A First Look at Lightroom 5

As they did with all previous versions of Lightroom, Adobe have just released a public beta for the upcoming Lightroom 5. This beta is available to everyone to test out, regardless of whether you’re an existing Lightroom user or not. This new version brings a...

Phottix Mitros is here

Announced during Photokina last year, the Phottix Mitros had its official release this past week at WPPI in Las Vegas. The first flash from Phottix, it offers ETTL, high-speed sync, rear curtain sync, an optical slave and is compatible with Canon’s IR system. At...

Photography Projects For A Rainy Weekend

Bad weather need no longer be the curse of photographers. I’m pleased to announce that my first video tutorial course Photography Projects For A Rainy Weekend is now available. Featuring 14 lectures over 2 hours, I guide you through a series of photography...

Splash

Here’s a little preview of an image from some ongoing work I’m doing for a client. The aim is to have the project complete by the end of February at the latest when I’ll actually be able to reveal all. In the meantime, there’ll be a few...

Fire in the Sky – Shooting Fireworks

This is a repeat of an older post that I do this time every year. With the new year fast approaching, one thing you can count on seeing over the next couple of days is fireworks. So how do you go about photographing fireworks? Well, the good news is that it’s quite...
Recent Covers and Columns

Recent Covers and Columns

The European Chamber of Commerce in Taiwan have just released a report on carbon solutions titled Low Carbon Taiwan 2030 : Solutions for a low carbon future. They approached me a couple of months back about supplying the cover photograph for them and ultimately went...