Fujiholics London 2017

Trafalgar Square – ISO 800; 14mm; f/7.1; 1/1700 sec (click image to view larger size)

Another short post from me as I’ve just spent an hour “curating” this selection of images and my dinner is calling me!

Today was the Fujiholics London Photo Walk. A great event with about 60+ people attending. Not enough time to speak to everyone, but good to chat with those I did get to speak to, some familiar faces, some new and some surprise meetups with people I’ve met on my walking group.

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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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Fuji X-perience Day

Amber

Amber – 50mm; ISO 100; 1/250 sec; f/2.0 (click image to view larger size)

I was lucky enough to bag a ticket, along with about 60 other photographers, to a Fuji X-perience day held at the offices of Amateur Photographer magazine.

I was mostly looking forward to getting my hands on a Fuji X-T1 and a selection of lenses to try out a mirror-less system. I’d seen some impressive results from other photographers and I was keen to lighten the load in my camera bag.

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