SLC-2L-02: Two-Speedlight Daylight Group Shot

  Using speedlights without softening modifiers greatly expands your outdoor working range. And it does so enough that you can easily light a large group photo with a small, portable gear pack. Today, we'll walk through how to do that, along with a few tips to tweak...

TOP 10 IMAGES OF 2017

Now that the end of the year celebrations are behind us, it is a perfect time to reflect on my work as a photographer during 2017.  While some tend to think that the best years of photography seem to be behind us, I tend to disagree....

What’s your expectation as a photographer?

Do you remember that first real camera that you picked up and thought, photography, I might give this a go. We all remember it, for some of us it’s a while ago but for others, it’s a fresh memory. My first ‘proper’ camera was a Nikon d200,...

XF14mm f/2.8 – One Lens for a Week

I have 3 prime lenses for my X-T1 – 14mm, 35mm and 56mm. But to be honest, the 14mm lens is not a lens I usually reach for – preferring the 35mm for most of my work. As street photography is my preferred subject, the 14mm is...

Fuji XT20 Review

The Fuji XT20 was not a camera I wanted to love. It was meant to be a stop gap for me. I, like many was waiting for the arrival of the now released Fuji XE3 to replace my long serving XE2…. but I was impatient....

GFX 50S in Hong Kong: Street Photography with a Studio Camera

This article was supposed to be a playful comparison between the new X-E3 and the GFX 50S as a travel photography and street photography camera. I still might write an article about my experiences with both of these cameras in Hong Kong in the near...

I miss the road

It has been a while since our last road trip. For the past few months we have been focused on creative seeing mostly in large cities around the world. However, this year we would like to do a few road trips as well. There is...

The JOBY GripTight PRO TelePod is a tripod… and a grip… and a selfie stick

Joining the GorillaPod Mobile Rig recently launched by JOBY comes another new product from the company: the GripTight PRO TelePod. This little telescoping tripod doubles as a lightweight extending pole and is designed primarily for professional video creators working with smartphones or small cameras, such...

Welcome to Hong Kong 2017 (Mrk II) Trailer

Welcome to my 2017 Hong Kong Project. This is my second trip to Hong Kong in 2017, and it was epic. Here's a short trailer to whet your appetite for what's coming up. The main reason for this trip was for my StoryHive documentary project...