It was 1982, I was a 21 year old sailor looking forward to many runs ashore in and around the Gulf. We didn’t make it that far. Gibraltar was as far as we got before we were ordered down south. The rest is history now but I’ve wanted to visit the Islands ever since, as I […]
Just taken delivery of the Manfrotto carbon fibre monopod and tilt head for my Fuji Gear.The monopod is really light and well made. The magnesium leg locks are solid and with the tilt head attached is exactly the right height so i hopefully don’t get backache There’s a rubber foot on the other end so has got […]
Just spent a week on Arran based on a campsite at the south of the island with wonderful views over the sea. We sailed from Ardrossan to Brodick.Which took about an hour and was a very smooth crossing.We crossed aboard the Caledonian Isles. From Brodick we drove down the east coast to Kildonan and setup […]
Time Lapse video of part of a sunset. 300 shots taken at 3 second intervals and played back at 30 frames per second.
Tried my first moon shot with the new 100-400 lens this evening. Also put the 1.4 teleconverter on so the 35mm equivalent focal length was 840mm. Not a bad shot but the camera and lens was moving around a little on the tripod and i had to use the 2 second delay instead of a […]