People With Cameras 2019 – Fujifilm Australia x Fuji X Aus

A couple of years ago, not long after I joined the Fuji X Aus Facebook community, I attended an event called People With Cameras (PWC). It was an event held here in Melbourne and in Sydney. For Melbourne, it was located in the Carlton Gardens next to the Melbourne Museum. The purpose of PWC was … Continue reading People With Cameras 2019 – Fujifilm Australia x Fuji X Aus

Fuji X Aus – Fujifilm Australia – Cocktails

On a chilly Melbourne night, we gathered in a dark private space, sipped cocktails and talked cameras. Sound like any photographic community event you have ever heard of? Well, it is true. Around a dozen members of Fuji X Aus were invited by Leigh, from Fujifilm Australia, to meet at the Waterslide Bar located discretely … Continue reading Fuji X Aus – Fujifilm Australia – Cocktails

Street Photography at the Queen Victoria Euro Night Market

The seasons have turned rather quickly here in Melbourne.  It seemed like we were all complaining about the prolonged summer and the use or air conditioners and then all of a sudden it got cold. The older I get, the more it is evident that the seasons are messed up. Not like when I was … Continue reading Street Photography at the Queen Victoria Euro Night Market

Fuji X Aus – Melbourne Meet Up – How To Shoot A Dragon!

A few weeks ago we came across an event listed in Facebook for a new and previously unknown lantern festival including a giant lantern dragon. Myself and Rena - the more attractive half of Clan Tan - jumped at the opportunity to host a Fuji X Aus night shoot. After doing a little research, it … Continue reading Fuji X Aus – Melbourne Meet Up – How To Shoot A Dragon!

FUJI X AUS – International Man of Mystery Edition – Melbourne Meetup

Whenever we hold a meet up of some sort, I often get asked if we do this kind of thing often. My answer is always ‘as often as we can’. Now that is a personal and selfish response of course because the highlights of my limited social calendar are to catch up with my photography … Continue reading FUJI X AUS – International Man of Mystery Edition – Melbourne Meetup

Fuji X Aus – Queen Victoria Night Market – Melbourne Meetup

One of the greatest things about our particular photographic community here at Fuji X Aus is the delight we take in meeting up with one another. Be it for a more formal event such as People With Cameras - as organized by Fujifilm Australia. Or just our regular meetups with a bunch of locals for … Continue reading Fuji X Aus – Queen Victoria Night Market – Melbourne Meetup

Fuji X Aus – Melbourne Photo Walk – 24 November 2018

Something a little bit different from me this time around. Not going to interview anyone. Not going to review any gear. Just going to talk about what was an epic day. A day, for me and I am sure my fellow participants, that was all about community, friendship and of course photography.  What more could … Continue reading Fuji X Aus – Melbourne Photo Walk – 24 November 2018

Fuji X Aus – Fujifilm Australia – Digital Camera Warehouse – Melbourne Photo Walk – May 25, 2018.

I have been a member of the Fuji X Aus Facebook group for a couple of years now and even had a stint as an administrator here in Melbourne. One of the key things that stands out and sets this group apart from other such groups, is its solid sense of community and shared values. … Continue reading Fuji X Aus – Fujifilm Australia – Digital Camera Warehouse – Melbourne Photo Walk – May 25, 2018.