Skateboarding, Photography and Life

My name is Warwick Cairns. I’m 57 years old and I live in Windsor, in England, with my wife, my two daughters and our two dogs. I work in advertising. I also write books. I’ve had three nonfiction books published in the past few years,...

X100 to GFX Journey: The Evolution of the X Series

By Kevin Mullins I’ve been using the Fujifilm system since its inception back in 2011. My very first Fujifilm camera was the Fujifilm FinePix X100 (remember when it was still called the FinePix?). I’ve been honoured to be a part of the X-Photographer community since those early...

Going extrawide – The Laowa 9mm f/2.8 review

Now this is something I’ve been looking forward to sharing with you all for a little while now. For the past 2 months I have been using a lens from the Chinese lens manufacturer Venus Optics. They have a line of lenses called “Laowa” –...

No resolutions, please!

This used to be my resolution time. I sat at my desk and evaluated my successes and failures of the passing year. Then, I would jot down my New Year’s resolutions. It was as if those few words embedded on the LCD screen of my...

The Magic of Photography

I have found photography to be an incredible endeavour. Every day I face a plethora of choices about observing, seeing and crafting a photograph. The more I practice this craft the more I agree with Elliott Erwitt that “it is about finding something interesting in...

5 steps to create mouth-watering food photography

By Chio Fernandez With social media and specifically the arrival of Instagram seven years ago, we have seen an increase in the amount of people sharing food images. And they aren’t all professional photographers sharing these images. Who hasn’t met with a friend for lunch...

Hamburg with the X-E3

A month ago I went on a weekend trip with the missus to Hamburg. I usually bring my X100 series cameras on these trips, because it’s such a compact around camera system. But this time I brought the prototype X-E3. Mostly because I had it...

Dramatic X-E3 Launch. SG Style.

Le Meridian Hotel on Sentosa island; the venue for X-E3 launch in Singapore. This lovely historically building is nestled on a little hill facing the Sentosa Merlion lookout. There are 2 session. A media session for the retailers, publishers and media influencers. And the second session...