Taking the plunge

Underwater photos with the X-Pro 2 In late 2017, I took my trusty, water-proof Fujifilm XP120 camera with me to Hawai‘i. It was so much fun to make photos under, around and on the water with the camera, that I decided the next time...

On the road

Fuji cameras and gear for work I have been shooting with Fujifilm X-cameras for enough years now, that I take for granted many of the features that brought me to the cameras in the first place. One of those features is portability. Something I was reminded...

Long week, strong light

A high-contrast look between events Last week in Vancouver, I lost count of the number of events I shot. In between work photos, whether inside or out, I glimpsed interesting light. Always worth looking for these moments, as they tend to keep me motivated and...

The Fujifilm X-T2 Review

Having introduced their next-generation sensor technology with the X-Pro 2, Fujifilm doubled down on their quest to kill the DSLR. With image quality in the bag, they focused their efforts on speed, and specifically the speed and accuracy of continuous autofocus — the last bastion...

People and the Sea – Adventures with the X-Pro2

I have always loved the sea, from childhood trips exploring rock pools near my grandparents’ house to my work as a marine biologist and photographer, and I have been fortunate enough to have spent much of my life next to, in or on the...

Photoshoot with Jason Anthony Griffin

Here are a few images from a recent photoshoot I did in Shoreditch, with model and actor, Jason Anthony Griffin. With me for this shoot was the Fujifilm X-Pro2, combined with the Fujinon XF56mm F1.2 and the Fujinon XF35mm F2.See it on Scoop.it, via Fujifilm...

Brighton Pride 2016 – derren hodson photography

Camera : Fuji X-Pro2 Lenses: 18-135mm, 23mm & 35mm F2 Having photographed ‘London Pride‘ I thought i’d have a change of Scenery and this year photograph ‘Brighton Pride‘.See it on Scoop.it, via Fujifilm X Series APS C sensor camera...

Sunset and storm clouds over the Hudson River

With the heat wave in New York, we've been getting hit by daily late afternoon thunderstorms, which often makes for some beautiful cloud formations, especially when they occur around sunset, as they did last night. I was on a boat in the Hudson River when...