Category Archives: Travel

Quick break in France

Well, considering all the riots going on in the UK, I decided to take a short week break back home to see my mum and our beautiful mountain “bergerie” and tonight is the first night we’re sleeping here. The weather was pretty overcast but I did get the tripod out to try making a panoramic […]

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Paris – Ultra wide (and lack of perspective compression)

I’d been on the lookout for getting a seriously wide angle lens for some time, and not knowing how much I’d use it, I didn’t want to fork our for the excellent Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8 UWA (ultra wide angle) zoom lens. Also, as I now only have full frame bodies, the choice is rather limited, […]

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Paris / Province

I’m working a lot in Paris at the moment, and it’s great. OK, I’ll admit it’s sometimes tiring living out of a suitcase and hopping on and off flights several times a week, but hey, there could be worst places to be working. As I’m yet to find a new case that’s small and light […]

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Orlando – Florida mall and shooting (not photography!)

My flight back to the UK was a 18:30 on Wednesday afternoon, meaning we had some time to do a bit of sightseeing. We all strolled down to the Florida Mall in Orlando. It’s biiiiiiiig, well, big compared to what we get in the UK. I was surprised by a few things; namely nothing seemed […]

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NASA and Kennedy Space Center

It’s difficult to find words to describe the experience of visiting Kennedy Space Center. The whole place is just full of awesome space memorabilia, and NASA have done a great job of recreating many historic moments. There are several “experiences” you can go through – from reliving the launch of Apollo 11 from the launch […]

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