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Blog by Andrew Aveley 

Blog by Andrew Aveley

Blog by Andrew Aveley – This is the area of the website that Andrew shares his thoughts, storys and all things related to photography. It is based on the 21 years of personal and practical epxerince he has in multiple genres of Photogrphy and Image developments. He also share details of Safaris and Photography Workshops he hosts in Southern Africa.

Canon R5 and RF 100-500 Lens Review

Canon R5 and RF 100-500 Lens Review

Canon R5 and RF 100-500 Lens Review Canon R5 and Canon RF 100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM. During a recent Safari Andrew tested this combination for Wildlife for a full week non stop in Mana Pools. From walking safaris to driving on a vehicle, the Canon R5 and Canon RF...

Canon EF Lens and R6 for birds

Canon EF Lens and R6 for birds

Canon EF Lens and R6 for great bird photography I have been field testing the Canon EOS R 6 Mirrorless camera since it was launched in the start of July 2020. I have also only have had a few lenses that I could test the camera with as the new RF lens options have not...

My Expert Review Canon R6 Auto Focus

My Expert Review Canon R6 Auto Focus

  My Expert Review Canon R6 Auto Focus   Join Andrew Aveley for part three of his review of the Canon R6 Auto Focus where he answers questions about specific points raised by friends and social media followers about various basic aspects of this new Canon R6...

My Expert Review Canon R6 – Technicals

My Expert Review Canon R6 – Technicals

My Expert Review Canon R6 - Technicals   My Expert Review Canon R6 - Technicals. Join Andrew Aveley for part two of his review of the Canon EOS R6 where he answers questions about specific points raised by friends and social media followers about various basic...

My Expert  Review Canon R6

My Expert Review Canon R6

My Expert Review Canon R6 Ergonomics  My Expert Review Canon R6 Ergonomics is part one of the series of short reviews Andrew Aveley is going to be doing on the Canon R6. This is based on the several weeks of shooting he has been fortunate to do in and around his...

Canon R6 and a Half Collared Kingfisher

Canon R6 and a Half Collared Kingfisher

Canon R6 Photos of a Half Collared Kingfisher  Canon R6 Photos of a Half Collared Kingfisher is one of the fasted little birds I have ever managed to photograph in my home town of Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa. So I thought, how better to try and test the new...

Canon R6 testing autofocus

Canon R6 testing autofocus

Canon R 6 Images Canon R 6 Images - As I have published before, I am doing a field test of the new Canon R6. Here are a series of images in my first full outing to do a test specifically on the auto focus and moving subjects. I have included all the specifications of...

Incredible Leica Freedom Train

Incredible Leica Freedom Train

Incredible Leica Freedom Train   I came upon and interesting story recently about the founders of the Leica company. This below is an excerpt from the article and is not my own words. The Incredible Leica Freedom Train was a rescue effort in which hundreds of...

Canon R6 Autofocus

Canon R6 Autofocus

Canon R6 Autofocus Canon R6 Autofocus - Hello everyone! Here are the first real world images (screengrabs) of an early Canon R6 camera on South African soil by a non-Canon employee. I have been privileged to be asked by Canon South Africa and Roger Machin, to give it...

Bird Identification Quiz

Bird Identification Quiz

Bird Identification Quiz Bird Identification Quiz - As photographers many of us are also closet twitchers (Birding Fanatics) I have taken a group of images that I have captured in South Africa, Botswana and a few in Kenya. The idea is to see how many you can correctly...