Double Exposure Blog

Developing Creative Vision

What a privilege to work with Chris Harris and ten photographers for a whole week of photography in a remote location! The week ended on a high as our students described personal breakthroughs in their creative vision and asked to do it all again!

Mt. Baker, time exposure, with stars and moon light

All Night with a Meteor Shower

The Perseid meteor shower provided the live action on a perfectly clear, summer night that kept me happily photographing until dawn.

spider web abstract

Lost and Found

With my macro lens attached to the camera, I walked to the edge of the campsite and sat in the brush. And got lost. And that's when I found so much more than expected.

aboriginal woman in Fort St. James

Stories of British Columbia

After three weeks exploring northern British Columbia, what sticks in my mind is not so much the beauty in the landscape, although it was abundant, but the beauty in the people.

Ten photographers at the end of Develop Your Creative Vision workshop.

A Bella Coola High

We had a feeling something special was happening from the very first day. At the end of the second day, our students were saying things like, "I've already learned so much! How can we keep up this pace?".

Just like a tulip

Tulip time, that wonderful season when colourful little beauties pop up and joyfully announce that spring is definitely here!

Dancing in the rain

Photography in a rain storm at night can result in some creative images, especially if you allow yourself the freedom to play.

walking in the rain

Rain, rain, come again

Last week I spent a few delightful hours in a downpour. I was with my friend Richard, driving around in his car and photographing through the windshield. We called it the "Jeep Filter".

Fisherman at sunset in British Columbia

Best Images from 2015

I gave myself a year-end assignment today to select my best images of 2015. I've avoided this in the past because it involves some challenging introspection, hard decisions and a lot of time. But, as with any good assignment, I learned a thing or two about myself.

family photography

Things I get to do with my camera …

I've been getting to do a wide variety of things lately with my camera. Well, ok, pretty much everything is with my camera! Here's a taste of a few of those things.

Writing on Stone

We recently spent an enriching two days in Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park in southern Alberta. So glad we did!

man and motorcycle with dog

Riding with the King

"What was that?" I notice just about every motorcycle that goes by but I did a double take when I saw a bearded rider with a sidecar rumble by me. In the sidecar was a dog wearing a helmet and a pair of goggles. "I've GOT to photograph this!"