Grey rainy Sunday. Here’s something to do – get insurance.

Looking out the window and it is a pretty miserable Sunday. We are both wanting to get out and do some long exposures with some nice movement in the clouds. Well, that is the idea anyway but there is no definition up there right now. It does seem that we get unlucky at weekends this … Continue reading “Grey rainy Sunday. Here’s something to do – get insurance.”

A little blurb for the middle of the week, telephoto issues

In my last post I said I was going to take my telephoto 80-200mm lens out for a landscape trip. Having never attempted landscapes with a telephoto it was time to give it a go and see what happens. Well for starters it struggles on my Canon 6D. Working perfectly for a while it then … Continue reading “A little blurb for the middle of the week, telephoto issues”

The Canon 80-200mm f2.8L Magic Drainpipe

The Canon 80-200 f2.8 L is a golden oldie, production having stopped on this lens back in 1995!  I bought this lens in 2013 as it was a steal on Ebay for around £360 if i remember correctly. I haven’t really ever used it and it keeps getting lost in the cupboard. The only time … Continue reading “The Canon 80-200mm f2.8L Magic Drainpipe”

My personal landscape mission for this year – Jon

This year is the year I really want to fine tune everything I have learnt about landscape photography up until now. I feel like my composition is my biggest issue, this I really need to concentrate on more when setting up my shots.Along with that I need to take more photos… that may sound strange … Continue reading “My personal landscape mission for this year – Jon”