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portraits · Pixie Hoops · Victoria BC

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Talented Pixies and their funky hoops. Canon EOS 450D (XSi) · Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 17 mm · 1/50 s · f/2.8 · ISO 200 Strobist: Sigma EF 530 DG Super, 1/2 power, on-camera, ceiling bounced A promo shot for Pixie Hoops, this was a fun speed challenge to nail down two stripes of a seamless background, get my ladder, camera …

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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

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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

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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 …