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Small Camera, Big Picture PT.4 | Fujifilm X-Pro2

November 17, 2017 - Fujifilm X-Pro2 W/XF10-24mm F4 R OIS | ISO200 10MM F/10 1/210 sec Moraine Lake is a short drive away from the more cele...
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Staying Motivated

November 12, 2017 - I recently shared a drink with an executive type on a flight. Really nice guy who had his head buried in a laptop screen...
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Fuji XF80mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR | Review

November 05, 2017 - Fujinon XF80mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR Macro Lens It's been about a month since Fujifilm has launched the XF80mm Macro lens an...
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NYC Workshops and Gear Sell-Off!

November 01, 2017 - Hello All! I'm on the final leg of the last two workshops to close out 2017. It feels like I haven't been home much in...
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Video Gear under $50 | WORKFLOW

October 20, 2017 - This is by far one of the best items I've been using in my video work and it doesn't even come close to the $50 mark. In...
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Post-Processing vs Workflow

October 12, 2017 - Hello all..sorry for the long pause from the previous post. I've been busy with a variety of projects, most of which are...
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Close-Up Photography Q and A

September 13, 2017 - Fujifilm X-T2 W/XF80mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR Macro lens I've gotten lot's of emails about my post several days ago following...
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Small Camera, Big Picture PT.3 | Fujifilm X-Pro2

September 10, 2017 - XF60mm F2.4 R Macro | ISO200 F25.6 1/300 seconds Handheld with the XF60mm macro lens...I don't stand still very often s...
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Filming With the Fujifilm X-T2

September 07, 2017 - I recently had the opportunity to shoot with the all new Fujinon XF80mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR Macro lens from Fujifilm. Matte...
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Fuji XF80mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR | Preview

September 07, 2017 - By now you have likely heard about this new lens from Fujifilm. I received a pre-production unit to work with for a few...
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Fuji XF16-55mm F2.8 R LM WR Review | Long Term

September 05, 2017 - Fujifilm X-T2 W/XF16-55mm F2.8 R LM WR This long-term review is well overdue...I started it months ago then suddenly go...
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Small Camera, Big Picture PT.2 | Fujifilm X-Pro2

August 30, 2017 - Photolife Magazine June/July 2017 Edition Full confession....after this picture was shot, my X-Pro2 went to sleep at th...
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Video Gear Under $50 | WORKFLOW

August 24, 2017 - I've been shooting video much more over the past couple of years as my client's needs evolve. I'm still primarily a "sti...
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Dynamic Range For Photographers

July 22, 2017 - Dynamic Range... I get asked every now and then by budding photographers: "How do I make my camera take pictures like..
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Medina | Travel Photography

June 28, 2017 - Everything outside is changing so fast, but inside it's walls things stay the same...more or less. It's the little thing...
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Small Camera, Big Pictures | Fujifilm X-Pro2

June 27, 2017 - Fujifilm X-Pro2 W/XF60m F2.4 R Macro Lens Images edited in with Adobe Lightroom/Photoshop CC and Nik Color Efex Pro4...
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What's Your Camera Of Choice?

June 27, 2017 - Fujifilm GFX 50S, X-T1, X70 and Apple iPhone Do you like how I did that....dropping my iPhone into the image above with...
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Fujifilm GFX 50S | Pride Toronto 2017

June 26, 2017 - Images shot with the Fujifilm GFX 50S camera and GF32-64mm F4 R LM WR lens. See ongoing review [HERE]. Editing - Adobe L...
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Google Nik Collection | WORKFLOW

June 21, 2017 - Color Efex Pro | Fujifilm X70 on a tripod You have probably heard about this by now...but one of my most used workflow...
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Fuji XF16-55mm F2.8 R LM WR Preview | In Progress

April 05, 2017 - Fujinon XF16-55mm F2.8 R LM WR lens Fujinon XF16-55mm F2.8 R LM WR Review In Progress: I'm working on my long-term revi...
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Fujifilm GFX 50s | Image Sample

March 14, 2017 - I have a feeling that it's going to be a long time before I get my hands on a unit to review. In fact, outside of my usu...
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Happy Anniversary

March 10, 2017 - This month marks the 6th year since I traded suits and ties for cameras and lenses...at least on a full-time basis:-) I...
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What's In My Bag | 2017 Update

February 19, 2017 - I'm still a two lens photographer....in 35mm equivalent focal lengths 24-70mm F2.8 & 70-200mm F2.8 Extras 16-35mm F4...
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Wildlife and Sports Photography | Lens F.A.Q

December 29, 2016 - The previous post was meant to be the last one of 2016...but I forgot a previously started piece on Wildlife & Sports ph...
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Water Playgrounds

December 21, 2016 - It's been brought to my attention that i'm far too happy with the cold weather that's hit Canada lately. It's no real se...
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Fuji XF 10-24mm F4 R OIS | Long Term Update

December 11, 2016 - They say...if you want to make someone truly happy find out what their heart desires above all else and give it to them.
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Fuji XF 35mm F2 R WR | REVIEW

November 18, 2016 - Fujinon XF 35mm F2 R WR Lens AKA "New Kid" I've been using the new Fuji 35mm lens for quite awhile now after owning 2 c...
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Neewer LED 64 Video Light

November 01, 2016 - Neewer LED 64 W/Fujifilm X70 Compact Camera A few weeks back I posted a review article about the Neewer Speedlights tha...
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Setup Your Fuji Camera Like A Boss! | VERSION 2

October 25, 2016 - Fujifilm X70 Compact Camera Camera manufacturers are fantastic at what they do. The technology they cram into ever new...
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The Golden Hour

October 24, 2016 - Filmed handheld with the Fujifilm X70 compact camera at 30p using the Velvia Film Simulation
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Neewer NW561 Speedlight Flash | Review

October 13, 2016 - Funny back story...this review is a complete fluke caused by my clumsiness. My wedding season is winding down, I'm shoo...
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Fujifilm GFX 50S "Mirrorless" Medium Format Camera

October 01, 2016 - I'm a little behind the groove on this announcement from Fujifilm about the planned medium format offering. The entire s...
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Adobe Lightroom CC version 2015.7 | WORKFLOW

September 23, 2016 - Adobe updated their venerable workflow and cataloguing software to version 2015.7....and I'm underwhelmed. It's safe to...
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Domke F-803 Satchel | Fujifilm Branded

September 22, 2016 - I'm ashamed to say that this is my first BLOG post in awhile...in truth it's been sparse over the Summer because I've be...
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Fujifilm X70 Compact Camera | Long Term Review

August 25, 2016 - My images were taken within the past eight months since the X70 was launched. I've traveled a great deal using it as my...
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Waters of The North

August 07, 2016 - These images were shot with Fujifilm professional cameras and an assortment of lenses from 10mm to 200mm. Editing was do...
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Mountain Time : From Alberta to British Columbia

July 23, 2016 - Fujifilm X-Pro2 camera and the Fujinon XF10-24mm F4 R OIS lens. Post Processing was done in Adobe Lightroom & Photoshop...
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The Lost Files of Morocco

July 06, 2016 - Some time ago my main photography workstation suffered a meltdown and as a result, a good deal of unarchived images were...
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Transporting Your Drone | Denuoniss Drone Bag

July 02, 2016 - Almost every major drone manufacturer provides some sort of case to store their aircraft. Depending on the size of the p...
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Postcard From Bonaire

June 09, 2016 - Are you ready? Bonaire is the best island I've ever travelled to...to date. That may change as the bucket list get's wh...
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Fujifilm XF100-400mm F4.5-5.6 R LM WR | Review

June 05, 2016 - Sometime in the early 20th century either Napoleon Bonaparte or Frederick The Great said "An army marches on it's stomac...
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Underwater with the Fujifilm Finepix XP90

June 05, 2016 - I recently spent some time on the island of Bonaire with the new Fuji XP90 camera. I've previously reviewed the XP80 las...
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8 Stellar Fuji Lenses

April 30, 2016 - I've been a Fujifilm camera user for roughly 4 years now and during that time I've done a few BLOG posts about the lense...
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Fujifilm X-Pro2 Review

April 10, 2016 - The 1st generation X-Pro1 Camera W/XF35mm F1.4 R Lens I first shot with the Fujifilm X-Pro1 camera in the Spring of 201...
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Fujifilm X70 Travel Review

March 05, 2016 - I'm in the British Virgin Islands and I've taken the new Fujifilm X70 camera with me! On approach to the airport in Cha...
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Portraiture | How To

January 27, 2016 - Fujifilm X-T1 W/XF56mm F1.2 R lens with a large circular Lastolite reflector How To Question... I get asked this a lot...
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Finding Inspiration

January 19, 2016 - A good question from the "Hey Leigh" emails... I wanted to write a blog post because I don't really have a good...trans...
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Happy New Year!

January 03, 2016 - So....was 2015 your year? If it was, congratulations are in order:-)...If not, don't fret. It's 2016 and you have anoth...
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Cactus RF 60 and V6 Transceiver/Receiver | Gear Review Pt. II

December 24, 2015 - An amazing artist who's work I followed early in my photography endeavours has a very good saying: Light Is Light. I ne...
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The Kit Lens | XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS

December 22, 2015 - Fujifilm X-T1 W/XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS zoom lens - Post-Processing of images done in Adobe Lightroom/Photoshop CC Th...
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Morocco | Taking it to the Streets

December 11, 2015 - Gear Used: Fujifilm X-T1 camera W/XF27mm F2.8 and XF10-24mm F4 R OIS lenses. Post Processing done in Adobe Lightroom CC...
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Island Life

December 10, 2015 - Gear Used: Fujifilm X-E1 Camera and XF55-250mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS and Olympus O-MD E-M1 Camera W/ED 12-40mm F2.8 Pro. The...
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1-2-3 HDR | Adobe Lightroom CC

November 29, 2015 - Fujifilm X-T1 W/ XF10-24mm F4 R OIS Lens | ISO200 - 10mm - F7.1 - 1/100 seconds T he above image generated a lot of que...
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Fuji XF35mm F1.4 R Review | Part II

November 28, 2015 - Ernest Hemingway Style... V enerable... / ˈven(ə)rəb(ə)l/ "Accorded a great deal of respect especially because of Age,...
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Golden Hour Meets Blue Hour

November 27, 2015 - Gear Used: Fujifilm X-T1 Camera W/XF35mm F1.4 R lens and Vanguard VEO 265CB Tripod. Post-Processing done in Adobe Lightr...
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Fujifilm Time-lapse

November 23, 2015 - A quick time-lapse movie using the Fujifilm X-T1 and XF10-24mm F4 R OIS lens. Processed in Final Cut Pro X.
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Adobe Lightroom CC Version 6.3 Update

November 21, 2015 - Adobe is back with the newest version of the Lightroom CC software. I gave it the usual 48hrs before deciding if they h...
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Sunrise, Sunsets and Between

November 19, 2015 - Fujifilm X-E1 W/XF56mm F1.2 R | MEXICO | Astia Fujifilm X-T1 W/XF10-24mm F4 R OIS | Southern Gulf Islands | Astia An...
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The Last Days of Autumn

November 16, 2015 - Gear Used: Fujifilm X-T1 W/XF10-24mm F4 R OIS Lens and the Vanguard VEO 265CB Tripod This is actually not a very nice...
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Postcards from Victoria | British Columbia

November 05, 2015 - Gear Used: Fujifilm X-T1 W/XF10-24mm F4 R OIS & XF50-140mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR lenses and processed in Adobe Lightroom CC...
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Go Deep | Fujifilm Finepix XP80

November 03, 2015 - I love water and I'm a proud Aquarian. Spending a day on or in the water is no problem at all...I've done it and got wr...
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Going Long | Fuji's XF 50-140mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR

November 01, 2015 - A fantastic photography artists who's work I was very interested in at one point said "if your images aren't good enough...
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What's In My Bag for 2016

October 31, 2015 - F olks...it's about that time. I'm way behind on posts due to travel, work and life but the gear bag is something I wan...
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Go Large | Printing

October 24, 2015 - "Printing" your work on a regular basis is the ultimate expression of just how "right" you get things from capture, thro...
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Sailing The Gulfs | Day 1

October 03, 2015 - Sunset over the Gulf Islands It's pretty out here....in a rugged sort of way. 14 days and I'm still experiencing full-o...
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Vancouver Island | Travel Photography

September 11, 2015 - By the time this shows up on the BLOG I'll be on the first leg of a trip out to the west coast of Canada. For a change I...
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Camera, Lens and Cropping

August 21, 2015 - For this blog posting I've pulled a short chapter from my upcoming eBook to explain what cropping is, why it's done and...
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Algonquin Provincial Park | Travel

August 15, 2015 - Following up on a previous post about traveling... I got a few emails of the "must be nice" variety. Not mean spirited...
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Setup your Fuji Camera Like A Boss!

August 02, 2015 - Aside from "What Gear to Buy" and "Post Processing" techniques, how I set up my Fuji cameras is a frequent question. Str...
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What Kind of traveler Are You? | Travel Photography

July 30, 2015 - TripAdvisor tells me that over 100,000 people have read my travel reviews...over 50% are from the USA within the past ye...
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Macro Photography | Fuji XF60mm F2.4 R

July 25, 2015 - With the recent launch of the Fujinon XF90mm F2 R LM WR lens, Fuji has rounded out their mid-telephoto group including t...
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A "Sharp" Lens | Fuji XF90mm F2 R LM WR

July 23, 2015 - I rarely ever write more than a few times about a particular piece of gear...unless something significant comes up. This...
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Do you Even Tether Bro?

July 20, 2015 - An answer to a recent question: No, not usually as a general practice...don't like to be tied down. Tethering is when y...
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Fujifilm XF90mm F2 R LM WR | PART TWO Review

July 17, 2015 - So, what can you do with a 135mm F2 lens? This... And this... Canon EOS 5D MKII W/EF135mm F2L USM lens @ F2 Why?...
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HDR in Adobe Lightroom CC | High Dynamic Range Photography

July 14, 2015 - Years ago when a friend turned me unto HDR post-processing I thought it was pretty cool. After a dozen or so images I wa...
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The Bride's Photobox | Fuji Instax Share SP-1

July 14, 2015 - Brides typically wait anywhere from 4 to 12 weeks to receive their wedding images. I have two separate clients right now...
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Beauty Shoot & Retouch

July 13, 2015 - Shot with a Fujifilm X-T1 and XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS lens | Lighting - Bare Flashpoint 620M Strobe at 1/125 seconds a...
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Fujifilm XF90mm F2 R LM WR | PART ONE Review

July 12, 2015 - PART I NOTES: The XF90mm F2 R LM WR lens is used on the Fujifilm X-T1 camera with recent Firmware 4.00 update. I'm not...
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Fujifilm Instax Share SP-1 Printer | Preview

July 09, 2015 - I've had this printer on my desk for a couple of weeks now but haven't had much opportunity to use it. I've done a quick...
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Fujifilm XF90mm F2 R LM WR | Preview

July 07, 2015 - PART ONE of The Full Review [HERE} Fujinon XF90mm F2 R LM WR Fuji's newest lens has arrived in time for a bunch of b...
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Morocco with the Fujifilm X-M1 | Travel

July 06, 2015 - A day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira, Morocco with the Fujifilm X-M1. Images shot mostly with a wide-angle zoom and p...
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Fujifilm X-T1 Firmware Update version 4.0

June 29, 2015 - The "mirrorless" continent has been experiencing some life altering earthquakes lately. Details for another BLOG post. F...
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Model Development | Jazz

June 05, 2015 - From Velocci Model Management
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Gaudi | Travel

June 01, 2015 - There are words we use in everyday slang to describe things....gaudy comes to mind but I never gave it much thought befo...
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Adobe Lightroom CC Panorama | Workflow

June 01, 2015 - I've been using Adobe Lightroom CC alongside Capture One Pro 8, Silkypix RAW FILE Converter 2 and Photo Ninja for proces...
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Fujifilm Photowalk Toronto 2015 | The Distillery

May 31, 2015 - A muggy spring morning in Toronto with the smell of the rains threatening in the air but it held off long enough for a l...
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Double Denim #3

May 29, 2015 - Model: Jem Stylist: Shelly from Printvintage Shot with a Fujifilm X-T1 and XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS lens | Processed...
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Double Denim #2

May 28, 2015 - Model: Yala V MUA: Lisa Mark Shot with a Fujifilm X-T1 and XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS lens | Processed in Capture One P...
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Capture One Pro 8 | Workflow

May 24, 2015 - Foreword: This BLOG post mainly applies to Fujifilm and Olympus mirrorless cameras although the basic information can be...
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Fujinon XC 16-50mm F3.5-5.7 OIS II | A Closer Look

May 19, 2015 - Yup...I'm convinced. This new consumer lens is very sharp, and I can stop it down well beyond F5.6 into the F10 range wi...
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Fujifilm X-T10 | Camera Review

May 18, 2015 - This is a review of the Fujifilm X-T10 and XC16-50mm F3.5-5.6 OIS II lens. 30 second Long Exposure with a 2-Stop neutra...
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Workflow | Mac Pro late 2013

May 12, 2015 - So I've been promising more information on my photography workflow and I'll take this first post in the series as an opp...
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Velvia

May 04, 2015 - Rich, Saturated and High Contrast are just a few of the descriptive terms landscape photographers have used since the 90...
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Blue

May 02, 2015 - "The Color Blue" I'm usually pretty observant. Love watching people as they go about their daily lives and interacting...
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Double Denim

April 29, 2015 - Model - Madeleine Styled by Printvintage Fujifilm XT-1 W/XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS
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Sunset Over Cancun

April 28, 2015 - I'm a sucker for a hero sunrise/sunset and Mexico has some of the best. Whoever designed the hotel zone knows a thing or...
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Valencia Long Exposure | Fujifilm XA-1

April 26, 2015 - 12 seconds at ISO 200, F10, 10mm Image processed in RAW FILE CONVERTER EX 2.0 powered by SILKYPIX 4.1.0.0
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Shooting Sports | Olympus M.Zuiko ED 40-150mm F2.8 Pro

April 19, 2015 - That old saying "Use it or Lose It" is so true...especially in this case. I haven't shot sporting events seriously in a...
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Fujifilm XE-2 Notebook

April 12, 2015 - I spent a total of 1 month and 3 days as an owner of the Fujifilm XE-2. Not because I didn't like it, but shortly after...
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Fuji's Best Portrait Lens | XF56mm F1.2 R

April 11, 2015 - It's a good question because there is no right answer. You can use just about any lens to make portraits but practically...
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Fujifilm XE-1 Notebook

April 09, 2015 - Serendipity... That's what this notebook post is about. When I travelled to Belize last year, I took along a Western D...
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Fujifilm XT-1 Notebook

April 07, 2015 - It's time for a long-term update on the Fujifilm XT-1, and I'll start by saying it's pretty close to being as good as it...
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Light My Shot | Portable Lighting Gear

April 05, 2015 - Most people are all about the camera and lens of photography...rarely do I get questions about how I light my shots. So...
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Silkypix RAW File Converter EX 2.0 | Round 2

March 15, 2015 - Round 2 with Silkypix RAW File Converter EX 2.0 I figured out a couple of things for you pain-lovers who use this softw...
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Fuji XF18-55MM F2.8-4 R LM OIS | Week 2

March 13, 2015 - Week II This lens reminds me a lot of my old Canon EF 28-135 F3.5-5.6 IS USM zoom. I moved up from the less expensive k...
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Silkypix RAW File Converter EX 2.0 | Workflow

March 07, 2015 - Disclaimer I'm not a religious person..nor am I really all that spiritual but this software had me cursing and praying...
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Fuji XF18-55MM F2.8-4 R LM OIS | PREVIEW

March 06, 2015 - In addition to that XF27mm F2.8 lens that I've been using again the last little while, I'm planning on a few shoots with...
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Fuji XF27mm F2.8

March 02, 2015 - Fujinon XF27mm F2.8 lens with Fuji XT-1 ILC Apologies in advance for cracking your monthly internet bandwidth quota. Th...
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Something from the "Hey Leigh" Files....

March 01, 2015 - The "Hey Leigh" files are Blog comments that I do not approve for publishing. For every positive comment someone sends,...
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Fuji XF16-55mm 1:2.8 R LM WR | Part II

February 22, 2015 - After a couple of weeks...PART II. I really put this lens through the ringer because I wanted to love it. As far as I'm...
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Fuji XF16-55mm 1:2.8 R LM WR | Part I

February 15, 2015 - ***Update*** PART II Completed I like the way Fuji handles their business. They must be taking a few pages out of th...
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Shooting for Stock | Editorial Use Only

January 27, 2015 - I'm slowly rebuilding my stock portfolio with images shot over the past year with mirrorless cameras. These were submitt...
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Client Portrait

January 21, 2015 - One of my long-time clients is launching her first book next month featuring an image from a series of portraits I shot...
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Fuji Mirrorless 2 Lens Kit | Preview

January 08, 2015 - I've been waiting for this lens for a good long while...the essential piece of a professional two-lens kit. in my old DS...
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Fuji XF55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS

December 21, 2014 - **UPDATE** I've been submitting some of my mirrorless files to my stock agency and the one below was accepted a few day...
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Fujifilm Classic Chrome | Fuji X30 Street

December 18, 2014 - Fuji has officially dropped their Classic Chrome film simulation for the X-Series cameras and it's now my new favourite...
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My Year With Mirrorless | Fuji Cameras

December 18, 2014 - So...here we are. The dwindling days of 2014. Every photographer I know is doing their annual list of camera hits and m...
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The Art of Printing

December 03, 2014 - -- Joshua Tree National Park, Canon EOS 5D MKII W/EF 50mm 1.4 USM -- These days "what gear should I buy" emails are squ...
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Fuji XF50-140mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR | Part II

November 30, 2014 - Here we go... PART II of my user experience with the Fujifim XF50-140mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR telephoto zoom lens. ISO 320...
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Fuji XF50-140mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR | Part I **UPDATE**

November 25, 2014 - Update: Nov. 30/2014 PART II I've gotten a high number of email replies to my post about the new Fuji XF50-140mm F2.8...
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Fuji XF50-140mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR |Part I

November 23, 2014 - ***UPDATE*** to PART I Update: Nov. 30/2014 PART II I've had a sample of the Fuji XF50-140mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR for a fe...
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Photo Essay | Niagara on The Lake

November 12, 2014 - Originally I was going to post one or two images under the "Why I love This Picture" category but I've decided to form i...
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Color and lack Thereof

November 01, 2014 - Fujifilm XT-1 W/56mm 1.2 R | Processed in Adobe Lightroom 5.6
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Wide Angle Lens Goodness | Fujinon XF 10-24mm F4 R OIS

October 28, 2014 - Of course wide angle lenses and long-exposure shots go together like milk and honey. Shot with a Fujifilm XT-1, XM-...
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Street Photography

October 25, 2014 - Fujifilm X30 Fujifilm X30 Fujifilm X30 Olympus OM-D E-M1 Fujifilm X30 Fujifilm X10 Fujifilm XE-1 Fu...
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Fuji X30 | Part III

October 20, 2014 - The jury is out on whether or not compact cameras are still relevant. The new crop of smart phone cameras, iPads and int...
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Taming Noise in Adobe Lightroom

October 18, 2014 - The images after the jump have two things in common: They were all shot at High ISO (800 and above) for me this really...
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I love This picture #17 | Fall Colors

October 09, 2014 - Fujifim XT-1 W/XF10-24mm F4 R OIS
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Post-Processing Fuji RAW Files | Silkypix

October 07, 2014 - I take back most of what I've said about the Silkypix RAW Converter software over the years. If you are willing to inve...
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Fuji X30 | Day Two Review

October 03, 2014 - I have professional photo friends who wouldn't be caught dead with a compact camera. Personally I've always found very g...
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Sharpness Is An Illusion | Lens Selection FAQ

September 30, 2014 - PART II HERE Hippo | Fujifilm XT-1 W/XF 56mm F1.2 R Prime Lens @ F/2.8, ISO 200 and 1/400 seconds The Title is both...
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Fuji X30 | Day One Review

September 29, 2014 - Earlier this month Fuji announced the new X30 compact camera shortly before Photokina and I've been waiting to try one o...
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Photo Essay | Marrakech, Morocco

September 26, 2014 - This is the fourth Photo Essay and last from my recent travels abroad. I started out in Canada, went to Spain then Afric...
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Photo Essay | Barcelona, Spain

September 22, 2014 - Spain...continued | Fuji XT-1 W/XF 10-24mm F4 R OIS Christopher Columbus looms large over the main square in Barcelona...
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Photo Essay | Essaouira, Morocco

September 18, 2014 - We flew into Morocco, landing in Marrakech and in doing so, I became the second person in my family to set foot on the A...
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Photo Essay | Valencia, Spain

September 17, 2014 - I'm gonna get deep for a minute... No matter where you apply for a job some idiot always asks "what do you think your b...
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REVIEW | Fujifilm X-M1 and X-A1

September 11, 2014 - Photokina is about to kick off in Germany and I'm sure Fuji will be springing some new stuff on the scene that may overs...
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Canadian Art Song Project | Lawrence and Steven

September 11, 2014 - A very fun portrait session for my friends over at WEDGE15 and the talented Directors at Canadian Art Song Project. F...
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Preview | Fuji X30

September 09, 2014 - It's been a handful of years since I got my X10. I actually owned it twice, returning to it after selling my Canon Power...
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Maternity | Baby Clarke On The Way

August 18, 2014 - The best part of working for couples getting married is when they ring you a year later to announce mini-me's on the way...
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Photo Essay | My Strange Paradox

August 10, 2014 - I love watching people work especially when I'm relaxing....my strange paradox. Not the kind of person who hates their...
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Model Development | Jessica by Juliette Benoit

July 31, 2014 - Fuji XT-1 W/XF56mm 1.2 R Mola Demi 22" Beauty Dish Processed in Adobe Lightroom 5.6 and Retouched in Adobe Photoshop C...
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Review | The Fujifilm XF10-24mmF4 R OIS

July 26, 2014 - First the Disclaimer(s) I'm not paid/sponsored by Fuji to say anything one way or the other about their gear. I'm fortu...
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David | Model Portfolio Development

July 24, 2014 - David for Velocci Model Management Shot with a Fujifilm XT-1 W/XF56mm 1.2 R lens | 22" Silver Beauty Dish lit by a EF-4...
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I love This picture #16 | Snake !!

July 22, 2014 - I love this picture...snakes scare and fascinate me all at the same time. In my younger days I stupidly kept a Californi...
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Review | The Fujifilm XT-1 PART III

July 21, 2014 - Welcome to PART III of my user "experience" review. Grab something cool to drink, it's long (winded). I've spent the be...
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Married With Friends | Summer Wedding

July 15, 2014 - Some pics from the smallest/shortest wedding of the season so far: The Happy Couple, a Priest, Close Friends and a warm...
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Review | The Fujifilm XT-1 PART II continued

July 11, 2014 - Sufficiency Part II: As I stated in the previous review post, I think we have long passed the point where most cameras a...
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Babies... | Fuji XT-1 W/XF56mm 1.2 R

July 10, 2014 - I was taking pictures earlier with a client and her family. This little cutie is her first grandchild. We geared up with...
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Review | The Fujifilm XT-1 PART II

July 09, 2014 - Sufficiency: How Much Is Too Much? I get a lot of hate mail. Ok hate is a bit strong but let's just say quite a few peo...
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Video Sample | Fujifilm XT-1

July 08, 2014 - Gear Used Fuji XT-1 XF 10-24mm F4 R OIS When photographers think of making some video the Fuji cameras isn't what mos...
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Review | The Fujifilm XT-1 PART I

July 07, 2014 - After a short rest I have finally got my user review of the Fujifilm XT-1 under-way. I apologize to all the people who h...
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Fujifilm Walk In The Park | Photowalk at The Evergreen Brickworks

July 01, 2014 - We had a great turnout of people to the Fuji photowalk event at the Evergreen Brickworks...or the "Old Brickworks" for y...
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I love This picture #15 | Poker Face

June 30, 2014 - This year I've been shooting less weddings and more children and newborn portraits. Most people would find that odd sinc...
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Prom Night | Social Media Squares

June 23, 2014 - Fujifilm XT-1 XF 56mm 1.2 R XF 10-24mm F4 R OIS
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Mexico | Travel

June 13, 2014 - Travel images taken with a variety of Fuji Cameras and lenses.
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Dominican Republic | Travel

June 12, 2014 - Travel images taken with an Olympus Camera and zoom lens.
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Color Me Rad 5K 2014

May 31, 2014 - Photos from the Color Me Rad 5K event, a nice take on an ancient Hindu religious festival know as Holi or "Festival of C...
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Micro Four Thirds, Focal Length and Aperture | The Myths Debunked

May 27, 2014 - I've been away travelling this past week and got a few emails asking me to clarify some things with respect to Micro Fou...
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Sharp Wide Open | Fuji XF 56mm 1.2 R

May 14, 2014 - I'm gonna start calling this thing "The Sharpie". A few people have asked for some 100% crops of images shot with this...
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Mike | Model Portfolio Development

May 09, 2014 - Mike for Velocci Model Management
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Good times.... | Fuji Instax Share SP-1

May 05, 2014 - I'm pretty sour on camera manufacturers in general. My laundry list is pretty big but mostly it centers around their la...
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Gotcha!

May 03, 2014 - A Yellow-Crowned Night Heron plunges in for the kill. Processed in Adobe Lightroom 5.4 from a RAW file (RAF).
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Back To Nature | Adobe Lightroom 5.4

April 30, 2014 - Kudos to Adobe & Fuji for getting it mostly right with the newest version of Lightroom. I've been using it to process ne...
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Mighty Men of Valor | Fuji XF56mm 1.2 R

April 28, 2014 - I'm sharing some recent work shot with the Fuji X Cameras and the new XF 56mm 1.2 R lens. If you shoot portraiture and h...
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Fuji XF56mm 1.2 R - Natural Light Portrait & Studio

April 22, 2014 - These outtake images are from a model portfolio development session today. I got the chance to try the Fuji XF 56mm 1.2...
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Microsoft Windows Wallpaper Images | Wide Screen

April 21, 2014 - By popular demand I'm making some of my sunrise/sunset images available for download [HERE] These images were recently...
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I Love This Picture #11 | Cinematic Sunrise

April 11, 2014 - You can wait days for a perfect sunrise and be disappointed time and time again. For four days I set my alarm to wake me...
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Fuji XF 56mm 1.2 R Part II | Mexico

April 10, 2014 - I spent a week in Mexico with the new Fuji XF 56mm 1.2 R prime lens. If you want to cut to the chase without reading the...
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Fujifilm XF 56mm F/1.2 R | The Holy Trinity is Complete

March 25, 2014 - Check out what I got my hands on yesterday! I've been waiting to try the new 56mm lens out since it was first announced...
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Fuji in Belize | Life at 200mm

March 15, 2014 - Spider Monkey | Fujinon XF 55-200mm F/3.5-4.8 R LM OIS (Straight Out Of The Camera) Shot Settings: ISO 1600 @ 200mm, F/...
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Fuji Long Exposure | Orange Crush

March 13, 2014 - Combine a crisp late Winter night, too much coffee and 3 hours of video to render and you get lot's of time while the co...
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Adobe Camera Raw 8.4 RC - Update

February 26, 2014 - I processed a Fuji X-E1 raw file from last month using the ACR release candidate software. Here is a screenshot with the...
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Fuji RAW Files finally get help from Adobe

February 22, 2014 - It's no secret that I've been frustrated with Adobe and Fuji when it comes to post processing in Photoshop and Lightroom...
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Belize | Fuji XF55-200mm

February 07, 2014 - Disclaimer: I'm out of practice when it comes to nature photography. I've spent the better part of the last few years sh...
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Fuji X-E2 W/XC 50-230mm F4.5-6.7 OIS Lens | Part 3

January 20, 2014 - ...At ISO 1600 Lit with a combination of ambient light from my balcony windows and a speedlite at 1/128th power.
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Fuji X-E2 W/ XC 50-230mm F4.5-6.7 OIS Lens | PART 2

January 18, 2014 - I quit using zoom lenses for my everyday work a few years back. The specs and review sites seem to agree that image qual...
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Fuji X-E2 Part 1 | Preview

January 16, 2014 - I've finally got a copy of the new X-E2 camera from Fuji and the XF 23mm 1.4 R and XC 50-230mm 4.5-6.7 OIS lenses. I've...
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Fuji VS Canon

January 02, 2014 - I do social media styled portraits for my friends every year. 2013 was the first time in close to 5 years that I haven't...
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Happy New Year!

January 01, 2014 - It's official, I'm now a Fujifilm X-Photographer. Fuji X-Pro 1 W/XF 35mm 1.4 lens, ISO 1600
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Goodbye 2013 - Part 2 Gear & Workflow

December 31, 2013 - When I started out professionally I researched all sorts of workflow techniques..most of which were complete crap, too c...
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Fuji Video Sample

November 30, 2013 - As I move away from using DSLR and into mirror-less cameras for my work I'm finding it easier to switch between video an...
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Santa Claus Parade - Toronto

November 27, 2013 - Fuji X-E1 W/XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS
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Just Point & Shoot

November 19, 2013 - A good friend is on the way to Europe for a month long vacation and asked what kind of camera he should get. I'm usually...
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Fuji - XF35mm F1.4 R Part 4

November 16, 2013 - I'm not a big fan of kit lenses. I'm rarely satisfied with the mediocre zooms most manufactures bundle but the price poi...
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Fuji - XF60mm F2.4 R Macro Part 3

November 14, 2013 - I didn't have many chances to use the 60mm macro on my travels. My old Canon 100mm macro used to be my go-to glass for t...
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Fuji - XF14mm F/2.8 R PART 2

November 09, 2013 - The XF35mm 1.4 R is supposed to be the rock-star of the Fuji lens lineup but I have a soft spot for the 14mm. I recently...
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Fuji On The Road - PART 1

November 05, 2013 - "ISO 12,800 on the Fuji X-E1 and XF 14mm" My next camera will not be a DSLR. There, got it out of my system and I st...
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Fuji and Yongnuo RF 602 Triggers

November 04, 2013 - Finally got the combo to work. For weeks I've been trying to figure out how to make my Yongnuo triggers work with the Fu...
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