Family Wedding

So after my attempt at taking photographs at a total strangers Wedding, this time I got to take photographs at my sister-in-law’s Wedding. To be open and truthful I found this so much easier as the guest and the family all knew who I was lol!! With the camera set to Manual Mode and ISOContinue reading “Family Wedding”

Vintage Cars on Track

It started out as just when of then days when you get called into work to fix an issue, but this time the caller said make sure you bring your camera? That’s was a very strange way to finishes a phone which started with I need your help to fix my computer, so with cameraContinue reading “Vintage Cars on Track”

Wedding Photography, a beginners findings

Really how hard can Wedding Photography truly be! we’ve all been to a wedding before as a guest and taken our camera’s along. However, let me tell you when you turn up to a Wedding with a camera and nobody knows who you are. Puts a totally different spin on things when I come toContinue reading “Wedding Photography, a beginners findings”

Thinking about Going Pro

As you start learning more about Photography and your images start getting much sharper, you might start asking yourself are my photographs good enough to think about going Pro and making a living. So with this in mind, I Asked a Pro wedding photographer today the following, (Q) So what would I need to do,Continue reading “Thinking about Going Pro”

JustGreatShots Goes Live on Google+

Just a quick post to Announce that JustGreatShots has now gone live on Google+ so adding one more way to follow and keep up with our posts. If you like what you see and read, then please feel free to follow us. As we go through our journey of learning more and more about photographyContinue reading “JustGreatShots Goes Live on Google+”

HMS Victory Using Auto ISO

HMS Victory located within Portsmouth’s Historic Dockyard. The Victory was built back in 1860 and due to the age of the ship and the artifacts onboard, you are NOT allowed to take flash photography. This restriction on using flash, therefore, made this trip the best time to practice using my D7000 with the following settingContinue reading “HMS Victory Using Auto ISO”

Fields of Gold

The evening skies are blue and the countryside has broken into colour, so it’s a great time to get out and practice using Aperture Priority and different ISO settings to capture the colours of spring. The above photo was taken whilst driving home from work using my Nikon D7000 set to Aperture Priority. However, thisContinue reading “Fields of Gold”

Spring Flowers

It’s lovely to really start seeing signs of spring popping up everywhere, now that the sun is finally shining. Bluebells starting to appear in the woods. Whilst white daffodils grow by the side of a lake. Just got to love spring

Old Watermill

Lovely spring day, had the day off work so thought I would get out practicing taking more photos. So mountain bike out, camera kit all packed and off I went. I hadn’t been cycling for long when I came across this lovely old watermill just outside of Petersfield in Hampshire. Using Shutter Speed Priority toContinue reading “Old Watermill”

Also Comes in Red

Just got to love working at Goodwood Estate in West Sussex, yesterday I was lucky enough to capture a Spitfire burning off excess fuel, and today’s lunch break has been spent watching people test drive Ferrari’s. Which provided me with the opportunity to practice Shutter Speed Priority, whilst trying to add that slight blurring motionContinue reading “Also Comes in Red”