Frequently Asked Questions (14off)

11. What is my studio gear?

  • June 16, 2013

My studio gear consist of many different strange pieces of equipment for example; I have  two working benches, one of which adjusts in height and is a very handy. My studio lighting is the "Bowens Streamlite Cold System". This system is ideal for my type of work as opposed to the original conventional systems which get very hot. A cold system preserves the live of the subjects and species. I also...

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12. Do I have a studio?

  • June 16, 2013

Yes I do have a studio which is strictly used for photographing natural history and wildlife subjects and species. Some of you may have already heard my pet saying "I don't do people". If you ever consider having a go at natural history studio work can I please ask you make a very serious and conscious pledge to yourself before proceeding. This being to always use the correct lighting equipment and...

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13. Do I Use Camouflage Clothing?

  • January 25, 2013

The answer to the above question is without question, "YES". Camouflage clothing can sometimes be very controversial and also very expensive, especially if you don’t really need any. I personally use two different types, one called “Advantage Timber” and supplied by “Wildlife Watching Supplies”  and another by “Stealth Gear” who agreed to sponsor me for a period of time. These have...

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14. What is my main gear?

  • January 25, 2013

For many years now, in fact since 1994 I have used Canon and of course in those days it was all about film until around 2004 when it was time for me to test the quality results of Fuji Provia film V the digital technology incorporated in the cameras of the day. At present my main camera is the new most brilliantly designed "Eos 1Dx" followed very closely by my "Eos 1D MKIV'". My "Eos 1Ds MKIII'" which...

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