a fallen tree at cathedral cove in british columbia, canada

Sitting on a tree at Cathedral Cove, British Columbia

A few months before we moved to Amsterdam, we took a short trip to beautiful British Columbia. The highlight of the trip, was our drive across Victoria Island. It is something that you should try and experience one day for many reasons, but in particular to visit Cathedral Cove. Cathedral …

Ola in London

I don’t think i’ve ever posted a shot taken with an iPhone before, but I love this one. Taken last week in London where we spent Christmas week. What a wonderful time, and what an excellent start to the New Year. Shot with my iPhone, light provided by the window …

Project 52: Week 5

Week 5 brings, what is hopefully an interesting composition/composite 🙂 One day left to get week 6 in and no photo made yet… see below for the original takes of this composite.

Self portrait from inside of a fridge

Project 52: Week 4

Very late posting this week, but posted none the less. AND taken in the right period, which is what counts isn’t it? 🙂 And ya, I simply stuck the camera with my wide angle lens attached in the fridge and set the timer.

Project 52: Week 2

This was a fun one. Shot early in the week as we are in Los Angeles this week. The idea came to me early in this process and I’m glad I was able to stick fairly close to the original concept. It was awesome trying to fit a tripod, umbrella …

Portrait of a man in an Amsterdam street in the evening

Drink and Click™ NL Chapter Launch Event Recap

Last weekend was the initial Drink and Click™ NL Chapter Launch event , and even though the weather was, well crap, we actually had a turn out! With the days getting shorter and shorter here in the Netherlands, we made the most of it with our fast prime lenses, and the …

Image of woman in 17th century costume running away from the light

Venice Carnival #5: Who’s there?

  Meet Giulia, our model for two afternoons during the Venice Carnival Photo Tour. This is an image that came to my mind after spending some time with her on the first day. I had an idea for something dramatic and moody. My original idea was to shoot this at …

Costumed reveler in white fantastical costume in Venice lit by flash

Venice Carnival #4

As I mentioned in the previous post, I wanted to post one more shot of this performer and costume. I think this one is even more dramatic. I used this image for one of the critiques, and there was a lot of debate about the window on the top right …

Woman in white Carnival Costume with mask and staff

Venice Carnival #3

  While we had a model for two afternoons during our Venice Carnival Photo Tour, we had to take turns to allow each of us to get dedicated time. Bobbi suggested that while we waited, that we could practice with each other, or with the many costumed people walking all …

Venice Carnival 2012 - Man and woman in costume

Venice Carnival 2012 #2

  While you see many masks during “Carnevale” in Venice, you also see many people in period (usually 18th century) costumes often as couples. This couple was just strolling near San Marco square on our last morning in Venice. Unlike other performers, these two seemed to be just enjoying the …