Here where I live, cold snaps plague the city during the winters, but one morning I woke up to a nice surprise. Interesting frost formations decorated the windshield of my car. So naturally I broke out some gear and […]
Autumn colors at the Champlain Lookout in Gatineau Park in Chelsea, Quebec. Photo by Blair Gable
I have had the privilege of living in two regions of Canada that feature some of the most colorful autumn transformations – the Niagara […]
Panning is a photographic technique that combines a slow shutter speed with camera motion to create a sense of speed around a moving object. It is a way to keep your subject in focus while blurring your background.
How to Photograph Christmas lights
For photographers, Christmas lights are one of the more interesting parts of the Christmas season. They present a genuinely unique opportunity; we don’t hang long strings of tiny lights all year round (unless you’re one […]
I love taking pictures with my smartphone, and I love all the gadgets and clever printing options that are on the market. There are times when your smartphone’s lens isn’t the right focal length for the job, or your […]
It is never easy to shop for the photographer in your life, mostly because all of the fun stuff costs more than is feasible to spend. Here is a list of 10 things, from $18-$500, that I as a […]
What camera should I buy?
I am asked this by friends, family, strangers, and parents of budding photographers on a fairly regular basis. Knowing that the real question usually is, “what is the cheapest camera I can get away with?”, […]