Thursday, December 01, 2011

Friday, November 25, 2011

Joe and Kristin's Wedding: 12 x 12 submission

Last year I participated in the Vancouver 12x12 for the first time and thoroughly enjoyed my experience. It was bitterly cold and at times rainy but the excitement of shooting film in a contest kept me warm and excited to shoot. To my surprise I won in the last category of the day, “Unfunny”.
The positive energy and pure joy of this event had me looking forward to the 2011 12x12 event but was deeply saddened to hear that it was taking place smack dab in the middle of my wedding season. Even though I couldn’t participate as an official member, I was determined to still be there in spirit. With the help of Angela Chih, the Vancouver 12 x 12 Producer, I took the challenge to Victoria and shot the categories in real time during the wedding. I was able to tie in the category “series” with ease, which in the previous year found very difficult to do. It definitely brought a unique excitement and a different challenge to shoot during the wedding. Every hour I pulled out my Pentax K1000 (my first and favorite camera) and shot each category, jumping up and down every time I came up with something fun and silly.

Thursday, November 24, 2011

New Posts Coming

Okay guys, I know you have been waiting for some updates. I promise I will get them up soon here. It has been a really busy year. Thanks so much for your patience.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Martin Prihoda Shoot - Big Lights Far Away - taken with expired film

I would just like to say thank you to Martin for a fantastic workshop in Vancouver.  Big Lights Far Away taught me new lighting techniques and introduced me so wonderful local professionals in the biz.
You can access martins website here:

More postings to come.