Category Archives: Summer

CNE 2019

I shot this back on the holiday Monday during a little downtown walkabout with my friend Andrea when the CNE airshow was happening. I thought the overhead streetcar wires made for good framing. Hope you like it. These two I … Continue reading

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Selfie Time

I snapped this a week back when I was out with a small group of friends. That’s me with the small Fuji X Pro 2 to my eye. The guy with the big Canon 5D Mrk IV beside me is … Continue reading

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Human Backpack

I shot this about 10 days back and in doing so broke one of my personal rules (as opposed to one of the rules of composition). That is, don’t shoot people from behind without a very good reason. Why not, … Continue reading

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“I think I can see god!”

I like groupings because it’s so difficult to have them work out. What I mean is, when the grouping of random people doesn’t turn into a jumbled mess of confusion and busyness. In this case you have a drummer dressed … Continue reading

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Put your sweater on

Boy this kind of shot only comes around every blue moon for me. The woman walked out of the theatre, her orange sweater half on, just as I was setting up my shot. You’ll notice Mr Dress Up also has … Continue reading

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Kensington Gals

Okay, so here’s a little tip (two, actually) on how to get more comfortable at taking photos of random strangers. You see a bunch of lovely women wanted to do a group shot, you stop and offer to take the … Continue reading

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Old Clock Tower

I’ve been watching and documenting this site for a while now. There used to be a long line of Yonge St. retail storefronts here, but they’ve been torn down to make way for another condo development. But the old clock … Continue reading

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Tiffany

Last weekend my friend Tiffany, another photographer, met up with us. She’s a real beauty and was happy to pose for some shots. I only had my 18/2 (28mm full frame equivalent) prime lens with me, unfortunately, as it’s a … Continue reading

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