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My 100 & Me [Week 05]

This week was all about black and white images…from just one session. Seriously, anyone who has tried to do a photo “challenge” consistently will know that it’s really tough to stay consistent. Building something like this into your routine takes time, and effort, and the knowledge to be…

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My 100 & Me [Week 04]

Keeping up with a weekly photography challenge is HARD! When you work in front of a computer for most of the day, you’d think it would be easy to get out for a bit a couple of times a week. Right now, that has been the most difficult part of this challenge, the getting out part. There are just so many things going on…

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My 100 & Me [Week 02]

Continuing my weekly project “My 100 & Me,” this week was just some more exploration indoors. It’s amazing when you start to look for interesting light and shadows, how they will pop up for you. My goal is to hopefully take a bit more time when I am out and about to shoot some interesting scenes…

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Bedford Mills Pond Textures

I know I’m tempting fate. I get it, it’s the last thing that you want me to do at this point but we are safely into the month of June so I’m hoping that by posting these photographs, I’m not going to be calling on some freak snowstorm to happen to us. Stranger things have…

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County Road 36 Touring 02

Continuing with some more images that I made while traveling North on County Road 36 from Westport Ontario to Maberly, these particular photographs speak to me. They do something to my soul. Not sure if it’s the way the tree trunks are half covered in light and half fall into shadow, or just the sheer…

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National Gallery of Canada

I’ll admit, living in Toronto and not spending more time at the Art Gallery of Ontario (the AGO) was a crime against the art world. I literally had some of the best artwork in the world within a 40 minute drive from where I lived and I had been to the AGO only a handful of times. A HANDFUL! To…

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