.... but really only Lake Ontario. It is just so impressive and magical when it is all iced over. It feels like you can see all the way across to the US on the other side, such wide open space. This is actually on my commute into town, so I pass this particular part of... Continue Reading →
The more I ponder over the photos I took yesterday morning, the more I come to like these close-ups of the ice. It is such a magical sight. Art created by nature. To be honest, I was not in a very mindful state taking these photos yesterday - I had about half an hour before... Continue Reading →
These are the gorgeous, bright and cold, clear blue sky winter days I love. This is Canadian winter at it's best. I went to explore a frozen Lake Ontario this morning, January 26, 2018.
This was taken on January 19, 2018. City Hall has recently been lit up to mark certain special events. I am not sure if this is technically a good photo but I think it looks pretty spectacular.
Keeping in mind yesterday's insight that this blog is primarily about my photos, here is my daily photo. My neighbour's garden is providing a bright spot to cheer up my morning today! Hoping it will brighten up yours too!
So I've been happily writing for a few days on my new blog now. And somehow it doesn't seem too hard to crank out a few lines here and there. But really and honestly - I want this site to be about my pictures. I love the idea of mindfulness in and through photography, but... Continue Reading →
This is clearly not my text. But it describes pretty accurately and very detailed what I meant by my original thought of 'Slow Down. Take A Breath. Take A Photograph.' Mindfulness in Photography Half a century ago eastern philosophy began to seep into the west, bringing new insights about awareness, self, and reality. Some of... Continue Reading →
To be honest, every now and then there is a word where I just can't properly grasp the meaning of it (English is not my native language...). Candid is surely one of them. I know I've looked it up many times before but somehow it doesn't stick. So here it is again, even if only... Continue Reading →
The journey continues. I would really like to do something with my photos that will generate income, even if it is small. There is a web hosting service that specifically addresses photographers in order for them to store and market their photos. Even though I am by no means a professional photographer, I am going... Continue Reading →
So I was just not quite happy with the original design I picked for this site. I am now not sure what is worse - wasting away my time getting sucked into Facebook or tweaking minor details on this blog... On the upside, if I am not looking at Facebook I don't start comparing what... Continue Reading →