Lensbaby Trio 28 – Sweet

London Fuji X-T2 - ACROS Film SimulationLensbaby Trio 28 - Sweet I hooked up my Fuji X-T2 to a Lensbaby Trio 28 lens and took it on my daily commute into London.The Lensbaby Trio 28 is an interesting product that consists of a small lens...

Fuji X-T2 – Lensbaby Trio 28

Lensbaby Trio 28My good friends at Lensbaby recently sent me a Lensbaby Trio 28 to try out on my Fuji X-T2.The Lensbaby Trio 28 is a neat little lens with a revolving front element featuring a selection of three lenses which give the effects of...

Fuji X-T2 Autofocus Examples

I recently visited a local dog agility show and took the opportunity to test the Autofocus Speed of the Fuji X-T2 and Fuji 18-135mm lens. I took photographs from the sidelines for a few minutes and captured the dogs jumping the fences.Fuji AF-C Custom SettingsThe...

Macphun Luminar – Update

Macphuns excellent Luminar software has just received a major free update. They have added what they call an 'Accent AI Filter' that is designed to analyse and enhance photos at the touch of a button (or slide of an amount slider)I tried it out on...

5 Astrophotography Mistakes

Broad Haven BeachI recently visited the Stackpole Estate in South Wales where the South facing Broad Haven Beach is conveniently located near to a National Trust Car Park.Broad Haven Beach is within a 'Dark Skies' area of the UK and enjoys fairly low levels of...

Fuji X-T2 – 10 Stop Neutral Density Filters

Hoya 77mm Pro ND 1000 The Neutral Density Filter is used to uniformly reduce the amount of light that reaches the Camera Sensor. In the case of the Hoya 77mm Pro ND 1000 that's ten stops of light (NOTE: en stops, 3.0 density, 1000x and #110 all...

Fuji X-T2 – Fuji Velvia Film Simulation – Tower Bridge

I started a new job in January and my new journey in to London has given me the opportunity to explore some new areas. I took the Fuji X-T2 to London Bridge at dawn to capture the sunrise over the iconic Tower Bridge. I utilised the...

Fuji X-T2 – Traffic Trail Tip – Blending Multiple Photos

Regents Street Traffic Trails One trick that I like to use when photographing Traffic Trails is to blend multiple exposures into a single frame. The result is a composite photograph that features the best of the light trails from the individual images. The three photographs shown below...

Fuji X-T2 – Christmas Lights

I wanted to get some shots of the Christmas Lights in London's Regents Street. The Street is always busy with tourists and traffic as shown in the video clip. It can be difficult to capture a clean shot with all of the elements coming together. Seperate Frames One...

One Photograph, four versions

I recently wrote an article on my post processing workflow for Fuji X-Trans RAW files in Adobe Lightroom and NIK Color Efex Pro 4.The article triggered some strong debates on the question of wether significant post-processing results in an image that is effectively a 'lie'...