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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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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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Capture One Pro 10.1 | Workflow PT.2

May 06, 2017 - ISO200 | 1/800 | F4 | 150mm (300mm effective) Images used for this blog post were made with an Olympus OM-D E-M1 micro...
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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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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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Olympus Viewer 3 version 2.1.1 | Workflow

March 11, 2017 - Olympus has finally updated it's proprietary image development software after what seems like an eternity. Actually I've...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Data Management for Photos and Videos

January 22, 2016 - I'm sure I covered this once or twice before in the Blog but the subject comes up so frequently it's always good to revi...
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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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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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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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Making a Small picture into a Big picture | Adobe Photoshop CC

December 06, 2015 - Fujifilm X-T1 W/XF 35mm F1.4 R | ISO200 - F2 - 1/110 seconds Here is a question I get asked a lot: How do I make a low...
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We The North

December 02, 2015 - "The Airy" | Olympus OM-D E-M1 W/ED 40-150mm F2.8 Pro Lens
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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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Hello From Ucluelet | British Columbia

November 07, 2015 - Gear Used: Fujifilm X-T1 Camera W/XF10-24mm F4 R OIS & XF50-140mm F2.8 R LM OIR WR lenses I 'll spare you the First Nat...
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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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Victoria, British Columbia | Travel Photography

October 18, 2015 - Coastline off Ucluelet - Fuji XF10-24mm F4 R OIS Day Four Like most places, history "only" begins when an adventurer/ex...
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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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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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Affinity Photo VS Adobe Lightroom CC

July 19, 2015 - Can you spot the difference between these two RAW file processors/editors? Some forward notes: The image file was mad...
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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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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 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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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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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 | Processing a Fujifilm Long Exposure RAW File

May 15, 2015 - This is the first video tutorial in a series that I'll be creating going into the Summer months. I'm sure as I travel to...
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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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Ontario Cup NO.2

May 03, 2015 - I love being a spectator now...still remember the burning lungs, lactic acid in my muscles and the dust in my mouth and...
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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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Sunrise in Belize

April 30, 2015 - Most men lust for silver and gold, beautiful women and sweet cold beer. Truthfully I kinda lust after those things too b...
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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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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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Camera Sales World-Wide

March 17, 2015 - I take a lot of BS from the internet for my solid opinion that the DSLR is dead. Of course it's not actually dead since...
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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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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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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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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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Post-Processing Mirrorless RAW Files | Olympus Viewer 3

October 04, 2014 - At the risk of this becoming a mirrorless camera BLOG I wanted to share some observations I have when it comes to workfl...
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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 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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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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