Christmas Day Trip to Paris

We enjoyed a wonderfully festive (and nippy) day in Paris which got us both into the Christmas spirit. It was actually rather cold to hold the camera to take shots and it was very busy so I didn’t take as many photographs as I thought I would (mind you this is the best of 616…

In the Press

The first article featuring my OnePlus 5 photography is now online on the OnePlus Lab.  They have chosen a moody shot I took across the beach at Wells next the Sea.  In my opinion this isn’t a personal best but it does illustrate the zoom capability of the OnePlus 5.  It’s really interesting and fun to…

What it’s not about

OK so today I went out for a run… This run was not about how long it’s been since I have been out to run. It’s not about how busy I have been. It’s not about the weather or any health related issues. It is about the fact that I have been out, all runs…

OnePlus 5 – 2 weeks on

I have had my OnePlus5 for two weeks now and have to say I a very impressed. Having the challenge of taking numerous photos for OnePlus has helped me to think about what I can capture and to put the camera through it’s paces. We’ve had three busy weekends celebrating Richards birthday so there has…

Sunset at Wells next the Sea

Test video using my new OnePlus 5 (review coming soon).  Such a beautiful sunset in a beautiful part of the world.  

An Android Convert?

I received my OnePlus 5 goody bag on Friday following my win in the OnePlus 5 Photography Competition. OnePlus were very generous. I received: OnePlus 5 128GB 8GB Black silicon case OnePlus Travel Backpack As mentioned before I have only had experience of a stock Android phone with the entry level phone that work provided…

A lovely* experience

Well, I have to confess that even though I have not received my OnePlus 5 yet, nor have I started my new role as OnePlus Photographer, I am still having a lovely experience. The response from Social Media has been very nice and people have been kind and pleasant. I have received notes on Instagram, Twitter…

Exciting news!

Today my interests collided and I cannot be more excited!  As you know I am an avid photographer and also a big fan of technology. Well, rather unexpectedly this happened… OnePlus announce their new flagship smartphone on the 20th June –  The OnePlus 5.  The OnePlus Lab announced a couple weeks ago that they were…

Hell just might freeze over 

Anyone who knows me well (and not that well but well enough to know my online opinions), will know that I am fully signed up to the cult of Apple. I have been for years.  I love the devices.  I love the operating system.  I love the thought and attention to detail.  I admire the…