Masters of Landscape Photography

Dovestones Reservoir, Saddleworth. Fuji X-T2, 18-135 lens at 32mm, ISO100 f/11.0 1.5 seconds. 2 Stop Kase ND graduate filter on the sky. Tripod mounted. Over the Christmas break I bought a new book “Masters of Landscape Photography”. I would love to say I was featured, but...

Friday Image No.165

The Canal, Uppermill, Saddleworth. Fuji X-T2, 18-135 lens. ISO200, f/11.0, 1/50″ handheld. Over the Christmas break I headed out for a walk a number of times. Quite often I found myself taking the Fuji X-T2. Now that I have the 18-135mm lens, I find I’m using...

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...

Friday Image No. 149

View from Alderman’s Hill, Saddleworth. Fuji X-T2, 18-55 Fuji lens. ISO200, 1/220″ at f/9.0.I suspect many of you, like me are guilty of ignoring the landscape on our doorstep. Very recently I bought a book covering different photo locations in the Peak District (http://amzn.to/2eSTEEk). As...

No Friday Image

The Trinnacle, Saddleworth. Sony RX10, ISO80, f/6.3, 1/125″. 0.6 ND Graduated filter. B&W conversion in Nik Silver Efex Pro.If you’re a regular reader of this blog you may have noticed I didn’t publish the usual Friday Image last week. Instead, I was at a used...