PFK photo shoot

Discussion in 'Photography' started by George Farmer, 30 Aug 2007.

  1. George Farmer

    George Farmer Founder Staff Member

    I recently had Neil Hepworth visit to take some photos of my latest aquascape. He is the regular photographer for Practical Fishkeeping magazine. Neil's photos will appear alongside a feature I'm writing on my aquarium.

    I thought some of you guys may be interested to see some of the gear he uses.

    Neil uses a Canon 5D. Not sure on the lenses but I know they cost more than the camera.

    Again, no idea on the flashes etc.

    Neil will be sending me a DVD with all the images, of which I have permission to share some low-res shots.

    Anyway, a photo paints more words...


    And here is Graeme Edwards, fellow UKAPS founder, with his Canon 350D.


    About 8 months ago, Neil took some photos of my 2.5 gal. Iwagumi for the magazine. They are featured in the Sept issue of PFK in my step-step article for this nano.

    Full shot

    Full shot with ripple effect (using hairdryer)

    Close up of Microrasbora nana

    Me and the tank to get a sense of scale
  2. Dan Crawford

    Dan Crawford Founder Staff Member

    Daventry, Northants
    that is some pretty impressive kit he has there, looking forward to seeing it in the magazine!
  3. Fred Dulley

    Fred Dulley Member

    Cardiff, Wales
    That's awesome, George!
    I like it how one tube was left in to create a back drop affect.
  4. zig

    zig Member

    Dublin Ireland
    Nice collection of shots George, I need a new camera :(

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