Posts by Stu Hastie

Techy Thursdays - Lifestyle

Techy Thursdays - Lifestyle

Shooting the fly-fishing lifestyle – while it may not be the most artistic of genres – is often the most rewarding. Some of my personal favourite images fit nicely into this category, and remind me of the journey, the friendships I've made and the adventures we've shared. You don't need to exercise any great technical brilliance or have a perfectly sharp image, so long as you connect with your audience so they can relate to the image..... Read more

by Stu Hastie on 12/24/2015
Techy Thursdays - Grip & Grins

Techy Thursdays - Grip & Grins

When your mate's just caught his personal best Brown, of course he's going to want a photo of it! And why not too. We spend so much time and effort in chasing that fish, when it finally lies defeated in the net, let's celebrate! A great “grip and grin” or “hero shot” can bring back memories of that special moment for a very long time; something to show the grandkids..... Read more

by Stu Hastie on 12/10/2015
Techy Thursdays - Stu Hastie's Photography Tips Part 2

Techy Thursdays - Stu Hastie's Photography Tips Part 2

Fish are beautiful no matter what size they are. You don't need a huge fish to make a nice photo, so next time, before you unceremoniously hiff that dink back in the drink, take a moment to just check out how stunning that thing really is..... Read more

by Stu Hastie on 11/26/2015
Techy Thursdays - Stu Hastie's Photography Tips Part 1

Techy Thursdays - Stu Hastie's Photography Tips Part 1

This is part one in a series of unknown amounts of parts by Stu Hastie of Secret Creek Photography. You will have seen a huge amount of Stu's amazing imagery all through the Manic world and we are very fortunate to have Stu as part of the crew. We've asked even more of Stu by getting him to put together a few of his tips and tricks to help you take your fishing photos, and photos in general, to that next level. Cheers Stu, you're the best!.... Read more

by Stu Hastie on 11/12/2015