Practice, a noun

Routine shooting for long-term happiness Sitting over lunch. Images and thoughts bouncing between us, Shiela and I discussed what we had just experienced. The scene is an art gallery café and the images were, mostly, those of Walker Evans. The idea of “practice” emerges from...

Rückblick – a look at 2016

Places and faces captured on the job Just cleaning up the work Lightroom catalog and ran across a few images from the past year. Some are of places I traveled to for work. Some are of the people at events I photographed. Some are of colleagues, sometimes...

Wired’s Best Camera of 2016: Fujifilm X-Pro2

Source: Wired Magazine While it may not be the fastest camera, or the best for traditional pro photographers, Fujifilm’s X-Pro2 is a blast to shoot with. It oozes quality in every way, and turns out amazing images thanks to Fuji’s stellar lens lineup. If you love photography the...

Frozen Beauty: The Look Inside Europe’s Largest Glacier

Source: Design You Trust Photo by Einar Runar Sigurdsson/Mediadrumworld.com More shots show the caves sparkling like crystal with one ice formation appearing to resemble bubble wrap. In one picture, a brave tourist stands at the edge of a river flowing through the centre of the frosty caves....

Fuji does strictly 2016

Fuji does StrictlyI must admit when you're asked to attend a Ballroom dancing competition, it does kind of make one think...

October Light

Random acts of exposure. The low-angled October light replenishes my desire to make images. Making photos at this time of year can be particularly satisfying. When there is sun, it is rarely directly overhead. If there isn’t much sunlight, there are still interesting colours and shapes...

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 firmware announcement leaked

The Fujifilm X-Pro2 firmware update 2.0 which is expected to be released on October 6th, 2016 was announced on the Fujifilm.eu website briefly. The firmware link still points to the current 1.02 firmware but will update when the 2.0 firmware is released. View the cached version...

Eight-Day Road

Chasing the Royals or how I didn’t get to use the new Fujifilm EF-X500 flash I am coming off a fairly intense week of work, dominated by two jobs. One was shooting at an annual, week-long convention. The second was documenting the Victoria-based events featuring the...

Tracks

Tracks It’s been awhile since my last post, I’ve been working on getting my “Fuji XPro2 Shooting Video - A Guide” ebook ready for distribution! I had no idea how much work was involved in putting together an ebook! I’m hoping there will be interest for...

Hustling (a lot)

Waiting (a little) This week, I spent three days at the Vancouver Convention Centre making photos during the First Nations Leaders’ Gathering. As you can see from the Government Flickr album, this is standard conference fare. Not a lot of art, just a lot of visual...