A Profoto flash lit environmental portrait of a circus performer from Giffords Circus captured with the Olympus 40-150mm f2.8 on the Olympus EM-5 mk2

Running away with the Olympus circus.

My schedule has been manic at the moment, I've been away on shoots 19 days of this month.  I'm not going to pretend it's a walk in the park but the truth is I wouldn't change it for anything. To me being Olympus principal photographer is an honour and a privilege, whether I'm shooting an ad or … [Read More...]

Bournemouth Pier shot with the Olympus 7-14mm f2.8 Pro Zoom

Horses for courses, and something fishy at the seaside !

  With the awful weather we’ve had so far in the run up to summer, a few of my friends have said that it may as well be winter. Well, I happen to agree – but for quite a different reason. A couple of blue boxes have arrived from Olympus recently, which makes me as excited as a kid on … [Read More...]

The Big Dog Guide to Photography iOS APP home screen

The New Big Dog iOS APP – It has Serious Bite !

  It’s been all systems go here at Team McGillicuddy HQ. We've been at  The Photography Show, where we showed quite a few surprises as Olympus once again took centre stage at the country’s biggest imaging event, and we've been at  this month’s Big Shoot Experience, which was  held at the … [Read More...]

A still life set designed and built to show the capability of the new Olympus OM-D EM-5 mk2 in 40mp Hi res mode, lit with Hedler continuous lighting and shot through the Olympus 45mm f1.8

Bigger, better, badder little Olympus

Just a VERY quick post... and I may live to regret it but I'm so enamoured with the 40mp Hi res shooting facility on the Olympus OM-D EM-5 mk2 that I thought I'd share a couple of shots. Its a while since I last shot still life commercially but this new camera has even got me building sets … [Read More...]