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What is the best camera?

I get asked all the time...."Rob, what's the best camera to buy?" My first reaction question is: "How much do you want to spend?" Some people love photography so much they spend all the grocery money and mortgage payment. Not wanting to increase the homeless, starve the kids, I try and do my part. Make…
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STC’s “Hockey Dreams”, what it means to be Canadian

My mom can scream louder than your mom. But only when the hockey game is on teevee.... Always an honour to help out our local professional theatre and deliver images of their productions. It's kinda cool to go in and have the entire theatre almost to myself -there's always a few other employees and techheads…
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What should you never wear during a family shoot?

People tend to overthink things. I know I do. And I see it when I work with clients who are planning a photo session with their family. Sometimes they show up wearing outfits that are the exact opposite of what we chatted out....I wonder, to myself....: "What part of don't wear loud, bold patterns....you'll stand…
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Fam jam….in the studio

I photographed Kelly's wedding a few years ago...well, three babies ago. Also photographed her two younger sisters weddings... Feeling like I'm becoming part of the family....couple samples from a recent shoot in the studio...
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Family in the home

I photographed this fam for the Sudbury living cover....in their home. The baby, about two, is, was a handful...as most two year olds are. It's why they call me the zenmaster of the 2 year old...
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Classic old school beats the trendy look everytime…

I've always loved a well done, artistic and visually stunning classic studio portrait... It's part of where I want to go with our photography. And one of our services that many of our clients appreciate....here's a few examples from recent photography sessions.....enjoy:
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Swimming with the icecubes…

Above image: Wim Hof "The Iceman" It's good to be back. As soon as we got back to Northern Ontario after our stay in Costa Rica, I started back on my Wim Hof breathing and cold immersion program. BELOW>Here I am, April 3rd, in Lake Lauzon. Water is about 40 degrees farenhheit..about 4 celcius. Brrrrrrrr....ice…
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My number one tip for great photos…

Friends in photography, Last fall I hiked out to the old abandoned Burwash prison farm with my daughter. That place has been abandoned for over 40 years. Old, dangerous, decrepit.... My kind of place. That images in this post are a small sampling from the hundreds of images I captured. SEE my facebook album HERE…
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