The Magical Places Fine Art blog has posted another interview this week, this time with travel photographer and writer Steve Davey. Steve is the author of the best-selling book Unforgettable Places to See Before You Die. Steve makes his living by  [...]
(Santa Dash, Leeds – in aid of St Gemma’s Hospice)  [...]
As I’m away travelling and taking photos over this holiday period I though I would post some information and links on travel photography. Photography and travel just go together so well – from the cheap and cheerful holiday snaps, to t [...]
Those of you that read my blog will know I’m something of a Canon fan so I’ve been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the new 5D Mk II all year. Now its here, it seems from the reviews that it doesn’t disappoint. Engadget has just p [...]
This is just genius! Previously if you wanted to set a custom white balance for your camera you’d have to cart around your own grey card. But some genius had the brainwave to include a translucent dome into the lens cap itself allowing you t [...]
One of my favourite Adobe Lightroom books has been revamped and updated to cover all the new Lightroom goodness that was included in version 2. The author, Mikkel Aaland, uses a similar concept to the first book and one that I think works very wel [...]
The carousel shot I posted a few entries ago has truly been one of my most popular shots for quite a while. Personally this surprised me as I’ve seen loads of examples of very similar shots, but hey, if people like it I’m happy. Howeve [...]
So there’s a Flickr MeMe doing the rounds at the moment. It works like this: if you use Flickr, go to the sixth page of your photostream and pick the sixth picture there, then post it to your blog. So here’s mine: This was taken at the [...]
The UK has been extremely cold of late with heavy frost and some snow with more forecast, so I thought this was an appropriate shot to post today!  [...]
No not from me unfortunately! However I discovered a great site the other day that lists the majority of current photography competitions. lists all currently open amateur and professional photography competitions from around the  [...]