Posts By: John Sharpe

The Great Debate

  Well it’s decision time I s’pose. Back in 2008, I had a decent Season. I was running Windows and using XP. I was an expert on XP. Friends used to call me all the time asking ‘whadoo I do when?’. We were ALL on XP. The difference was I was on it SO much… Read more »

Brambles-Half-Gramme Holiday

I posted some time ago that I was a HUGE fan of Mark Dawson, a.k.a ‘Brambles’. His first album Charcoal, is my favourite album of 2013, and believe me I listen to tons and tons and tons of music. I’ve just discovered a new track which I purchased for a paltry $1.00 US. I’ve posted… Read more »

The Family Shoot!

Had Megan Watts and crew out last week. It appears, at least that the nice warm weather we had on this day is done for a while and that stinks because it was a great shooting day. Up here we have a 4.5 month outdoor shooting season. I’m not kidding. Everything goes from brown and… Read more »

Best Of The Year Camera Reviews.

Well it’s coming up to year end and so it’s inevitable that the Camera Of The Year Reviews are about to begin. I was a little surprised that Samsung came in as high as they did with second place but good on them, and it’s a Mirrorless to boot. A lot of Pro’s would never… Read more »

Battle River Railway

Ahhhh… Chris He’s Eclectic to say the very least. He’s passionate about loads of old stuff. Boler Trailers, old buses, old farm equipment..mines, farms, make it old and Chris is fascinated. Probably why he puts up with ME. He also climbs like a billy goat along with his effervescent “Lady Connie”,  can write incredibly long… Read more »

Great News For Canon Shooters!

I shoot a TON of Brackets. I do exposure fusion in Photomatix for all my interior work and one of my shoots a while ago for a client consisted of 435 images that were blended down to 87 Photos. I use 5 brackets for every shot so it adds up. Quickly. So? I worried. Then… Read more »

Some Sensational Drone Video

Put Drones and GoPro’s together and the results can be sensational. What’s even more amazing is that both of those are still relatively recent. When you combine fantastic footage like this with a killer soundtrack to accompany it, the end result is breathtaking. This is Surf Video shot in the Mentawai Islands in Indonesia. If… Read more »