Capture One Pro 12 – Fuji Film Simulations

Fuji Velvia Film Simulation in Capture One Pro 12 Phase One have just released version 12 of their excellent RAW Processing and Cataloguing software and have added a number of interesting new features including the option to apply Fuji Film Simulations to your Fuji RAW shots. New...

Capture One 12 – Three Boats Re-Edit

Capture One Pro 12 and Adobe Lightroom Comparisons I have recently been looking at Phase One Capture One as an alternative to Adobe Lightroom. I’ve spent some time re-visiting some of my favourite (five star) images from my portfolio and in the case of the ‘Three Boats’...

Have I already taken my best ever photograph?

My brother recently asked me if I thought whether I might have already taken my best ever photograph - Food for thought!I have been taking photographs on various camera systems for over 10 years and I am not planning on stopping any time soon. I...

St Gilgen

I was lucky enough to visit the town of St Gilgen in Austria. I captured these scenes by Lake Wolfgangsee at dawn. I like the way that the passing swan it returning the look of the swimmer. Shortly afterwards she was joined by a friend. I...

Minimalism in Photography

Sometimes I think about how to implement the minimalism philosophy in my photography style, following the "less is more" principle. But I don't want to follow this path, just because I have read about it, or it might be a fashion in almost everything we...

How to Shoot Your Best Milky Way Image

In this video, photographer Saurav Sinha shares how to capture stunning Milky Way images. Astrophotography can be a lot of fun, but it comes with its own set of challenges, which is reasonable considering your subject is literally out of this world. Milky Way Photography Tutorial....

Shooting NYC Cityscapes With a Fujifilm GFX 50S Medium Format Camera

A few months ago, Fstoppers released “Photographing The World 3” with Elia Locardi. This 18-hour tutorial covers everything you could want to know about landscape and cityscape photography. For the last few months, we have been bringing you behind-the-scenes videos of the creation of this tutorial, and today, we...

Three Ingredients for Great Landscape Photos

  I realized a while back that I watch a lot of YouTube videos. Sure, I'll kill some time while laughing at something completely idiotic, but most of my time on the website is looking for my next lesson in photography. For me, photography is something...

Step Out of Your Comfort Zone With a Long Lens

  As someone who shoots 90 percent of my professional work with wide lenses, it seems like a daunting tasking to go reaching for a 70-200mm or longer when looking to capture a landscape. Long lenses require a lot more thought in how the compression is...