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wedding ∙ Julie + Steve ∙ Victoria BC

Canon EOS 400D (XTi) · Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 19 mm · 1/25 s · f/4.5 · ISO 800 Strobist: Sigma EF 530 DG Super, on-camera, full power, ceiling bounced Canon EOS 400D (XTi) · Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 70 mm · 1/60 s · f/4.5 · ISO 800 A brief moment of calm in the storm of wedding preparations. Canon EOS …

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portrait · Kelsi and Kara

Kelsi and Kara, meet everyone. Everyone, this here’s Kelsi and Kara. Canon EOS 400D (XTi) · Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 18 mm · 1/200 s · f/10 · ISO 1600 Actually, you’ve met Kelsi once before, though it was only her smile. The sisters braved grass stains for a “gift portrait.” By that, I mean it was shot to be …

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Christmas at Mt. Washington

We ran away from life with some friends, and spent a wonderful Christmas at Mt. Washington. Canon EOS 400D (XTi) · Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 18 mm · 1/250 s · f/10 · ISO 200 Emerging from the tiny forest beside Raven Lodge on our second day, this was the first site which greeted us on our first snowshoeing adventure: …

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OM NOM NOM

A Beacon Hill Squirrel mows down on a sunflower seed. Canon EOS 400D (XTi) · Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 300 mm · 1/200 s · f/5.6 · ISO 100 With the power of rapid-fire bestowed upon me with the Magical Pictobox 3000™, I was able to capture this little guy actually eating.   =)

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rainstick

One more rainbow, but in a rather different setting. Canon EOS 400D (XTi) · Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 18 mm · 1/160 s · f/8 · ISO 100 Don’t get me wrong. Capturing this most interesting rainbow was great and worth it and all that rot, but the incredibly fast-approaching and pounding torrential squall which immediately preceded it, and caught …

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lookout

50% right time, 50% right place, 50% right fluke. Canon EOS 400D (XTi) · Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 18 mm · 1/200 s · f/9 · ISO 200 I was traversing the Malahat one rainy Saturday morning when, as I made my way past those huge power lines which would be really fun to zipline across, the sky broke open, …

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Young Tower moon

The clock tower of the Young Building shines against the full moon. Canon EOS 400D (XTi) · Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 18 mm · 30 s · f/8 · ISO 200 The time on the clock tower at *deepbreath* Camosun College Lansdowne Campus’ Young Building *gasp* isn’t wrong. It was, in fact, 5:30 in the morning when this shot was …

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autumn

Sure, autumn officially starts in September, but it really feels like it in October. Canon EOS 400D (XTi) · Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 55 mm · 1/100 s · f/7.1 · ISO 200 From a recent quick trip to Little Qualicum Falls, which was fun and happy on many levels. =)

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wackwack!

A little handful of duckling lets out a “wackwack!” after emerging from a half-body dive. Canon EOS 400D (XTi) · Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 300 mm · 1/200 s · f/5.6 · ISO 100 Due to its perfect cuteness, this could very well be the last duck/duckling photo I ever take. =)

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wedding · Meaghan + Matt ∙ Victoria BC

Happy, happy wedding to our wonderful and decidedly un-boring friends, Meaghan and Matt. Canon EOS 400D (XTi) · Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 18 mm · 1/250 s · f/10 · ISO 400 Rawr! It’s nice, having known folks for so long, to ask ’em to do silly things, and silly things are done without a second thought. Canon EOS 400D …