The soundimageplus blog has been going since 2007 and to date has over 12 million page views. Written by David Taylor-Hughes, a professional stock photographer, it includes photographic articles dealing with a wide range of themes including film and digital photography.
'One of the things that first attracted me to m4/3 was the ability to use other lens ranges via adapters. And that continues to this day. I've built of a collection of mostly second hand lenses for Canon EF, Nikon F, Leica M and Leica R mounts. I also have a collection of adapters including speed boosters for the Nikon, Canon and Leica R sets.'Read More
'Firstly I would say, from my experience, unless you are a dedicated darkroom worker and your prime intention is to create prints, shooting on black on white film with a film camera is NOT the way to do it. If you enjoy developing film and printing it, then sure, it's a fine way to create images. It requires skill, but if you have the patience and expertise the results can be very appealing. But if like me your primary intention is to create digital files then there are problems.Read More
'I've been shooting stills, panoramas and 4K video with the iPhone 7+ ever since I bought it and I've got plenty of images and footage shot with it on my stock sites. And yes they sell just as well as my DSLR / Rangefinder / Mirrorless created images.Read More
'What I need from a video enabled mirrorless camera is high quality output and a simplicity in use. I shoot stock clips for libraries, some of which you can see by clicking on the 'InstantClassix' banner above, which takes you to one of the libraries I have stills, video and audio content with. Now I'm always a bit puzzled by video 'reviews'Read More
'Some time ago I decided that rather than buy into native system lenses every time I bought a new camera, I would start setting up a series of 'core' lenses that, via adapters, I could use on a variety of camera systems. I identified 4 different lens mounts as being the ones that had the widest variety of adapter options, had options that worked for me and were available S/H and at reasonable prices.Read More
'There are reviews out there about the Leica SL (Typ 601) that claim it's not good at high ISO's and that, in fact a camera like the Sony A7r II has been described as having 'Class-leading low light Raw performance, thanks to the first-ever BSI full-frame CMOS' Well as is often the case this is total BS.Read More