This beach on the island of Oahu in Hawaii, has been featured as a romantic backdrop for several movies and music videos. With calm waters, a cave, a blowhole, and some sand to roll around in, it definitely has the “wow” factor that won’t make you regret adding a stop here to your itinerary.
In landscape photography, there are many different ingredients to make the perfect photo—good lighting, a main subject, an intriguing background, and an interesting composition. When these core elements come together to complement each other, then the picture reaches a level of perfection.
Searching for an interesting subject to be the focal point of a landscape photo, I saw a large piece of drift wood lying on a rocky beach on the shore of lake Ontario, and I knew I had found what I was seeking.
Hanauma Bay on the island of Oahu is called the snorkeling capital of the world and is also the deadliest beach in Hawaii. Read about how this amazing natural preserve was formed thousands of years ago and travel from the bottom of the crater to the top in pursuit of the perfect picture that encapsulates this oasis in the sea.
After my daughter found a leaf that “glows”, we collected a bunch of colourful leaves and used a strobe to light them up from the back. The resulting images are simple, minimalist, artistic, and brilliant.
Toogood Pond in Unionville, Ontario, is spectacular in fall, a photographer’s dream, when the brilliant hues of the fall foliage reach a crescendo in early October before everything changes to the monotone palate of winter a mere month later.
Learn about the history of the largest park in Markham, its ties to the Village of Markham, its present day vastness, and enjoy a few pictures of the spectacular colours of fall in the park.
Vibrant prints with crisp details, great depth, and magnificent colours—they are bold and impactful, elegant and contemporary and varying sizes from a subtle accent piece to a dramatic, statement making, focal piece.
For the most part, the weather was cloudy and overcast, rainy and cool, less than favourable conditions for any vacation let alone one of a photographic nature.
Looking for some Christmas pictures of your children this holiday season? Or maybe you would like some custom Christmas cards for family and friends. If you are in the Markham area, we’ve got packages and options to suit your needs and budget. Sound intriguing? Booking and more information here: