events

When the FUN stops STOP

When the FUN stops STOP

There is a saying that you shouldn’t do something you love as a job as you will eventually come to hate it. Now while I don’t do event photography for a living, going to events and taking pictures it’s something that I enjoy… at least it was until recently. I’m sure most of you reading this can relate to what I am on about. We’ve all had bad experiences that can completely put us off doing something we enjoy. Read more “When the FUN stops STOP”

photography

What Camera Should I Buy?

What Camera Should I Buy?

This is a question that crops up all the time and it can really infuriate experienced photographers (e.g. Karl Taylor).

The answer I prefer to give is “one that takes pictures”*

Yes my answer does have a dose of sarcasm but with good reason. Camera manufacturers slick advertising campaigns have brainwashed the public into thinking that buying a better camera will make them take better pictures. But here’s the truth… THEY WON’T. Read more “What Camera Should I Buy?”