Tag Archives: Fence

The Web

Sometimes the simple things are what satisfy most.

Linked Up

So…I bought a new toy. A Fujifilm X100 I placed my preorder with my local camera store a few months ago, and due to the tragic earthquake and tsunami in Japan, my camera didn’t arrive here in Calgary until yesterday afternoon (about a month after it was expected). Thankfully, none of the workers in the […]

Framed

Finding a foreground element to use as a frame for the rest of an image is a cool way to add some extra interest to a scene. When I found this lone tree sitting behind a barbed wire fence, I knew immediately that I wanted to compose a shot like this. Finding that exact spot […]

Golden Fields

Sunset on the prairies can be a pretty magical sight…especially here in Alberta with all the wheat fields. When the sun is low in the sky, the golden light amplifies the natural golden colour of the wheat fields and makes them almost radiate with rich, warm tones. When I was on my way out to […]

Oil Derrick

Being born and raised in Alberta, one quickly becomes accustomed to seeing oil derricks like the one below littered around the prairie landscape. Oil and gas has been the bread and butter of my province for countless years, and has been paying the bills in my family for more than 30 years as both my […]