A Visit To A Parc Slip Nature Reserve With A Diffuser Filter And The 23mm Prime Lens

I love visiting nature reserves, but Parc Slip is a place I simply don’t like for taking photographs. Don’t get me wrong, I love the place for walking and talking and admiring the scenery, but for images… It just doesn’t do anything for me. So what better opportunity to try out one of my newContinue reading “A Visit To A Parc Slip Nature Reserve With A Diffuser Filter And The 23mm Prime Lens”

Penllergaer Valley Woods with the 56mm at F1.2!

I had the opportunity to try out and review the Fujifilm XF56mm F/1.2 lens while visiting Penllergaer Valley Woods. It was a lovely spring day and a perfect opportunity to make the most of using this fantastic lens. Of course, I took many images as well as video, and you can see everything here! IContinue reading “Penllergaer Valley Woods with the 56mm at F1.2!”

Upcoming (potential) lens dilemma!

I have six great lenses that cover all the bases. The Fujifilm XF18-135mm, XC15-45mm and XC50-230mm, as well as the Viltrox 23mm F/1.4, TTArtisan 7.5mm F/2 fisheye and TTArtisan 40mm F/2.8 macro. Each lens has a specific use, the 18-135mm a general all purpose weather resistant walk around lens, the 15-45 a nice compact lensContinue reading “Upcoming (potential) lens dilemma!”

A New Lens! And Not A Surprise This Time!

So… I promised myself I wouldn’t buy another lens. But the opportunity came up for a bargain on a lens that I’ve been after for a while, and it is indeed similar to a lens I used to shoot with Nikon back in the day that I used to adore and have a lot ofContinue reading “A New Lens! And Not A Surprise This Time!”

A New Lens Surprise (And I Mean A Surprise!)

I know I said I wasn’t after a new lens, but I have had this yearning for another fisheye lens. So I ordered one. Things didn’t go as planned, and so I didn’t get one. But I did get something else totally opposite, and it’s something I enjoy using! So, I ordered a TTArtisan 7.5mmContinue reading “A New Lens Surprise (And I Mean A Surprise!)”