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Muppet Moment 06 – Castled?

February 23, 2018 - Actually this is the Muppet Moment that wasn’t, but almost was! I’ve written before about missed opportunities, and thi...
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Original London Light Trails? Admiralty Arch

February 19, 2018 - I visit London two or three times whenever I go back to England. My home town being very close and the city is famously...
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Journey to Yorkshire 2017 – Part 3: Ribblesdale and the viaduct

February 15, 2018 - Journey to Yorkshire 2017 – Part 3: Ribblesdale Would I be able to see the viaduct? Yes! Would I be able to photograp...
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Tips – Get out more 03: Rain Covers

February 11, 2018 - If you don’t have solid weather sealed camera and lenses, (as I don’t), you need a decent rain cover to be confident sho...
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In-Camera Filters???

February 07, 2018 - In-Camera Filters??? Let's call them ICFs (As there are so many acronyms in photography already, another won't hurt!) M...
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Journey to Yorkshire 2017 – Part 2: Scalebar and Stainforth Force

February 03, 2018 - Day 1 set the pattern for each of the two full days that we would be here. English summers can be beautiful, and I truly...
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Muppet Moment 05: Stabilisers OFF!

January 28, 2018 - Image stabilisation is a wonderful thing. That little button on the side of the lens that gives you a few more levels of...
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Florence: How to photograph a city of icons?

January 25, 2018 - Florence, what a beautiful city! Small and easy to walk around, and full of interesting history in every street and on e...
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Journey to Yorkshire 2017 – Part 1: Haworth

January 21, 2018 - Yorkshire is a very large area north of the midlands of England, and split 4 districts. The East Riding, South Yorkshire...
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Muppet Moment 04: Filters bouncing light

January 17, 2018 - To filter light...that would mean to stop some coming through or to change it somehow. But what about when filters make...
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The Elidir Trail, part 4: Sgwd Gwladys to the end!

January 13, 2018 - Where did we get to...ah yes: Another twist in the river gorge and down and steep bank crowded by old trees. There we s...
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Get more lens time 02: Plan for the unexpected

January 09, 2018 - Many 'tips' sites and articles preach preparedness: using sun tracker apps to check the light, researching suitable phot...
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Cardiff; Shot of the Millennium?

January 05, 2018 - A professional photographer can visit the right place at the right light, meaning the golden hours on a day when the wea...
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The Elidir Trail, part 3: Sgwd Ddwli Uchaf to Sgwd Ddwli Isaf and Sgwd y Bedol

January 03, 2018 - People! Hmmm, I am not misanthropic by nature, but the traffic on the trail, of hikers and those wearing camera gear sta...
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Muppet Moment 03: Get your kit on!

January 01, 2018 - Every year I spend at least two weeks of late summer in the seaside town of Erdek, Turkey. It's in the west of Turkey on...
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Get More Lens Time 01:Clubs

December 30, 2017 - If, like me, you don't have the transport to get out to more locations, why not join your local camera club? Camera clu...
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The Elidir Trail, part 2

December 28, 2017 - With about at least 2 miles to walk on, half on this northern part labelled ‘moderately’ easy. To this day, I am not sur...
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The Trip that wasn't: Eymir Lake

December 26, 2017 - Eymir Lake is a beautiful place, just south-west(ish) of Ankara, near ODTU forest. Snow had fallen the day before, but t...
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Maximise Lens Time 01-Setting Expectations

December 24, 2017 - This shot was caught right at the end of the storm. It was hurried, I got lucky with timing. I had missed the best part...
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Why Canon?

December 18, 2017 - Canon? Nikon? Fuji? Sony?...Why do I use a Canon? Well, simple... When I first started to get interested in photography...
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The Frustrated Photog:Gear

December 14, 2017 - In case anyone is wondering...and, well, even if you are not... Here's a quick list of the gear that I currently use....
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