A Moment with the Nikon Z7

Nikon’s latest series of digital cameras—the Z series—is history in the making. Building a camera from scratch is no easy feat that requires countless hours of research, development, and testing. So when Nikon finally announced their Z 7 and Z 6 full frame mirrorless cameras to the world on August 23, 2018, the photography industry […]

Unzipped Toronto

The Unzipped exhibit in Toronto is a unique opportunity to browse through projects from the architecture company Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), and those in collaboration with real estate development firm Westbank Corporation. It’s housed in the 2016 Serpentine Pavilion, which attempts to contrast the free-flowing element of a zipper to that of something of the […]

I see spots!

You see them everywhere: on the window, on your desk, and maybe even on your favourite coffee mug. You may never think twice about them but when it comes to photography, you’d better care a lot more about these spots.   Spots, or sensor dust, or whatever you want to call it, are notorious little […]

Lunenburg

My previous post took you through the wonders of Peggy’s Cove in the early morning light. This post will take you through another must-see area of the Southern coastal area of Nova Scotia: Lunenburg. A drive around the southern coastal region of Nova Scotia wouldn’t be complete without going to Lunenburg—a UNESCO World Heritage Site—so […]

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 Good morning, Toronto! . As the temperature cools down, you will find steam clouds hovering over the lake. It’s a beautiful sight if you can handle the cold. . What are your plans for this weekend? . Nikon D800, 1/50 sec., f/9.0, ISO100, 70-200mm f/2.8 at 140mm . #torontosunriseseriesbytaku #nikon_canada #nikonca #nikonglobal #steam #evaporation #lakeontario #lakeshore #disocveron #explorecanada #naturelovers #sunrise_sunset_photogroup #sunrises #wintersunrise #torontoblogger #torontoartist #canadianblogger #bloggerstyle #travelbloggers #bloggerlife #canadianwinter #imagesofcanada #6ixwalks #torontoclx
 All I saw yesterday on my feed were pictures of snowy Toronto...and then it started to snow heavily. So does that mean if we start posting pictures of a tropical nature all this snow will melt? It’s worth a shot, right? . Thinking back to those warmer days when I was enjoying a truly breathtaking sunset at one of the best resorts that I’ve ever been to. . Nikon D800, 4 sec., f/9.0, 24-70mm f/2.8 at 24mm, tonemapped with four exposures . @likulikulagoonresort #tropical #fiji #fijiislands #fijitime #fijiwater #flyfijiairways #sunsets #nikon_canada #nikonglobal #nikonca #southpacific #bestvacations #travelawesome #torontoblogger #torontoartist #canadianblogger #islandlife #overwaterbungalow #earthpix #tonemapping #likuliku #fijiairways
 Good or Morning, Toronto! . Can you feel the warmth? One thing I love about sunrises is the instant warmth you feel as soon as the sun rises above the horizon. It shines on you and warms you right down to the core. There’s no better way to start off your day, don’t you agree? . @nikoncanada Z 7, 1/250 sec, f/9.0, ISO 64, 35mm f/1.8 S lens . #nikon_canada #nikonglobal #toronto #torontosunriseseriesbytaku #blogto #curiocityto #autumn_nature #autumnmood #autumnleaves #cityscapes #sunrises #naturelovers #torontoartist #torontoblogger #canadianblogger #canadianbloggers #rockyshore #etobicoke #humberbaypark #etobicokelakeshore #etobicokeguardian #sharecangeo #nature_good
 Wow, I was surprised by all the interest people had in Terrace House! For those of you not familiar with the show, the boys and girls in the show (three each) all live in one house, but are by no means isolated from the outside world. They are free to live their own lives doing their own thing. Relative to North American reality shows, not a whole lot actually happens in this show—sometimes the most extreme thing in an episode is one person eating someone else’s beef without asking. For real! But the most interesting thing for me is the commentary by the hosts. They watch the show in a living room setting, and just freely talk about what is happening. Since the hosts are much older than the people in the house, this generational gap brings about much of the highlight for me. . There are several seasons on Netflix now, and I recommend watching every single episode since each season brings so many different characters, it’s so entertaining to watch. Netflix in North America is actually about 3-4 months behind Japanese air dates so be weary of spoilers online. . #quebec #quebecregion #quebecoriginal #explorecanada #ragingriver #naturelovers #nikon_canada #nikonglobal #island #foggyday #torontoartist #torontoblogger #canadianblogger #waterfallwednesday #waterfalls #rainingcatsanddogs #canada #imagesofcanada #canadasworld #canadaswonderland #quebec_travelers #explorequebec #terracehouse #netflix
 There’s a Japanese reality show on Netflix called Terrace House that I’ve been watching even before it was on there. The current season takes place in a house located in the town I took this sunrise picture in. It’s a beautiful place up in the mountains that many people from the city go to for a relaxing time away from the hustle and bustle of city life. . Would you trade your city life with natural beauty like this? . Nikon D800, 1/250 sec., f/8.0, ISO200, 70-200mm f/2.8 at 135mm . #mountainscape #japan_vacations #explorejapan #discoverjapan #japan_vacations #nikon_canada #nikonjp #japanesebeauty #japannature #foggyday #nikko #karuizawa #mountainstream #torontoblogger #torontoartist #canadianblogger #autumnleaves #autumnmood #autumn_nature #nikonglobal
 I just happened to be looking back at older photos the other day and found this hidden gem from my trip to Japan four years ago. This was an incredible waterfall that can only be fully appreciated in person. The power it exuded even though I was very far away just left you standing there appreciating nature. The fact that it was pouring rain didn’t even matter while I was there. . Nikon D800, 1/250 sec., f/7.1, ISO200, 70-200mm f/2.8 at 135mm and a lot of rain . #waterfallsfordays #waterfalls #waterfallsofinstagram #overcast #rainingcatsanddogs #japan_vacations #explorejapan #discoverjapan #japan_vacations #nikon_canada #nikonjp #japanesebeauty #japannature #foggyday #nikko #mountainstream #torontoblogger #torontoartist #canadianblogger #autumnleaves #autumnmood #autumn_nature #nikonglobal