Snow, Snow & Some More Snow

Prince Edward Island - January 2014

The sun is out today but it has been a winter of snow for PEI. Prince Edward Island’s average snowfall in December is listed as 60.5cm but it looks like some island weather stations are reporting 170cm of snow fall for Dec 2013. It has felt like one storm after…

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Looking Back Before Moving Forward. The Stories of 2013.

Prince Edward Island - January 2014

Twenty Thirteen was not a great year for consistent blog posts. I was more focused on producing work than sharing it and as a result, weeks would pass without an update. Thank you for still being here while I continue to try and regroup and write more often. What 2013…

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The Gift of Art

General - December 2013

Several months ago, I received an email asking kindly if I would participate in “The U.S./Canada Project”. The concept was simple. Massachusetts artist Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord wanted to send a copy of her new book to each of the 50 States and 10 Provinces. I was selected via Google and…

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I do what I do, to see the world differently

General - December 2013

“Can you imagine what we could make if we loved our photographs and the adventures of making them, more than we loved our gear?” The photography community is clouded with gear reviews, competitions and very strong opinions on how things should be done. It can be at times exhausting, frustrating…

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Hitech Filter Review : Something Changed for the Worse

Gear, Reviews - December 2013

I do my best to keep this a gear free blog but I have had several frustrations with filters over the past several years. And despite those frustrations, I continue to see positive reviews. If you’re not a photographer yourself, you can skip over this post. I love to hate…

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Bee in Flight

Photographing Insects in Flight

General - October 2013

For reasons I can’t explain, I set out earlier this summer with the goal of photographing a bee in flight. I suppose it was for the challenge. Although not perfect and has room for improvements, I think these first attempts are pretty good.

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PEI Plan B Highway Construction

A New Island Highway is Born

News, Prince Edward Island - August 2013

The straightening of the Trans-Canada Highway from Bonshaw to New Haven has been nothing short of controversial, and in a few short weeks, will open to traffic. As paving continues, here are some aerial views taken on a foggy Wednesday morning, August 21 2013.

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Maintaining a Photoblog for 10 Years

General, Projects - July 2013

I consider Sam Javanrouh one of the original photo bloggers and a friend whom I’ve never met. Back in the old days when a blog was still considered a Web Log, and the general public looked at you funny when you mentioned the word, the Toronto-based creative director launched a…

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Basin Head Beach - Clear Water Sand

The Best Beach in Canada

News, Prince Edward Island - July 2013

Vacay.ca believes that answer is Basin Head, located (N 46 22.853 W 62 06.590) on the eastern end of Prince Edward Island, roughly a 1 hour and 15 minute drive from Charlottetown. This title of #1 has had the local media buzzing. Here is what Vacay had to say: For…

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