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Yearly Archives: 2010

To the Gallery Then Back to My Yard

As I mentioned earlier, my first photographic gallery show is NOW ON in Beaverlodge, Alberta at the Beaverlodge Cultural Centre. I have nineteen photos featured and thought I’d give you a sneak peek. I didn’t have my camera bag when I took these during my opening, so didn’t have the correct lens for my camera. […]

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The Final Moments of Light

I was working in my office and could see a deepening orange glow through my window. Finally, I couldn’t continue working and had to grab my camera to head outside to capture what I was seeing. Here is a sample of the results. I clicked the shutter at 10:47 pm for this one: And no, […]

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Photographic Gallery Show & Sale :: Beaverlodge, Alberta

There are advantages to living in a small rural community — it gives people like me a chance to start small. I’m pleased to announce my first photographic gallery show & sale. And, there is a second one planned (which was booked before this upcoming show) at our local library in August. I’ll give details on […]

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Web of Life … now showing in my backyard

“Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.” ~Chief Seattle, 1855 “When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.” […]

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I Don’t Hang Babies :: Grande Prairie Custom Photographer

Many of you, especially my clients, are well aware of my stance on photographing newborns as well as older babies. To repeat what I quote on my website and here on my photo journal, “If you’re interested in things like … hanging newborns in nets … I’m probably not the photographer for you.” There is […]

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