It’s the season of bridal shows

  Bridal Show Season – You won’t find it on most calendars.

Bridal show season; it has started. The first weekend of January has just passed and with that we are deep into the bridal or wedding show season.

I must confess that the wedding show season is in my past. Today the only weddings I do are small and

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Tom Thomson & The Colorful History of Canoe Lake

Canoe Lake – Intrigues and Mysteries

I first went to Algonquin Park at approximately 10 years of age. My aunt and uncle, who were my godparents, took me with them on their annual vacation to the Muskoka area. That year Algonquin Park was a one day side trip by car. I remember the narrow

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November 14 Super Moon

November 14, 2016 was the biggest “Super Moon” since 1948. It will be decades before it happens again.

I went out with the hopes of photographing this occasion, but unfortunately mother nature had other ideas. Although the view was clear the previous evening in our area, last night the clouds rolled in, but I was hopeful.

I chose my spot, on a hill in

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Seeing as an artist helps

Seeing as a artist helps and looking at art is a good place to begin

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Trooping the Colours – RHFC

150th Anniversary The Royal Highland Fusiliers of Canada
Trooping the Colour

On Sunday, September 18, 2016 I attended an event that I had never heard of before. Its name – The Trooping of the Colour.

The Royal Highland Fusiliers of Canada celebrated their 150th Anniversary this weekend.

Originally formed as the 29th

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Special Delivery This Week

Special delivery of a special portrait.

I am looking forward to delivering a special portrait to a client this week. All portraits are special, but this one’s a little different; it’s a “fine art” portrait.

What’s different about a “fine art” portrait

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Engaging portraits strengthen business relations

#BeSeenBeKnown – Engage your clients in a positive way

How’s your image? Is it engaging, making perspective clients want to know what you’re about? Will your portrait start a conversation or peak interest?

Having an engaging portrait begins with you being engaging. A fine art portrait is a careful collaboration

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The Whole Story

The whole story is different for each individual.

Different people will chose different options to get the maximum pleasure from a particular car.  Likewise, when choosing portraits of your family, not everyone will want the same images. But, the images they chose can still tell the whole story from

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#BeSeenBeKnown

Headshots that make you #BeSeenBeKnown

Today it’s not enough to Be Seen. You have to Be Known.

People want to know what kind of person you are and what your business model is. Are you approachable, knowledgeable, fun, or trustworthy? Often they’re not going to wait until they get to

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…an artist in the work you create

“…you must define yourself as an artist in the work you create.”

A wisdom that only comes with age…

I was reviewing a stack of notes from various seminars, webinars, and things I came across on the internet. One really struck a chord with me and I now hope I have an opportunity to attend one of Arthur’s

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