Meols Past and Present


When I moved to Wallasey in 2010, i was very lucky to have this wonderful coastline on my doorstep,
i literally have a 2 minute walk to the beach which gives me a great opportunity to take some of the
best sunsets you are likely to see, close by is Perch Rock Lighthouse, which i will cover in another blog. ...more

Using an ND Filter


The use of neutral density filters is a great way to introduce a new level of creativity into your landscape photography. ND filters allow you to use slower shutter speeds, narrower apertures for increased depth of field, to balance light across different parts of your images and to control frame rates and exposure when creating videos or timelapse. ...more

Nisi Filters ND Exposure Calculator App


When you are out in the field and using neutral density filters, making the calculations required to work out either the best or correct exposure times for any specific filters can often become confusing. Calculating a stop of light variation in shutter speed is a simple mathematical formula – you either double your exposure time when making adjustments of 1 stop darker or halve your exposure time when making adjustments of 1 stop brighter. So basically a stop of light is a doubling or halving of the amount of light let into a camera when capturing a photo. ...more