Tags archives: sunrise

Kamloops and Sun Peaks - A Photographer's Paradise

When I was a child growing up in Merritt, my outlook on Kamloops and the surrounding area was that of a hot, almost barren landscape; in its' defence that was based solely on driving into Mac Park for soccer games on the weekend, cramming down Big Macs and whipping back home.  Having had the privilege of living here for the last 16 years now I know that's en[...]

The Making of 'Walking with Ghosts' - Client: Sun Peaks Resort

This being the last day of 2015, I was always going to have some solid memories of this shoot while working at the 'Top of the World' at Sun Peaks for Tourism Sun Peaks and Sun Peaks Resort.  The shoot itself was something I had conceptualized and thought about for quite a while.  The Marketing Manager, Christina Antoniak was gracious enough to listen to my [...]

The Backcountry of Sun peaks - Experiential Perfection

I've worked for Tourism Sun Peaks for sometime now, shooting most of the their lifestyle, landscape and leisure activities and events.  It's been a great experience working with a progressive marketing team that 'gets it', and it's also been a lot of fun getting to know the whole resort, from village to back country.  As someone who was an avid skier growing[...]

Anchor Your Images for Impact!

Anchor Your Images for Impact: Have you ever felt that upon looking at a powerful image that you could just reach in and touch part of it, step in the frame and continue walking through it, lean in and smell the plant or flower that was portrayed?  If you have, then you’ve experienced an image with a great anchor point, something that solidifies the image[...]

How to Strengthen Your Landscape Images

Ok, this might sound funny at first but once you get used to it, it may be something that will propel your work to another level.  Read the title of the blog again for me.  The last word is images.  If you don't use the word pics or snaps ever again (please don't), and start with "I create images", you're well on your way to reaching a bit higher :)  A bit f[...]