The Adventures of Michael Vincent

  1. Project 56mm - Day 2

    14 Aug 2018
    My second day out with the 56mm has been interesting. Immediately, the Telephoto field of view pulls me right into the action. This Lens is not for you if shyness is part of your character. It requires framing and precision to create images with impact. I find myself having to…

  2. 56mm - The Sword of The Warrior. Day 1

    12 Aug 2018
    The Fujinon 56mm is a Lens I have not spent much time with. All that is about to change. I am dedicating a week of Street Photography using my XPro2 and the stunning 56mm It has begun. I love it… It’s as sharp as a razor blade wide open. The…

  3. Light Source & The Fuji System Part Two

    11 Aug 2018
    Enhancing Ambient Light with Off Camera Flash has become a very important part of my Portrait work. I am currently using The Yongnou Flash with Wireless Trigger and they work perfectly. My Off Camera set-up is very straight forward; I use a Manfrotto Light-Stand with attachment for my Flash and…

  4. Light Source and The X System Part One

    09 Aug 2018
    When I first invested in my Flash, I was intimidated beyond measure. I did not have a clue. The manual might as well have been about quantum physics let alone an independent light source. I gave up in sheer frustration. Two saviours came to my rescue. Bryan Peterson and Neil…

  5. Slowing Down

    06 Aug 2018
    I discovered recently how lazy my photography had become. It was quite a subtle realisation. It all occurred when I purchased on eBay The Canon A1. The Canon A1 is a throw back to a time when Analogue 35mm Film Photography was the only game in town. The ISO of…

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