Kiev 88 Medium Format Camera

I have a love/hate relationship with this camera. On one hand it’s a cool looking camera, has an interesting back-story, and it weighs just short of a metric ton; but on the other hand it is very picky and only works at shutter speeds slower than 1/30th of a second. The Kiev 88 is a Ukrainian…

Camp 30

Last weekend, my buddy Pat Trudeau and I headed down to Camp 30 in Bowmanville, Ontario to try and photograph this historically important site. I only recently found out about Camp 30. Originally an school for delinquent boys, in August 1941 it was converted to a prisoner of war camp for German soldiers. In 1942-43, Operation…

6 Reasons Why I Enjoy Using Flickr

I’ve only been using Flickr since 2011 and I must say I absolutely love it. It was a bit archaic at first, but then in the spring of 2013 they redesigned their whole layout. The photos appeared in a mosaic and just seemed brighter than before.  If you haven’t checked it out as a place to…