The empire state building seen from the observation deck at the top of the rock at the rockefeller centre in New York City. Taken with a FujiFilm X-Pro1 and a 23mm lens

Manhattan from the Top of The Rock

Taken in mid December, just before Christmas from the Top of the Rock with my FujiFilm X-Pro1 and the 23mm. Many people go to the Empire State Building, to take on the sights of Manhattan, but here’s the thing. The view is mostly obstructed with heavy bars, and you need …

A photograph of Toronto's Gooderham Building, the flat Iron

Toronto’s Gooderham Building

I took this photo back in 2012 during the winter season. I remember this morning being one of those typical Canadian winter mornings, where its so damn cold that your snot freezes, but man was it a beautiful morning. I had just finished having lunch at the George Street Dinner, when …

Looking down to Tower Bridge and the River Thames, from the 33rd floor of The Shard

The view from The Shard

One more from London today. It was Christmas day, and we went to The Shard in the early morning to have a coffee and tea on the 33rd floor. This was the view. Processed with an initial preset from VSCO Film, but then taken quite a different direction. Gradient on the …

Looking up tall buildings in London's South Bank

Looking up in London’s South Bank

From last December in London, the buildings near Tower Bridge in the South Bank. Processing wise, this photo didn’t go through a lot of work. Starting with the X-Pro1 RAW file, I did some initial exposure adjustments. Then I started from a VSCOFilm Black and White Tri-X preset. From there, …

Photograph of the inside of Hagia Sophia and its chandeliers

The interior of Hagia Sophia (Ayasofya) – Istanbul

According to many Hagia Sophia, is the prime example of Byzantine architecture. We made it to Hagia Sophia on our first full day in Istanbul and manage to beat the lines by purchasing a Museum pass which you can find just next to the main entrance being sold from a …