Yorkshire with the XT-20 and XF27mm

In May 2017, my wife and I visited friends in Yorkshire. We love the North of England but had never adequately explored this region. For me I spent one day in York on the way to Scotland back in the late 1980's during my year...

Workshops in the UK

I have been wanting to write this for ages but as a workshop provider people would just think it’s me looking for work but that is far from the truth. Workshops are not the bulk of my income they only provide a fraction of the...

Landscapes in Passing

June 2016, United Kingdom & Ireland. Back in June, my Mum and I spent 2 weeks on a bus tour in the UK and Ireland. Quite by chance, we were in “town” when Brexit happened, with 38 other people and our tour guide: a British resident who is...

Flight of the Swans – X Series on expedition – Part 1

By Ben Cherry – Environmental photojournalist & Fujifilm X-Photographer. I’ve been fortunate enough to be a part of the volunteer media team covering a project called Flight of the Swans. This is an ambitious conservation expedition, where Sacha Dench will paramotor from Arctic Russia...

Rebirth.

It’s Springtime in the UK right now and I am writing this on May day, a day most associated with the celebration of springtime fertility (according to Wiki). The sun is making a welcome return, leaves are appearing on trees, Bluebells are out in force, Birds are...

Get creative with a window lightbox

Written by Roger Payne After my bathtub antics last time round – you can read that here if you missed it – I’d got the taste for creating studio quality results on the cheap. I spotted my chance when my wife bought some...