Landscape photography is about being in the right place, at the right time in the right weather conditions; so knowing what conditions are forecast is really important. I have tried lots of weather forecast apps and sites, but the one I keep using – and I find to be the most acurate – is www.windy.com
It was an eventful trip to the Isle of Harris this autumn; the 2.5 hour ferry crossing was a challenge due to the extreme windy conditions (ferry was cancelled the day before we sailed and I think the day after!), but once there it was a productive trip….
I don’t generally enter many competitions, but this year thought would have a go with the Outdoor Photography of the Year competition and it seems 8 images made the shortlist! But it wasn’t to be….
Sometimes, after years brought into a camera system, you realise you just don’t like the camera anymore. You can’t really say why, but on an emotional level there is no joy left. I found this after upgrading my Nikon to the latest model (Nikon D800e) – so what went wrong…