Photo Friday ‘Water’ Winner – Elyssa


What camera did you use? Nikon D7000
 What settings did you use? 105mm, 1/250sec, f/16, ISO200
 What inspired this shot? The 100th anniversary of the Titanic. With seeing the advertisement on tv of its 100th anniversary, it got me thinking of ways to portray such a powerful event into an image.
 Did you edit this image, if so […]

Photo Friday ‘Purple’ Winner – Drew

Drew Hopper

What camera did you use? Canon 40D and Canon 10-22mm wide angle.
What settings did you use? Bulb exposure, f/16, ISO 100, daylight white balance
What inspired this shot? This shot was taken a couple of years ago and I guess the inspiration was from the new Hoya NDx400 9-stop filter I had just purchased before my […]

Matthew Ball – Made Famous!

Matthew Ball

When Camera House launched its Make Me Famous competition on their Facebook page, little did they realise that the winner would be such a talented photographer, Perth teenager Matthew Ball.

Photo Friday 100s & 1000s Winner – Peter


What camera did you use? I took this with my Canon EOS 450D with my Canon EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM lens. Which was all bought through Camera House in Croydon.
What settings did you use? Exposure: 1/13sec, ISO: ISO-800, F-stop: f/5, Focal length: 46mm, No Flash.
What inspired this shot? I work as a doctor in […]

What Happens In Vegas… Part 2!

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Of course the big news from Canon was their entry into the mirrorless camera race with the G1X (check out Hot Gear for details). However Canon also revealed a few more surprises, including the new Canon PIXMA PRO-1 Professional Inkjet Printer and two new cameras in the Powershot ELPH range. So what was so great […]

What Happens In Vegas… Part 1!

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CES (consumer electronics show) is the one exception to the old adage: what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas. In the case of CES the tech that makes its debut at the convention makes soundwaves all over the world as journos trumpet the latest technological advances on show.
Now in its 45th year, CES dishes up […]

Gardens In Focus

Making macro magic at the Royal Botanic Gardens…

Photo Friday ‘In The Garden’ Winner – Elyssa

What camera did you use?
Nikon D7000
What settings did you use?
18-55mm 3.5-5.6, f/4, 1/100sec, ISO 100
What inspired this shot?
The beautiful weather inspired me to go out into the garden and take snaps. It was also great timing for the butterfly to land on the Cone Flower.
Did you edit this image, if so what did you do […]

Canon EOS 5D MkIII Vs 5D MkII

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Last Friday was the announcement of the long awaited Canon 5D Mark III and we have just been lucky enough to have a chat with Canon and a hands on look at this exciting new model to really dive into the nitty gritty of what this camera brings offers in comparison to it’s predecessor the […]

Through the lens of our winner Chris

Chris Wiewiora

What camera did you use? Nikon D90 (Voigtlander 58mm f/1.4 + macro extention tube)

What settings did you use? The exposure was 0.006 sec (1/160), aperture f/16 (lowest possible), ISO 320, manual mode (extention tube), manual focus, and manual external flash

What inspired this shot? Shaw a macro image on flickr I liked which inspired me to […]