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Get Low | Bird Photography

June 22, 2018 - Sandpiper | F/7.1 ISO800 400mm 1/2000 sec I must be getting old...these days I'm consciously reminding myself to crouch...
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Change and Other New Stuff | PT. 2

June 15, 2018 - I've been running a "shadow" gear bag (actually it's a box) since at least 2013. When I made the switch to mirrorless c...
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Three Little Birds...in Slow Motion

June 08, 2018 - May/June: Awesome time of the year to go bird watching because I think they are the most active building nests, attracti...
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Change and Other New Stuff | PT. 1

June 05, 2018 - If nothing changes, then nothing changes. Me...I'm like an anchor. Drop me over the side and you can guarantee the boat...
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Coffee | 2018 Video Reel

May 24, 2018 - I finally finished my reels for 2018...3 months late and stuck in Calgary overnight enroute back to Toronto. I've actual...
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RAW vs JPEG | WORKFLOW

May 21, 2018 - Fujifilm X-Pro2 W/XF100-400mm F4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR | 400mm F5.6 1/2000 ISO200 The debate rages on... As cameras get be...
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X-T2 & XF100-400mm | Presqu'ile Provincial Park

May 17, 2018 - Cedar Waxwing | 400mm F/5.6 ISO800 1/2000 sec Interesting and completely useless piece of information about the Cedar W...
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Getting The Shot!

May 16, 2018 - XF100-400mmF4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR | 400mm F5.6 ISO640!/30 sec Two part email (question) on how I get the shots.. The fir...
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May Long Weekend Birding Road-Trip!

May 15, 2018 - I've just come off a draining back to back assignment for travel & weddings and have just enough to time to do laundry a...
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Snappers! | Wildlife Photography

May 11, 2018 - In Legend.... The Turtle carries the world on it's back. It teaches patience & endurance, and the aptitude to be strong...
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Presqu'ile Provincial Park Birding

May 07, 2018 - I took a detour on the way home (about 2 1/2 hours) to stop off at Presqu'ile Provincial Park and spent a few hours chas...
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The Five Things of Bird Photography

May 04, 2018 - Stare Down | X-T2 W/XF100-400mm F4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR Birding season is here....FINALLY! I haven't given it any serious...
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Adobe Lightroom ver 7.3 | WORKFLOW

April 09, 2018 - Adobe's ears must be burning.... All the talk about Capture One being a better RAW file processor must be messing with...
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Cinematic Photography

December 29, 2017 - Circa...2009 I think In the years before I began pursuing photography as more than a hobby, I hung out with a group of...
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Album Art | Fujifilm X-Pro2

December 28, 2017 - Lawrence Wiliford | Fujifilm X-Pro2 W/XF35mm F2 R WR Lens O Gladsome Light | ISO200 35mm (53mm) F2 1/70 ss At 53mm (...
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Fujifilm XF100-400mm F4.5-5.6 R LM WR | Review PT.2

December 19, 2017 - Fujinon XF100-400mm F4.5-5.6 R LM WR W/ 1.4X TC NOTE: Part I of this review can be read [HERE] Disclaimer...I love thi...
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Fear, Doubt and Photography | Happy Holidays

December 09, 2017 - I would like to wish all my readers a very Happy Holiday Season! This will be one of the last few blog posts heading in...
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Small Camera, Big Picture PT.6 | Fujifilm X-Pro2

December 05, 2017 - Fujifilm X-Pro2 W/ XF10-24mm F4 R OIS | F9 12mm 1/125 seconds at ISO200 Shot Details: The spot ahead is where the Yoho...
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Fujifilm X RAW Studio | WORKFLOW

December 02, 2017 - Fujifilm announced the X RAW Studio conversion package a few days ago and surprisingly...not to very much fanfare. Pers...
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Small Camera, Big Picture PT.5 | Fujifilm X-Pro2

November 25, 2017 - Fujifilm X-T2 (PROVIA) W/ XF10-24mm F4 R OIS | ISO200 10MM F/10 1/80 sec I haven't been out to Tew Falls [CLICK HERE FO...
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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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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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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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Nexto DI Card Batcher | Preview

September 10, 2017 - NEXTO DI (NCB20) Card Batcher NEXTO DI showed off their newest product, the Card Batcher at NAB 2017 and it caught my e...
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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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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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Fujifilm GFX 50S | Preview

May 21, 2017 - GFX 50S W/Fujinon GF120mm F4 R LM OIS WR Macro lens and EVF Tilt Adapter Demystifying Medium Format: A real-world revie...
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Photo Gear Under $50 | WORKFLOW

April 27, 2017 - Each day I get anywhere from 5 to 10 emails asking what kind of camera gear "to buy". Last night someone actually asked...
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Panasonic Lumix GH5 | Preview

April 17, 2017 - If "Content Creation" is your thing, no doubt you're pretty excited about the launch of the new GH5. I've used the platf...
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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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Elephone ELE Explorer 4K Action Camera | Review In Progress

April 05, 2017 - Summary: I'm currently evaluating the Original Elephone ELE Explorer 4K Ultra HD WiFi Action Camera to see if it will ma...
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New Transport Canada Drone Rules

March 17, 2017 - Well, it's finally happened. Every single thing I worried about each time I saw some nut-job flying a drone irresponsibl...
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The Best Olympus Portrait Lens | Micro Four Thirds

March 15, 2017 - Hands down the M.Zuiko 45mm F1.8 prime lens. There are higher quality lenses from Olympus...and Panasonic but for the m...
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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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UV Filters | Do you Need Them?

March 13, 2017 - Nope...but maybe you should get one anyway just in case. I get this question A LOT. Maybe it's because the sales people...
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Olympus Says Goodbye to the Four Thirds System

March 11, 2017 - It had to happen... According to their 2017 Lens catalogue, the Four Thirds (4/3) system that gave rise to the modern m...
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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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Eye of The Hurricane

December 26, 2016 - A mad storm...that's how I'll remember 2016. Politically, socially...the world is absolutely upside down. We can only h...
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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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Network Attached Storage for Photographers | Thecus N2310

November 08, 2016 - This will be my last post for a bit as some unexpected travel has come up. Also thought to do some house cleaning prior...
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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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Adobe Lightroom CC Workflow | REVISION II

October 23, 2016 - Nearly three years ago I wrote my first blog article on the subject of workflow. I followed it up on-going since and tho...
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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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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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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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Setting Up your Drone Camera for the Best Footage ***UPDATED***

June 21, 2016 - Most consumer level drones ($2000'ish or less) come with a bog-standard camera which is fine for 99% of the people who b...
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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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Olympus ED 40-150mm F/2.8 Pro lens | Long Term Review

March 12, 2016 - Olympus ED 40-150mm F/2.8 Pro This lens has been a near-permanent fixture on the E-M1 micro four thirds body for over a...
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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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What's New in Photography | CES 2016

January 12, 2016 - I haven't attended CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in awhile. Actually I find it easier to partner up with friends who a...
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Camera of the Year - 2015

December 29, 2015 - ...and for the 3rd year in a row, the common SmartPhone. Now before all the fanboys/fangirls get upset, I think this tr...
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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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Cactus RF 60 and V6 Transceiver/Receiver | Gear Review Pt. I

December 13, 2015 - I go way back with Cactus. I bought a set of their "eBay" triggers/receivers back in the day (2008) in order to learn of...
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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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Olympus O-MD E-M1 Firmware 4.0 Update

December 01, 2015 - I finally got a chance to download and update the E-M1 camera with Firmware 4.0. Much has been made of it prior to the N...
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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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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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Neutral Density Filters

October 23, 2015 - Neutral Density Filters: Reduces the amount of light that enters the camera thru your lens. Lot's of applications but mo...
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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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Sony A7r II and Gear Acquisition Syndrome... +++UPDATED+++

August 13, 2015 - Confirmed: There is an overheating issue with this camera but don't freak, it's complicated. First off, please note tha...
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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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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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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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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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Canon ESO 5Ds and 5DSr

July 05, 2015 - This is more of a "Preview" than a review per se. I got about 15 minutes of hand-holding time with these two cameras. T...
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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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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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Fuji X30 Notebook

March 24, 2015 - Images processed in Silkypix RAW Converter EX 2.0 Toronto Harbourfront Area | ISO 100 - F/5.6 - 1/480 - 7.1mm Toront...
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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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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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Olympus ED M.Zuiko 40-150mm F2.8 Pro | 3 Month Update

March 03, 2015 - It's hard to believe that we are already into March...my first wedding of the year is fast approaching and iIt's like Ja...
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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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Gear Acquisition Syndrome | Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II

February 08, 2015 - Yes, I am in fact still alive...my thanks to those of you who sent me birthday wishes a couple of weeks back. As a gener...
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Morning Tea

January 19, 2015 - Olympus OM-D E-M1 and Pentax Takumar S-M-C 50mm 1.4 | Shot Settings: F/4 @ 1/20s ISO 200
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Milk & Cookies

January 17, 2015 - Olympus OM-D E-M1 and Pentax Takumar S-M-C 50mm 1.4 | Shot Settings: F/2.8 @ 1/40s ISO 200
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Pentax Super Multi Coated Takumar 50 1.4 | Adapted to an E-M1 Camera

January 14, 2015 - I picked up this lens in a sale/trade deal a few days back. As part of my gear bag reorganization I sold off my well reg...
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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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My Year With Mirrorless | Olympus

December 31, 2014 - Winding down to the final hours of 2014 and there is just enough time to squeeze out the very last BLOG posting of the y...
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Olympus M.Zuiko ED 40-150mm F/2.8 Pro | USER REVIEW

December 28, 2014 - Review Notes All images are cropped except Olympus product shots. I wanted to see how well they held up to deep editing...
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Olympus M.Zuiko ED 40-150mm F/2.8 Pro | Preview

December 23, 2014 - Preview of the new Olympus M.Zuiko 40-150mm F2.8 Pro lens tested at 150mm (300mm in DSLR terms) and wide open (F/2.8). S...
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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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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 Perfect Lens | Part III

December 10, 2014 - To make sense of this post read these first: PART I - Sharpness Is An Illusion PART II - Sharpness Is An Illusion Wor...
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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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Peak Design Camera Clip

November 08, 2014 - When I was over in Africa this past summer a fellow X-Photographer showed me this little gadget made by Peak Design. I...
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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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Sharpness Is An Illusion PART II | Lens Selection FAQ

October 11, 2014 - [Olympus OM-D E-M1 camera with M.Zuiko 12-40mm F2.8 Pro Lens] Part II of the lens sharpness issue This was a popular t...
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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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Olympus OM-D E-M1 | Firmware Update

September 17, 2014 - Despite the miscommunication by Olympus, the Version 2.0 Firmware of the E-M1 was released yesterday.There were some wil...
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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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Shooting A Wedding | How Do I?

July 26, 2014 - If I got a Quarter ($) for every person who asks me how to shoot a wedding I would be filthy rich. At least a few times...
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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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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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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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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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New Micro 4/3rds Lens on the Block | HandeVision IBELUX 40/0,85

June 05, 2014 - Apparently shipping for Fuji, Sony, Canon EOS M and Micro four thirds cameras.... Looks good on paper but they still can...
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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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Four Thirds and Micro Four Thirds

May 01, 2014 - Sometimes when I blather on about Micro Four Thirds, X-Trans, APS-c, Full Frame..I forget that some of the people who re...
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The FlashQ System | For Mirrorless Cameras

April 25, 2014 - I'm always on the lookout for products that take the functionality of DSLR sized tools and shrinks them to mirrorless ca...
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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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Cosyspeed Camslinger 160 | Part I

April 21, 2014 - I came across a forum posting for this camera bag and contacted the company to see if I could get a sample to try out an...
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Olympus M.Zuiko 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO | Micro Four Thirds

April 17, 2014 - Here goes the verdict: If you are thinking of getting into the micro four thirds platform and can only afford one lens,...
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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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Sigma & The Weather | Love & Hate

March 21, 2014 - I got sucked into two topics I hate discussing at a photoshoot today. Canadians hide from Winter. I discovered that the...
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Olympus OM-D E-M10: One of the highest scores for a Four Thirds sensor

March 19, 2014 - DXO Mark Review: [CLICK HERE] Additional Links DP Review Steve Huff Photo
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Model Makeover | How The Magic Happens

March 17, 2014 - I take a lot of shit from my female friends when it comes to shooting models and retouching. I'm accused of setting unre...
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Olympus M.Zuiko 45mm f1.8 - First Thoughts

January 05, 2014 - I picked up this 45mm (90mm in 35mm FF) prime lens shortly before Xmas but I wasn't able to shoot with it very much befo...
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Olympus OM-D E-M1

December 14, 2013 - I've got big plans for 2014! Two projects have been on my mind for the past year and I'm finally ready to start them in...
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