Color Checker Passport


A little while back I mentioned that I was unhappy with some of the colours being produced by my GX1 and also LX5. The greens seemed a little too green and the image overall had a slightly blue cast to it. This inspired me to purchase a Color Checker Passport from X-rite as it could [...]

New Lightweight Tool


Lightweight Photography is not just about using lightweight cameras, sometimes it’s about using streamlined processes to make life easier or about tools that can fulfil more than one function and so lighten your load. I have just made one such purchase and I want to share my experience with you. The tool in question is [...]

Two Heads are Better than One


I had an interesting weekend in terms of photography. I didn’t take a single image but I did improve my work and made some substantial breakthroughs. What gave raise to this? Well one of my friends came over and we spent time reviewing our work and suggesting improvements.  This was great in terms of development [...]

Holding Steady


I have a number of lenses that I use with my Panasonic GX1:Olympus 9-18mmPanasonic 14-45mmPanasonic 45-200mmPanasonic 20mmOlympus 45mm (a recent addition and a stunning lens)When you look at scientific test results to understand which is the sharpest lens, the 20mm stands out as being in a class of its own. I should say that the [...]