Photo of the Week: Week 29

This past week was a difficult one to find time to get out with the camera. As I was heading to bed last night, I noticed that the moon was shining quite bright and illuminating patches of walls and other things around the house. Thought it might make an interesting shot.

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…

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…

Orange

If you’ve been following this blog, then it’s probably no surprise that I’ve been doing a fall colours mini-project over the past while. The colours and landscapes are changing so rapidly, that they offer a seemingly endless possibility of photo opportunities. Every time I’ve headed out to shoot, I have a plan in mind –…

Photo of the Week: Week 36

For this weeks photo, I thought I’d try something a little different. Throughout the past week, I’ve been watching photography videos online – specifically those focusing on the use of light. While I don’t have any studio lights I thought it would be fun to simply position a table lamp at various angles to the…

Rainy Evening on a Farm

Last night our photography club headed out to an old barn on the outskirts of town. We tried to shoot this location a couple weeks back and got rained out. Unfortunately, the weather did not improve for this visit. It was so dark out, that I chose to use long exposures to get the shots instead…