Sunset Porthkidney Beach, Cornwall

A short coastal walk from my home lies Porthkidney Beach. Much loved by Boo, my dog, due to the absence of seasonal canine bans and the general freedom from the holiday hoards that engulf St Ives during the summer. Luckily, this evening, just before sunset the rain stopped allowing me to take these photographs, before

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Still Loving The Samyang 85mm

I’ve not been out with my camera as much as I would like, work plus the grey wet weather – summer in the UK! has been stopping play. But a break in the clouds called for some time out. I’m still blown away by the Samyang 85mm f1.4 lens, the cheapest lens in my bag

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Samyang 85mm f1.4 Lens

A couple of photos taken with my new Samyang 85mm f1.4 lens. This is my first outing with this lens and I have to say it’s pretty awesome, sharp, and has really nice bokeh. I did a bit of research online and this lens comes out well in most reviews, the results are as good

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St Ives, morning shoot

I got up early to capture some shots of the sea and beaches in St Ives. The weather is really crazy here today, what started as a lovely, awesome sunrise, by midday, has ended in gale force winds and rain.  Here are a few of my best photos from the morning – pre rain.