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June 21, 2010 in Advice, Opinion, Pontification, Rambling

  This is partially a follow up, or maybe follow on, to my post “the camera that took the photo“. There are a lot of photographers taking pictures these days. And there are a lot of good pictures to be…

June 19, 2010 in Uncategorized

My friend Mike, the artist: Alone I sit, I count the time passing things, never sublime. Seconds pass, minutes crawl hours move, shadows on the wall part of the scene, am I now sitting beneath the leafy bough warmth of…

June 18, 2010 in Observations, Off Topic, Rant

I hesitate to suggest that Guyanese road users are a unique bunch, better to say in my experience they are a unique bunch. Just a few weeks ago there was a grizzly accident. A minibus conductor had the misfortune to…

June 16, 2010 in Advice, How To, Techniques

Unlike my last “making of” post, this one wasn’t particularly complicated. Again, unlike the last post this one is a decent photo. On Monday I went to some extent to explain what I though a photo should be, at least…

June 15, 2010 in Uncategorized

My friend Michael make a good point today on his blog on the way to find inspiration if your shutter finger seems a bit inactive recently. Originally, I had often thought that to use a location or subject that you…

June 14, 2010 in Observations, Opinion

I was discussing with a friend a little while ago about what a photograph should be. This isn’t a new argument between us, it has been going in one form or another for years. As we have grown and talked…

June 11, 2010 in Observations, Off Topic

I drove past the Conversation Tree a few days ago and noticed someone putting a fence around a newly planted tree. The Conversation Tree (for all the [one] people who visit my blog who aren’t Guyanese) is a historic landmark…

June 9, 2010 in Techniques

This is one of the very early images in my project this year to take a photo every day for the year. It was taken on 17th February this year while I was sojourning in Canada. Only a month and…

June 7, 2010 in Observations, Pontification, Rant

Quite often someone sees a photograph of mine and the comment that follows is some variation on; “Hey that is a great photo, what camera do you use?” Different photographers take this question differently, some take great offense, others are…

June 2, 2010 in Experiences, Opinion, Pontification, Rant

This is my very brief recital of how I came upon the name of my blog, posted on my birthday and the birth of my blog 🙂