Monthly Archives: April 2015

Shadow play

This one goes back a couple of weeks now. Caught this nice light on Yonge. I purposely tilted the camera to give it more of a dynamic feel. I think it works. Anyway, tomorrow’s Friday, thank gawd. Have a good … Continue reading

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Why not?

Here’s another shot with my new wide angle. I snapped this on Queen Street just east of Yonge Street. I liked the light and the reflection in the window.

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Streetcar on Queen

Here’s another shot taken with my new wide angle lens. I was drawn to the lines in the road and the dance of light and shadow. The streetcar was a bonus.

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New Ryseron Building

I shot this from the steps of the new Ryerson building on Yonge St. one light north of Dundas. This was right before I bought my new wide angle lens, so I was using the 24-105 F4 IS L Glass … Continue reading

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The cats of Little India

Got out today for a little walkabout with the new wide angle lens. Didn’t catch much of interest, but I did like these cats. Who doesn’t like cats, right?

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The church of wide angles

Well I did it. I pulled the trigger on a Canon 16-35 F4 IS L Glass lens yesterday. This is one of my first shots with it. Had a great day out and about with a couple of friends downtown. … Continue reading

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Blue Umbrella

This one is from last summer, taken at Kensington Market. One of the no-so-secret tricks in photography is using things in a scene to naturally frame your subject. In this instance I’ve used the umbrellas to frame the two girls … Continue reading

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Biking through the light

This was a difficult shot to get. I saw that light but had to wait for a cyclist to come along when there were no cars in the shot. Too a while but I finally got one. The second worry … Continue reading

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