Welcome to my photography blog, where I will be sharing artistic techniques that I use to create my artwork. These include items to look for when out in the field, in-camera functions that are applied when capturing an image, and post-processing methods that turn ordinary photos into fine art photography. I will discuss how to make use of various photographic tools, from our eyes and camera equipment to software, to transform our world’s canvas into art pieces.

Exhibit at Art Square Gallery

November 09, 2017
Before you know it, the holiday season is fast approaching! I'm participating in an upcoming art exhibit in Toronto, starting on November 20th. The show is "BowsArt 150",...
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Exhibit at Blue Crow Gallery

October 19, 2017
To those who may have missed the invites through social media channels, I'm participating in a group art exhibit for the month of October 2017 in Toronto. The theme is "D...
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Latin Festival

September 21, 2017
One of the many benefits of living in a multicultural city is the range of festivals held each year, giving us an opportunity to learn about other world cultures while sh...
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Back to School

September 11, 2017
As we head back to school, life can get hectic and feel frenzied, with packing lunches and making sure everyone gets to school on time, then heading off to dance lessons...
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World Photography Day 2017

August 19, 2017
In honour of World Photography Day today (August 19, 2017), I will share with you some of my favourite photos from a recent trip to Tokyo, Japan. These images highlight w...
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The World of Insects

July 14, 2017
Recently I tried the technique to shooting hand-held macro photography - it was so liberating! No longer restricted by the degree to which I can set my tripod legs, or th...
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Canada 150

June 27, 2017
For Canada's 150th birthday coming up this Saturday July 1, 2017, this blog post will take on a different format. To share what Canada means to me, I created a photo coll...
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The Trend of Selfies

May 30, 2017
In this day and age when selfies are all the rage, many people have perfected the art of taking selfies with their phones, and the inventor of selfie sticks are continuin...
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Painters of the Land

March 31, 2017
Both artists and photographers are painters of the land. While artists may carry sketchbooks or palette and easel with them to paint the landscape colours, photographers...
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When Reality is Not Enough

March 07, 2017
As varied and interesting as our world is, sometimes reality is not enough. Artistic photographers will feel the need to create something more, to produce images that may...
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Wintry Days for Photography

February 13, 2017
It's that time of the year again, winter, cold, grey, snowstorms, freezing rain...but don't despair! This range of weather offers various photo opportunities, whether you...
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Dreary Days for Photography

January 06, 2017
Often, photographers may shy away from dreary days, as the golden light will not be available to add that magic touch that landscape photographers dream of. Or even if th...
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Photo Book: Titled Art No. 1

November 30, 2016
My first collection of Titled Art images is now available in a photo book format. Please visit the pages below to see a preview of my book and to order your copy. Hard...
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Artistic Portraits from Photography

November 02, 2016
In portrait photography, it seems the trend nowadays is to have a model in the middle of a forest, perhaps with her long hair weaved into the branches and leaves of the t...
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Photography Involves Detective Work

October 18, 2016
Sometimes, being a photographer makes me feel like a detective. When we're photographing landscapes or events, the subjects are well laid out in front of us, as long as w...
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