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”

Spitting Fire

With the weather being warm and sunny, it’s been a great couple of days just to get out during my lunch break a practice playing with Shutter Speed & Aperture Priority on my Nikon D7000. And as the photo shows below, being in the right place at the right time can also help when itContinue reading “Spitting Fire”

Daughter joins JustGreatShots

So after a lovely walk around Petersfield and Steep Marsh in Hampshire with the family and our camera’s, it would appear that JustGreatShots has a new amateur photographer within the group.¬†Our daughter Jessica spent the day playing with her Nikon D3200, learning how to use both Shutter and Aperture Priority and trying to get toContinue reading “Daughter joins JustGreatShots”

Shutter Priority, Hangers Way Walk

Today has been spent going for a lovely walk around Hangers Ways just outside of Petersfield Hampshire, during our walk we came across a couple of lovely little waterfalls which allowed us to practice using Shutter Priority, The above and below images aren’t amazing, however, you can see by just slowing your Shutter Speed downContinue reading “Shutter Priority, Hangers Way Walk”

Aperture Priority Practise around Old Portsmouth

So spent the other evening out around Old Portsmouth learning more about using Aperture Priority, so what is Aperture Priority you might ask yourself and what’s it all about. Aperture Priority on your camera will allow you to set and control the F stop (the amount of light you let into your lens) whilst theContinue reading “Aperture Priority Practise around Old Portsmouth”

Trying out our new Manfrotto 678B Monopod

So finally managed to get out and about this afternoon with the camera and our new Manfrotto 678B Monopod with tilting head. Well, what do we think of this monopod from Manfrotto? To start with it’s like all other Manfrotto kit well made and up for job and even comes with 8yrs warranty, but asContinue reading “Trying out our new Manfrotto 678B Monopod”