I have definatly been a very lucky lucky lady the last week. I was recently given the oppertunity to get a brand new camera. At the studio, we work with amazing highend (& heavy) camera gear and sometimes (especially on my days off) I wished I had a compact camera that I could just pop in my bag and carry with me everywhere my feet go …………….. and now I do and it’s delightful.
There are so many things I love about my new Fuji Finepix and putting all the tech specs aside one of the biggest thing is its Retro look.
For me as a photographer I have two very nostalgic cameras, one the Pentax MESuper which was the very first SLR camera I brought with my first casual job and the second, the first digital camera I owned – a Fuji Finepix s304 which my partner at the time bought back from Japan and it was the newest and most exciting thing ever.
So it only seems fit that the Fuji Finepix X100 was meant to be…………..
It is always nice to hang out in the sun and even more enjoyable when you are doing it with your friends. Last Monday I headed to GOMA to catch up with my gorgeous mates from New Zealand. While Mr. Max explored the grounds for treasures with his Dad, I was able to capture some sweet smiles from baby Joni while she chilled out with her Mumma. Most times when working with my families, I spend ages trying to get the little ones to lay down on their tummies and smile but monday was a different story…. the best family photo was taken while everyone was lying down on their back, watching the sky and pretending they were upside down beetles………. There’s a treasure…