Water Wheel

Last weekend Stephanie returned home from a 3 week stint in Victoria, B.C. where she was working on her Masters degree at Royal Roads University. She took the small point-and-shoot camera with her, and by the looks of the date stamp on the photos she took, only managed to take pictures on the day she…

Halloween Cake

Sunday morning, Stephanie and Patrick went to a Halloween get together at a friends house. As always, Stephanie likes to make a cake. This was a cake she had made a couple years ago, and it worked out so well, she thought to give it another go. The last photo is of the nearly finished…

Self Portrait

I’ve been doing photography as a serious hobby for just over a year, and the one thing I still haven’t really tried is portraits. In my mind, portraits require special lenses, specific lighting, and most of all subjects who are willing to cooperate. I’ve come across none of these in the past year. With Christmas…

Pumpkin Carving

Last night was pumpkin carving night. We’re not very artistic or creative people and therefore simply went with the classic triangle eyes/nose look. I forgot to take photos of the pumpkin upon completion, but got quite a few of the family working hard to clean out all the guts. From a photography perspective, I’ve been…

Photo of the Week: Week 43

With my second least favourite holiday (Halloween) fast approaching, the next couple posts will be related to this goofy “holiday”. I woke up yesterday morning to find these guys sitting on my dining room table. I think it was a hint that we need to get carving a real pumpkin.

Rainy Day

We had planned to do a bunch of Halloween stuff today, but since it is pouring rain outside, we’re stuck inside with nothing to do. Our little guy, just went down for a nap, so I thought I’d take a picture of my hand holding an app on my iMac. Photoshop was not used to…