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‘The Outsiders’ – a new photo series on the homeless in London

On a cloudy afternoon earlier this year I was on Rupert Street in Soho when I spotted a group of people who were clearly homeless. Continue reading

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Street portrait – the look

Asking a stranger for their permission before you take the photograph always changes the dynamic in street photography.  Why not give it a try…? Taken with the Fuji X-T1 and the XF 56mm f/1.2 portrait lens. Click to view full … Continue reading

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Portrait of the day – the boatman

Taken with the Fuji X-T1 and the XF 56mm f/1.2 portrait lens. Click to view full size.

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Photo of the day – Stonehenge sunset, a study in crimson

Click to view full size. Taken with the Fuji X-Pro1 and XF14mm lens.   1/125 at f/16, ISO 800.

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Photo of the day – Sooke Potholes, Vancouver Island

Taken with the Fuji X-T1.   1/1250 at f/4.0, ISO 400.

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Somewhere over the rainbow – Pride in London 2015 in pictures

On the 27th of June 2015 London’s rainbow warriors took to the streets again in a glorious celebration of defiance, tolerance and freedom.  Here is the start of Pride in London 2015 in pictures. All photos taken with the Fuji X-T1. … Continue reading

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Fuji XF 55-200mm lens review

The Fuji XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 zoom lens is a bit of a monster compared to other XF lenses – weighing in at 580gm excluding the hood it is no lightweight and is a bulky addition to your X system body. … Continue reading

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Street photography – how to practice your skills

If you are looking to hone your street photography skills you should try covering a march or a demo in London.  It will give you a great opportunity to practice those key skills (composition and timing) while allowing you to … Continue reading

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London Street Photography – Nighthawks

Street photography can be a strange and intimidating experience. One technique you can try to make it easier and more focused is to set out with a specific subject in mind and then allow the shots to form around that.  … Continue reading

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Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité – the unity rally in Trafalgar Square

Some photographs from today’s unity rally with Paris at Trafalgar Square on the 11th of January 2015.  A sombre and dignified show of solidarity. #JeSuisCharlie

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