Friday Image No. 188

Llanddulas, North Wales. Nikon D800, Nikon 24-120 lens. ISO100, f/16.0, 0.8″. Kase 0.9 Reverse ND Grad + Kase 6 Stop ND filter. Tripod. My saga with the corrupt Drobo is rumbling on. The Data Recovery software I was running finally completed it’s scan in the early...

Friday Image No. 187

View from Dale Head looking towards Buttermere in the Lake District, Cumbria. Fuji X-T2, 10-24mm lens, ISO200, 1/70″ at f/11.0. Kase Polarising Filter and 0.6 ND Graduated filter. Handheld. I must admit that this isn’t the image I intended to share with you today. Unfortunately, it...

Friday Image No. 186

Froggatt Edge, The Peak District. Nikon D800, 16-35mm lens, ISO100, 2.5″ at f/16.0. Kase 3 stop Reverse ND Grad. Last night I ventured out with a good friend to shoot Froggatt Edge in the Peak District. In all honesty, I never have any luck shooting sunsets...

Friday Image No.185

For this week’s Friday image, I want to share possibly my favourite view in all Malham. Yes, Malham Cove is spectacular as is Grodale Scar. Janets Foss is tranquil and the surrounding countryside is beautiful. But for me, this dry prehistoric riverbed with its drystone...

Friday Image No.184

Genoa, Italy. Fuji X-T2, 18-135 lens. ISO400, 1/25″ at f/10.0. Today is the world famous (at least in some circles) Saddleworth Band Contest. Some of you may recall the film “Brassed Off” where one of the scenes features the band visiting the contest but getting so...

Friday Image No. 182

Whitby Pier at Sunset. Fuji X-T2, 10-24mm lens, ISO200, 1.1″ at f/11.0. Kase 0.6 Hard ND Grad filter and tripod. The other day, I took a trip out to Whitby in the hope of capturing a sunset. The weather forecast was promising and, on the drive...

Friday Image No. 181

On the road to Keld in the Yorkshire Dales. Fuji XT2, 55-200 lens, 1″ at f/16.0 and ISO 100. Filters and processing are given in blog post. Last weekend I was out shooting in Yorkshire Dales, although it started as a trip to Cumbria and a...

Friday Image No.179

This week I’m doing something a little different. I’m sharing this image, not because I think it’s great, but because I had to make something out of nothing. If you’re interested, here is the starting image. The starting image prior to the processing shown in...

Friday Image No. 177

Derwentwater sunset, Keswick, The Lake District. Fuji X-T2, 10-24 lens, ISO200 1/20″ at f/11.0. Kase 3 stop reverse ND grad. Tripod mounted. It’s great how a nuclear sunset can cheer me up. I’ve had a lot of problems thrown at me this week and been let...

Friday Image No. 176

Derwentwater, The Lake District, UK. Fuji X-T2, 16-55 lens, ISO200, 1/60″ at f/11.0. Some of the best light you can find as a photographer is in a storm. But you don’t want to be in the storm, you want to be on the edge looking in....