Tog Diaries ~ Episode Two

So I decided to call my video diaries ‘Tog Diaries’ for short (tog being short for photography or photographer). Making my way down into the Aira Force gorge. Daylight was running out but this didn’t stop the adventure!

Episode Two - up a week early, other episodes will now follow on a weekly basis. Down I go into the darkness of the Aira Force gorge.

Video Diary ~ Episode One

The first of my video diaries, and the start of my new YouTube video channel, covering my photography adventures!

Episode One of this new channel and my arrival in the Lake District. Lots to learn about vlogging so please excuse the sound issues... I will learn and improve as I shoot more videos. This channel records the video diaries of a photographer, enjoying the adventure that outdoor photography brings.

The White Dagger of Albathon

The White Dagger of Albathon

Ok, this is my photography website; nonetheless, here’s a shameless plug for my fantasy novel #TWDOA. If you love fantasy (and even enjoy a little Sci-Fi mixed in) then you will love this thrilling rollercoaster adventure, full of dragons, beasts, warlocks, and all kinds of magic…

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Newsletter ~ A new direction

This year has been a learning curve, so far as getting my new photography business up and running. Some of the ideas and hopes I had, well frankly they have flopped or not materialised, whilst in other more unexpected areas I have been really pleased with the results. Most importantly I've had time to reflect on what is important to me, as a person, and as a photographer.

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Steampunk ~ The Lincoln Asylum Festival

Steampunk ~ The Lincoln Asylum Festival

This is the 10th anniversary of the Lincoln Asylum Steampunk Festival.  It's on over this weekend and is going to be a spectacular event.  I'll be there tomorrow to take some images and chat with the festival participants.  I'm expecting some amazing costumes to be on show!  Look for my images in the gallery which will be updated throughout the coming week. 

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Fujifilm ~ The 200mm F2 telephoto

Fujifilm ~ The 200mm F2 telephoto

This, to my mind, is a watershed moment in Fujifilm's lens release history. Why? Because Fujifilm has now demonstrated its ability to build a truly premium telephoto lens - enter the FUJINON XF200mm F2 R LM OIS WR (at this point I really wanted to say 'Enter the Dragon' because this lens is taking Fujifilm into the premium telephoto arena, where I'm sure it will go about its business - Bruce Lee style)!

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