Using Old(er) Equipment

I wanted to write an article to try and dispel the myth that one has to have the latest and greatest equipment to take pleasing images. Moreover, the fun is learning what exactly the limitations are of older equipment and when one manages to capture the image as intended, the thrill is even more intense.…

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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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