Killbear Provincial Park in Black and White

There’s something about black and white photography that I love. By removing the colour from a photo, your mind gets to focus on the other, more subtle aspects of the image such as composition, shape, form and texture. The original photographs below were full of rich colour, and I wanted to try something different with…

Killbear Provincial Park in Black and White

There’s something about black and white photography that I love. By removing the colour from a photo, your mind gets to focus on the other, more subtle aspects of the image such as composition, shape, form and texture. The original photographs below were full of rich colour, and I wanted to try something different with…

Lighting

Lately, I’ve been playing around with lighting setups in my basement. Using a white backdrop, I’ve been taking what I like to call “product shots” of various things around the house. It should be noted that the photos below are not cutouts pasted on a white background – they were shot that way. One of…

Photo of the Week: Week 2

Since most of my time these days is spent indoors, I thought I’d set up a studio type set up in the basement. I used a white backdrop and daytime CFL bulbs in two clamp lamps shining light from both sides. Although the image looks like it was cut out, it was not. I’ve adjusted…

Time Stamp

Things have been pretty busy around here with the new baby and all. I haven’t found much time to get out and shoot, so I’ve turned my attention to what I CAN actually shoot. My past couple posts have been of my kids… which is great, since I don’t have very many family photographs compared…

Photo of the Week: Week 1

I’ve made an executive decision to keep doing the photo of the week project. I was 99% sure I was going to change it to a photo of the month, but I just couldn’t bring myself to do it. Anyways, so here is post #1 of 52 for 2013. It’s a shot of my 3…