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First Macro Shots

As part of my Canon 7D trade, I got a Tamron 60mm f/2 macro lens included. I must admit I’ve always wanted to try Macro Photography, I just didn’t have the lens for it. As it turns out, I probably need to invest more patience into it.

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Images of 2011

As we near the end of another year, I thought I’d share some of my favourite photos that I have taken during the year. A photographer is never completely satisfied and is in constant search of their own “holy grail”. I’m no different, my photojournalistic style is in its infancy and my choice of images are the ones that move …

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Canon 70-200mm f/4L IS USM – My First “L” Lens

As a semi serious hobby I think there will come a time when you’ll want the lens that has the red ring. For those uninitiated, the red ring represents Canon’s top of the line SLR lenses. Most often than not, they do come with a high price but also an exceptional build quality as well as weather sealing for some. …

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What’s in my Camera Bag

So I’ve made a switch from Canon to Nikon. At one point or another, I would’ve said that I would never do this but those were the days when I wasn’t aware of Canon’s limitations and what suited me more. I went through quite a bit of a change, from owning a single Canon body to having three bodies at …

A Single Kiss

Shot at 55mm, f/2.8, 1/5 shutter speed & ISO 125…

Canon 17-55mm f/2.8 – My Thoughts

I’m by no means an expert in lenses or photography for that matter, but for the last few months I’ve been chopping and changing between a few lenses of different focal range and speeds. Reading a wealth of information on the web, from experts, amateurs and beginners like myself I decided that I needed to work out what type of …