Creating a photographic calendar

Creating a photographic calendar This is the sixth consecutive year I’ve produced an end of year calendar to celebrate the photographic year past and by doing so herald in a new photographic year. The selection process is good fun. My wife, Lisa and I go through a shortlist of images iteratively until the final print…

2023 A Photographic Retrospective

Introduction It’s only human to slice off a year in a life and consign it to a retrospective of how well the time was spent and what lessons can be carried into the next year as if that makes the slightest bit of difference.  As John Lennon wrote ” Life is what happens when you’re…

Photographic Distinctions: Preparing a panel (IPF)

Photographic Distinctions: Preparing a panel (IPF) The Irish Photographic Federation (IPF) is the umbrella organisation for photography clubs in Ireland. The IPF conducts distinction sittings where photographers submit panels of mounted prints for critique. Successful panels are awarded the relevant distinction. There are 3 levels of distinction to be undertaken in the following order; Licentiateship…

Infra Red Landscape Photography

Infra-Red Landscape Photography In taking the small leap from the Nikon D810 to the D850 a few years back, my D810 was left disconsolate on the shelf collecting dust. Never one to let a good tool go or become redundant, I decided to put it to use by conversion to infra-red. Little did I know…