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Flashy fireworks photos

Flashy fireworks photos

Photographing fireworks can be really rewarding when you capture multiple burst and the sky is lit up beautifully. For several years I have been doing commercial work for RedBoss Pyrotechnicians Inc. I have photographed several of their shows and special effects work and have found good success working with the company. There are, however, some […]

Simple way to add a vintage look to your photo

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Simple way to add a vintage look to your photo

Creating a vintage look to your photo is a quick operation these days. Using photoshop as our editing tool, reducing the overall density of the hue/saturation setting will give you your desired look.  

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Photographing through the cage

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Photographing through the cage

We are nearing the season to head out to local zoos with cameras to try and get that perfect big cat photo. There are a number of different locations where you can go to photograph animals. Locally, many people in south Niagara will visit Safari Niagara in Stevensville. There, the animals are in cages, and […]

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Underwater photo adventures begin

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Underwater photo adventures begin

My newest passion is underwater photography. I really enjoy it and am anxious to do more of it. I’ve had one photography adventure in Roatan, Honduras, and am looking forward to many more. What do you need to do to learn underwater photography? The first step is becoming a certified diver, and there are several […]

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Macro butterfly photography

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Macro butterfly photography

Photographing butterflies up close can be either very joyful or very aggravating depending on how well prepared you are and if you have access to some special equipment. First off, your digital slr needs to be well maintained and in working order. The first additional piece of equipment that you will need will be a […]

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Flash photography; the basics

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Flash photography; the basics

What is a flash? Basically, it’s a light that you turn on when it is dark. A camera flash can really only be used in two photographic applications. It is either a main light or a fill light. What does that mean? Well, basically, if you are going to use your flash as a main […]

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