Why the Viltrox 56mm F/1.4 is becoming a favourite lens of mine.

Regular followers of my photography will know that as a general rule of thumb, I love the Viltrox 23mm F/1.4 and the Olympus 17mm F/2.8 (for my Olympus Pen E-PL8), both approximately 35mm focal length equivalents in full frame terms. In fact, either of those lenses generally lives on one of my cameras. However, inContinue reading “Why the Viltrox 56mm F/1.4 is becoming a favourite lens of mine.”

Jersey Park Sunshine, Bluebells & Flowers

It was a lovely spring day, so what better than to grab the camera and go and enjoy the outdoors. At the moment, bluebells are popular, as even recently I posted a selection of bluebell images with the family. However, that area in particular is very popular, so every image that comes from there isContinue reading “Jersey Park Sunshine, Bluebells & Flowers”

The Garden In The Rain

It is a wet, but mild May afternoon, and as a break from life, I spent 10 minutes taking some images out in the rain in my garden. I find that just taking images can really lift my mood, and, as you all know, I love images of flowers! Images are taken on my FujifilmContinue reading “The Garden In The Rain”

Its Bluebell Season And Time For Family Images!

Bluebell season is here! What better way to start off the season but take the family up to Margam to the bluebell fields at 10 Acre Wood and have a few photographs! And what better way to try out the new laptop (more on that in soon!). Images taken on the Fujifilm X-T3 with theContinue reading “Its Bluebell Season And Time For Family Images!”

Gelli-Hir Woodland Walk – Something A Bit Different!

Gelli-hir Wood is a partly ancient woodland of around 28 hectares, situated on the northern edge of Fairwood Common, Gower, Swansea. The wood is managed by The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales and is a popular spot for walking, birdwatching and nature study. The wood is a mixed broadleaved wood, with a varietyContinue reading “Gelli-Hir Woodland Walk – Something A Bit Different!”