Yashica MAT-124

It’s been well over a year since I last picked up this camera. Not really sure why it’s been so long. I think it’s because I was never really happy with the results I was getting. I kind of stopped shooting medium format film for a while, and I’m looking to get back into it.…

Subway Shot

Not sure why I missed posting this shot. This was a last second kind of shot taken whilst in Toronto several weeks back. My buddy Paul (the out of focus guy in the foreground) and I took the kids for a subway/bus ride into downtown Toronto. I was testing out a new (to me) camera and…

William and Roger

Halfway through photographing the field hockey festival last weekend, (see previous post), there was a learn to play session where families could come out and give it a try. My family did just that. The mascot from the Peterborough Petes OHL Hockey Team, named Roger came out too.  For those who don’t know our youngest…

Shooting a Field Hockey Festival

Last Sunday, I was invited to photograph a field hockey festival in Peterborough. I haven’t done any sports related photography before other than shooting my sons soccer games so I wasn’t sure what to expect. I don’t even have a telephoto lens, so I reached out to some photo friends on Facebook looking to borrow and…

Exakta Varex

This is a pretty neat little camera… and unfortunately it’s not mine. A friend from work acquired it and wanted to know more about it and if it still worked, so they let me borrow it for a couple weeks. Even though it was raining, I did manage to get out and shoot with it…