Category Archives: Photography

Blue sky

After a lot of rather dreary and rainy weather, things were looking up this morning, though the bad news was that I walked too far (under 1Km!) and suffered for it later!

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A brief look back at 2012

While 2012 was not a particularly significant year for me, it was generally reasonably successful. I had 3 holidays in Scotland (Mull, Lewis & Harris, and Assynt), and two in the Lake District. I got some reasonable images (by my … Continue reading

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Shooting with a P & S camera in JPEG

Yesterday I tried going to one of my most frequent photographic locations with just the iPhone 4S and a fairly basic point-and-shoot camera, and no tripod (but a small Gorillapod to act as a handle to make holding the iPhone … Continue reading

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A week in the Lake District

I spent last week at Lakeland Photographic Holidays (LPH) in the Lake District – the third time I have been there this year. I’ve made several visits in previous years, but this was the first time I have been in … Continue reading

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iPhone 4S and Olympus Pen E-P3 update

I’ll start with the easy one – the iPhone 4S. I’m still generally happy with it, but I see that since my earlier post it has attracted quite a lot of negative comment regarding battery life. There seems no definite … Continue reading

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Updates, starting with Lighting

There are quite a lot of updates pending, not posted so far for a variety of reasons. This is the first one, partly because it seems easiest! I have a project coming up for Halloween, and I decided to buy … Continue reading

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I think I’ve finally updated everything regarding my latest holiday in Scotland – great trip, though the weather was poor, and the car journey back was stressful (rain and very strong winds). The cameras performed well, though I’m rather alarmed … Continue reading

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