HDR +

That’s what I’m calling it in 2013! I have been tagged as a ‘HDR’ photographer, and I don’t mind that, as I do use HDR as part of my process… but… I think that people immediately make judgement when they hear those three letters… (HDR). And I understand why, I see it too, you know, […]

Trey Ratcliff Back in Australia

This time Trey headed to Melbourne Last time Trey was here he held a photowalk in Sydney, there was a great turn up and it was great to meet Trey and have a chat with him. About a week ago he announced that he would fly into Sydney then drive to Melbourne for a photowalk, […]

Just another photo sharing site?

Is 500px just another photo sharing site? Yep… basically, that is all it is… for some reason though, I like it. It has a few cool features and the user interface is nice and easy to use. There are some fine photographers sharing there images and it is easy to follow, vote and like stuff. […]

Best Walk-around Lens

What would you pick? I see this question often… what is the best all purpose walk around lens. In my opinion there isn’t one, this is why there are so many to choose from. I do have a favourite I will take if I could only take one lens and that is my 50mm f1.4, […]

Sydney Hot Spots

Diamonds in your own back yard As the old saying goes… ‘There are diamonds in your own back yard’, it certainly applies to photography. Whilst I am always excited to find a new ‘hot spot’ for photography, I like the challenge of shooting something or some where I have shot many times before, but try […]

Fuji X-E1 Raw files

Forget the Fuji raw converter… I think I already had said somewhere here that the Fuji raw converter is about as much fun as giving yourself root canal therapy! During the past week I upgraded to Adobe Photoshop CS6 and that includes the new Camera Raw that handles the Fuji .RAF raw files with ease… […]

Happy New Year!

Welcome to 2013… Sydney Australia is one of the first cities to celebrate NYE.. so there is a chance you are still counting down the hours. Myself and a buddy wanted to try some light painting to create a NYE photo… it was quite a laugh in the end. We decided to use sparklers rather […]

Photomatix Coupon

15% off is better than a poke in the eye with a sharp stick! I use Photomatix Pro to process my HDR photo’s, I have tried lots of HDR software and find Photomatix the best. You can download a free trial by CLICKING HERE. Use the Coupon code ‘ON3LEGS’ for a 15% discount when you’re ready to […]

Capture Fireworks

9 Tips to better fireworks photo’s With NYE fast approaching, you may be thinking of capturing your local fireworks display. There are a few ‘essentials’ to capturing fireworks… 1. Use a tripod A tripod is a must… if you don’t have a tripod you can forget trying to capture the fireworks. 2. Arrive early to […]