What you really need to get started in product photography — Photofocus

Product photography can be one of the most gear hungry genres out there. Cameras, and lights and modifiers and stands and backdrop rigs and more and more and more … you get the idea. 22 more words What you really need to get started in product photography — Photofocus

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How to create a collage in Lightroom Classic — Photofocus

One of the really cool features of Lightroom Classic is the Print module. I find it fun and (slightly) addictive to make my own collages and triptychs. 29 more words How to create a collage in Lightroom Classic — Photofocus

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Exploring my backyard with a Lensbaby Sweet 80

After sitting on the fence for a number of years, I finally bought myself two Lensbaby lenses. The first to arrive and I managed to play with was the Sweet 80. I must confess to their being a bit of a learning curve here. manual focus and aperture, also I could not get as close…

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A beautiful, well-built backdrop from Kate Backdrop — Photofocus

A beautiful backdrop can make or break a studio shoot. I used to buy the cheap ones online, which took forever to arrive, were really difficult to remove the wrinkles and folds, and didn’t last very long. 19 more words A beautiful, well-built backdrop from Kate Backdrop — Photofocus

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What you really need to get started in product photography — Photofocus

Product photography can be one of the most gear hungry genres out there. Cameras, and lights and modifiers and stands and backdrop rigs and more and more and more … you get the idea. 22 more words What you really need to get started in product photography — Photofocus

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Visiting Frog Hollows in Spring

Previous trips to Frog Hollows in Spring there are more baby birds, ducklings and such. But I wasn’t disappointed in what I spotted. I took the new Tamron 18-300mm APS-C lens to review and just wanted to capture some nice nature photography. Spotted Superb Fairy Wren, Black Swan, various ducks there was also various wattle…

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Share my world – 14th October 2021

I’m slowly coming back out of hibernation, I guess that’s what you could call it. I dropped the ball on many social media platforms, especially this blog. I just felt I was saying the same crap over and over, there was no point. So the sun is now shining the days are getting warmer, we…

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Get out in nature with this all-in-one APS-C 18-300mm lens from Tamron — Photofocus

Tamron has released a new range of APS-C lenses with an ultra zoom and a wide-angle. I was asked to try out the new ultra zoom, which is an 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3. 25 more words Get out in nature with this all-in-one APS-C 18-300mm lens from Tamron — Photofocus

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Wilson Gardens with a Lens baby Velvet 56

I recently bought myself some new lenses and after sitting on the fence for a long time, I bought the Lens baby Velvet 56, I also got a Composer ii and Sweet 80. I have also had the Omni Creative filters in the past as well. The Velvet 56 is my latest and I instantly…

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Get better portraits by following three simple steps — Photofocus

When it comes to portrait photography, there is so much to consider. Location, lights, camera, action, hair and makeup and poses, to name a few. If you’re nervous or new to all this it’s easy to forget the basics, here are three steps to make sure you get better portraits. 6 more words Get better portraits…

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