Category Archives: Photography Techniques

A quickie in the garden

Now that’s a title isn’t it?  LOL!!  Did I get your attention?  Now get your minds out of the gutter will you. When I got home from work today I had a phone call from my auto body guy who … Continue reading

Posted in Anger and Frustrations, Blogging, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Gardening, Macro Photography, Photography, Photography Experiments, Photography Techniques | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 32 Comments

New Life

What a wonderful day!  It has been warm and sunny for a few days in a row now, and it’s incredible what a difference that has made.  What was dead and brown last week has sprung to life all around … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Composition, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Focus, Happiness, Macro Photography, Motivation/Inspiration, Nature, Photography, Photography Experiments, Photography Techniques, Spring | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Mystery Photo Explained

Sometimes people will look at one of my mystery photos and not have a clue, but when I give the answer it suddenly makes total sense and they wonder how they didn’t get it the first time.  However, if it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Macro Photography, Mystery Photo, Nature, Photography, Photography Experiments, Photography Techniques, Reptiles | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 32 Comments

First Try!

On Tuesday when I got home from work, there was a notice from the post office on my door saying that they had tried to deliver a parcel earlier in the day.  I was very excited because I knew it … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Camera Settings, Focus, Macro Photography, Photographic Challenges, Photography, Photography Equipment, Photography Experiments, Photography Techniques | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 23 Comments

Mastering Manual Mode

I hope you don’t mind, but I would like to use this post to pat myself on the back just a little bit :).  I am a person who doesn’t like change, and it is not unusual for me to … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Camera Settings, Macro Photography, Nature, Photographic Challenges, Photography, Photography Techniques, Rural Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | 31 Comments

I finally did it!!!

What a fantastic day I had yesterday!  Although it ended up pouring rain late in the afternoon, the rest of the day was an amazing learning experience for myself and my youngest son, Daniel.  As I mentioned in an earlier … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Camera Settings, Canon Rebel T3i, Composition, Flesherton, Ontario, Motion, Nature, Photographic Challenges, Photography, Photography Techniques, Rural Photography, Water/Waterfalls | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

Hidden Rays

I know that one of the standard rules of photography is to never shoot into the sun, but sometimes I see scenes before me that make me want to break the rules.  I absolutely love when the sun is hidden … Continue reading

Posted in Atmosphere, Blogging, Clouds, Contrast, Hotels/Resorts, Landscapes, Nature, Photographic Challenges, Photography, Photography Techniques, Port Loring, Ontario, Reflections, Shadows, Water/Waterfalls | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments