Landscape Photography Project for Nexus Electrics

Recently a local electrical firm, Nexus Electrics, contacted me and commissioned a landscape photography project. They wanted three canvas prints of local areas which were important to the history of their company. These would then be hung their office to brighten up the large white wall space. I took a couple of early summer morningsContinue reading “Landscape Photography Project for Nexus Electrics”

Tiger Spotting in Ranthambore National Park, India

Time for Tigers… After some searching our truck started to head out of our area back towards the main gate to the park. On the way back, something orange caught the corner of my eye. In the distance, under a tree down by the lake, I could definitely see something orange and stripey. I calledContinue reading “Tiger Spotting in Ranthambore National Park, India”

Beer and blogging

This Friday’s beer is Corona Extra, with a small wedge of a tiny orange, from a tiny orange tree we got from the supermarket. They are quite sour oranges so only suitable for cocktails and drinks flavouring! This week marked our 1st wedding anniversary! We had a trip out to Barmouth Beach. I have toContinue reading “Beer and blogging”

Beer and Blogging

Friday afternoons at samsphotogallery.com, in association with my wife Rosy, is beer and blogging! Each week we write a blog post on topics such as camera tips, future plans, running a business, inspiration, green issues – anything that takes our fancy! This morning I was up at 4am and headed down to Montgomery, a smallContinue reading “Beer and Blogging”

Travel Portrait Tips

I’ve always marveled at the wonderful travel portraits that photographers bring back from their travels. Whether it be family and friends showing me their photos from holiday, or a shot on the cover of a travel magazine, there’s always a certain charm that makes a great travel portrait. On a recent trip to India withContinue reading “Travel Portrait Tips”

RAW Processing Tips

So you might be a great photographer who takes wonderful photos with a digital camera, but when it comes to processing those RAW file images it can be a steep learning curve. I use some software called On1 Photo RAW 2019, not Adobe software, so this may vary from some other articles you’ve read. SoContinue reading “RAW Processing Tips”

Travel portrait – Mr Bishnoi

I met this man, Mr Bishnoi, while on a recent tour through Rajasthan. Mr Bishnoi lives in the north west of the region where Opium formed a huge part of their local history, both through trade and personal use. Mr Bishnoi was kind enough to conduct an Opium Ceremony, which are still culturally acceptable withinContinue reading “Travel portrait – Mr Bishnoi”