FlixelPix Top Photos, The Mournes

A Photographic Review of 2013

2013 was a busy year with some remarkable photographic opportunities and experiences. It is around this time of year I normally use Suprsetr to inform me of my top 50 photos of the year. The result is a...
Lisburn Station Patrick LaRoque eBook

Patrick LaRoque : 1Eye, Roaming

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...
Lalor Roddy

Lalor Roddy

Lalor Roddy is no stranger to our television and film screens. An actor of renowned talent he has appeared in an array of film and television programmes from ‘The Game of Thrones’, ‘Ripper Street’...
conker collecting

Autumnal Bokeh

Autumn has to be one of the best seasons of the year for photographers. The colour palette of yellow to dark reds often offers remarkable opportunities during the late afternoon sun. The tradition is to...
The Slieve Donard Hotel at night

Hotel Splendide

Like a scene from the Terence Gross film we payed the (external) location of Hotel Splendide a visit. It was a visit with a focus on relaxation rather than photography but it didn't stop the camera being...
Lightroom 5 is it worth it?

Lightroom 5 arrives, is it worth it?

Well it is here, Adobe have released version 5 of their brilliant Photoshop Lightroom photo management and editing software. I have been using Lightroom from the initial beta and have watched it grow from...
FlixelPix X100s

Waterfalls and Dandelions

I am still really getting to know the Lee Filter Seven5 micro filter system for the X100s so decided on some more test shots at my favourite waterfall in Crumlin. I discovered on arrival that a large tree...
The flickr changes

The Flickr changes, what do you think?

Flickr is one of the most prolific photography sharing websites around and criticism of the lack of investment and change over the last few years has resulted in a remarkable revamp of the service. The new...
X100s, One Year on.

The Fujifilm X100s, the story so far..

When Fujifilm announced the X100s I have to admit I was excited. I had grown to love the X100, I had grown used to the quirks and foibles of the original incarnation and learned to focus on the positives, as...