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Cosford Airshow Pictures

I made the annual trip to Cosford this year for the 2016 Cosford Airshow, but with the family in tow this time. It only took 20 minutes before the protests of boredom started so I had a little less time to spend on the photography and a lot less money after they’d cleaned me out on the funfair. I’ve yet to get a really good day at Cosford for the weather, grey clouds always seem to be the norm which […]

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Fujifilm XF 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 Lens for Zoo Photography

Now I’ve had a bit more time with the Fujifilm XF 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 I’m beginning to appreciate its positives for my style of zoo photography (quick shots hand held whilst being hastled by my small children!). Let’s get the negatives out of the way first. I still don’t trust the autofocus to get a shot if there is a lot of movement going on. WIth my Nikon setup I knew I could raise the camera to my eye, focus in a […]

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Fuji 100-400 Lens at Chester Zoo

I had the chance today to try out the new Fuji 100-400 zoom at Chester Zoo. Initial thoughts are the weight saving over my current NIkon kit is very welcome, but the autofocus is limiting in some circumstances. More to follow. [justified_image_grid ng_tags_gallery=20160410 row_height=300]

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