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Les Bessant

Les Bessant

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Hi, I'm Les. Having used Canon kit for years, I've now settled on the Fujifilm X-T1 as my primary camera, with the X100T and the lovely little X70 as my backups.
  • Pentax Q
  • Fujifilm X100T
  • Fujifilm X-T1
  • Fujifilm X70
  • Fujifilm X100S
  • Samyang 8mm f/2.8 Fisheye
  • Fujinon 50-140mm f2.8 WR OIS XF
  • Fujinon 16-55mm f/2.8 R LM WR
  • Samyang 300mm f/6.3 Reflex
  • Fujinon XF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 LM OIS WR
  • Fujinon 10-24mm f4 R OIS
  • Fujifilm XF1.4X Teleconverter
  • Fujinon 60mm f/2.4 Macro

Getting close

Published May 27th, 2013

Some of Newcastle's details

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Making a start

Published February 18th, 2012

I joined 500px because it looked like a Good Thing. Seeing so much great photography is both inspiring and intimidating.

Inspiring because seeing great work makes me want to make better images.

Intimidating because the standard here is so much higher than a certain other photography site I've used for many years.

My aim is to post only images that I'm particularly pleased with in the hope that other people might appreciate at least some of them. When I find the time, I'll go back through my archives and select more images to post here.

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