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Heptonstall Festival 2013

On September 21st the West Yorkshire village of Heptonstall hosted a fantastic festival with various live acts and stalls selling local food. With my pro photographer friend Craig Shaw, I spent about 8 hours walking around taking photos armed with my X100 and X-E1. My go to lens for this kind of event is Fuji’s […]

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A Fisheye View

Samyang 8mm f2.8 fisheye

Fisheyes are an interesting and exotic breed of lens. They offer a super-wide, uncorrected view of the world, often covering a field of view as great as 180º. Whether used to exploit their characteristic distortion or as a software corrected wide prime, a fisheye is a great photographic tool. Samyang 8mm f2.8 UMC fisheye The […]

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Fuji Gear Review

The Right Stuff

There’s no denying that Fuji’s retro styled cameras are things of beauty as well as incredibly powerful photographic tools. With that in mind, when it comes to customising them to personalise and improve their ergonomics, it behooves us to complement rather than degrade that classic look. The X100 Spoiled Me I got my X100 secondhand […]

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Armley Mills

Spinning Mule, 23mm, f4, 1/20 sec  This past weekend I had the opportunity to explore Armley Mills, an industrial heritage museum on the outskirts of Leeds in West Yorkshire, England. With a plethora of old machinery preserved inside including the amazing spinning mule, pictured above, the mill is a treasure trove. It was fairly dark […]

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Onomichi City

Onomichi is a small city in southern Japan that lies on the coast of the Seto inland sea in Hiroshima Prefecture. It’s famous for its many temples and steep narrow streets. I took these photos while exploring the city in early November 2011 with my Nikon D7000. I had my 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 zoom with me but […]

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Welcome to Light Priority

Welcome to Light Priority, a place to showcase, sell and talk about my photography and gear. I’m still in the process of fleshing out the site so don’t be surprised if new sections pop-up, disappear or get moved around. Hopefully you’ll join me on this journey as I try and turn my hobby into more […]

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