This is not a technical review of the Sony A7R iii. It is a collection of thoughts and observations gathered over the last few months that I have been using it. During that time, I have shot social functions, some sporting events, family shots, corporate headshots, landscape, portraits and personal work. I spent some time
A few weeks ago, I went to the coast with Stacey. When we arrived, all that was there was a dead fox and lots of rain. But at least the beach was empty so we took a few photos in the rain. The umbrella broke and our socks got wet. Just goes to show you
I’m a member of a Facebook group called Lensbaby Blog Circle. The idea is that we all write a blog post once every month that documents a day or project shooting with a Lensbaby lens. This is my post for July. You can follow the rest of the circle at the bottom of this post.
This month, we talk to David Reid. David lives in Toronto, Canada and has been a regular contributor to AotB. His style is diverse with a combination of organic and inorganic shapes, lines and colour. While the work of some abstract shooters invites the viewer to figure out the content within, I find Davids work
Janet Broughton is a creative photographer and lives in the north of England. She likes open spaces, black coffee, colourful shoes, getting lost in a good book, foggy days, frosty mornings, meeting people and learning new stuff. Janet also runs courses and workshops and you can find out more about these on her website Definitely
This month, on Art of the Blur, I spoke to Wendy Kennett. Wendy grew up in Faversham, Kent and has owned some form of a camera for much of her life. It was her creative dance images that first caught my eye. Like the performers, they are full of beauty and grace and capture the
Stephanie Johnson is from Iowa and has been shooting for some years. She describes herself as “a free and adventurous spirit who loves landscape photography, the written word, and the natural world.” Thanks for taking the time out to talk to us, Stephanie – AotB. AotB. How did you first develop an interest in photography
AotB is dedicated to celebrating the unseen, the unheard, the unusual and the everyday ordinariness that we all seem to overlook as we move throughout our lives. Every so often, we talk to a member of the group and try to see what makes them tick – or rather, what makes them click. Charles Carpino
This month on Art of the Blur, we talk to Sam Stapleton. Sam has been wowing us with his beautiful flowers in ice imagery and much more for the last few months. Here. he talks to us about what he sees, how he interprets what he sees and gives us an insight into his work.
We had arrived at the coast. After a day that remained dry and partly cloudy, it was now getting overcast and dull. The weather was moving in from the Atlantic and those on the workshop were preparing for the end of their days' photography. But, I had other plans. It was time to play with