/blog/canon-eos-5ds-vs-5d-mark-iii-22-key-differences?cm_mmc=Facebook-_-Wexfacebook-_-blog-_-canon-eos-5ds-vs-5d-mark-iii-22-key-differences Having looked at the table – I’m quite happy to stick with my 5D Mk III – For me … Continue reading

[Video 021] Photographing products for ebay

[Video 021] Photographing products for ebay

This week’s video tutorial shows how to photograph products for sale on ebay using nothing more than a cheap light tent and two desk lamps. Oh yes and a camera too! This was one of my very early videos, which hadn’t previously been released, so the quality may not be … Continue reading

[LINK] 7 Daily Exercises

[LINK] 7 Daily Exercises

  I don’t often post links to articles I find on the web.  However I spotted this one on digital camera world.  There are some interesting ideas here: http://www.digitalcameraworld.com/2014/04/19/7-daily-exercises-that-will-make-you-a-better-photographer/ The key thing in the article is that if we are to improve as photographers we need to be constantly pushing … Continue reading