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happy box is happy!

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This box was staring at me on the last day of the Sidney Summer Market, so I took his photo. Canon EOS 450D (XSi) · Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II 50 mm · 1/160 s · f/3.5 · ISO 400 Okay, so . . . he looks more surprised than happy, but “surprised box is surprised!” just didn’t roll off …

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vrooom!

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The imposing visage of a vehicle at the Blethering Place Collector Car Festival. Canon EOS 450D (XSi) · Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 10 mm · 1/200 s · f/9 · ISO 200 This is a car. A car in Oak Bay. It’s red. It has wheels. That’s about all I can tell you, except what I can see from its …

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funkybug

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The aliens have landed. On my car. Okay, there’s only one. And it’s not really an alien. But STILL! Canon EOS 450D (XSi) · Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II 50 mm · 1/2000 s · f/2.2 · ISO 100 Imagine my surprise when, at a stop light on Quadra Street one fine warm day, the craziest, creepiest, most awesomiest bug …

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sun dog

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Hello, hella halo! Erm, again! Canon EOS 450D (XSi) · Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 · 17 mm 1/4000 s, 1/4000 s, 1/4000 s (three-shot bracketed composite) f/22, f/20, f/14 · ISO 200 I’m allowed one gratuitous moon photo. I’m allowed one gratuitous sun photo. =)

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wedding · Krista and Stephen · Sidney BC

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Canon EOS 450D (XSi) · Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 53 mm · 1/320 s · f/10 · ISO 400 Do not disturb the wedding. Y’know, if you use a chair as something else (like a sign), it’s gonna get sat upon. Sure enough, five minutes after I snapped this photo, somebody’s uncle was lounging in the sign-chair. Canon EOS 450D (XSi) …

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Round Table

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King Arthur would be proud. If he stood two feet tall, anyways. Canon EOS 450D (XSi) · Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 44 mm · 1/80 s · f/8 · ISO 200 Strobist: Sigma EF 530 DG Super, 1/8 power, on-camera 3′ camera left, umbrella diffused Perhaps it’s the ‘guy’ in me, but there’s just something turbo majestic awesome about swords. This …

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mushcakes

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Doo-doot doot doo-doot DOOT! Doot. Canon EOS 1000D (XS) · Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 40 mm · 1/60 s · f/4.6 · ISO 400 Strobist: Sigma EF 530 DG Super, 1/4 power, on-camera, ceiling bounced Going back to a great New Year’s Eve party, here is some gastronomicawesomeness from friend Steph. Steph is one of those. Half the time, she buys …

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CPR heads

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So, one day, I walked into this room, and there were 50 decapitated plastic heads on the floor . . . Canon EOS 1000D (XS) · Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 17 mm · 1/40 s · f/3.2 · ISO 200 I learned CPR that day. But it didn’t make this image (which burned into my head, so I figured I needed …

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Kitara

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Our wee ninja. Our itty-bitty. Our little dumpling . . . Our Kitara. Canon EOS 450D (XSi) · Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II 50 mm · 1/160 s · f/2.8 · ISO 800 Mama’s photo. Papa’s hands. Our new life. There aren’t many more words I can muster to describe her, and the amazing, overwhelming and heart-bursting feelings of holding …

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gears of war

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Big floats, marching bands, scary clowns, flashing lights . . . of all the stuff to showcase from a parade, I pick out the cool military tech. Canon EOS 450D (XSi) · Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 133 mm · 1/400 s · f/4.6 · ISO 400 =)