My A7R II is Dead… or is it?

A couple of months ago I made the leap from Canon to Sony by purchasing the A7R II and haven’t looked back since. I quickly became addicted to the images the camera produced. Beautiful high res photos FULL of dynamic range, I hadn’t regretted my decision for a single moment. Tonight however my thoughts on that may have changed as … 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 – Sunlight in Studio

Recently I wanted to explore creating a nice sunlight effect with some drapery in studio and I enlisted the help of one of my favourite models (and founder of her own website, the Fussy Factor) to do so. While the setup looks very complex, it is actually quite simple and repeatable. Not to mention, something VERY similar can be accomplished … Read More

Kittens! A Morning at the SPCA with the Sony A7R II

For those of you looking for a lot of technical information about the Sony A7R II, this is the wrong article for it. I will clear this up from the get-go so that you an read it and move on. However I suggest you don’t as this post is littered (zing!) with adorable Kittens. I volunteer my photography with local … Read More