Archive for January, 2010

Today my friend and fellow former Star intern Adrien Veczan and I played around with a Profoto ring light he had borrowed from a generous source.

Setup: Ring light from the front and two strobes on the L and R to achieve the sculpting rim light/3d look.

The results were quite fun and I saw green donuts for the rest of the day. Here is a taste of the day’s shoot. There also may or may not have been an attempt to emulate and repurpose Dave Hill-esque post processing.

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*playing with the multiple exposure setting on my camera.

TORONTO, ON. Jan. 27, 2010 – Toronto indie pop band Everything All the Time perform at Show + Tell Gallery following a live taping of talk show Late Night in the Bedroom.

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Today marks my return to the blogosphere. Through the course of my absence, I’ve shot a range of subjects from food to portraits to sports, sharpening my photographic eye with each frame. 2010 brings with it new hopes and new opportunities to embrace. Happy new year to all!

TORONTO, ON.: January 18, 2010 — Shirley Kwan performs at Richmond Hill Centre For the Performing Arts
(Sarah Dea)

TORONTO, ON.: January 14, 2010 — Gena Katz, executive director of Ernst & Young’s tax practice in Toronto,  Ont., says the earlier you start investing, the more years you have for tax-free dollars to grow, from her downtown office on Jan. 14, 2010. (Sarah Dea/Canwest News Service)

TORONTO, ON.: SEPTEMBER 28, 2009 — Blair Falconer, vice president and portfolio manager for HSBC Securities (Canada) Inc. poses outside HSBC on York Street in Toronto, Ont., on Sept. 28, 2009. (Sarah Dea/Canwest News Service)

TORONTO, ON. October 22, 2009 – Michael Walker is the head of branch investments at Royal Bank of Canada. He says it’s important for investors to select the right financial advisor to look after their investments. (Sarah Dea/Toronto Star)

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