Pic(k) of the week 26: THE EAGLE HAS LANDED AT THE PARIS AIRSHOW

Hard to believe we are already past the half year point again! This weeks Pic(k) of the week comes from the Paris Airshow, which was held at the Le Bourget airport from June 17 to 23. The 52nd edition of the Paris airshow is officially classified as one...

Wildlife Photography: Creating a Sense of Place

By Chris Weston Wildlife photography isn’t just about frantic action shots and animal portraits. An important area of the genre is capturing a sense of place – images that show the subject in the landscape. Photographing animals in their environment is a critical area of my work...

Pic(k) of the week 23: MISTY MORNING OVER THE UAE – FUJILOVE MAGAZINE

The aerial image below shows the Northern part of the UAE bordering Oman, on a peaceful early morning some time ago. Image details:Fujifilm X-T20 with XF 18-135mmISO 200, 1/1700s, f8.0, 56mm (84mm full frame equivalent)RAW development in Lightroom CCNik ColorEfex Pro4 for optimal contrastMore of my aerial...

Fujifilm Love Hate !

I have lent out a lot of personal Fujifilm kit over the last five years and the result has always been some love hate relationships and personal battles with the kit. I always find this very interesting. I remember my first time with the...

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...

Workshops Update

As quite a few people know  I am changing the format of my workshops in 2018 so if anyone wants to take part in the present format, please choose one of my Street Photography Workshops from the list below. This is the format for...

Photowalks 2017

Here we go again, another year of Photo Walks.  This year I will be leading four Fujiholics Photowalks. The Liverpool walk has already taken place but Bristol, Edinburgh and London are still up for grabs. I would like everyone to know that you...

Capturing the Beauty of Spring’s Bluebells

By Chris Upton Spring is sprung in the UK and nothing signifies that more obviously than a rich carpet of bluebells under a vibrant canopy of lime green beech leaves. Walk into a forest early in the morning and the wonderful fragrant smell hits you, the...

Fuji X-T2 – 16mm f1.4

Fuji 16mm f1.4I recently picked up the Fuji 16mm f1.4 PrimeI work close to Spitalfields Market in London and took some photos at lunchtime yesterday. The effect of having a wide-angle prime is that I was compelled to leave my comfort zone and actually speak...