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Patapon – Topaz

In photography by webmeister Bud

Pata-Pata-Pata-pon! Canon EOS 450D (XSi) · Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 30 mm · 1/200 s · f/8 · ISO 100 Once console’d, I ended up a Nintendo guy, simply ’cause of the nature of their games, which weren’t all driving, sports or shoot-’em-up in nature. The first console game I played was legendary. Nintendo was the only ‘gamery’ in our house …

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concert ∙ BEAST 2009 · Victoria BC

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BEAST rocks Lucky Bar. Canon EOS 1000D (XS) · Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 17 mm · 1/25 · f/2.8 · ISO 1600 I was lucky (GET IT??!?) enough to have been given photo accreditation (my first!) to shoot BEAST at their concert last week, and enjoyed a great show from some very talented artists. While technically cruddy, my final shot of the night, …

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Warrior

In photography by webmeister Bud

You’ve, um . . . you’ve got a cement barge stuck in your channel, y’know. Canon EOS 1000D (XS) · Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 17 mm · 1/2000 & 1/4000 s (bracketed composite) · f/8 · ISO 400 Happy Gnu Year! Unless you’re Lafarge, the cement and construction materials company which owns this barge. The year might not be starting so …

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Big Thunder

In photography by webmeister Bud

Peaceful. Majestic. Breathtaking. Wheeeeeee! Canon EOS 400D (XTi) · Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 17 mm · 1/800 s · f/14 · ISO 800 Yes, this is the view mere seconds before diving into another twisty tumble along the windy tracks of Big Thunder Railroad. While the situation was admittedly a risky one for my Magical Pictobox 3000™, due care was taken …