Canon vs. Olympus vs.. wait.. hold on a minute..

Having spent the last few months getting stuck-into shooting with ultra-compact (compared to my Canon 5d Mark III's) Olympus OM-D cameras and tiny…


Olympus OMD E-M1 & MFT lenses - a winning combination!

Ever since first considering the idea of moving away from my Canon 5d Mk3 dSLRs and fast glass to the new world of Olympus & Micro Four Thirds,…


Canon vs Olympus - a very quick update

If you saw my previous posts around switching from Canon to Olympus cameras, or maybe my first few trial shots with a Panasonic Lumix GX7, well I…


Could this be goodbye Canon, and hello Olympus?

So, with a Lumix GX7 along for the ride for my last wedding delivering some incredible stuff, I've kind of taken a bit of a dive into the new world…


Micro Four Thirds - tentative first steps with a Panasonic Lumix GX7

After years of shooting with "proper" full-frame DSLR kit such as the Canon EOS 5D Mark 3, and amassing a collection of various EF lenses tailored…


Revisiting the EOS M - time to move on?

As may well be obvious from some of the posts on this site, I have a serious interest in photography - and run a successful professional photographic…


I (finally) think I have discovered a favourite lens

After years of shooting with my workhorse Canon L zoom lenses, towards the end of 2014 I finally rediscovered the idea of shooting with Primes.…


Loving the Canon EFM 22mm at f2.8!

I'm always a fan of shooting large-aperture lenses wide open for shallow depth of field... and for this reason, picked up Canon's EFM 22mm to go with…


Canon EOS M (18Mpx Mirrorless) - Ignore the reviews... It's great!

So, after spending the last 10 days playing around with an EOS M, I have a few conclusions to draw... Firstly, if you're looking for a compact,…


Canon EOS M - can it replace my iPhone?

As a photographer, my preference in terms of equipment over the years has always been Canon. Over the years since buying my first EOS 10D dSLR, I've…


End of the line for Apple's Aperture

As you've probably heard by now if you're an active user of Apple's Aperture professional tool, its death warrant has just been signed... by Apple.…


Wonderfully sunny Norfolk evening

Spotted this during a brief walk around our area this evening - a lovely, bright & sunny spring evening. Follows on from the lovely big Norfolk…


Norfolk always amazes me.. #BigSky

Just driving along this evening, and realised I need to keep a better camera with me than an iPhone!


Looks like Ellie likes the sun - March 2014

  A quick photo of little Ellie, making the most of a beautifully sunny early spring day. It would appear she likes the sun, which is perhaps…


Why I've switched from Apple Aperture to Adobe Lightroom 4.1

Let me start by saying that having used Apple's Aperture for years, I've reached the conclusion over the last few months that it's no-longer the best…


Gear review - Lowepro Flipside 400 AW Backpack

Since starting to shoot on a more professional basis some time ago, it wasn't long before two main issues started to become apparent on a nearly…


Sam's First Shoes

To mark a bit of a milestone in Sam's life, thought I'd quickly post this. His first pair of proper "cruising" shoes.... Now very necessary as he's…


Been trying out Aperture 3: wow....!

Having been using Apple's Aperture 2 photographic workflow tool for what feels like a lifetime, I thought that the imminent arrival of a new Macbook…


An experiment in combining Camera+ filters

Following release of the Camera+ v2 iPhone app, I thought I'd dust it off and see whether it's improved. Camera abilities aside (which are great a…


More iPhone4 HDR experimentation :)

A quick iPhone iOS 4.1 HDR shot of the field just behind our house in the morning sunshine.