Still life

Studio time with the Fujifilm GFX 50S   It all started with a bunch of flowers and a little spare time. During a work break over the holidays, I found myself with a little extra time and a beautiful bunch of flowers. This proved to be the perfect...

Setting up Lightroom Classic CC for a new camera

Lightroom comes with basic values for sharpening and noise reduction that need to be adjusted by the end user to their liking. Lightroom offers the opportunity of saving these settings as the new default for any camera/ ISO combination. The process of setting up Lightroom...

How I Shot This With Hard Lighting

Lighting can be a major pain in the ass and that is especially the case if you're not a technical person, like me. After picking up the camera 7 years ago I am still constantly learning about the many different aspects of lighting. [...

Nadia Saraphenia Achha test shoot

These 17 photographs of natural beauty Nadia are not retouched. Blaise my PA and model scout has had her eye on Nadia for several months and the time had come to do a mini shoot, just for a couple of hours to see if she...

Fujifilm GFX50s experience days ~ pictures

Over the past 7 months I’ve been giving potential Fujifilm GFX50s shooters the benefit of my experience with the camera at special retailer event days. I’ve been setting up picture opportunities so that attendees can to put the GFX through it’s paces. All the events...

Monochrome studio portraits

01. This is Jamie Roche. I shot him at Calumet Birmingham on a Fujifilm GFX experience day. I set up a couple of flash heads for this set. I used the GFX50s with the 110mm lens. The lights were a Godox AD600BM and a Godox...

Victoria Lindsay Coutts ~ One light portraits

I shot these portraits of Victoria Lindsay Coutts with just one light in my studio and one flash on location. I had a couple of hours to shoot with local model Victoria who is more or less my neighbour. We were scheduled to shoot with...