04.03.14 -> facade (Zeiss 55mm sample)

This is a building project where part of the original facade is being retained for the future. It's not  a great photo, but it is the first shot I've taken with the Zeiss 55/1.8 ZA for NEX/A7 mounts. This is an awesomely sharp lens. I'm showing the whole frame, then below it a 100% crop… Continue reading 04.03.14 -> facade (Zeiss 55mm sample)

03.03.14 -> Channel

Over the Weekend I was pondering the possibility of switching from Canon to the Sony A7r. There's a lot of conflicting opinion out there over whether the high resolution of the A7r can be maximised with adapted lenses. While the jury is still, to some extent, out it does seem that there is a tangible… Continue reading 03.03.14 -> Channel

02.03.14 -> Sitting Thinking

It was one of those days… we were supposed to drive up from Hastings to London, but the car was leaking oil so we ended up on a train and a bit grumpy, so the only photograph I took on Sunday was the one below while having lunch and a coffee during a weekend of… Continue reading 02.03.14 -> Sitting Thinking

27.02.14 -> Vanishing Point

At the end of the double yellows is a building I really like, designed by Amanda Levete Architects, which is almost  impossible to photograph, because it's on a narrow alley. The architects have, cleverly, peeled the facade back and allowed light into the building. I'd love to say I'd deliberately balanced the red of the… Continue reading 27.02.14 -> Vanishing Point