Photographing Garden Birds

In this article I want to run through how I’ve set up a couple of feeding stations for wild birds in my front garden. Whilst the back garden is considerably larger and arguably more ideal from a photographic perspective (since I could set up a hide), it’s ruled out because we have two house(ish) cats…

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Using DX Lenses on an FX Body

Making the move from a crop sensor camera to a full frame sensor sort of renders any crop sensor lenses I have useless. I say ‘sort of’ because, depending on what you like, useless doesn’t apply… In a nutshell, the crop sensor lenses are made to cover a smaller sensor size, so tend to vignette…

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Nikon D750 – My First Images

There really wasn’t a choice for the first photo subjects with my new camera – the furballs were always going to feature in those first few shutter clicks. I was keen to test out the low light capabilities too, and how well my old 50mm f/1.4 would behave on a full frame body – 50mm…

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New Camera, New Blog

The difficult-but-necessary first blog entry. Hello, and welcome to my new blog all about my adventures in with my new full frame camera – the Nikon d750. I’ll hopefully be updating this blog pretty regularly as I experiment and learn more about what this camera can do. I’ve also got some new lenses so will…

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