Courses availablity update

Places on the Courses and Workshops in Bridgend are going fast so if you are thinking of coming along next spring don’t hesitate to book now. See the following events on my website New one day courses in South Wales next year – An ABC of CameraWork Course in Cardiff. – A Lightroom for Beginners Course. – A Monochrome Photography Masterclass – a few places left. – A Monochrome Printing Masterclass – selling fast. It’s been a strange sort ofRead more

Fix Inkjet Printer feed problems

How to fix printer feed problems. Isn’t it really annoying when your printer will not feed in the paper! The problem might be the take up rollers are dirty and need cleaning. How to clean the take up rollers. You need a can of NON- PERMANENT Spray Mount (Blue Tin). Spray the mount adhesive all over the back of an old scrap print and let it dry. When its dry it will be very slightly tacky. Run the tacky sideRead more

Rainy days and a Smart Collection Set

I have put a new gallery of pictures on my website from the recci to the Netherlands see them here I am planning to offer a photographic workshop / tour in the Netherlands next year, why not email me to register your interest and to get in early? I often come back from trips with thousands of pictures and so I decided to formalise my picture editing process in Lightroom with Smart Collections. In the past I used ordinaryRead more

Soft light means good digital negatives

Please like my facebook page. I quite often get ideas for pictures to put on my Blog from browsing other posts looking for excellent black and white photography to comment on. The bike is a Suzuki Volusta for those who know about these mean machines. The picture was taken in Canada in 2009 with “soft” light is a coincidence with my saying “soft light means good digital negatives”. Lighting needs to be appropriate for the subject. As a clarification whenRead more