Married with two teen age kids. Work part-time as a Charity Administrator. Mad about photography since a kid and interested in all sorts of things related to the arts (music, poetry, writing, 3d graphics etc). Worked in the past as a freelance photographer for a magazine (nursing), private clients and generally pursued photography just for the love of it.
Moved over from film to digital a few years ago, though still scanning thousands of slides from my film days. Guess ’ll be doing that until my dying day!
Have recently purchased the Samsung NX11 with 20 – 50mm lens. Took it on holiday to Italy with me and pretty impressed with it on the whole. Like most non-DSLR cameras it can be a bit slow at getting focus lock and it doesn’t cope with very low light too well.
Anyway, it has good reviews, its lighter and smaller than my daughter’s D3100 and so ideal for a holiday trip.
This time I managed to sell 8 copies of Beached Boat so thank you to whoever bought them.
Read the article on BBC website / Tim was a great documentary image maker and a pioneer of multi-media reporting. His film Restrepo was a brilliant insight into the war in Afghanistan from the grunt’s perspective. / His loss and that of all other journalists in the current conflict underlines that cost of bringing us the news and helping us to understand the situation (at least better than …
My image Round Window has been featured in the WIndows and Doors Group
Fotolibra is looking for images of scenic locations* / Minimum pixel dimensions: 3000 × 2000 / Landscape only; colour
/ Deadline: Friday June 5th 2009; 12:00 GMT
/ To submit images to Picture Calls in fotoLibra, simply click on the Picture Call megaphone icon below a thumbnail in your Collections, and select the relevant SCENIC TOUR 2011 from the drop-down menu which appears. Pictures must…