All posts by Simon

Winter Is Coming

Autumn, my favourite season, is all but over. With the recent winds of Storm Arwen, most of the stunningly colourful leaves were forcefully removed from the branches and the descent into Winter began. Although Winter doesn’t officially begin until the winter solstice (December 21st), I think most people perceive the end of the visible signs … Read more Winter Is Coming

Working Distances

The Problem Before moving to full-frame digital photography, my dedicated macro lens – the Nikon Micro-Nikkor 40mm f/2.8G – had been my only macro kit. The lens itself is phenomenally sharp and has been a stalwart in delivering exceptional shots for nearly 10 years. I wrote in this post (Super Macro) about the challenge I … Read more Working Distances