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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Speed Retouching

December 26, 2015 - Gear Used: Cactus RF60 Flash and V6 TX/RX remote and Post Processed in Adobe Lightroom/Photoshop A "Hey Leigh"...questi...
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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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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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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 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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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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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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Julie & Patrick's Country Wedding

June 28, 2015 - I rarely blog my client work but this one was special. The bride and I have been friends for many years and it was a tos...
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Model Development | Jazz

June 05, 2015 - From Velocci Model Management
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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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Happy Mother's Day!

May 10, 2015 - Izzy wanted to do a photoshoot for her Mom in celebration of her big day. Her mother Beatrice is an educator, vintage f...
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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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Adobe Lightroom CC | Workflow

April 22, 2015 - Xmas came early.... Finally Adobe has included support in Lightroom to leverage GPU's. Long overdue considering it's be...
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Street Photography | Post Processing

April 21, 2015 - The purists might cry foul but I love making a street image back at the lab in post-production. Although I don't shoot "...
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Hangin' At The Split | Travel

April 17, 2015 - Images shot in Caye Caulker, Belize and post-processed in DxO Optics Pro 10 software. Olympus OM-D E-M1 W/M.Zuiko 12-40...
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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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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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Happy New Year !

January 02, 2015 - I spent the first half of Day 1 at the Toronto Polar Bear Dip. Apparently it's become "a thing" in a few countries. Peop...
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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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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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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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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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Retouching | What, Why, When

August 20, 2014 - So this is the RAW file conversion, straight from the photographer's camera. Dull, soft and full of things you want to f...
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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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Models | What Do I Look For

July 28, 2014 - In a word: Attitude I can do more with attitude than good looks and I mentioned that in a post a handful of months back...
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"Tame" Model Retouch | Post Processing & Retouching

July 25, 2014 - Image provided by L. Gulkina A quick retouch of a model's photo Left Image: Typical RAW file, essentially a flat file...
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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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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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The Printed Portfolio | Time For A Refresh

July 17, 2014 - I received a great email from someone wondering how I show my work to potential clients. It comes at a good time since I...
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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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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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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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Fashion Retouch | Post Processing & Retouching

June 11, 2014 - Post Processing and Split Toning in Adobe Lightroom 5.4 | Retouching in Adobe Photoshop CC Images provided by L. Gulk...
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Color Grading | Post Processing & Retouching

June 07, 2014 - When most people think of color grading film work comes to mind. If you have ever watched CSI Miami you probably guessed...
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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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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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Beautiful Woman of Virtue | Olympus OM-D E-M1

April 29, 2014 - Model: Julia Designer & Makeup Artist: Robin Wright, Yeshua Apparel Wardrobe Stylist: Sarveen Kaur
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I Love This Picture #12 | Kerry-Ann

April 29, 2014 - Model, Dancer, Speaker and Event Host MUA/Hairstylist: Nicole Ertle The Original Image: Shot in RAW, post-processed...
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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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Be Yourself

March 28, 2014 - Everyone else is taken...
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Naked Radio

March 24, 2014 - Lit with a mono-light and medium Octabank modifier. Silver circular reflector underneath for fill. Models: Julian & Ste...
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Adobe ACR 8.4 RC and Fuji RAW Files | Final Verdict

March 22, 2014 - I'm giving Adobe ACR 8.4 RC a B-Minus for images of people and things, but a C for landscape and complex architecture....
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I love This Picture #9 | Brrrrr!

March 16, 2014 - It's that time of year again when all the lovers get engaged and/or married! Starting around late February couples begi...
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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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I Love This Picture #7

January 11, 2014 - We were walking thru a farmer's field on the way to a shoot location for her senior pictures. She said something but I c...
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I Love This Picture #6

January 04, 2014 - We were finishing up a senior student portrait session at location one (Graffiti Alley in Toronto) when we came across t...
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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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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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I Love This Picture #5

November 02, 2013 - To get that perfect smile I sometimes have to bribe kids....some of them smile so much you can take a picture anytime. N...
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I Love This Picture #3

October 13, 2013 - I love this picture because it was the first moment in the portrait session where I got a real connection with the Subje...
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