With digital photography now the norm and everyone taking photos with their phones, I’m happy that Instagram uses the square format that I used to shoot with my Bronica 6×6 camera. Back in the film days, I’d shoot everything with 2 1/4 by 2 1/4 inch square medium format film on my Bronica. It was ... Read More
I love travelling and seeing new places and revisiting old places. Although I’ve been to Holland a few times in the past, there is always new places to see. This year we stayed in the beautiful town of Hardewijk. It has a history of over 800 years. Amazing considering Canada is only turning 150 this ... Read More
It was a beautiful weekend here in Hamilton for Mothers Day and all the events happening around the area. While my wife Dana Cowie was participating in the West Hamilton Artists Tour, my girls and I headed out to Valens Rd. and Fox Run Stables for a equestrian contest. Although I could talk your ear off ... Read More
Here’s a painting my wife Dana Cowie (danacowie.com) recently completed of some budding branches found on the Bruce Trail. 24″ x 60″, oil on canvas. It will be in our studio at the West Hamilton Artist’s Tour (westhamiltonartiststour.com) all next weekend! Photographing art is a special skill set. You need to pay attention to glares, angles ... Read More
After a lot of humming and hawwing, I finally decided on a new logo design! I love this because it reminds me of one of my first cameras, a Pentax K1000. Fully manual and in the days before all digital.
It’s been an up and down winter here in Hamilton, Canada where I live. It’s been mild and then a typical Canadian winter of subzero temperatures and snow. Yesterday was a mild day where the snow from the day and night before started to melt. As we were having lunch, my wife pointed out the ... Read More