M-dash—Passion for the Business of Photography

Counter demonstration, EDL March - PH060112

I accept I had become too casual about my photography, and it was brought home to me covering recent news events.... more

English Defence League march, Nottingham - PH060098

As far as my equipment is concerned I am in the final stages of transition to just using a Fuji X system. I have... more

Ship-board photography - PE05008

I recently spent a pleasant week on a small ship, actually a working boat, enjoying a cruise along the Norwegian... more

It is not always difficult to engage and get permission! PG3100176

In a recent podcast Brookes Jenson, editor of "Lenswork"—the art photography magazine, discussed his analysis of... more

Fuji X-T1, wear and tear - PH010002

I am very happy with the Fuji X-T1, it does almost everything I need from a camera. So it works hard and I could... more

Teachers' strike, 2013 - MJ01007

As regular readers will know I am at an early stage of redeveloping my freelance photography and writing business... more

Life's work - LC240002

Here on M-dash I have often written on the importance of style and talking control of one's photography, one's life... more

Newspapers, in Sevilla - LJ14080

My challenge now is finding news and other stories for both my photography and writing. I need to rebuild my network... more

New start, back on track

As Easter approaches I am coming to the end of my sabbatical. I took a year off to properly understand the... more

Wholeheartedly Fuji X

All my none-Fuji cameras, lenses and accessories have gone; I have acted on my decision of a few weeks ago. It has... more

Editing workstation

I recently asked 'How many pixels are enough', that was about camera specifications and the requirements to make... more

French Patisserie, 4Mpixel - 69AC0777/2002

As I reshape my photography direction I have been prompted to think about what I need from my camera. The launch of... more

Camera shrine

Writing for this site means I read a lot of other articles, and associated comments, on blogs and other sites. I... more

Viewfind, front page

With the apparent demise of Demotix many photographers of news are looking for a new agency or library. Viewfind... more

Build on previous success

Time to get started. With the new year has come some decisions. I now have a strategy for my relaunched photographic... more


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