The Riva degli Schiavoni is a waterfront area in Venice, Italy.

Riva degli Schiavoni, Venice

This is a long exposure panorama of the Riva degli Schiavoni in Venice Italy. It is usually the most crowded street in Venice, packed with tourists. If you look closly, you will see a blured mass of people streching from end to end in this photograph. This was taken in …

Amsterdam, Herengratcht and Leidsegratcht

Amsterdam, Herengracht and Leidsegracht

It’s hard for me to look back. I remember when I shot this. It was March of 2015 and the idea of going back to Canada was becoming more real by the day. I went out with my camera and tried to capture how I, at times, saw this beautiful …

Dusk from the top of Haleakalā in Maui

Dusk from the top of Haleakalā in Maui

Does thing even work anymore? Inspired by my good friend Adam Masterton Photography, I’m going to be sharing “new” photographs every couple of days from my archives. Starting with this one. This is from the very top of the Haleakalā volcano in Maui, where back in 2017 we spent the …

A blurred photograph of Venice

Venice, Blurred II

Another experiment, this time a second take similar to the previous post. Taken during the last weekend of Carnival in Venice, Italy. Field Notes With my Lee filter system mounted and Big Stopper attached, I held the shutter open manually while blindly trying to frame what was ahead of me. It …

A blurred image of the Ij river in Amsterdam

Amsterdam, the Ij

A little experiment begins. I’ve been playing with camera movement and long exposures for the last little while. Mostly because of this unintentionally blurred image I’m sharing with you today. I know this is not unique, and that there are several really good examples of intentional camera movement photographs, but …

A long exposure in black of white of the pink flamingos at the Artis, the Amsterdam Zoo

The Pink Flamingos Artis, the Amsterdam Zoo

Something a little different this week. Weeks ago in a cold winter day, I had the idea of making a long exposure of the flamingos at the Artis, the wonderful zoo in Amsterdam. I had hoped that most of them would be standing still and sleeping, and I got lucky, as …

A long exposure of a toronto subway tunnel from a moving train

Toronto Subway Tunnel at the Speed of Light

When I first moved to Toronto, I was fascinated with the Subway. I used to make sure I would sit as close to the front car as possible, so that I could look out into the subway tunnels as the train moved from stop to stop. As the years went …

A foggy evening on the Pastoorbrug in Amsterdam

A foggy evening on the Pastoorbrug in Amsterdam

Taken quite a few weeks ago when Amsterdam was covered in a thick winter fog. This area of Amsterdam is one of the most picturesque, as well as one of the oldest. Starting from the Brouwersgracht over in the Joordan, and stretching into the medieval core of the city, it is one …

A long exposure image of a ferry doc in Amsterdam

Amsterdam, Veer Distelweg Long Exposure

Just before 2014 came to an end, I travelled to Amsterdam Noord and made this long exposure of the Veer Distelweg ferry stop. The weather was terrible and I did not manage to capture a log of cloud movement, but I am pleased how this turned out. I decided to process it in …