Friday Image No.161

View from Blea Tarn, The Lake District. Fuji X-T2 with 55-200 at 110mm. ISO200, f/8.0, 1/100″ I was torn today between the shots I could share for the weekly Friday image. I seem to have some great alternatives I could show. I don’t know if its...

Friday Image No. 160

  Yesterday I visited Harrogate, taking my wife to an exhibition. Whilst I was in the area I decided to visit Bolton Abbey. Last time I visited I was at school so that that should tell you it was a very long time ago. I also...

Cheap Software Transformed my Fuji Processing

Last week I blogged to explain why I was reluctant to make image submissions from the Fuji X-T2. Then after some internal debate with myself, I made a few submissions. The results are back, and the submitted files passed QA. What I now need to...

Friday Image No. 159

Mountains of the Lake District. Fuji X-T2 with Fuji 18-135 lens. ISO200, f/9.0, 1/120″ For those of you who read my previous post regarding Photo Library submission, I can confirm I have now had two batches of images accepted. I’m pleased about this but I will...

Will Fuji Image Quality Make the Grade

Hardknott Pass in the Lake District. It’s single track and has a gradient of 1:3 (33%). This is one of the submitted images. Some years back, I posted a work to Stock Libraries quite regularly. It’s always been my intention to return to this activity when...

Friday Image No. 157

Ramshaw Rocks at sunset. Fuji X-T2, 16-55 lens, ISO200, f/11.0, 0.5 second. 0.6 ND soft Grad It’s been an eventful couple of weeks in our house with my daughter getting married. There were guests from around the world and a quite a few people staying with...

Mastering Photoshop Masks

I’m very excited to announce the launch today of my latest book, Mastering Photoshop Masking”. Initially I was going to write a book dedicated to Luminosity Masking. This is a subject often overcomplicated by people who, I’m sure would like to keep the secrets to...

Friday Image No. 151

The Trinnacle, Saddleworth. Fuji X-T2, Fujinon 10-24mm, ISO200, 1/9″ at f/11.0. Tripod and 0.9 ND Grad.In my previous post, I mentioned the Trinnacle rock that my friend Dave wanted to photography. Today I thought I would share an image that I shot that evening. The...

Heading Out With A Purpose

At the weekend, I did something I haven’t done before. I headed up into the hills behind Dovestones reservoir for photography. Now I need to qualify that statement as I have taken plenty of photographs in the area. The difference this time is that I...

I Just Realised it’s Thursday

View from Higger Tor in the Peak District. Fuji X-T2 with 18-135 lens. ISO200, f/14.0, 1/45″.I just realised it’s Thursday and I haven’t posted anything all week. Where has the week gone. I have been so busy trying to finish writing my Photoshop Masking book...