Photography articles & Tips

Here you can read and browse all my articles, tips and tutorials

In my blog you’ll find a variety of articles about photography with tips, tutorials, stories and latest information about me and my workshops.

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A rare phenomenon

Read the fascinating story of how I photographed this rare event and how the subsequent image went viral in the world media.

Kase K9 Filters

After using Kase Filters extensively on several photography trips around the world, I have written a full Kase Filters review and comparison.

Lofoten in winter

In these two videos I take you to six wonderful locations in Lofoten and explain how I composed the photos I took and show you the final images.
Olympus OMD E-M1X - BTCC

A Day With The Olympus OM-D E-M1X Mirrorless Camera

This blog is really a tale of two stories. One involving a day spent using the latest Olympus OM-D E-M1X mirrorless camera and the other a day spent as a guest of Olympus in conjunction with the British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) Power Maxed Racing (PMR) team on qualifying day at Oulton Park 29th June 2019.

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MY TOP TEN IMAGES OF 2018 - Melvin Nicholson Photography

My Top Ten Images of 2018

WELCOME to my Top Ten Images of 2018 and a brief explanation of the images and why I took them. This year I have decided to include the images that not only stand out as being some of the best work that I have had the pleasure to photograph but also base my choices on how I felt at the time when I clicked the shutter button.

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Sunset, Lake Wakatipu from Bennett's Bluff, Queenstown, New Zealand
New Zealand

New Zealand Photography Tour Review – Sept 2018

New Zealand for a lot of people is number one on their bucket list of destinations to visit with a camera and having myself travelled there twice previously, the first time in 2003 as a young, free and single adventurous backpacker and again as a wannabe landscape photographer in 2008, I was desperate to return and ten years later I did.

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