How to photograph Stars – Finding the Milky Way

Australian Landscape Photography - Murray Fox -Plan it Pro

In this tutorial, learn how I use 2 apps on my phone to plan all of my Milky Way astro photography photographs. Links to the apps as well as a 10 minute video tutorial showing the basics on how I use the apps from the comfort of my home and on location scouting.

A morning with Black & White Film – Vlog & Photos

Stunning Dead Trees captured on Fuji Acros 100 Black and White Medium Format Film using a Mamiya 645 1000s Camera by Australian Landscape, Storm and Weather Photographer Murray Fox in the Ipswich and Scenic Rim Area of Queensland Australia

On this morning I loaded up my Mamiya 1000s 645 medium format camera with a roll of Fuji Acros 100 Black and White film. Now sadly discontinued, this is a beautiful fine grain film that I find perfect for landscapes. […]

Film Landscapes & Slow Motion Lightning

Finally got around to getting a roll developed and I’m 3/4 of the way through shooting another roll. I’m starting to get the hang of shooting film. For my film of choice for landscapes, Kodak Ektar 100, I’ve found you […]

Storm at Mt Walker

A stunning storm over an old overgrown shack at Mt Walker south of Ipswich, Qld, Australia

First storm chase of the season and it was a beauty! I had been watching he forecasts all week and still had doubts anything would come our way. Finally something appeared on radar that had potential. I captured the chase […]

How to Fake an Ultra Wide Angle Photograph

Astro didn’t work out for me this week, so I decided to practice a technique I’ve only used a couple of times. By stitching a series of photographs taken with a normal field of view lens, it’s possible to get […]

Ramblings – Storms a coming and so is Vlogging!

Amazing colour in the sky during this long exposure at sunrise over the Brisbane River near Ipswich Queensland Australia

This weekend just gone saw a few cells start to pop up around bringing much needed rain to the area. Nothing major built near me so chasing wasn’t really on the cards. I had a play taking a timelapse of […]

Walk at Whiterock – Cinematic

A cinematic video of Whiterock near Ipswich Queensland Australia as captured by Murray Fox, landscape, weather and storm photographer and youtuber.

No photographs this week, conditions were not ideal for what I have planned. Instead I headed out to Whiterock near Ipswich for a nature walk organised by James Doyle Photography. It was a perfect way to spend a few hours […]

Australia Day Sunrise 2018 – Just amazing!

Mt Moon in the Scenic Rim south of Boonah in Queensland Australia. Beautiful Dawn light as sunrise approaches, amazing purples and blues in the sky, cloud across the peak and mist laying low on the ground. Australia Day 2018 landscape photography

I’m always on the lookout for new locations to photograph. Finding those locations and then getting access to them can be tricky here in South East Queensland. We have a lot of rural areas, farms, parks etc that limit just […]