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A question I hear frequently is: “which is better, photoshop or lightroom?” Everyone seems to have a different view. Of the countless articles debating this topic, each author tends to have a strong opinion that leans completely one way or the other. And to someone who is new at photography, all answers sound accurate and convincing – clearly […]

Photoshop, Lightroom, or Both?

January 27, 2017

It’s no secret that I took a LOT of photos last year. 2016 was a pretty busy year for me and I filled my computer with thousands of shots ranging from San Francisco’s city life to wild animals in Wyoming (see my bear photos here!). Something I did not do, though, was focus on a specific […]

5 Photography Projects To Try This Year

January 20, 2017

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As much as I love digital cameras, film photography will always have a soft spot in my heart. I love the excitement I always felt when I would finally pick up my freshly developed prints from the chemist. I miss the thrill of studying my surroundings before taking a shot, consciously deciding what is important enough […]

Flawlessly Emulate Fuji & Kodak Film with Mastin Labs

January 13, 2017

For the last couple of years I have done all of my photography work on a Canon 6D – a camera which I love. It is fantastic for photography and I really enjoy using it. The Canon 6D is not, however, the best for filming unless you are willing to fork out a pretty penny for gimbals and […]

5 Reasons Why I Purchased the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II

January 6, 2017

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Victoria, British Columbia is one of my favorite cities. There are so many things to love about it. One of the things I enjoy most, though, is how much it resembles Europe. Parts of Victoria make me feel like I stepped back into France and I just love it! If you have not been to Victoria […]

7 Things You Simply Must Do In & Around Victoria, B.C.

December 16, 2016

 Some of you probably remember when I reviewed the Siena bag this past spring. You know, that gorgeous leather camera bag from Johansen Totes? Well, I am back with another beautiful bag from this company. A backpack this time – the Bellbrook in black! In the past, I was never big on backpacks as I have always preferred […]

The Bellbrook Backpack | A Johansen Totes Camera Bag

December 2, 2016

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