Travel Photography

I have never been super comfortable taking toy photos out in public, especially when I travel.  I have done so from time to time, but normally when I felt I could do it and escape notice.   Its not that I am ashamed of taking photos of toys, I just dislike …

Inspiration From Prints

I have become a fan of collecting and displaying prints of my favourite contemporary artists on my studio walls.  I started doing this because I liked their work, and wanted to help support them by buying a print of their work.  However I also found that they have become a …

Correct Your Posture

Turns out your mom was right, and you should watch your posture.  Well, your action figures posture.  This was underlined with an experience I had shooting a new action figure over the holiday break.  I thought I would share it with you fine folks. This year I took the family …

Put Your Self Into Your Art

Self portraiture is an art form where a photographer puts themselves into a scene.  This isn’t a duck-lipped bathroom mirror Instagram selfie, but true and proper art.  The kind of art that hangs in an art gallery, except the photographer uses themselves as a model. Self portraiture is the type …

Building A Hulk

I’ve been on a big Incredible Hulk kick lately, which surprises me as I normally am not that much of a fan of the Hulkster.  However he seems to be tickling my muse, so I am running with it.  I recently watched Thor Ragnarok with my son, and I was …

Pause And Give Thanks

Today in the United States of America is Thanksgiving.  A national holiday where Americans pause and give thanks for the good things in their lives – family and friends, food and cheer. During Thanksgiving it is common for people to list things they have been thankful for during the previous year. …