Rhys Herbert

Nottingham, United Kingdom

Freelance writer & photographer. English & Environmental Studies graduate. Cyclist.

Hey, I’m Rhys.

One day, years ago, I decided that it would be interesting to be a photographer. So I got a cheap camera, taught myself the technical stuff and just kept on shooting.

That’s what I do to this day. I just keep shooting.

  • Joined: July 2007

Journal

The Discovery of RAW

After a few days with my new camera I decided to jump into the deep end and start shooting in RAW. There’s one question I’m now asking myself… / Why didn’t I do this sooner?! / The resulting images straight from the camera look pretty indistinguishable from the jpegs I usually shoot, but it’s the post processing where it really shines. Even using the supplied ViewNX …
Posted over 7 years – 5 comments

New camera!

After months of admiring from afar and researching pros, cons and everything else, I finally took the plunge today and bought myself a new toy. A Nikon D300s to be exact! / It seems that working 9-5:30 for the majority of my summer holidays has paid off, because now I have the camera I’ve been dreaming of, and it feels goooood. / I almost didn’t get this particular model, as I originally went out…
Posted over 7 years – 2 comments

Fresh Start

Well it’s been long overdue, but I’ve finally had a clear out of all my older, lesser quality photographs. / All of your comments and favouritings have been much appreciated and have brought me to this place where I’m looking to move forward with photography. For that I am most grateful! However, those photos were all about developing from a complete novice, and I’d like t…
Posted over 7 years – 1 comments

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