Friday Image No. 188

Llanddulas, North Wales. Nikon D800, Nikon 24-120 lens. ISO100, f/16.0, 0.8″. Kase 0.9 Reverse ND Grad + Kase 6 Stop ND filter. Tripod. My saga with the corrupt Drobo is rumbling on. The Data Recovery software I was running finally completed it’s scan in the early...

Pic(k) of the week 17: A380 FLYING INTO THE SUNSET

Last week, I had the pleasure to pilot a A380 from Dubai to Brussels for a one off ad-hoc flight. Given the size of the aircraft and the fact that a double decker airliner is a very rare sight at Brussels, the flight got a whole...

Friday Image No. 176

Derwentwater, The Lake District, UK. Fuji X-T2, 16-55 lens, ISO200, 1/60″ at f/11.0. Some of the best light you can find as a photographer is in a storm. But you don’t want to be in the storm, you want to be on the edge looking in....

Friday Image No.173

Derwentwater, Keswick, Lake District. Fuji X-T2, 10-24 lens at 10mm. ISO200, 2.1 seconds at f/14.0. Tripod mounted, Kase 0.6 ND Grad filter and Kase 3 stop ND filter. How the weather has changed this week. Thursday, just over a week ago, we were snowed in. Friday saw...

Friday Image No. 169

Formby Beach at Sunset. Captured using a Fuji X-T2. Please see text for full details. It’s felt like an eternity since I witnessed a good sunset or sunrise. But last weekend, I made a trip over to Formby with a friend and it was as if...

Pic(k) of the week 4: EK SUNSET – DUBAI CREEK HARBOUR

One of my favorite places to shoot the Dubai skyline at sunset, is from the grounds of the new Dubai Creek Harbor project; a new waterfront property project on the southeastern shore of the Creek. Since the Dubai Creek Harbour sign has been overshot, I wanted to be...

Pic(k) of the week 1: JUMPING INTO THE NEW YEAR – HAPPY 2018

Happy 2018 to all my blog readers! May the New Year bring you good health, joy and happiness! As I'm writing this, I'm starting the 9th consecutive year of my Pic(k) of the week series; 52 images per year which stand out that given week. When I started it in January 2010, it was...

Pic(k) of the week 52: DUBAI FINANCIAL CENTER FROM THE 80TH FLOOR

Last week (click here for the post) I blogged about my roof-topping experience from the Index tower in Dubai. As I also brought my Fujifilm X-T2 beside the great Medium format GFX 50S, I promised to do two consecutive blogposts about the shoot.So this Pic(k) off the week...

Another Year Over

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (35mm, f/2, 1/125 sec, ISO320) Well almost. Just one more week. Time to look back and ahead. Looking back: 2017 was annoying, entertaining, boring, fun, horrible, beautiful, exciting, stressful, breathtaking and everything in between. Looking ahead: Tomorrow is Christmas. So Merry Christmas to...