Just the other week Canon launched three new lenses; EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM, EF 24m f/2.8 IS USM and EF 28,mm f/2.8 IS USM. Not having used any of them I got to wonder if i’d actually buy any of them for my photography and would I need to given my current set of …

Resize your pictures with Automator

This is a quick tip for Apple Mac users to easily resize pictures for a blog, facebook or twitter without having to run any applications or keep any programs running. Apple includes a handy tool called Automator with each Mac, and you can use Automator to create your own workflows. Automator has many skills but …

Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM, EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM & EF 28mm f/2.8 IS USM

Canon has launched three new EF lenses that will please wide-angle users and working professional photographers. EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM The standard lens for many professionals has long been the EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM, this new model takes from the old and starts the 25th year of EOS with completely redesigned optics to provide …

A different approach to lighting people in the studio

I really enjoy working in the studio, particularly when it’s cold outside. Late last year I was shooting at with Bethany, Annie and Elan. The studio space is like many spaces, big and mostly painted white plus it has plenty of lights and modifiers so acheiving all kinds of looks is quite straightforward. However the …