D850 Focus Shift Shooting

Lupin bud covered in water droplets. D850 Focus shift shooting example.

A day off work and I was looking for something to do around the house, because, well COVID. I decided to take my camera out into the garden and have a play around with the D850 focus shift shooting functionality. For those of you who don’t know what focus shift shooting or focus stacking is, … [Continue Reading] “D850 Focus Shift Shooting”

Scotland 2020 Trip

Queen Elizabeth Forest Park Waterfall

Under normal circumstances, we take a holiday in Scotland towards the end of September every year. This year has been different, and we weren’t even sure if we’d be able to make the trip in 2020. The Scotland 2020 trip was booked in 2019 as we wanted to return to the cottage in Rowardennan we … [Continue Reading] “Scotland 2020 Trip”

I Gave SmugMug a Try

When I purchased a copy of ON1’s Photo Raw 2020 at the end of 2019, I also received a free one-year SmugMug Portfolio Membership. It took me a while to get around to it, but I gave SmugMug a try. I’ve been a long-time user of Squarespace for my photography portfolio after testing their offering … [Continue Reading] “I Gave SmugMug a Try”

Sigma 24-70mm f2.8 – Update

Sigma 24-70mm f2.8 Art Lens

If you read my previous post about the back focus problems I experienced with my new Sigma 24-70mm lens, you will know that I ended up sending it back to Sigma for a recalibration. I also didn’t send it back with my camera as requested. The lens was with Sigma slightly longer than I expected … [Continue Reading] “Sigma 24-70mm f2.8 – Update”