Sloane Square to Brompton Cemetery

Fate

Fate – 27mm; ISO 200; 1/250 sec; f/2.8 (click image to view larger size)

Last week I attended another photo walk with the Surrey & Hampshire Photography Group. A small group of about 15 walked a route that took us from our starting point at Sloane Square to the Royal Hospital Chelsea, down to the River Thames and over Chelsea Bridge, into and through Battersea Park, crossing back over the river on Albert Bridge, along the embankment, up through Chelsea and into Brompton Cemetery, around 5 miles in total.

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Fujiholics London Weekend

The View from my Umbrella

The View from my Umbrella – 35mm; ISO 1600; 1/125 sec; f/8.0 (click image to view larger size)

At the weekend, I went along to a free Fujiholics event in London. You might be able to spot me in the group photos on their blog page.

Over two days, it was co-hosted and led by:

  • Matt Hart on the Saturday (street photography)
  • Paul Sanders on the Sunday (long exposure photography)

We had about 25 to 30 people turn up on each day, a nice friendly bunch.

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Street photography workshop

Street Photography workshop

Street photography workshop – 14mm; ISO 200; 1/3000 sec; f/4.0

After attending a Fuji X-perience day last month that included a session with Matt Hart, I thought I would treat myself to one of his workshops and get some tips on street photography and using my newly acquired Fuji X-T1.

Matt is an accomplished street photographer, a quick look at the images on his web site will confirm that. He’s also an official Fuji X-photographer, so knows the gear inside out.

The group size was small, only six of us, which is always a plus sign for me when booking a workshop. The cost was also very reasonable when compared to other workshops that I looked at.

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