How to Choose a Tripod and Photography Locations in Tasmania

If you want tack sharp images a sturdy tripod is the easiest way G’day and welcome back to another episode of “Ask Ben.” Thanks so much for all the positive comments and feedback. This week on “Ask Ben,” I’m gonna answer two questions. One of them about tripods and one’s about destinations in Tasmania. What […]

How to Photograph Waterfalls

What settings to use, several tips and some traps that you need to watch out for. I was asked by one of my followers on Facebook to explain the settings I used to capture the image on the right so I thought it was a good idea to put together a video that will show […]

Landscape Photography in Tasmania

It’s no wonder Cradle Mountain is a favourite stomping ground for photographers. As I go through my lightroom catalogue I am reminded how much I would love to get back to Tasmania. This was early morning at Dove Lake, I was waiting for the cradle at the peak of the mountain to become visible… I love […]

Photography Tip 8 of 10

Tip #8: Join a club Join a camera club. There are plenty of camera clubs online, and there’s also plenty of physical clubs around as well.  Joining a camera club or getting online onto a camera forum that has other members, you can share your ideas, you can take photos and have them critiqued, you […]

Photography Tip 7 of 10

Tip #7: Learn from your mistakes I know it can be frustrating when you take a photo, and its blurry or over exposed, maybe something else ruined it for you…  so you delete it. If you’re keen on improving your photography skills I think you should look at your bad photos and study them. Try […]

Vivid Sydney Photowalk

Vivid Sydney Photowalk this Saturday! Just a reminder if you haven’t already registered for this Saturdays Vivid Sydney PhotoWALK then you should now! Why… well, it is free and also a lot of FUN! So far we have about 50 people registered. Remember, you do not need to be a guru photographer to come to […]

Joining the Smugmug Family

I have made the switch to Smugmug One of the challenges that every photographer faces is where to host your photos, especially if you want to be able to offer them for sale. For me, I like having my images hosted in a cyberspace locker for more than just the ability to sell them, it’s […]

Fuji X-E1 Screen Protector

Expert Shield to the Rescue Every now and then I get an email from someone with something they would like to promote either here on the blog or my Facebook page. You would be surprised that most of the time I turn down the offers for stuff to be sent to me, usually I get […]

Photography Workshop

7 Day Lord Howe Island Experience! 13th – 19th October 2013 7 days of Photography on the stunning Lord Howe Island. You asked me for a workshop… so here it is! I have teamed up with good friend Michael Snedic to bring you this 7 day photography workshop/tour. Michael has been a professional wildlife and […]