From The Archives #006

I’m still undecided whether I like this image or not. It has a look and feel like it’s HDR or over processed but it isn’t. It was just one of those nights where the sky takes on an unusual look and colour. This shot was taken back in May 2013.

Patrick Skiing at Devil’s Elbow

This year we’ve enrolled Patrick into ski lessons at Devil’s Elbow. He had his first session last Saturday and we weren’t sure how he would take it. We thought he would get frustrated or upset from falling, but it turned out to be quite the opposite. He loved it. Laughed when he fell, got back…

Photo of the Week: Week 24

This is my dad. One of the only pictures I’ve taken of him in the past couple years. It was back on Christmas day just days after our son was born. I know I have a picture of him back in the 70’s with epic sideburns an an orange suit, but I can’t seem to…

Photo of the Week: Week 22

This past Friday marked a new beginning in the chapter of photography as my hobby. For the past year, I have been putting money away each week to eventually purchase a new DSLR camera. Initially, I was aiming for a full frame sensor camera such as the Nikon D600, but over the past couple weeks…

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…

Griffin’s Greenhouses

Taking pictures of flowers is not really my cup of tea. In fact, I don’t care for tea either. Let’s just say that taking pictures of flowers is not my mug of beer. I don’t find the resulting photos very interesting or unique let alone a challenge to shoot. So when our camera club said…