10000 Shutter Clicks To Happiness

10000 is a figure we seem to hear often these days. Some say 10000 hours of practice leads to mastery of your chosen craft. Others say 10000 steps a day is the key to good health. A rather famous photographer said your first 10000 photographs are your worst. It's the last of these I'm most… Continue reading 10000 Shutter Clicks To Happiness

If This Camera Broke, Would You Buy Another?

Perhaps the best test of which your favourite cameras are, is to ask one simple question - Q. "If this camera broke, would I buy another?" Here are the current cameras on my shelf, and my thoughts on answering this question.  Pentax Q A. Yes, without hesitation, though I might try a Q7 or QS1… Continue reading If This Camera Broke, Would You Buy Another?

Dances With Digital Dilettantes – Pt 1

Shooting with film for the last five years or so has given me huge pleasure, taught me a great deal about the basics of composing and taking photographs, and created a small body of work I'm very happy with. But there came a point some months back where I deconstructed what film photography gave me,… Continue reading Dances With Digital Dilettantes – Pt 1