Lastolite the folks that make those clever fold up backgrounds have another solution to the perennial problem of holding backgrounds in place and not having them sag by only supporting the centre hanging point. The new Magnetic Background Support holds on to the metal rim of the Lastolite backgrounds, even older backgrounds should work too. …

Canon has updated it’s old macro ring flash with the introduction of the Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX II. Designed for specialist applications – you see these in just about every police forensic themed program on TV, and also small wildlife and other objects. The new macro flash features two high brightness white LED focussing lamps …

Canon EOS 1200D for first time DSLR owners EOS 1200D is the latest entry level EOS DSLR camera from Canon, it is aimed directly at photographer starting their DSLR journey. In addition to loads of photo features Canon is also providing an EOS Companion app for smartphone users offering helpful tips and tutorials to ensure new …

Sunday saw the second day of castings for the Oxford Fashion Week models. It seemed that there were even more model hopefuls in attendance so the casting directors for the Fashion Week shows will have a tough job making their selections. Here’s a small selection of the pictures from the event. The team of casting …

Yesterday afternoon was the first casting session for models who want to be part of Oxford Fashion Week, I was at the casting as part of the photography team photographing the models as they walked for the panel of casting directors, here’s a couple of pictures from the session. There’s another casting session today – …

Canon has produced it’s 70 millionth EOS camera Since the EOS system introduction in 1987, Canon has produced 70 million EOS cameras when combining film and digital camera numbers. According to Canon, it’s only sixteen months since it reached the 60 million production milestone, making this the shortest time to produce a further 10 million …