Week 3: Full Manual x Technical

r/WeeklyPhotos week 3 challenge is Full Manual x Technical. I captured this water droplet at Cranbrook on a windy day, precariously standing on a slope. It was physically challenging, as well as technically, since I was adjusting my focus manually and this branch would not sit still. But I’m thrilled with the capture and the…

Decay and Vitality

I took my annual trip to Yates Cider Mill last month and of course I brought my camera with me. It was towards the end of the foliage decay in this particular section of town, so there weren’t too many subjects to photograph, but I managed. I used my 50mm lens, partly because I forgot…

Chrysanthemum Collection

In the past few years, I’ve discovered that I really love Chrysanthemum flowers. They’re gorgeous to look at, but even more interesting to shoot. In this set, I’m featuring the ones I took photos of using my 50mm portrait lens – and this was by accident, because I realized too late on the way to…

Stars Shine Brightly

Yes, I did start this project a few days into the new year, but I’m ending it today. It’s been an incredible journey and I’ve been thrilled (and exhausted) to share new and old photos with all of you every day for all of 2014. It was certainly a challenge at times – and yes…

SEX

More bokeh play. I played around with this in Photoshop to give it a more dramatic effect and I absolutely 110% love the way it turned out. I was initially going to use one of the other photos that has a million “sex”‘s from more lights, but I think this singular one is way better…