Summers Evening

So with the British summer finally arriving (well nearly) it’s time for those lovely evening walks round Heath Lake in Petersfield just chilling out and taking photos. So with my D7000 set to Manual Mode, I started out taking shots and trying to practice using my Cokin ND and GD filter sets.¬†Which I’m slowly gettingContinue reading “Summers Evening”

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”

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”

Wildlife Photography

A Wildlife Photography is a very popular style, with bird watcher’s spending crazy money on lenses. Taking photos of wildlife will test every little photography skill you learn as wildlife never stays still for long, so setting up your camera and using the correct settings is a must. I’m still trying to get the hangContinue reading “Wildlife Photography”

Using ND Filters for the first time

So here goes, my first time trying out ND filters after purchasing a Cokin P series ND filter kit from Amazon. ND filters are designed to help cut out light and therefore allowing you to set lower camera speeds in daylight etc. Remember I’m still new to all of this, so may not have setContinue reading “Using ND Filters for the first time”