16 Jun Africa Oye

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With Africa Oye only a few days away I decided to take a quick look back at Africa Oye 2015, the first year I shot Oye 100% Fuji. Shooting in RAW as a black and white shooter has its advantages. I can look back and my work and see just how amazing colour really is with Fujifilm straight out of camera. Shooting black and white all my life has left me void of colour and now I am starting to crave colour ! So much so I now have my project pinned down for 2017.

I always like to look back at the images I shot the previous year at a festival so that I can look for new ideas and new angles to shoot at the next festival.

This time the look back made me crave colour ! I also have a few new ideas I can throw at Oye 2016.

Fujifilm X-T1 50-140mm f/2.8

I was never a fan of Colour when I used to shoot on Nikon it always took me such a long time to try and process the images the way I wanted them to look never finding just quite the right texture or tonal range I could be happy with. But since I have been shooting Fuji I have been getting more and more excited about colour.

Fujifilm X-T1 35mm f/1.4 

There is just something very special about the RAW files and I need to investigate this further.

Fujifilm X-T1 50-140mm f/2.8

It very hard to leave…

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