My PC has died

After over 5 years of 24/7 faithful service the motherboard has given up. I have been thinking about upgrading for a while as my old machine never ran Photoshop that well, it was running Vista 32bit on an AMD quad core with 4Gb of RAM, not ideal. Don’t get me wrong is wasn’t a cart …

Water Drops 102

So you want to know more? The plastic bag method is quick and easy, but not very easy to control or accurate to be honest, but it is honestly more fun to start with the basics. If you are planning on doing more than just the one water drop shoot its well worth building yourself …

Water Drops 101

I have been promising a detailed how to guide on water drop photography for a long time to many people, so I decided to actually start writing one. I will start with the simplest methods and end up explaining how to build a computerised water drop controller. So what makes a nice water drop photo, …

Because shit happens

The way we take photographs today means we rarely have a printed copy of all of our photos. What would you do if you lost all the photos of your wedding or your childs first birthday? I know everyone knows you should back up your images, but do you keep a backup, or is it …