Japan photography gallery

This months gallery comes from the land of the rising sun. Well in fact these are photos from trips I’ve made to Japan in the past, now feels like a good time to make a selection of those a gallery. The reason for this is simple! I’m visiting Japan again this summer, where I’ll be…

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Inspire your creativity with a photography contest!

A great way to spur on your creativity is through competition. There are a number of sites that offer the chance to aspiring photographer to test there ability against the best! In this article you’ll be presented with several options for photography contest websites. Now there are some large annual contests run by big hitters…

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Spring photography gallery

The blossoms have been and gone in South Korea, and I’ve been out photographing some of the best places near to where I live. I thought it would be great to make a small gallery of some of the photos I made, using some creative camera techniques! I hope you enjoy this gallery, and are…

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Seven great reasons to photograph local!

One of the great things about photography is you can do it anywhere, including in your home. The basic elements that make for a good photograph aren’t going to change either. As the author of the book “simple scene, sensational shot” I wrote at length of the reasons to photograph local! Here you’re going to…

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Four great reasons to photograph with multiple crystal balls

As a creative photographer you’ll always be looking for new ways to experiment. The addition of a crystal ball to your repertoire will certainly have given you lots of fresh perspectives and new ways to photograph a scene. Those who have G.A.S. (Gear Acquisition Syndrome) will be pleased to know there is yet more gear…

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Top portrait photography of 2017

This is the last of the top 10’s from last year, and for 2018 I shall endeavor to make this post more relevant by posting them more around the turn of the year. The last set of ten that I’ll share are portrait taken from the various countries I visited during 2017. The set is…

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Five photo fixers who can elevate your photography

As with everything in life you’re always looking for that extra few percent that will elevate your work. One way you can make these marginal gains in photography is by working with photo fixers. Who are photo fixers, they’re people who enable you to access location to take photos you’d otherwise be unable to take.…

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Top ten light painting photos of 2017.

Weaving the magic wand of light is always a lot of fun in photography, everyone enjoys a good light painting. In this post you’ll see a selection of the best 10 light painting photos I took during 2017. The photos were all taken using a pixelstick, a great tool for making these kind of photos,…

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How to scout locations for lensball photography.

One of the great challenges of photography is location scouting. This is true of all forms of photography, but it’s particular true of crystal ball photography. The two defining features of lensball photography really limit the number of places that work well. These features are the fish-eye like effect in the ball, and the inversion…

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Top ten crystal ball photos of 2017

Happy new year to you all, I hope 2018 will bring you much happiness. In today’s post you’ll see a selection of crystal ball posts from 2017, a look back on the past that can inform your future. Who say’s crystal balls can’t be used to tell the future! There were many opportunities to travel…

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