Strange Coincidences in Scotland

Greetings from Scotland! This is gonna be a long one… I’d suggest grabbing a coffee or six… but it should be worth the caffeine crash you’ll get later! Adventures in Bokeh and Flare This story begins many, many years ago, but let’s start a couple of weeks back. Those of you who watch The Creation […]

Playing with the dual camera/lens LG G5…

A few weeks ago LG launched their new high end Android smartphone, the G5. Those who look through the specs will find it compares fairly well with the latest and greatest from the likes of Samsung and Apple… 4G, 5.3 inch IPS screen, Android 6 (Marshmallow), four cores, 32GB of Storage, 4GB ram, SD card slot, […]

Leica Summar 5cm/f2 (1937 – 50mm) Lens Experience

Over the past few months I’ve been having a lot of fun with older lenses. Using them on the Sony A7 range is a breeze thanks to focus peaking and one of my favourites has been the Ernst Leitz Wetzlar (Leica) Summar, a 5cm (50mm) F2 lens built on the L39 screw mount. So I […]

Having a Play

Sometimes we can be too serious in our photography… take me for example. Last week I stood on a rock in the middle of a forest for over an hour. I guess it was determination to get the shot I wanted in camera, rather than create it in post. Looking back though, it was a […]

Strange Coincidences

This is gonna be a long one… I’d suggest grabbing a coffee or six… but it should be worth the caffeine crash you’ll get later. Adventures in Bokeh and Flare This story begins many, many years ago, but let’s start a couple of weeks back. Those of you who watch The Creation Wars (search for […]