Photography Weekend in Kiama

Bombo Quarry and Cathedral Rocks This trip started out with an idea to capture every lighthouse on the east coast of Australia, still something that I am thinking of doing. Kiama is about 2 hours south of Sydney and has a lighthouse, there are also 2 lighthouses at Wollongong too, so I though I would […]

Photography Tip 6 of 10

Tip #6: Use Aperture to your advantage This photography tip is sort of related to tip number one, understanding exposure, but I’m going to give you a couple tips about understanding aperture. Aperture is a fantastic tool for creativity. I shoot a lot of my images in Aperture Priority, in fact 90% of the time […]

HDR Video Tutorial

I love getting your feedback! I was asked by a lot of people the help them learn HDR. There are a few tutorials on the web but most of them are a lot more comprehensive that what you need to learn the basics. They say they have hours and hours of lessons, but really they […]

New Facebook Page

The Photowalk Guys Rob Potter from Photography Hot Spots and Myself have run several Photowalks and have been dubbed ‘The Photowalk Guys’. We decided that rather than use our individual facebook pages we would set up a new one dedicated to the photowalks, making it easy for you to keep up to date with the […]

Great Prizes for the G+ PhotoWALK

Thanks to our Sponsors! It’s always great when companies get behind events like the Google Plus Worldwide PhotoWALK. It’s an unmeasured leap of faith on their part as they have no idea what return they may get from their kind contribution. All I can say is they our supporters/sponsors will be unashamedly plugged non-stop by […]

Week Long Photography Workshop

I have an exciting announcement I am going to let you in on a little project I have been working on. I have had so many of you ask me if you can come and do a workshop with me so I have arranged something special! A good friend of mine runs photography tours and […]

Turimetta Falls

Heading back to Tasmania I just finished organising another quick trip to Tasmania. After my first trip in March I was really keen to get back there. This time of year is the turning of the Fagus… what is Fagus I hear you ask? It is a Deciduous Beech (Nothofagus Gunnii), a tree that grows […]

What lens should I buy?

What lens should I buy? A¬†dilemma for some I am pretty happy with my current line up of lens, but I do get the question a fair bit… what lens should I buy? I will start by saying there is no right or wrong answer. And the lens you choose next will depend on many […]

Why use Photoshop?

I got this interesting question… Why use Photoshop? I was asked… and my first response was… why not? Then I thought, it’s a great question… am I using photoshop when I don’t have to, or worse still… when I shouldn’t? So I sat and pondered for a while, and came to the conclusion that I […]