Tag Archives: Photography Tips

Meet Kenzie

For a little change I thought today I’d share my new (well, relatively new) camera, Kenzie. My big Canon 5D is named Wilson, after the ball in the Tom Hanks movie, Cast Away. Kenzie is named after Kensington Market, which … Continue reading

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Play me a song, dude

I shot this a couple of weeks back during a walkabout through Kensington Market on Pedestrian Sunday. The guy was playing his guitar and not paying any attention to the crowds of people meandering by. Kensington Market was packed, as … Continue reading

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Tacos 101

I haven’t eaten here but have heard good things. It’s on the south side of Dundas just east of Church. I took this one early September. Funny thing is, as I was heading to park my car right around the … Continue reading

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Sidewalk Chalkers

17mm | F11 | 1/100th | ISO 400 | Shot from the hip Here’s one from yesterday. If you look at the EXIF data here, you’ll see the shutter wasn’t nearly as fast as I was talking about when discussing … Continue reading

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Lazy Tips: Getting sharp shots from the hip

17mm | F11 | 1/250th | ISO 400 ( I didn’t even stop when I shot this from the hip) Yesterday was a very looong day. Unless you know Toronto, this won’t mean much, but here’s my route: I parked … Continue reading

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