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JOHN ARMSTRONG: First Impressions - Fujifilm X-H1

John Armstrongwww.jap.co.za | Instagram: @japblog | Facebook: @japblog

John Armstrong is an award-winning international photographer based in Cape Town, South Africa. He is involved in a wide range of photographic genres with a focus on portraiture and weddings. Having worked previously in the film industry, John brings his in-depth technical knowledge to his work. 

He has been privileged to be able to travel the world with his photography, having photographed well-known icons in both business and entertainment. John accredits his high work ethic and strong relationship building to his success.

JOHN ARMSTRONG: Sobs, Luke and Lefty

JOHN ARMSTRONG: Sobs, Luke and Lefty

While working on certain shoots I made friends with 3 DJ’s (Sobs, Luke, and Lefty) and as we got to know each other, I found out they live in Masiphumelele and I live in Fish Hoek, so very close to one another, but totally different worlds. I had asked them if they would be interested in me doing a shoot with them in Masi, which they were keen....

X-Photographer - Johann van der Walt - Tswaing Meteorite Crater

X-Photographer - Johann van der Walt - Tswaing Meteorite Crater

Tswaing is an impact meteorite crater in South Africa situated just over 35 kilometres north-west of Pretoria. It is estimated that it was fromed when a meteorite slammed into the earth’s crust about 220 000 years ago.  It was a stony type meteorite between 30 and 50 meters in diameter.  The impact formed a huge crater, 1.4 km in diameter and 200 m deep. This crater is one of the best-preserved meteorite impact craters in the world.

X-Photography - Johann van der Walt - Infrared Photography

X-Photography - Johann van der Walt - Infrared Photography

Travel photography can easily be boring. For you as traveller it is important to document your travel - this is even truer for us photographers. But showing the photos afterwards to friends and family normally will put them to sleep - even in daytime!