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NYC here I come!

Next month, for three days only, I’ll be in New York City and thanks to Adorama I’ll be sharing part of the experience with as many photographers as possible. If you’re in New York on Tuesday 25th February I&#...
 
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How my photo made the BBC news

Last Friday one of my photos wound up on the BBC website and although the subject matter was a potential tragedy for those affected, I’m still very proud to see my work on the BBC news website. To be honest the biggest su...

 
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Do you under or overexpose?

It’s a question I haven’t thought much about since the days when I shot JPG images only. Now that’s a long time ago. Back then if you lost the highlights in your image you’d basically lost the image, so it was general practice ...
 
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2014 Exciting Times Ahead

With the new year upon us it’s time to say goodbye to 2013 and hello to 2014 and all the exciting opportunities that it brings. Whatever your plans for the coming year, I hope 2014 proves to be a year to remember for all ...

 
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8 bit, 16 bit or 32 bit?

When it comes to the technology that surrounds digital photography I’m really not interested in how things work. All I want to know what things work and which is best for me. So if you’re looking for an article about how 8 bit ...
 
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Countdown To Christmas Freebie

Here’s a little bonus freebie for you which could well be the perfect tool to help plan your time in the run up to Christmas. At this time of year it can be very easy to lose track of what needs to be done and when, that&...

 
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Questions to Canon

On Sunday I mentioned on my Facebook page that I was visiting Canon this week and asked for any questions I should put to them. There were a few questions about bagging some freebies but most of the questions raised were about ...
 
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3 Non-Photographic Items In My Bag

Like many photographers my camera bag is stuffed full of gear. Some things like Camera bodies and lenses are obviously essential and get used all the time, whilst other things like lens cloths and random batteries are always ha...

 
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Perfect Photo Suite 8 First Look

There’s no shortage of plugins for Photoshop, Lightroom and Elements and many of them can really help get the most from your photos. For years I’ve been really happy with Nik Software and Color Efex Pro 4 has become...
 
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Who’s stealing your photos?

Warning! This blog post might cause annoyance and paranoia… but don’t let that stop you reading it! Thanks to the internet, image theft is on the rise and the harsh reality is there’s not much us photographers can do to stop it...