Studies in Black & White

Somedays, no matter how creative the day begins, it reaches a dull spot where suddenly there is a need to entertain oneself (hopefully without the use of anything digital...). Look around the house and something will always pop up. Deciding that I could use some more practice with depth of field and settings (I still [...]

If it is Autumn, it is time for the fair!

It is certainly Autumn in Switzerland; bright sunshine in that golden Autumnal hue, blue skies, dipping temperatures and crisp leaves that you scuff on the pavement with new leather shoes. In Basel, it is also time for the Autumn Fair or Herbstmesse in German. One of the very special things one finds at the fair [...]

Hallowe’en With Style

Recently seen in Toronto's The Annex district as I was walking along the street. And who says Canada's favorite color is beige! Taken with an iPhone 6 but not sure why the quality is not so good - usually photos taken with the phone's camera come out quite sharp. Might have had something to do with [...]

More From Leanne Cole’s Monochrome Madness (2-17. Theme: the letter “K”)

I love Leanne Cole's Monochrome Madness photo challenges!                       (http://leannecolephotography.com/2015/06/24/mm-2-16-monochrome-madness-2-16/) Focusing on a specific theme or just trying to capturing a good black and white shot gets me out there with my camera no matter the state of my mood or the weather. Not withstanding, [...]