Before There Was Photoshop
I’ve often talked on my blog about how, after historically shooting and processing black and white film, I know that many of the tools you get in Photoshop replicate things you can actually do in the darkroom. I even posted a while back abou [...]
8 Photo Tutorials
Over on 500px ISO (a great resource to learn and find the backstory to some of the stunning photography that appears on 500px) Jimmy Mcintyre has posted links to 8 awesome YouTube tutorials that he considers are the best from 2014. The tutorials c [...]
Over on the Canon Professional Network there’s a nice little article on shooting hyperlapse videos by Belgian photographer Matthew Vandeputte. For those not familiar with the term, its similar to a timelapse (multiple shots taken over time a [...]
12 Hardest Places To Visit On Earth
  The 500px blog has just posted a an article on the 12 hardest places to visit. I like to travel to slightly unusual places and some of their 12 are certainly on my list but I’m not sure I’d define them as hard to get to. Some ar [...]
I’ve been extremely bad at posting things of late, but don’t worry. I haven’t forgotten you all! Over at Digital Photography School they’ve got a nice little article on the 10 Most Common Mistakes in Landscape Photography.  [...]
I’ve been to enough deserts in my time. They’re certainly a challenge to photograph. Despite the image most people have of deserts being golden dunes disappearing into the distance, in reality they are usually rather more boring and co [...]
Google+ is becoming a great place for photographers. Not only are your photos displayed beautifully but there’s a great community building and some superb tutorials, videos, and other info can be found there. So today I’ve got another  [...]
A short while ago I posted about how I was feeling a little uninspired, but was looking forward to and planning my next trip – to Turkey. Since then it seems the web has been awash with posts about overcoming photographers block (I’m s [...]
I’ve been a bit uninspired of late hence the lack of photos (and posts). But in thinking about what to write for this site, I started thinking about what inspires us. For me the one thing that is guaranteed to get the creative juices flowing is tr [...]
The argument rages on about what exactly is a photograph in this age of digital photography. Over on Popular Photography a couple of winners in a recent competition were composite images and the magazine’s editor-in-chief Miriam Leuchter had to pu [...]