Photo shoot with Jonny Baynham

A few weeks back I did a shoot with Jonny Baynham, a new male model keen to get more pictures and photo shoots. Today I’ll share a few of the pictures from the shoot, and elaborate on a couple of set-ups. Make sure you also check out the Move yourself to find the right light …

EOS 7D firmware v2.0 available

Five weeks ago Canon released the biggest ever feature upgrade for it’s EOS 7D camera via a firmware update. While firmware is tested and then tested again, the sheer complexity and also the fun of translating camera menu’s can make for the odd terms being used in menus and occasionally a functionality bug too.

External auto metering

When the Speedlite 580EX II was launched it came with a new external auto and external manual metering mode that uses a sensor on the flash to determine when the subject has had enough light and then the flash autonomously switches off it’s own output. The Speedlite 600EX-RT also has this and you can set …

Neste Oil Rally Finland 2012 – final part

The second and final set of images from the 2012 Rally Finland. Stages 17 and 18 called Kakaristo where held over the roads that in the past have been the famous Ouninohjia stage. These stages were the last of the rally, with Sebastien Loeb starting with a few seconds advantage over his Finnish team mate …

Canon updates EOS-1D X firmware to version 1.0.6

I think that Canon have now worked on the feedback they got from the many photographers who have tested the EOS-1D X at this summers sporting events – Euro 2012 and the Olympics. As a result Canon’s firmware engineers have come up with version 1.0.6 to address some issues. Of course it’s recommended for all …