During a cold yet dry weekend in September I had the privilege of exploring the stunning English Lake District in conjunction with Fujifilm and Millican bags. It was a remarkable experience and two months on Millican has released the first..
The evolution of the Fujifilm X-range of cameras has been particularly impressive with the power and versatility of the flagship X-Pro1 being made available in even more affordable and portable packages. The latest release, the X-M1, harnesses all the image..
Suncream was the last thing anyone expected to need on the 5th of October but as we made our way from Ballycastle and over Fair Head (Bhinn Mhór) the weather displayed an uncharacteristically summer feel. In an aim to travel..
I recently put together a photography essay on the guitar making process at Avalon guitars in the Northern Ireland town of Newtownards. The experience of making my way around the workshop and observing each stage of the creative process from..
Learning to play guitar is road travelled by many but mastered by only a select few. It is an enduring journey where an obsession with the fine detail is the only route to success. Like mastering playing the guitar the..
On the hottest day of 2013 I was asked by Director, Marty Stalker to capture some production stills of a music video for renowned Belfast artist Circuit21. The music video was to be filmed in a warm, dark and enclosed..
‘Shooting Shallow – Understanding Depth of Field’ is a 38-page guide to depth of field and how to control ‘DoF’ it to maximise your photography. The aim of this $5 guide is to equipment photographers with the skills to improve..
Fellow Fujifilm X Photographer PATRICK LA ROQUE has published his first photography ebook entitled ‘1EYE, Roaming’. 1EYE,Roaming is a travelogue of sorts where Patrick revisits the various images that triggered his eventual move to the brilliant Fujifilm X Series cameras…
The move from film photography to the age of digital capture has revolutionised the photographic process. Now, instead of trays, chemicals and enlargers the image development takes on a digital process. Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is an integral part of my..