Broughton Archipelago

A different kind of light Work. It’s interesting. One day I might be making a portrait, the next I might be shooting inside a bio-waste facility (really!). Often, it takes me to beautiful corners of the province that I might otherwise not see. Last week, I drove...

Namibia Photography Tour

I’ve never had guest writers on this blog before, but Julie, my wife has just returned from running a photographic tour around Namibia and I want her to share the journey/ story with you. Julie plus 5 photographer clients embarked on a trip of a...

Fujifilm X-T2 Firmware Update Version 4.01 Released

Fujifilm today released the new firmware update version 4.01 for Fujifilm X-T2 mirrorless camera. This Firmware Ver. 4.01 has the same functions as ver.3.00. Download link: Fujifilm X-T2 Firmware Version 4.01 The firmware update Ver.4.01 from Ver.4.00 incorporates the following issues: We have found...

Fujifilm X-T2 Firmware Update Version 4.00 Now Available

Fujifilm just released the new firmware update version 4.00 for Fujifilm X-T2 mirrorless camera. This Fujifilm X-T2 firmware version 4.00 adds focus bracketing, enlarged and customizable indicators in viewfinder and LCD, F-log recording to SD card, 1080/120p high speed mode, Enhanced Phase Detection AF, Flicker reduction...

On the road

Fuji cameras and gear for work I have been shooting with Fujifilm X-cameras for enough years now, that I take for granted many of the features that brought me to the cameras in the first place. One of those features is portability. Something I was reminded...

Fujifilm X-H1 vs Fujifilm X-T2 vs Sony a7RIII vs Panasonic GH5S

The Fujifilm X-H1 is very well positioned at this time to pick up a lot of professional photographers and videographers that bought into other systems or are considered buying into them. The spec sheets show how it sits between the resolution monster that is the...

Victoria Bond by Damien Lovegrove

Shoot: A boudoir photography 1:1 training session in late 2016 Photography: Damien Lovegrove Model: Victoria Bond Make up and hair: Vicki Waghorn Styling: Damien Lovegrove Lighting kit: Lupo 1000 and a Scattergel Venue: Hotel 38, Bristol Camera: Fujifilm X-T2 with fast primes Styling: Damien Lovegrove This is one of many shoots from the Lovegrove...

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...

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...