The Fujifilm cameras are well known for their beautiful and accurate film simulations, but there is a sub-culture within the Fuji owners world dedicated to refining those original simulations even further. One that I am particularly fond of, although not strictly a film emulation, is the Leica Monochrom sim produced by Mark Adams at onecameronelens.… Continue reading Fuji simulation – Leica Monochrom
Sometimes the simple things can be fun too. This morning I took out an old Fuji X-E2S that I've been trying to sell for a while, put on a manual focus 28mm pancake lens and set the camera to Jpg only. The form factor is very much like the new X100V although the quality is… Continue reading Back to basics
Montreal is such a wonderful city for street photography, and the architecture creates striking shadows at the right time of day.
Another one from the archives, a frame within a frame. We're looking at rodeo hands getting ready for the next bull ride, 8 seconds of furious action as the rider attempts to cling onto the bull and then not get stomped when he, inevitably, has to get off (voluntarily or otherwise).
Once upon a time when there used to be offices, I would often travel from my home base in Toronto to Montreal, generally staying at the same hotel. I usually asked for an upper floor so I could get the best aspect for the shots I always took while there.
The saddest day of the year is the day I put on the winter tires. Which was yesterday. Because here in Ontario, we all know what's coming next....
Another black and white picture today, taken at a demonstration at Queen's Park in Toronto in 2016, protesting the then Liberal provincial government's proposed cuts to autism funding. Just a moment capturing the pressure that some ordinary people go through every day.