iPad vs iPhone vs Macbook Pro

Posted by on 29 December, 2010 at 8:44 pm

I’ve been a very lucky chap this Christmas, and after months of saying I don’t need one, I was given an iPad (32Gb WiFi only) ! What a brilliant gift to get, but I was a little sceptical about how useful it would be. After all, I have a decent Mac laptop, and I have […]

Scott Kelby, Digital Photography

Posted by on 9 April, 2010 at 9:53 pm

Whilst browsing in Waterstones this weekend I was pleased to find another volume from Scott Kelby. I have bought both of the earlier books, all entitled ‘The Digital Photography Book’ and have to say I’ve learned heaps from them. The style of writing is so easy to read and the tips and information priceless for […]

provisiondirect, buy video camera, camcorder purchase

Posted by on 23 February, 2010 at 8:31 pm

Today I was caught up with the need to buy a decent camcorder and a few accessories. In the past we have used Sony HVR-Z1 cameras (the same used on the BBC Blast tour) which are well featured and durable, and produce great shots for video work. Sadly, they are now discontinued, and although there […]

BBC Essex News Imagery

Posted by on 7 January, 2010 at 11:35 pm

So the UK is in a big freezer compartment right now, and everywhere is pretty much covered with various levels of snow. As usual, the entire country grinds to a halt, when other countries, more regularly doused in the white stuff, seem to cope admirably well. I guess we’re just not used to inclement weather […]

Access iPhone Backup, recover files from iPhone backup

Posted by on 12 September, 2008 at 10:14 pm

It was bound to happen sooner or later. I took a photo with my phone and used the image as the wallpaper for when the phone is locked. However, I completely overlooked this when I deleted the original image from the camera roll. This meant I had an image in place but no way of […]