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Are 50mm Prime Lenses still the way to learn Photography?

Are 50mm Prime Lenses still the way to learn Photography?

You often hear the advise from seasoned photographers that learners should use a 50mm prime lens to learn their craft. Does this still hold true today? https://youtu.be/WsP30iq6F6c?si=nRe1_M_kPnkU1VAf The photos I took shown in the video. [dmg_masonry_gallery...

Olympus mju-II – An Appreciating asset!!

Olympus mju-II – An Appreciating asset!!

Digging through the cupboard I found another of my old cameras. This was one of my favourite compact 35mm film cameras back in the day. I decided to run some film through it and see if it lived up to my memories I had of it. You can see the photos beneath the video...

Autumn Photo Bike with the Sony ZV-1

Autumn Photo Bike with the Sony ZV-1

As at the time of writing this the Autumn colours are peaking around the small town of Arrowtown in the South Island of New Zealand. I thought it was only right to combine a wee bike ride with some photography. https://youtu.be/ErWaIwPWZuo?si=8Wx9ryhmwjJFBmR- The...

The Canon Prima AS-1

The Canon Prima AS-1

Taking my 30 year old Canon Prima AS-1 film camera for a spin and seeing if its still waterproof! https://youtu.be/wbXGWN4AYGQ [dmg_masonry_gallery _builder_version="4.24.3" _module_preset="default" theme_builder_area="post_content"...

18 year Old Fujifilm Finepix F30

18 year Old Fujifilm Finepix F30

My thoughts on taking out my 18 year old Fujifilm Finepix F30 for a spin. https://youtu.be/32GzPr_OR8g The pictures mentioned in the video, most I have given a bit of a touch up in Adobe Lightroom. [dmg_masonry_gallery _builder_version="4.24.3"...

Losing business because I’m Not creative enough!

Losing business because I’m Not creative enough!

I’m pretty certain I have lost a few of my traditional Real Estate Video clients due to my lack of creativity in my real estate videos. Actually, more accurately I believe I’ve lost these clients because my competition is producing more creative videos with all the...

5 ways I use Vimeo in my Video workflow

5 ways I use Vimeo in my Video workflow

I've had a Vimeo account since 2011 and its an essential tool in my everyday Real Estate Video workflow. The following is the 5 ways I use Vimeo in order of importance. 1. Client Approval My No.1 use for Vimeo is for delivering videos to clients for their approval or...

The Turk – A Unique Mountain Hut

The Turk – A Unique Mountain Hut

A interview with the inventor of the Turk mountain huts and a tour of one here in the Southern Alps of New Zealand. https://youtu.be/Z5V4DHhKDbk Link to the Mountain Turk Club website https://mountainturk.org.nz/