Tag Archives: #StorytellerArtistPhotographer

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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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Caring people waltz with elephants

Elephant Waltz 2019 The venue The transformation is nothing short of miraculous. But, after all isn’t that what the African Lion Safari does? The Mombasa Market Restaurant magically transforms from a safari oasis to an […]

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Only a few tickets remaining!

I checked. There are only a few tickets left. To what you say. Well the Elephant Waltz, that’s what. The elephants are being fitted for new dancing shoes. The Mombasa Market Restaurant is being prepared […]

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Part 2 – The Algonquin Adventure

Continuing on…It’s still day 2 of our trip, February 20, 2019 Even the drive is an adventure. Driving out of Oxtongue Rapids we picked up Highway 60 and headed east. To put this into perspective, […]

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I have empathy

Yes,  I have empathy,believe it or not. It’s because of attending a seminar of Leon Kennamer that I have it. The year was 1982. A flyer at Sylvano Color Labs in Toronto informed me the […]

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You are photogenic

Cookie – cutter photography is good for photographing cookies, not people. You are photogenic. Cookie cutter photography says most people will look good with a short-side loop light set up. To do that you put […]

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The Portrait

If telling the story of you, who would you be telling and what would that story be? I’m John Mitchell and putting that story into a picture or series of pictures is what I do. […]

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Cambridge Celebration of the Arts

Saturday June 16th I took a walk up Dickson Street in Galt Cambridge. The road was closed to traffic. Instead of cars there were vendors. It was the Cambridge Celebration of the Arts. Dickson Street […]

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Engaging portraits – Sample 5

 In a previous blog “Engaging Portraits” I talked about unique lighting for each portrait. In the beginning, near everyone starts out with the same body parts, but that’s where the similarity ends. We are not […]

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Engaging Portraits – Sample Four

 In a previous blog “Engaging Portraits” I talked about unique lighting for each portrait. In the beginning, near everyone starts out with the same body parts, but that’s where the similarity ends. We are not […]

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