Fall Colour Photography – ICM

Intentional Camera Movement - ICM. What is it, and is it a valid form of photography or is it something that people with no real artistic talent just mess with and then call it art? As always, the answer isn't a straight yes or no, especially when it comes to personal interpretation of just what… Continue reading Fall Colour Photography – ICM

The Struggles of a Dog-walking Photographer

A great time to take photographs is during my two or three daily dog walks. We normally wander around some of the local parks - as I've posted about previously - and today I had the opportunity to test out my new Fuji X-T3 and the 23mm F2 lens. I decided to buy the X-T3… Continue reading The Struggles of a Dog-walking Photographer

Railway morning

Most days I'm a commuter, getting the early train at 6:38 to travel into Toronto. This week, however, I have a few days off and I thought I'd see the train from the other side. Now, a lot of people, especially the Brits, have an enduring love affair with the old steam trains. The heritage… Continue reading Railway morning

Rodeo reworked – they say you should never go back

As I was preparing to go to a local rodeo later today, I took some time this morning to look back at pictures I shot at previous events. It's always good to go back with a fresh eye and I know of some people who won't even edit their shots for the first time until… Continue reading Rodeo reworked – they say you should never go back

Photography Project 26 – M is for …

Meteors (or the lack of them) On Friday night / Saturday morning it was expected that here in Canada we were going to be in prime position to see a spectacular meteor shower - the Camelopardalis shower. Now, a couple of weeks ago I was reading an article in a magazine about what settings to… Continue reading Photography Project 26 – M is for …

Photography Project 26 – L is for…

Light Someone recently asked me which was more important to producing a good photograph, light or a quality lens. The answer is simple, but not always obvious. With a poor lens and a good light a photographer can produce a worthwhile picture. With bad light and the best lens / camera combination, it is much… Continue reading Photography Project 26 – L is for…

Photography Project 26 – K is for…

Kids Or children, or babies. The baby photography market is a strong one and growing all the time as new, proud parents see the quality of work that's out there and decide that little Jemima would look simply adorable tucked up in a washing basket. With a buttercup on her head. Baby photography has come… Continue reading Photography Project 26 – K is for…