APEXEL 16mm Wide Angle Lens

A quick look at the ‘APEXEL Professional 4K Wide Lens with Circular polarizing filter’. This clip-on lens is available from Amazon and plenty of other online retailers for around $25 AUD. http://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B01KOB032O. What is it? This Apexel lens is designed to augment the built in camera on your smartphone. When you clip this lens onto your phone and over your existing smartphone lens you will … Continue reading APEXEL 16mm Wide Angle Lens

Photo Walks in a Virtual World Pt. 4 – Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild

The Nintendo Switch. Since I watched the first teaser advert that Nintendo released I was excited at the prospect of what this console could do. I followed the hype, watched the release and read the reviews with anticipation of one-day purchasing one for myself. Friends purchased and recommended them. Reviewers reviewed, and they were glowing, updates came from Nintendo which fixed some of the minor … Continue reading Photo Walks in a Virtual World Pt. 4 – Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild

Photo Walks in a Virtual World Pt. 3 – Red Dead Redemption

My previous ‘Photo Walks in a Virtual World’ (PWVW) posts have been focused on Grand Theft Auto 5. This is primarily because few other games have inspired me to go about taking photos in-game quite like GTAV and partly because I felt few games really did the in-game camera as well as GTAV (at the time). Since my last PWVW post, I have picked up … Continue reading Photo Walks in a Virtual World Pt. 3 – Red Dead Redemption

Photo Walks in a Virtual World Pt. 2 – Grand Theft Auto 5 (PC Release)

This was originally posted on an old site in early 2017. It’s been a few years since my last post about my adventures with the Snapmatic camera within GTA5.  The previous entry was all shots from the PS3 version of the game. The subsequent PC release proved to be too tempting to resist and once I had fitted a graphics card worthy of the title I was … Continue reading Photo Walks in a Virtual World Pt. 2 – Grand Theft Auto 5 (PC Release)

Photo Walks in a Virtual World Pt. 1 – Grand Theft Auto 5 (PS3)

This post was originally written and posted in 2013 on an old site. I’m sure you’re aware of Grand Theft Auto, the notorious gaming series that is now synonymous with open world exploration and gaming events to make your mother cry. Well, the latest version is still all the things it was before, it’s crude, crazy and perpetually violent. I’ve put a good number of hours into … Continue reading Photo Walks in a Virtual World Pt. 1 – Grand Theft Auto 5 (PS3)