Fujifilm X-Pro1 Firmware Fixed

Fujifilm X-Pro1 Firmware Fixed Documentary Photographers and Street Photographers that are using the Fujifilm X-Pro1 can now download the fix Fujifilm have now fixed the firmware the day after pulling its firmware v.3.0 for the X-Pro1, Fujifilm has released a fixed version (v.3.01) that addresses the flaw The phenomenon that a movie could not be recorded properly in some cases has found in the firmware version … Continue reading Fujifilm X-Pro1 Firmware Fixed

An Interesting Turn For Hipstamatic – Photojournalism

Hpistamatic is expected to launch, later this year, a pack of digital lenses and films dedicated to photojournalists to raise funds for its newly created Hipstamatic Foundation for Photojournalism. Currently for colour or black and white photojournalism I am using 645 Pro app as it saves as tiff format, has a histogram, and is a better camera app for photographers;  but Hipstermatic’s new and free lens … Continue reading An Interesting Turn For Hipstamatic – Photojournalism

Nottingham Food and Drink Festival – Pictures

Nottingham Food and Drink Festival – Documentary Food Photography A bit late as its been a busy week, but here are some pictures from Nottingham’s Food And Drink Festival. Despite all the problems the rain had caused people were really joining in with a lot of interest with the suppliers and restaurants who had attended Continue reading Nottingham Food and Drink Festival – Pictures

A Practical Guide to Insulting a Photographer

Compliment Their Equipment – This is the classic passive aggressive tack that can really get up a photographer’s nose. Most photographers will be proud of their camera gear and go to great lengths to look after it. When you compliment it, don’t go overboard – a quick, “Hey, nice camera – it must be able to take great shots,” is enough to put the wrath … Continue reading A Practical Guide to Insulting a Photographer

Thailand – Do You Know Who This Reporter/Person Is?

Two years ago, Fabio Polenghi was killed in Thailand while photographing a red shirt protests. The Metropolitan Police Bureau has concluded that the death of Fabio resulted from the actions of government officials.Right after he was shot, someone dressed as a reporter took his camera. Reporters often do know each other, but no one seems to know him. Isa Polenghi, Fabio’s sister, is trying to … Continue reading Thailand – Do You Know Who This Reporter/Person Is?

Street Photography – We Did Not Speak

Street Photography Normally when I do Street Photography, I end up in a conversation with the subject I have just photographed. Street Photography with a flash, is kind of obvious and people know they have been photographed so I spend a minute and have a chat with them. However with the iPhone and Street Photographer there is no need people just don’t notice it as … Continue reading Street Photography – We Did Not Speak

Street Photography in Nottingham with an iPhone

Street Photography with an iPhone

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I was in Nottingham today lugging my camera and flash around with my friend Tim who was doing the same. For some reason we both ended up using an iPhone to do some street photography for about half an hour. It is very simple with the Hipstermatic app, as people just are not aware or perceive a mobile phone as a threat. I’ll post some up from my main camera later
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