I'm a photographer that started in digital but now mainly works in film. I was surprised to discover in a world obsessed with getting the best image quality above everything that people would spend thousands on digital cameras that could be beaten (in quality) to "obsolete" film equipment going for a couple of hundred pounds. Here's my photographic malarky for the world to see. Check it out.
Did a model shoot at Preston Photographic Society today. Couple of lights, black background and a model. Oh and my Pentax 67. If you’re going to the effort of faffing with lights ect. then might as well bring out the big guns. Check them out on the Google+ page.
I had stopped pursuing band photograph previously because 1) there’s no money in it 2) I thought it was limiting. Recently though I have been having ideas for model shoots but nothing that really suited the average model plus it was a lot of faff (and possible expense) to sort out a model myself. Sa-da-kO contacted me for a photo shoot and the idea just clicked. Here are the results. If more bands are willing to put up with me ordering them around then I’ll do a shoot at a cut down price.
Had to have the obligatory group shot. Couldn’t really think of anything too original for this one so did a more generic one.
I’ve had enough of people asking me how many mega pixels my DSLR is and when I say 10MP they go “uh that’s shit. My camera phone’s better than that. It’s got 12MP”. When I first heard the term “Mega Pixel” I instantly knew what it meant so I presumed other people would work it out as well but it looks like that’s not the case. I’m going to have to do a big Mega Pixel rant at some point but for now lets moan about this camera phone. Continue reading →