I was asked a month ago to spend the weekend at the Finlake Centre to photograph the launch of the eliteVELO Kalas Sportswear Cycling Race Team. It is a women’s development and performance road racing team by founded by eliteVELO Cycle Coaching and Kalas Sportswear. The team got to know each other whilst enjoying various activities at the…Read details
After talking to a photography friend of mine, Andrew Yu, about his Metabones Mk III and the issues he and many other photographers have had with aberrant internal reflections with the poorly flocked EF-E adapter the newer MK IV version was supposed to be an improvement. I got the IV second hand off another photographer…Read details
I’ve had my Metabones IV for my Sony A6000 for a couple of months now and they do update the firmware quite a lot. The following is the summary of the latest Firmware (V0.40) including the the side button control. Name: Firmware update V0.40 for EF-E Smart AdapterTM MARK IV Release date: 3 Feb 2015…Read details
I’ve recently been thinking about taking a good quality CSC to work with me as sometimes you see something lovely but haven’t got a camera apart from your phone. I had been looking around at various models and decided upon the Sony A systems. They seem great value for money and the A6000 (I’m going…Read details
My image made it onto issue 44 of Landscape Photography Magazine. One of my favourite locations to visit when the days draw in and I cycle to work. Always seems to have a different feel whenever I have shot it, mist, frost and tree colours.
I was asked my Active Dartmoor Magazine to use one of my images (of Birch Tor) on their advertising trailer for the summer shows to advertise one of their sponsors (Trail Outdoor in Ivybridge http://www.trailoutdoor.com/ ). I said of course but please donate my fee for the image to the Devon Air Ambulance Trust that…Read details
I revisited Bench Tor a few weeks ago, a few days before my birthday in fact, to catch the sunrise. This is one of my favourite tors. I’m not sure exactly why, given there are so many other tors to visit, but there is so much to view around; the Dart Valley below, Sharp Tor,…Read details
I was asked buy one of the HQ digital printers I use to submit an image and answer some questions on photography for their readers. Here is what I submitted, was asked and what I said.
I thought I’d post a blog about a recent trip to Hembury Woods considering my lack of blogging recently. Trouble is I am out with the camera more and more and so have less time to blog, taking more time to process my shots as well. I had a good chat with Guy Richardson recently…Read details