Yellow Door Theatre Project: Alice in Wonderland

Recently I had the opportunity to travel to Niagara on the Lake and witness the final workshop presentation of the two week summer intensive program put on by the Yellow Door Theatre Project. This presentation of Alice in Wonderland starred my two incredible nieces and the sold out audience was in place to be made aware of the incredible work … Read More

Random Exhibition: #rainwalk

So last night I went for my evening walk and I essentially got caught in the rain. That is when something remarkable happened, I decided just to stay out there. And the reason I did so was because the sunset was so remarkable at the time, I thought I could make something out of this rare opportunity. So I carried … Read More

January 2016: My Favourite Photos

Early last month I decided to post a year-in-review type of gallery of my own personal favourite photos of mine from the year 2015. What I didn’t realize at the time of creating that post, was how important it would be for me creatively. By reviewing my previous year, it made me really stop and evaluate where I wanted 2016 … Read More

Candlelight Stroll in Niagara on the Lake

It can be difficult deciding when to shoot and when to put the camera away, especially when it comes to family outings. Recently I have gravitated towards always carrying my camera with me because you never know when good photos can present themselves. The Sony A7RII makes this decision easy, as I can put the very small 28mm 2.0 lens … Read More

Getting the Shot: Biggie Size your Soft Box

You would be amazed by how many different looks you can achieve, photographically, with only one light and a few different modifiers in your possession. Today we look to another studio example of using one light in studio to achieve a beautiful effect. The setup is in fact incredibly simple. It comprises of one flash head (in this case a … Read More

Photographing Awesome

As a photographer, every once in a while we work with a client that helps us beyond being fun and easy to shoot. Recently I shot with a long time friend for the very first time and it was not only an opportunity to create some really powerful images, it was a chance to catch up. And let me tell … Read More

Shoot Happens: Michelle

Today I’m going to begin a new feature on the website that I’m calling Shoot Happens. Basically all this will be is some behind the scenes stories of how some of my photoshoots came to be. While most of the time I am working with clients that have reached out to me for hire, or helping friends with personal projects, … Read More

Getting the Shot – Cracking the Shell

Photographing people can be a really difficult, trying and frustrating process. So very often I meet people, or even just glance at people and instantly realize that they are stunningly attractive, unique looking and would possibly make exceptional photographic subjects. But deciding who and when to do your creatives with is just a small part of the process. The real … Read More