Tagged: ephotozine

Weathering The Storm 5

HiTech v Lee Big Stopper review

Some time ago I did a brief tutorial on the HiTech big stopper (note this is their New version that isn’t subject to IR contamination). As I mentioned I only bought the HiTech as the LEE had such a long lead time, however I kept my order on with the LEE as I wasn’t convinced with the HiTech. Cost HiTech = £69.99 LEE = £100 Winner = HiTech Lead Times LEE 7 Months HiTech 5 days Winner = HiTech Construction HiTech = CR39 LEE = Glasss The LEE gives slightly better clarity of image (you can’t really see it at...

Once upon a time. 0

..To post or not to post (on photosharing websites)

For some time I’ve been considering whether or not to post on photosharing sites designed for photographers (eg Flickr, 500px and ePhotozine). After a lot of thought, I’ve decided to pull back somewhat from my activity on these sites. I have asked myself, Why do I continue to post on the photosharing sites? When was the last time another photographer bought an image? When I gave it thought, it was for the commebts to improve my work, but comments fall ito two camps “wow what a great image” or occasionally “I don’t like this type of image” neither of which...