Out in All Weathers

The beauty of living in East Lothian is being able to photograph the scenery in all weathers.  While I love a beautiful sunrise as much as the next landscape photographer, you can't beat a good stormy day with lots of drama to get the creative...

REVIEW: Fujifilm’s Superzoom on Test

Over the past couple of months I have been asked on more than a couple of occasions, as a Fujifilm X Photographer, what was the best standard zoom lens to buy.  The Fujifilm X Series boasts three XF zoom lenses that cover the standard focal range -...

Rain on the Horizon

This is a picture from Tyningham beach on the western side of Belhaven Bay looking eastwards towards Dunbar.  The rain was falling on the horizon while dark, foreboding clouds scooted over Dunbar Castle in the distance.The image was taken on the Fujifilm X-T2 with the...

Nine Stone Circle

My first post of 2017 is part of my New Years resolution and that is to get the maps out and visit some new places close to home.  I also intend to carry out some personal projects this year and one of these is to...

2016 Top Ten Images: No7 – Dawn at Loch Tay

This shot makes my top ten favourite images because it was the culmination of a very early start and a bit of belief to actually get the picture.  I left Dunbar at 2am in the morning to head north to Loch Tay.  The weather forecast...

Edinburgh Castle at Night

A Christmas shopping trip to Edinburgh gave me the opportunity to grab a few night shots on the Fujifilm X100T of Edinburgh Castle. I usually have the X100T in my coat pocket when I am walking about and with it's wonderful 16mp X-Trans II sensor mated...

Tranquil Sunrise at Barns Ness

Since the end of August I have been on a whistle stop world tour with the FIA World Endurance Championship and European Le Mans Series with eight events in eight countries (France, Mexico, USA, Belgium, Japan, Portugal, China, Bahrain) on three different continents (Europe, North...

A Day at Murrayfield

Fujifilm X-Pro2 + XF50-140mm f2.8On Saturday afternoon I had the pleasure of joining fellow photographer Rob Gray on the touchline at Murrayfield for the first of the three Autumn Tests where Scotland would be taking on the might of Australia. The last time the two teams met...

Bridge Over the River Tummel

On Friday I spent the day in the Highlands photographing the autumn colours along the River Tummel. While shooting from the footbridge over the river near Pitlochry I decided to take a few images using the Samyang 8mm Fisheye on the Fujifilm X-Pro2.  This 180 degree...

Autumn Photo Tour in The Highlands

To photograph Autumn in the Highlands is a very rare occurrence for me because of my motorsport schedule at this time of year.  Between September and November I have seven events in just 11 weeks in Mexico, USA, Belgium, Japan, Portugal, China and Bahrain which...