Monthly Archives: October 2009

13 Oct 2009

New Nikon D3S sample images and video footage

A few days ago I was fortunate to use the new Nikon D3s camera.  I was able to put the camera through some real world shooting situations over two days, that included a wedding and two portrait sessions.  The wedding reception venue proved to be an ideal testing ground for the camera, as it provided some of the trickiest low lighting conditions that included an array of light types to make colour balance a nightmare to work with.  In fact […]

13 Oct 2009

Stills and Motion using HD-DSLR Cameras

With the announcement of the new Nikon D3S with HD digital video capture capabilities it is certain that the merging of stills and motion is here for the long run.  The way we view and record memories has certainly changed forever. It was over two years ago now we saw this move in the industry and personally feel that it is a very powerful medium to work with.   Here is an example of how powerful the merging of medias can […]

13 Oct 2009

Nikon D3S Sample Video – Stills and Motion Portrait

During my time with the D3s I was able to capture a portrait using enriched media.  This is a whole new style of portraits for our clients and one that has becoming increasingly popular over the past 12 months.  I love it because the breadth of a personality or relationship can really be expressed through this kind of mixed media. The stills and motion were captured using only available light through the windows (to the right of frame) just after […]

13 Oct 2009

Free online Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop tutorials

Over the past four years I have been presenting Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom eSeminars online as one of Australia’s Adobe Photography Ambassadors. The most recent seminars are now available online and they are completely free to view.  Here are the most recent tutorials, simply click on the title to view. Free eSeminars The Creative Guide to Producing Award Winning Images Walk through the creative process – from visual conception to the final print.  Discover how to create your very own […]

13 Oct 2009

Lara and George, All Hallows & Tattersalls Wedding

October is one of the great months in the year to be married in Brisbane. Lara and George chose the perfect day to be married, clear skies and a top temperature of 24 degrees.  Brisbane was beautiful and so was this wedding. The Wedding ceremony was held at Brisbane’s All Hallows’ chapel and the reception at Tattersall’s Club in the Brisbane CBD. Here are a few of my favorite images from the day.