I've been using the Sony 50mm FE 1.8 Lens now for almost a month, so I decided to share some of my thoughts on it and some examples scenarios to show how it performed with sample photos.
I've just picked up a new lens recently, the Sony FE 50mm 1.8 Its the first Sony lens I've purchased since owning the a7ii for over a year now, so I thought I would put it through its paces on the streets of Chiang Mai, Thailand. So far I am pretty pleased with it, its [...]
I hve been trying out the cine4 and cine2 picture profiles on the Sony a7ii, and I made this video in the process. I don't have much experince editing video so it was a new challenge and I am semi-pleased with how it came out, I learnt lots in the process so I have a [...]
http://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Photos/n-pfXZ5/i-9MZBvMn/A Chiang Mai is jam-packed with temples, you will find one around practically every corner as there are over 200 temples of various sizes within the city! Here is a list of some of the more notable ones that are worth a visit. Wat Phra That Doi Suthep This one is located outside [...]
http://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Portfolio/i-sPRnTBc/A The street parade during the Yi Peng festival in Chiang Mai had a huge variety of acts through out it. Here are some of the dancers and the wonderful colour palette of there clothes.
Yi Peng Festival http://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Portfolio/i-B3wKhTx/A Over the past few days there has been a festival on in Chiang Mai which is held over the time of a full moon. Hundreds of lanterns are launched into the air, each has a small candle and the heat from the flame gives the lanterns there lift. You can [...]