Spring time has finally come again! It is now pretty much exactly a year ago that I started a blog and decided to make my photography public. It's been a fun ride so far! I feel I've accomplished lots in that one year. I've exhibited photos in two coffee shops as well as the Modern... Continue Reading →
Reading up on composition and conveying the mood of the moment, I have recently come across this article on Clickin Moms. (Read it here.) Setting apart interesting from mostly boring photos was a good point. This can be achieved by switching up the perspective most of all. I've tried some of the recommendations out while... Continue Reading →
I used to think that the best photo just comes straight out of my camera, so good that no editing, adjusting or processing is needed. But the more I look around at other people's photography and read tutorials and other wise, this seems to not be the case. For the longest time I have had... Continue Reading →
.... 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 →