Tag Archives: Light and shadow

Golden sunset kicking out long shadows

I shot this a couple of weeks back during a walkabout downtown. The one benefit of being downtown all the time is you learn where the light is happening at various times a day. It’s always all about the light, … Continue reading

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March finally arrives

A big change in scenery from my last photo, eh? No snow, warmer weather, nice sunset. Spring is around the corner. This shot’s from last weekend, actually. I got out yesterday for another epic walkabout with my friend Andrea. We … Continue reading

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Kensington Market at Dusk

Here’s a shot I snapped a week back at Kensington Market just after dusk. These sorts of shots tend to work best in colour, in my mind. Boy, that Fujifilm 18mm/f2 prime sure isn’t good at focusing in low light. … Continue reading

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Kensington Market, late afternoon

I’m always a fan of using shadows within my composition. In this case those shadows are acting like leading lines that draw you into the scene. I also like how the late afternoon sun has sun-kissed the photo, splashing lovely … Continue reading

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The Butcher Shop

Just a random colour shot during my big walkabout a week back.

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Drive by

I shot this on the 23rd of April during a walkabout downtown with another photographer buddy of mine. The light was bouncing off the building behind me and illuminated the woman in the car. I thought it made for a … Continue reading

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Dancing Trees of Spring

I love how black & white can be tweaked to make for a nice contrasty scene like this. The shot was nice in colour but I much prefer it in b/w when the trees are bare of leaves. Anyway, hope … Continue reading

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Peek-a-bo

Shot this a couple of weeks back at Kensington Market. I think it would have worked better with a person standing in the doorway, but back from the entrance enough to be in the shadows.

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