Behind the scenes

A few moments at a press conference Some images captured at a presser today. In the relatively small confines of the Reception Hall, I shoot with the XF16-55mm f/2.8 lens on the X-T2 and, today, the XF35 f/2 lens on my X-Pro2.  Acros-R film simulation...

Panoramic Japan

When I am out shooting I sometimes see in my mind's eye a panoramic crop when taking images in standard 3:2 format.  Panorama's are very striking and for me can add a dynamic element to landscapes and cityscapes. It is very easy to visualise a panoramic...

Fujifilm X-T2, X-Pro2, XF10-24, and XF18-55 Firmware Updates Released

Fujifilm released the new firmware updates for Fujifilm X-Pro2 and X-T2 X-series mirrorless cameras as well as XF10-24mm, and XF18-55mm lenses. Download links: Fujifilm X-T2 Firmware Version 2.12 Fujifilm X-Pro2 Firmware Version 3.12 XF 10-24mm F4 R OIS Firmware Version 1.12 XF 18-55mm F2.8-4...

Exploring Lake Como with the X-T2

By Darren Brogan Darren is a keen traveler and photography enthusiast from the town of Dunfermline in Fife, Scotland. For Darren, photography has always been a bit of a hobby and is closely intertwined with his passion for travel. As often as he...

Firmware Updates for Fujifilm GFX 50S, X100F, X-T2, X-Pro2 and X-T20

Fujifilm released the new firmware updates for Fujifilm GFX 50S, X100F, X-T2, X-Pro2 and X-T20 cameras. Download links: Fujifilm GFX 50S Firmware Update Ver.1.11 Fujifilm X100F Firmware Update Ver.1.02 Fujifilm X-T2 Firmware Update Ver.2.11 Fujifilm X-Pro2 Firmware Update Ver.3.11 Fujifilm X-T20 Firmware Update Ver.1.02...

Light and Land: A Tour of Scotland’s West Coast

By Ben Osborne My Fujifilm adventure began six months ago when I borrowed a FUJIFILM X-T2 and a couple of lenses for an expedition to Antarctica. This was an introduction to an unfamiliar camera system that I had never used before but which I immediately...

10 weeks later

Behind the scenes of a new government being sworn in On May 9, there was a provincial election in British Columbia. 70 days after the election, a new government was sworn in on July 18. A lot has happened to get us to this point,...

Woodland Exploration Workshop

Today I hosted a MacLean Photographic Woodland Exploration workshop here in East Lothian and after a week of torrential rain and howling winds the weather gods decided to smile on me and abate for the day.This morning was spent up at Innerwick Castle, exploring the...

Wildlife Photography: Creating a Sense of Place

By Chris Weston Wildlife photography isn’t just about frantic action shots and animal portraits. An important area of the genre is capturing a sense of place – images that show the subject in the landscape. Photographing animals in their environment is a critical area of my work...