Category Archives: Opinion

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Out with the old, in with the new

Out with the old, in with the new, so the saying goes. Death, taxes and change are the only certainties in life. These are two familiar sayings, or at least two that I am familiar […]

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Favourites: Brotherhood

Brotherhood: It’s a special bond. In the twenty-five years that I had my studio on King Street in Preston I spent many November 11ths photographing the Remembrance Day service at the cenotaph just down the […]

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What would you do?

What would you do? I want to know. Thirty-five years ago when I was deciding to move my studio into a store front location, one of the chores facing me was deciding on a sign […]

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Driftwood and a log cabin

Driftwood and a log cabin, or a study in black and white, or Inspiration Point; all are possible titles for this black and white toned print. The title is, as of yet undecided. The location […]

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Seeing the hidden Algonquin

Algonquin’s sausage – lumbering. I was told there are two things you don’t want to see how they are made; taxes and sausage. Lumbering is a verb not a noun. It’s an action not a […]

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Clarity

Does it have clarity? Right away when I wrote this I thought “is it in focus” and I guess photographically that is the obvious way to thinking of clarity. Is that important? Absolutely. I have […]

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Cambridge Ribfest 2019

The Cambridge Ribfest is the Rotary Ribfest This past weekend was the Cambridge Ribfest 2019. I believe this is the fourth in what has become an annual event. At the same time there was a […]

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Photography at the 120 Club

Live show photography – meeting the challenge head on I have a very talented friend who performed a one man (plus accompanist) show at the 120 Club in Toronto on May 19th, 2019.  Reid asked […]

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Which box are you in?

Which box you are in? Do you think in the box or outside the box? Go ahead and leave a comment. Start a discussion.

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Forgive Me

Forgive me of using my blog for a non business, non photographic purpose. Well sort of. There will be pictures and photography is a visual art form used to tell a story, and hopefully there […]

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