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Shooting the stars! A Concert Photographers Journey – Darren Chan

Imagine yourself being front and centre at a packed venue. On stage is an amazing live band. You have better than front row access. And you are drenched in sweat, some yours, some the bands. Your ears are pounding. The lighting flicks from full dark to dim, to bright glare and back in the space … Continue reading Shooting the stars! A Concert Photographers Journey – Darren Chan

Fujifilm X100F

My initial impressions of the Fujifilm X100F

The Fujifilm X100F is Fujifilm's fix focal lens crop sensor camera offering. the X100 series was the camera that first Fujifilm camera that caught my eye when I started looking into the mirrorless camera systems. When I had an opportunity to borrow the X100F, I was eager to try it out. I have decided to … Continue reading My initial impressions of the Fujifilm X100F

The Atrium, Perth

One Saturday morning in Perth with the 14mm f2.8 lens

As promised in a previous blog post, I've put together a series of images I took during a morning walk around Perth city a few weekends ago while the city was still asleep. I was try some architecture and street shooting with the lens and I was very pleased with the results of the 14mm … Continue reading One Saturday morning in Perth with the 14mm f2.8 lens

Como Jetty at sunset, WA

Wide Angle Lens Experience: Fujinon 14mm f2.8

This is the third and final part of my wide angle lens experience blog series. If you haven't read my two wide angle lens write-ups, you can find them here Laowa 9mm f2.8Fujinon 16mm f1.4 and f2.8 Today my focus is on the Fujinon 14mm f2.8. The lens that I ultimately bought and added to … Continue reading Wide Angle Lens Experience: Fujinon 14mm f2.8

London Court in Perth City, taken with the Fujinon 16mm f1.4

Wide Angle Lens Experience: Fujinon 16mm f2.8 and 16mm f1.4

If you haven’t read my first of the three wide angle lens write-ups, you can find the first one on my experiences with the Laowa 9mm f2.8 lens here. This is the part II of my 3 part series on my wide angle lens experience. Today, I focus on the the two 16mm offerings from … Continue reading Wide Angle Lens Experience: Fujinon 16mm f2.8 and 16mm f1.4

Cathedral Square, City of Perth

Wide Angle Lens Experience: Laowa 9mm f2.8

A few months ago I was fortunate enough to borrow a few Fujifilm X mount lens to experiment and play around with (thanks Camera Electronics) as I was interested in getting a wide angle lens to complement my current kit of Fujifilm camera lenses. There were a few reasons for expanding my kit to include … Continue reading Wide Angle Lens Experience: Laowa 9mm f2.8

Word on the street! – A street photographers’ story – John St

I like to consider myself a street photographer. I do all other sorts of photography - parties, events, travel, landscape, portraits and more. But what I love most is street photography. That is my central groove. It is my art. That is what got me into photography in the first place. It got me out … Continue reading Word on the street! – A street photographers’ story – John St

Portraits From Afar – International Mystery Man Edition – Robert Owen Jones

From time to time members of the Fuji X Aus community become members and then take up long term commitments in other countries. Some may even be forced to flee Australia for tax avoidance. We don’t ask too many questions. Fortunately, we are a forgiving bunch and allow these members to continue to be a … Continue reading Portraits From Afar – International Mystery Man Edition – Robert Owen Jones

Kevin Case – Perfecting Product Photography – Fuji X Aus

We have all done it. Dabbled I mean. No harm in trying things out, right? But sometimes, despite your efforts, it just doesn't feel like the genre suits you. Or you don’t suit the genre. I have dabbled in product photography when the need arises. And that is mostly to provide images for a blog … Continue reading Kevin Case – Perfecting Product Photography – Fuji X Aus

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