Artistic Stimuli

Siamese Cat, Seal Points, Blue Eyes

I love cats and recently I had the pleasure to encounter a Siamese female making the rounds through our backyard. Her name is Kicia. Not sure what's her age, but Kicia, like any Siamese cat, is very loving, very talkative, and comes for petting even if you're a complete stranger. She now visits our backyard [...]

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Ontario Wind Turbine With Collapsed Blade

So one hazy day I was driving along the Lake Erie shore on Highway 3 when suddenly I decided to take the 'scenic route' with the hope that some photo opportunity will raise to the occasion. Which, in this case, meant going off the main road and start driving on secondary, unpaved roads.  I was [...]

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Love Dirt? Watch this Off-road Video

Ten minutes of off-road video shot during one of the Northern Lights OF4WD outings in Minden in 2008. It shows Alek (friend and off-road expert) and his souped up truck negotiating dry, wet (sometimes very wet) and rocky ups and downs through the dense forest. If you live in Ontario and are an off-road enthusiast, [...]

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Wishing You A Merry Christmas

And how to have fun with your digital camera, tripod, cable release (optional), standard zoom lens (e.g. 24-70mm), flashlight, Christmas tree, Christmas lights and the usual ornaments. Add to the mix some classical music and a glass of red wine.
Start by setting your camera on a tripod and attach the cable release. If shooting in [...]

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First Snow – Study 3

Here’s the “First Snow – Study 3″.It was made during the last winter (2005-2006) and it celebrates the first snow of the year on the ground. Each of the study presents a different composition, angle and post-processing to achieve various results.

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Winter is here

Summer days are now long gone.
Here’s a study (out of three) called “First Snow – Study 2″.
It was made during the last winter (2005-2006) and it celebrates the first snow of the year on the ground.
That’s right, some people do celebrate the approach of colder days.
It’s one of my preferred images that quickly found its way [...]

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Roots and Rock Detail

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Patterns in grass

Canada Geese in a pattern, resting in grass. Although part of a larger group, the geese arrangement caught my eye. I have waited until their attention was drawn towards my left, so all of them actually aligned their heads in the same direction.

View and download a larger version of the Canada Geese in a Pattern.

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