Category Archives: Personal

Funky Glass

This weekend was my very first experience shooting with a tilt/shift lens. I rented the Canon TS-E 17mm f/4.0L from Lens Rentals Canada for the week, and I couldn’t be more excited about test-driving this piece of glass. I managed to get out for a few brackets on Friday night, but the first real experimentation […]

Telephone Building

This building is right across the street from my office downtown, and I see it every day when I walk back to my car. For most of the summer I had been telling myself that it would make for a pretty decent photo, so I’m glad I was able to get this shot when I […]

The Longest Shadow

It’s gotta be one of the best feelings in the world for any photographer when you take a shot, look at the LCD, and instantly know you’ve got something great. If I can can come away from a shoot with one set of brackets like that, I am a very happy camper. This doesn’t happen […]

Reflected Abstract

This shot is 100% inspired by Dave Wilson. He has some absolutely amazing abstract reflection shots on his blog and his Flickr page…make sure you check him out! For those of you living in Calgary, you may be able to recognize this as the reflection of The Bow currently under construction here in town. As […]

Bricks of Sand and Glass

I spent a good deal of time this past weekend snooping around an old alley in downtown Calgary trying to get some good grungy/texture rich brackets. The alley is full of old sandstone and brick, some of which still shows the faded paint signs of businesses past. It was a great place to shoot, and […]