Close-up: Nikon D5 Video Options

Nikon’s first full-frame DSLR to sport 4K video recording comes with many useful video-specific features. We take a closer look. 4K video has finally come to Nikon’s pro-grade “D” series of cameras. Nikon has added additional controls and clever extras to make shooting and output easier. In the following article we examine the options available to the...
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Behind the Scenes: World Cup Final

Sports photographer Eddie Keogh recalls photographing the all-important Germany-Argentina clash of 2014   Germany’s Mario Goetze lifts the World Cup trophy after the 2014 World Cup final against Argentina at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro July 13, 2014. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh   I felt very privileged to be part of the Reuters photo team...
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Fixation Team: Michele Channer

In this edition of our team blog we head to the top – general manager Michele Channer has been in her role since February and is overseeing all sorts of exciting developments for the company’s future. We caught up with Michele to talk about Fixation, its partnership with Wex, and the twenty-six years she has...
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28 Years | The Fixation Showcase

October & November sees the East London photography festival, Photomonth come to Fixation. An exclusive showcase featuring iconic images spanning over 40 years will be on display in our reception. These prints have been generously donated over the years from our customers and we’re proud to celebrate their art and diversity. The images cover an...
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Behind the scenes: Puppeteers’ Colony

Susannah Ireland travels to West Delhi to photograph a fascinating and threatened community   General view of the Kathputli slum colony of New Delhi, India, December 10th, 2014. All images by Susannah Ireland   Recently I embarked upon a photo essay documenting the lives and activities of residents in the Kathputli (or Puppeteers’) Colony, a community...
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Photokina 2016: Camera Highlights

Didn’t make it to this year’s Photokina show? We’ve picked through all the releases to give you the highlights from this year’s event.   Fujifilm announces new medium-format mirrorless system One of the biggest announcements at this year’s show came from Fujifilm, namely the development of new mirrorless medium-format system. The new Fujifilm GFX system will...
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Close-up: Fuji X-T2 AF system

Fujifilm’s X-T2 arrived with an overhauled AF system and a strong focus on moving subjects. We take a closer look. Although Fujifilm’s X-T2 may look similar on the surface to the previous X-T1, there are number of refinements to what’s going on inside. The autofocus system is one area that’s received considerable attention. Some of...
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Fixation at Photomonth 2016

October will be a busy time for photographers in the capital, and Fixation will be getting involved with several of the scheduled events.  Not only are we one of the open gallery venues for East London’s Photography Festival, Photomonth, we are also a sponsor of the prestigious AOP awards and are co-funding the BPPA exhibition,  “Assignments...
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AquaTech Arrives at Fixation

Fixation is proud to announce its official status as the sole repairer of AquaTech products in Europe   For those who shoot in wet, windy and challenging environments, AquaTech products are an essential. The range includes underwater sport housings that allow cameras to be submerged; soft blimps that minimise background noise for shooting video on location,...
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Wimbledon Photo Competition Winner

Congratulations to our competition winner Peter Tarry. His image was chosen by critically acclaimed Sports Photographer, Bob Martin. Bob says “the picture is a very good reaction shot. Nice clean background and just the right moment” Peter is a contributing photographer to The Sunday Times. To see more of his work visit his website and instagram. Peter...
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