So we’re getting a puppy. We’ve been on the waiting list with our breeder since before they were born and now we’re getting to the final countdown. 2 weeks less a day until we pick her up. Last weekend we went to the breeder to visit them and I’ll tell you, even though I prefer […]
A photographer interviewed and photographed people who were about to die in a cancer ward. Very powerful. Everyone seems to have a different view of their own death when it’s looking them in the face. I wonder how I would take it if I knew that I only had a little while to live. Is […]
So I’ve been working in the basement with my compressed air nailgun and for some reason, I forgot to wear my safety glasses the other day. Of course, that’s the day I get some blowback into my eyes. It didn’t seem so bad but there was definitely something in there because every now and again […]
Iranian blogger takes a trip to Europe. Very interesting and great photos. cheers, Kris
Bored this morning so monkeying around with my macro lens. Here’s my eye. (click for full view) Sort of interesting to look at full sized. I had thought eyes were always very smooth but you can see some scratches above the pupil. Also, I think the pale ring around the outside might be where my […]
Have I mentioned how much I love my macro lens? Here’s a rose from our garden.
Here’s an interesting quote from Michael Reichmann of Luminous Landscape regarding his Antarctica photography expeditions: “Over a three week period in the Falklands, South Georgia and the Antarctic Peninsula I shot 7,024 frames totaling 182 Gigabytes. […] I ended up with some 92 frames which I consider worth printing, and a dozen which are portfolio […]
Photo from the fireworks show at Lac Leamy last summer.
I was pretty pooped last night after a long week of interviewing and juggling job offers so I wound up going to bed around 10pm.Â Since I’m physically incapable of sleeping more than 8 hours, that means I was up a 6am.Â I hadn’t had the camera out in quite a while so I said, […]
There was a mini volleyball tournament this week at the arena so Sharon and I went to catch the final games today.Â The bronze medal game was Canada 2 vs. Argentina.Â Cuba had pulled out of the tournament so Canada put in an extra team made up of top varsity players. Argentina was ranked number […]