Porthcawl – A Day Of Two Halves!

Well, we were not expecting Porthcawl to be the way it was. We arrived in rain and gale force winds, and the day didn’t look promising. However, the weather forecast was that it was going to brighten up an hour or so after started, and thankfully it did! It means that I have a diverseContinue reading “Porthcawl – A Day Of Two Halves!”

Night Visit To Mumbles

It’s not often I get out in the evenings and nights, and I love the chance to challenge my camera and shooting techniques in these darker environments. A couple of days ago we visited The Mumbles in Swansea for a Christmas Market. I was more than happy with the results as you can see here.Continue reading “Night Visit To Mumbles”

Do you really miss shots with a prime lens?

Those who know me, know that the majority of the time I will go out with just the one camera and the one lens. A lot of the time, that one lens is the Viltrox 23mm F/1.4, although I have also just been out with the TTArtisan 40mm F/2.8 macro and used it as aContinue reading “Do you really miss shots with a prime lens?”

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!”

Evening Shoot At The Quays (Baglan)

In a very rare evening shoot (generally just due to the situation of the World lately, and of course time!), we went for a sunset and some long exposures. We didn’t have a sunset, but we did enjoy ourselves and get time to hang around with people we know and take some photographs! Using theContinue reading “Evening Shoot At The Quays (Baglan)”