Myanmar Photo Tour 2019

Our Leica Akademie trip to Myanmar was a whole heap of fun; it’s a terrific country for…

Craig Semetko Workshop – Guest Images

Last month we hosted a visit to Australia by Craig Semetko, one of Leica’s top street…

The New Leica SL2 – A First Look

The Invisible Tripod by Nick Rains It’s finally here, the long awaited update to one of my…

Mossman Gorge Portrait – Behind the Scenes

During our recent trip up to Far North Queensland our Akademie group had the opportunity to shoot…

Daintree Photo Tour 2019

Leica Akademie Australia, in partnership with Accor Plus, recently took a group of keen…

Cockatoo Island Workshop Gallery

Bill Green recently ran an available light photography workshop on Cockatoo Island in Sydney with…

Tasmania Trip

Tasmania 2019 In March Leica Akademie took a group of guests to Tasmania for a five day trip,…

Manfred Baumann Workshop

On February 10 2019 Leica Akademie Australia was proud to host a one-off workshop by celebrity…

Cuba Photo Tour

Nick Rains recently took a small group of keen photographers to Cuba which, as you might imagine,…

Motion Blur

Akademie Instructor Nick Rains recently created four short videos on Motion Blur - what it is and…

Greece and Wetzlar Photo Tour

Our most recent Akademie trip was to Greece (Milos, Athens and Meteora) followed by an extension…

Red Centre Tour 2018

A gallery of images from our recent Red Centre Tour presented in partnership with Accor Plus.

Bokeh – the classic Leica Look

Akademie Instructor Nick Rains recently created three short videos on Bokeh - what it is, what…

New Zealand Photo Tour 2018

New Zealand 2018 Photo Tour Gallery A full gallery from our 2018 Queenstown excursions can be seen…

Cambodia Photo Tour 2017

Cambodia - Siem Reap. The temples around Angkor Wat in Cambodia would have to be one of my…

The Leica CL – first impressions of the new family member.

Leica CL Peter Karbe, Leica's head of optical design, is quoted as saying " If Oskar Barnak would…

Photo Basics – Apertures

Wide apertures like f1.4 limit the focus to only the eyes - Banda Neira, M(240). 50mm Summilux.…

Photo Basics – Shutter Speeds

Kimberley. Leica M. 1/1000 sec at f4 At the opening of the new Leica Store in Sydney I ran a…

Iceland 2016

Some of the many images we shot on the recent Akademie trip to Iceland. All images by Principal…

Six things you might not know about photography

Shutter speeds, apertures, focal lengths, camera brands, post processing tricks - these are all…

Atmosphere

  Atmosphere in Photographs by Nick Rains