Photowalks and Talks with Wex

This is just to remind everyone that I am with Wex Photographic over the next 3 months and have 15 photowalks and a couple of talks around the UK branches. These are very reasonably priced and a great way to get out in your...

Super Lens Performance on the Fuji X-T2

Blackpool beach. Fuji X-T2 with 18-55mm lens. ISO200, 1/240″ at f/9.0. Handheld. I mentioned in a recent post that I purchased a new 32mm Zeiss prime for my Fuji X-T2. If you read the post, you’re probably thinking I’m going to tell you how great the...

X X Photograper

Today I made the decision to hand back my X and become an X X Photographer ! This was not an easy decision but the timing was about right for me and my business moving forward. So what camera system will I be moving...

Fuji X-H1 Pictured: Top screen, bigger viewfinder, in-body stabilisation

A top status panel, chunky grip and improved EVF are among the improvements over the current range-topper, the X-T2. (Image: Nokishita.com) Leaked pictures of the new Fuji X-H1 on Nokishita.com disclose that the X range topper will feature a LCD status screen. After the lead Leica SL,...

A little light reading for the keen photographer

Join me in a little thought experiment: A collection of photons is admitted to a sealed container under carefully controlled conditions. After precise measurement of the distribution and intensity of the trapped photons, processing is performed by sophisticated algorithms. Output from this process is then the...

Fuji X: Two years after moving from the world of DSLR

Storks: X-T2 and 100-400 f/4.5-5.6 plus 1.4TC It is now two years since I moved over from my heavyweight DSLR system to the (relatively) lightweight delights of Fujifilm. This is the story of what happened and why. I sold my Canon gear (5D Mk2 and 6D) to...

Vignettes of Amsterdam – Part Two

Last week I published part one of this series, a black and white photo essay from a recent trip to Amsterdam.  Black and white works so well when featuring photography from European cities, because, I think, of their timeless feel and their amazing architecture. Amsterdam is...

My Final Images of 2017

I started writing this post on December 23rd, sitting in a coffee shop enjoying a hot chocolate after finishing my Christmas shopping (one day early I might add… no slacking off this year).  Brilliant sun was shining through the window, casting long shadows on...