Ditching Perfection

I haven’t taken a day off since I returned from France on March 19th. I even missed the 24 hour project this weekend because I was stuck in my office. Yes, running international  photo workshops is amazing, there is nothing else I would rather do....

Tired of Winter

It’s March 31, it snowed again… I am SO tired of winter that I went to the conservatory at Como Park today. It was packed with people. All probably feeling the same way I do. I’ve been so busy in my office since I returned from...

Paris – San Francisco – NYC – Paris – Cabourg

Bonjour! It’s been a while, I haven’t posted since February. Did you miss me? I’ve busy traveling, teaching, writing… And of course: Taking pictures! I thought it was time to show you a few pics I collected over the past few weeks in Paris, San Francisco, New...

Street Lecture

My first Fujifilm workshop of 2018 started with a lecture on my participant. I was requested by a local university to conduct a street photography workshop for them. I told them that I am a commercial photographer and I am in no position to share...

Last workshop for 2017

Picture by Jere Last Saturday I had the privilege to  conduct a workshop to  20 participants from a corporate client. Out of this 20 participants; 10 have their own DSLR and the rest are just shooting using their handphones. As the workshop starts from the studio inside...

What to shoot?

I guess this is a pretty popular question. Especially after one gets  his hands on his dream camera and lens set-up. What to shoot?  Where to shoot? When to shoot? How to shoot? etc   This boils down to training one’s eyes to see....

XF23mm : One Lens Wonder

As the year draws closer to an end; so is my daughter’s 4th and last year in St James Church Kindergarten. Today I had an opportunity to be one of the five parent volunteers and join her and her 23 other classmates on this last...

SJCK 2017 Concert

Another milestone. Yesterday was the graduation concert for Summer. Four years seems to have passed in a blink of an eye. So many flash backs…….. This year marks the 40th year of SJCK; St James Church Kindergarten. The concert is held at the new...

Colour

X100F2017 has been my year of Colour project and it’s not over yet ! It finishes on the 31st of December and I cant wait, I have only taken a hand full of black and white images and they were taken over the last month...

Fun with the Lensbaby Composer Pro II with Sweet 35 Optic

I have been using the Lensbaby Velvet 56 on my Fujifilm X-Pro2 regularly for about a year (see previous blog posts with the Velvet 56 here and here). I recently had the opportunity to try the Lensbaby Composer Pro II for a few weeks and it was...