Picture of the week XI

November 11, 2012  •  1 Comment
I'd wanted to get an image like this for a while. Slowing the shutter with the help of a 3 stop ND filter gave just enough motion blur on the legs of the camels. My usual style of black and white conversion doesn't work particularly well with motion blur, so I tried a digital version of Tri-X film in Silver Efex to complete the image.
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Testing the D600 and D800

November 02, 2012  •  Leave a Comment
In 2007 Nikon introduced their first full frame digital SLR camera - the D3. The high ISO capabilities of this camera's sensor were startling at the time. 2008 saw the introduction of the Nikon D700, which combined the full frame sensor of the D3 with a body and controls which were very similar to the DX D300. It was an instant hit as it provided t...
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Picture of the week X

November 02, 2012  •  Leave a Comment
I've seen this tea boy on each visit to the Fruit and Vegetable market, and eventually got round to taking his photograph. Pretty good hand/eye coordination!
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Picture of the week IX

October 26, 2012  •  Leave a Comment
A dhow leaving port and travelling up Dubai Creek before heading to India
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Picture of the week VIII

October 19, 2012  •  1 Comment
A minaret framed in one of the wings of Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi
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