Better HDR Photography

HDR Photography won’t fix a bad photo Personally, I have processed hundreds of images using HDR, some have worked really well and some have been a disaster. When you first stumble across HDR you will have this urge to HDR everything… your car, your house, your yard and even your cat will get processed in […]

What is ISO?

Photography Tip – What is ISO? What is ISO? Back in the days of film you would buy a film based on it’s speed. For example, if you were shooting action you would buy a 400 film, for portrait work you would get 100 or 200 film. These numbers correlated to the speed of the […]

Friendly Cows

Why Shoot RAW? I was having a chat with another photography enthusiast and they shoot everything in JPEG and when I said I only shoot RAW there was a GASP followed by “Why would you shoot RAW?” (asked with a condescending tone and a confused face) For me, it is one of the NOT NEGOTIABLE […]

Grand Hotel

What am I Packing? Isn’t this how you refer to a gun? I am sure I have heard the term “I am packing a xyz…” Strange way to say I have a gun! Anyway, I am off the track like an out of control go kart… I was asked what I pack when heading out […]

Good advice from Ken Duncan

You can order any of my photos as a print… Currently I upload all of my images to another site hosted by Photomerchant for the purpose of making them available for you to purchase. To be honest, whilst I have been sort of happy with Photomerchant I am thinking of another way to enable you […]

Rangitoto Island – How to

A quick video showing you how I captured Rangitoto Island I am not going to be winning any awards for best producer and director. In fact, I have been told my videos can be a little dull and I waffle too much! Oh well… I get asked all the time how I make my photos […]

Cradle Mountain is calling…

Only 3 weeks to go! it was really cool to be able to grab a few shots in New Zealand last week. My next trip away is a 40th Birthday Present to myself! I am heading to Tasmania for 5 days of Photography with Tasmanian Landscape Photographer Luke O’brien. He has run a few tag […]

You have one week to save 30%

Topaz B&W Effects 2 released Topaz Labs make all sorts of cool software for making your images stand out from the crowd. They have just released their new B&W Effects 2, normally $59.95, save 30% with code: BWFX2 valid until 28th February 2012 – Click Here to go to the Topaz Website I recently had […]

New Photowalk Record!

54 Photographers came to the latest photowalk Thank you to each and every one of you that made it to the photowalk. Once again we had people come as far as Canberra, and I am not sure where Michael Holmes was from … but it was a long way from Sydney! Anyway, the weather turned […]