A Photo Conversion

Ever since I first held a DSLR, it’s been a Canon – I remember standing in what was a half decent camera shop in Manchester – I had a Nikon in one hand, and a Canon in the other – I chose the Canon –...

Fujifilm X-T2 review for travel photography and city exploration

First time feeling of travel photographers My home city is Melbourne and, when not travelling, I run workshops almost on a regular basis. In the two weeks I had the Fujifilm X-T2 for a review, I was luck enough to have 4 workshops with around 2-3 people each. Most of the people...

The Open Sea

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (16mm, f/1.4, 1/80 sec, ISO3200) The real reason to visit Monterey is to visit the aquarium. And the reason to visit the aquarium is the big tank. I have been there before twice but every time I come close to Monterey I have to come...

nothing to look at here

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Road tripping the USA

by Damien Lovegrove As I finish my preparations for another epic road trip adventure it gives me a great excuse to share with you my passion for what has to be one of the finest locations for photography on the planet; The Wild West of the...

Encounter #1

On the road, one of our favourite activities is to photograph historical and, ideally, remote places. Many of these places are called ghost towns because they are now just a ghost of the once bustling frontier town. Most of them are visually appealing and photographing...

Nanning

It was a grey day and the air pollution was easy to spot as the train neared Nanning. You see the factories, silhouettes in the distance. Grey on grey. Di has starting wearing a mask as her cough is definitely related to air quality. Nanning...

Is the X100F the Ultimate Travel Camera?

I am one of those people who think a camera is an essential component of any travel inventory. Documenting a journey is important but a camera can often be a burden, the weight, the value and the fear of damage can mean it is left...