I listened to a recent video from Daniel Norton, dealing with the topic of posing for a portrait. Fashion shoots is not something I do, but I have done corporate and private portraits of family and friends.
The Nikon D610 is a very affordable all rounder that actually had too many features for the price. Most likely an knee jerk solution to the reputation risk the D600 shutter problem thrust on Nikon. There is a bit of an ego involved with owning a camera, at least for many. The problem is that
The rules and protections for photographing people in a public space differ from country to country. Surely though, irrespective of the laws, street photographers have a responsibility to care about the dignity and the privacy of the people we photograph? I think we do.
My father recently purchased a Canon 5D Classic. Looking at Youtube videos to investigate which lens might be most appropriate it became apparent that pictures from the “Canon 5D mark I” all exhibit a rather special and pleasant look. This got me thinking… how can that be? and why did it stop?
I got the chance to photograph the band ROCKTOOLS at an evening event for a user conference my wife organised. Here are a selection of the results.
Claimed to be the “Longest” castle complex in the WORLD!? I don’t know if this is true, but it is long as the last picture shows. WIKI: “Burghausen Castle in Burghausen, Upper Bavaria, is the longest castle complex in the world (1051 m) […] Guinness World Record […]” It is actually a walled in collection
Older lenses actually give more information about their properties than modern lenses. This can give a photographer more control and increase photographic opportunities… In this video I show some of the differences and the advantages. Enjoy Alex.,
A cheep rear light for a bicycle is actually rather useful for photographers...
I’ve been thinking a lot about being left handed and it got me thinking about cameras. I think photography has changed polarity!
Back in June 2016 Karen and I went off for a mini-Break to Bad Reichenhall. While we were there she thought it was a good idea to drag me up a mountain...!