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What would you like to read about at Lightism?

I’m putting the question to you. All the readers and subscribers. Tell us what you would like to see discussed, reviewed or taught here and we will do our very best. Head over to our facebook page and have your say

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When love breaks down: Why I sold my mirrorless camera

  I’m featured on our sister blog; Inmybag which promotes a different photographer each day. Checkout my controversial post: When love breaks down: Why I sold my mirrorless camera    

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Why ‘older’ photographers are probably better Photographers

  The young may well oppose this view, but then, thats their job, to question. But its true and there is a reason. The old timers grew up using film. When you have a limited amount of shots you can make in your camera, you will value each shot. Today with digital we just rattle […]

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Merry Christmas Everyone from us at Lightism

We will take a short break until the New year where we will bring you some exciting and informative posts. In the mean time our love to you and yours. Have fun. Martin and Simon LIGHTISM

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If a Photograph isn’t Printed … it does not exist

  Surprised? Disagree even? some will, but in a bold statement I will say if you do disagree … You are wrong. Here is why. Firstly let me qualify my statement, I am referring to digital Photographs here of course. Until (if ever) they are printed they do not exist. Think about it. What is […]

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Telephoto Lens for Landscapes?

  Hi Quick post today. The question that forms the title here today is one I often get, usually more of a surprised remark than a question. I get this because in case you haven’t noticed I am firstly a Landscape Photographer. Though I do other work also, primarily I shoot landscapes and people are […]

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All the best Photographers are Ruthless People

Hello Again, welcome back. Sorry I am late this week. I had to go to London for the opening of the Landscape Photographer of the Year exhibition and Waterloo station. Its free to view by the way and open until the end of December. The images are found on the upper level nest to the […]

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Go on, ask me .. whats the best camera?

  I know I know, yawn .. this again? well maybe it is but this time you will get a different kind of answer. In my experience when people begin to develop an interest in Photography the most common question is ‘What camera should I buy?’ I get asked this A LOT! so I am […]

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Some wonderful news …

  Hi All Im happy to be able to tell you today that yours truly here had a little success and I should share it. I was very honoured to be placed as a finalist in this years UK Landscape Photographer of the Year and have an image commended by the judges. The image will […]

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The Glitch? … how the mistake is becoming cool

I was going through my email this week, I get a lot of emails from the organisations that I deal with for my stock images, to whom I submit. One of those is the well known Getty Images. Usually I am not so fussy about reading these mails but this weeks gave direction to a […]

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