First impressions of the FujiFilm GFX50s

The resolution of this 51.4 million pixel sensor is stunning. Matched with the world class FUJINON lens line-up, the amount of detail resolved should impress any 35mm user. The images here are not to be judged on aesthetics. This is just from my first walkabout with the GFX50s, keeping one eye on my dog, the other on the imminent rain clouds.

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Farewell Nikon. Hello FujiFilm Medium Format!

In my previous blog post and newsletter, I explained that I was leaving Nikon – sounds rather melodramatic, lets just say I no longer have a Nikon system – and since then, I’ve had about a hundred enquiries asking what system I was moving too. Well, here’s your answer…

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They always say time changes things…

2018 has already become one of the most turbulent years in my 13-year long career in wildlife photography. I’ve had to take a little ‘timeout’ to reflect and evaluate. Along with stuff going on outside of my photography world, I’ve also made some huge changes within. Nikon, Getty Images, Social Media… All change.

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Everything You Need To Know About Photographing Mountain Gorillas

You have a single magic hour, so do not waste every minute considering apertures and sweet spots. Try and have a pre-conceived idea of the images you wish to shoot. Read my mountain gorilla guide and prepare yourself!

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Top Camera Gear Essentials For The Traditional African Photo Safari

What photography kit do you actually need? I’m frequently asked for my advice and recommendations for what camera gear to

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Quite Simply The Easiest Way To Photograph Grey Herons

Grey herons are one of my favourite bird species. They are handsome birds of superb elegance and are extraordinarily patient

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Essential Kit For Your Polar Safari

I’m frequently asked for my advice and recommendations for what camera gear to take on a polar safari to the

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6-step guide to photographing birds in flight

Birds offer one of the most accessible subjects for budding wildlife photographers. There are hundreds of nature reserves, lakes, and

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How I shoot my time-lapse movies

I started shooting time-lapse when working in the High Arctic on Expedition Cruises. I was producing promo movies for each expedition

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Everything You Need To Know About Photographing Wild Tigers

In November, India’s National Parks reopen following the annual monsoon closures. Photographing tigers was my first international tour and it

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