Playdate with the Leica SL and S | Ffordes Photographic, Leica and Jaguar

Playdate with the Leica SL and S | Ffordes Photographic, Leica and Jaguar

Yesterday was the Ffordes, Leica, Jaguar and Christian Macleod collaboration to promote them all. An opportunity for local photographers to try out the Leica cameras in a studio setting with models and Jaguar cars. Took ten minutes out from car shopping myself to see how the boys were getting on and grabbed the Leica SL whilst there….fired off a few shots. The Leica SL is a beautifully crafted piece of photographic engineering, I...

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The Canon to Fuji Switch – The X Files

The Canon to Fuji Switch – The X Files

Having been a full time photographer since 2008, i’ve always used Canon DSLR cameras and usually Canon L Series lenses. Having gone through various Canon bodies over the years from 10D, 20D, 30D, 40D, 50D, 7D, 5D, 5DMKII, 5DMKIII and 6D with a few 1D’s thrown in there for good measure, I’m certainly used to how the Canon system works and know my way around them. However, shooting weddings with two sometimes three camera bodies,...

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Olympus OMD EM5 MKII Test and Review

Olympus OMD EM5 MKII Test and Review

Can a mirrorless four thirds replace my current range of Canon DSLR’s? Today I find out. I have in my little sausage finger like hands the new Olympus E-M5 MKII which has been mating with the Olympus m.Zuiko Digital ED 12-40mm F2.8 Pro lens. First thoughts on picking it up…ooo it’s small, and that could be an issue which I’ll explain later. There are buttons and dials everywhere and there is a flip out screen. A screen I won’t be...

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