Photography Show NEC 2019

Mar 6th, 2019 Photography Kam Assi 3 min read

It’s that time of year again where we start thinking about annual Photography Show at the NEC Birmingham 16-19th March. The show now also incorporates The Video Show which demonstrates the huge change in the industry for professional photographers and it will be interesting to see how much more video content there is this year compared to 2018. I’ll be going along with my team…

Camera, Videos, Blogs..they’re back!

Mar 1st, 2019 Photography Kam Assi 1 min read

It’s been a while since I updated these pages, I had all good intentions of writing regularly when I first started and this blog seemed to be getting a lot of interaction. Unfortunately…or fortunately the workload got too heavy as it does every year and having taken on another two people to join the team I thought it would make my life a little easier,…

Sony A7sii, GH5 20mm lens and more new equipment

Oct 15th, 2018 Reviews Kam Assi 1 min read

It’s been a while since I’ve managed to update anything on the blog as the workload over the last few months has been intense. In amounts all of this I’ve purchased some new equipment, namely a 20mm Pancake Panasonic lens lumix-camera-lenses for the GH5, the Sony A7sii with a Sony 85mm prime lens  sony 85mm 1.8 an 85mm Canon lens canon/ef-85mm-f12l-ii-usm-lens for the C100 cinema camera…

Photography courses Bedford

Photography Courses Beginners-Advanced

Sep 9th, 2018 Learning and Education Kam Assi 1 min read

If you’re interested in enrolling on a Photography course check out the list of options at The Bedfordshire School of Photography site at: The next course starts Tuesday 25th September and I think the course is more or less full with spaces remaining for one or two more. It’s a 7 week course which can be extended to 15 weeks and is suitable for…

Photography courses Bedford

Learn traditional film photography

Sep 3rd, 2018 Learning and Education Kam Assi 5 min read

Before digital, photography was a very different art form. Many argue that over the years something has been lost in the new digital process. We’re now able to shoot thousands upon thousands of images and immediately look at our results. There was a time though, where photographers had to think carefully about every single press of the shutter. SD, XQD and Compact Flash cards allow…

Wedding photographers dressed smart

Time for wedding photographers to smarten up?

Aug 30th, 2018 Photography Kam Assi 2 min read

At a wedding my team and I shot last week the bride met us at the door of her parents house and said ‘Wow! You all look so smart”, there were four of us, two photographers and two videographers. That instant first impression on the day was made and from that moment on we were treated as professionals on the day, the fact we were…

The best SD Card Readers

Problems with Card Readers!

Aug 23rd, 2018 Photography Kam Assi 1 min read

I’ve purchased a fair few memory card readers over the years to download, CF, SD, MicroSD and XQD (Nikon D4s ) cards and I’m not sure if it’s me but I’ve never had one that’s lasted more than a year….they just seem to…stop! My last purchase was one from www.wexphotovideo made by Prospec Imaging, it’s lasted a matter of months and is no longer recognised by…

Guest Post: Creating a professional website for your business

Aug 15th, 2018 Photography Kam Assi 2 min read

We all know that having a professional looking website is one of the keys to running a small business as well as selling online. At theimagefile we have been creating beautiful looking, professional websites for UK based photographers since 2000. With our experience in the photographic industry, we understand how busy professional photographers are and that redesigning or create a whole new website from scratch can…

DJI Copilot box

NEW! DJI Copilot Boss Series

Aug 8th, 2018 Reviews Kam Assi 5 min read

Finally received the DJI Copilot a couple of days ago; dji-copilot/  I first came across this product at the stand a few months ago at the Media Show at Olympia where the rep spent a lot of time explaining this new portable drive. What makes this portable drive different to others is that you can insert SD and Micro SD cards and download files immediately and…

Sony Dictation Machine ICD-TX650

Sony ICD-TX650

Jul 25th, 2018 Reviews, Wedding Video Kam Assi 3 min read

Blogging….it’s time consuming! So it’s been a busy period since the last post but I’ll try and get one post up a week, in particular I’ll be reviewing a number of different products I’ve purchased this year. It’s been a mix of photography, video and drone equipment as well as a new ‘monster spec’ PC I had to purchase a couple of months ago that…