Product Review: Oowa Lenses

Mobile photography has become so popular within the last few years thanks to the advances in the technology mobile devices use. With iPhones spitting out billboard-worthy photos, there seems to be an ever-growing trend to see which mobile device can capture the best image. Using just the device, however, may have its limitations—and that’s where […]

Product Review: Sleeklens Workflow

One of the best things about post-processing may also be the worst thing about it. We have so many choices these days—which is great—but if you don’t know what you’re looking for, you can easily get overwhelmed by the plethora of choices you have in front of you.

Abstract Vision

What is your definition of abstract photography? Is it simply photographing something that we don’t recognize? Or perhaps does it need to be blurry for it to be considered abstract? Whatever your definition may be, it’s something that I have become interested in from about two years ago. I later found out though, that making an […]

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 There is something special about each sunrise shoot that I go to, even if it is overcast. At first, I thought this particular morning was a bust: too much cloud coverage, gray all over, and nothing too exciting to photograph. As the morning went by, something started happening in the clouds though. One particular area in the clouds started glowing white and was much brighter than anything else around it. It was almost surreal—I didn’t know what was happening. I started taking pictures of this anomaly and it wasn’t until I looked at my pictures on my computer that this bright spot in the clouds was actually reflecting the colours from the sun. The coloured clouds had spread by the time I took this one, but you can still see the colour difference from the blue tones found everywhere else. . More special moments at #torontosunriseseriesbytaku and http://smaku.com/the-first-light . #seetorontonow #discoveron #cloud9 #urbanromantix #pastels #pastelsky #sky_sultans #torontoart#torontopfr #blogto #sunriseto #winterto#thelast6 #6ixwalks #curiocityto #awesome_shots#awesome_naturepix #ig_nature #passionpassport#sunrise_sunsets_aroundworld#sunrise_sunset_photogroup#longexposure_shots #longexpoelite#moodynature #moodygram#torontoblogger #torontoartist #sharecangeo  Some mornings nature displays a soft colour palette while other mornings more vibrant ones are displayed. Is this her way of telling us something? . I hope everyone has a wonderful Family Day, President’s Day, or Monday! . This is #torontosunriseseriesbytaku Http://smaku.com/the-first-light #torontoblogger #sharecangeo #cangeotravel #lonelyplanet #passionpassport #cnntravel #travelandleisure #opcmag #pastels #pastelsky #sky_sultans #torontoart#torontopfr #blogto #sunriseto #winterto#thelast6 #6ixwalks #curiocityto #awesome_shots#awesome_naturepix #ig_nature #livefolk#landscape_lovers#sunrise_sunsets_aroundworld#sunrise_sunset_photogroup#longexposure_shots #longexpoelite#moodynature
 I’m glad I made it here just before the clouds covered over the colours that were there from the evening’s sunset. . Located by Spencer Smith park in Burlington, the Brant Street Pier juts out 137 metres over Lake Ontario, and does it with style as it curves its way outward. The colour of the beacon changes to represent special events and activities throughout the year. . #sunset_ig #burlingtonontario #brantstreetpier #tourismburlington #discoveron #spencersmithpark #pastels #pastelsky #sky_sultans #torontoart #blogto #winterto#thelast6 #6ixwalks #curiocityto #awesome_shots #livefolk#landscape_lovers#sunrise_sunsets_aroundworld#sunrise_sunset_photogroup#longexposure_shots #longexpoelite# #moodygram#torontoblogger #torontoartist #sharecangeo  When is the sun not round? When it’s right at the horizon making its bright light look like its part of the sun. . I’m also liking how the horizon is not flat here, but very rough and rocky from the waves of Lake Ontario. . When you pay attention to the smaller things in front of you, you start to notice unusual things and hopefully appreciate what we have at our disposal. . Get this wallpaper in my Story! Enjoy your Sunday with my #torontosunriseseriesbytaku and http://smaku.com/the-first-light . #thelast6 #blogto #winterto #sunriseto #orangesky #sky_sultans #torontoart#torontopfr#6ixwalks #curiocityto#interiordecoration #awesome_shots#awesome_naturepix #ig_nature #livefolk#landscape_lovers#sunrise_sunsets_aroundworld#sunrise_sunset_photogroup#moodynature #moodygram#torontoblogger #torontoartist#decorationideas#wallart