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Supermoon and super moonlight

Here in Oxfordshire in January we had a supermoon.  It’s where the moon is closer to the earth than normal, so it’s very bright. The supermoon sky was clear so it gave me a chance to set up my Panasonic 100-300mm lens on a tripod and take some lunar portraits.  I used a focal length […]

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Up close and personal: Part 3

Welcome to the first Gale Photography blog post of 2018! Yesterday I was fine-tuning and timing my new “Macro Photography” talk.  I reckoned it was looking and sounding pretty good, but I felt the ending needed a theme.  Macro photography can be done anywhere, so I set myself a little challenge.  It was to spend […]

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Happy Christmas from Derek at Gale Photography

It’s that time of the year again.  The time where we review the year gone by and look forward to the year to come.  First though, for some, we have the celebration that is Christmas. Photographing Christmas trees is a bit harder than you think.  You need to balance the ambient light and the tree […]

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