Category Archives: Lenses

Vaping

On my recent trip into the city this guy came and sat next to me. I have wanted a ‘vaping’ shot for some time, and he was concentrating so much on his mobile phone he didn’t notice me shooting with … Continue reading

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Craig Semetko Workshop – Hamburg 2016

Last weekend I was in Hamburg to join the Craig Semetko workshop on street photography organised by LFI. Now, I will confess that I was a little dubious as to whether I would gain much from this and it worked … Continue reading

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Christian McBride and Edgar Meyer in Concert

I had the pleasure of photographing two great virtuosos of the acoustic bass, Christian McBride and Edgar Meyer, at the weekend. Here is a link to the Slate gallery of words and images for your to look at: https://slate.adobe.com/cp/vy7ZT/ All … Continue reading

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The Red Wall

I took this on a visit to the Forbidden City in Beijing in 1998 and this is a scan from the original Velvia transparency. I used a Leica M6 back then, and this was probably taken with the 50mm Summicron … Continue reading

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Coffee Break

Taken with the Leica M9 and Zeiss 50mm Sonnar f1.5 lens in the Pla├ža de Castella in El Raval district of Barcelona.

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Italia

Taken in a small bar in the El Raval district of Barcelona using the Leica M9 and Zeiss 50mm Sonnar f1.5 lens @ 1600iso, and then post-processed in LR CC 2015.3 with some difficulty because of the low light levels, … Continue reading

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Not Talking

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