Using Colour to Strengthen a Photo

I love the timelessness of b&w photography and the energy of colour photography. Depending on the subject, colour can enhance the strength of a photo. I recently took photos where one colour was… Continue reading

Black and White Photograph: Train on Tracks

I took a photo recently of a train sitting on the tracks. I chose to take the photograph on an angle for a different perspective. This photo works better in black and white… Continue reading

Getting to know my DSLR camera

    I purchased my first Digital Single Lens Reflex camera for my trip to Ireland at the end of August 2013. I’ve taken quite a few photos using this camera. Some have turned… Continue reading

Black & White Photograph: Silhouette & Shadows

It’s amazing how there is beauty all around us. I think that sometimes we get so caught up in our day to day lives that we sometimes miss the beauty that surrounds us. We don’t… Continue reading

Why I Want to Visit “The Land Down Under”

  I really want to experience Australia’s unique beauty.  However, first I will need to conquer my fear of all of the poisonous critters that call it home. I have compiled the list… Continue reading

Creating Memories with Travel & Photography

  Travelling is such a great opportunity to create memories and photography helps preserve those memories. Travelling and photography are such personal, special experiences. We all want to experience different things, whether it’s… Continue reading

Black & White Photography: Changing the mood and impact

  In previous post, I mentioned that I love black and white photography.  Colours affect the mood, vibe and overall impact of a photo.  Stripping out the colour can place more focus on the… Continue reading

Why I want to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland

   Today is St. Patrick’s Day. One of the items on my bucket list to is visit Ireland during  St. Patrick’s holiday celebration. In Ireland, the St. Patrick’s holiday is typically celebrated over… Continue reading

The Magic of Blarney Castle

    The Blarney Castle is a really great place to visit when you are in Ireland. Located at the top of the castle is the Blarney Stone. The story goes that if you… Continue reading

The Legend of Giant’s Causeway

    I was lucky to have had the opportunity to visit the Giant’s Causeway when I was in Ireland. Let me tell you, it’s breathtaking! The Irish are amazing storytellers and I’m… Continue reading