First Group Photography Shoot 2022 – Jersey Marine

It was great to be back with the group, and our first visit was to the Tennant Canal at Jersey Marine, Neath. 15 of us started and we were hit by bad footing throughout, but we soldiered on, and managed to get a few photographs and see some sights we had not seen before. ThisContinue reading “First Group Photography Shoot 2022 – Jersey Marine”

And another year begins! Photography is back!

It’s been a strange month, what with Christmas and the New Year, plus a break in my group walks. I haven’t picked up my Fujifilm X-T3 in a long while, not since the last meet of 2021. However, I have still been taking photographs, with my Instax cameras and with my new Google Pixel 6Continue reading “And another year begins! Photography is back!”

A Visit To Kidwelly Castle

Kidwelly began in the early 12th century as a Norman ‘ringwork’ castle made of wood and protected only by an earthen bank and ditch. Not surprisingly it was under constant attack by Welsh princes including the Lord Rhys, who captured it in 1159. Today, along with the group, I visited this historic castle, along withContinue reading “A Visit To Kidwelly Castle”

The Gnoll, Neath. A Visit In Tweaked Provia (Straight From Camera)

We visited the Gnoll grounds in Neath on a hot and sunny day. A 230 acre grounds, filled with four reservoirs and ponds, trees, fields, wildlife and so much more, and a place that no matter how many times you visit, you find something new to explore. Today’s task was a simple one. I’ve beenContinue reading “The Gnoll, Neath. A Visit In Tweaked Provia (Straight From Camera)”

My Fujifilm journey led me to relive the film look

Little did I know when I bought my first Fujifilm X series camera, the X-T20, that moving from Nikon would be such a huge change in what I do and how I perceive photography. They say you’re led on a path when fate intervenes, and I made my own fate by switching to Fujifilm. TheContinue reading “My Fujifilm journey led me to relive the film look”