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29 Oct 2018
Fall Photography

Fall photography

Exquisite Endings  The autumn is one of my favourite times to walk and work with my camera. As nature prepares for its big sleep and the sounds of the forest quieten, the views are exquisite. Fall photography is filled with endings but rather than depressing, I’m inspired to know that the trees and the plants will endure and then in the spring they will burst forth again. The cycles of nature are filled with the spectacular.  I’ve been a Canon […]

25 Oct 2018
Artwork Photography Workshop, Blue Parrot, Gillian Brooks

Photography Workshop for Artists

2 Photography Workshops For Artists. For Print and Web. I’m offering 2 art photography workshops on Nov 17 and Nov 24 for artists who need to take better images of their work for print and web publishing. The first workshop on Nov 17 is on photographing 2-D artwork for making prints for commercial sale. Topics covered: staging your artwork, lighting, image capture, intro to editing in Adobe Lightroom and print publishing of 2-D artwork. The second photography workshop on Nov […]

26 Dec 2013

Photojournalism — Amazing world images of 2013

Photojournalism at its best. Check out some of the incredible images captured around the world in 2013.  Some of the shots from the sweatshop disaster in Bangladesh are particularly poignant.  I have always considered photojournalism to be one of the highest forms of photography. To get these kind of images requires skill, timing, guts and luck. I raise a glass to all these amazing photographers who risk their lives to get these kinds of shots.  I hope you all had […]

19 Nov 2013
Yoga on Villarica Volcanoe, Chile

New Lifestyle Photography Gallery

Lifestyle Photography is the latest gallery that we are launching to showcase my work in on the shiny new website.  There are 3o plus images in this gallery, so take a few minutes to scroll through the images. You might even find yourself, or someone you know, in there.  You’ll find yogis, skiers, snowboarders, runners, rafters, boxers etc. Over the years I’ve shot many different subjects but when I look back on my work, I see a strong thread of lifestyle […]

19 Jun 2013
Photo and Video Workshops in Gordon Ross Photography Studio

Intro Video Workshop | Using iPhones, Android Devices, Point-&-Shoots & DSLRs to Record Video

An Intro Video Workshop Have you ever wondered how to use the video button on your camera or cell phone? This intro video workshop is an amazing opportunity to find out just what you can do with that button. On Tuesday, July 9, come join video pro Steve Ray for a beginners look at making videos using iPhones, Android devices, point-&-shoot cameras and digital cameras (DSLRs). If you want to jump-start your video knowledge, this is the session for you. […]

07 Jun 2013
Argentinian Tango Dancers

The KISS: A Collaborative Photography Project

The KISS: A Collective Photography Project at Elevate the Arts Bounded only by your creativity and a few guidelines, come participate in a fun,loving and sexy photography project that explores the age-old act of the kiss. As part of Elevate the Arts you’ll be able to find me in Simms Alley (behind Whale’s Tails Toys) tonight (Friday) at 5pm. I’ll be there to give a brief workshop about this very cool photo happening. Bring your camera, your imagination and get […]

06 Jun 2013
Professional Studio Portrait Photography

Studio Portrait Photography—Creative & Fun

Having Fun with Studio Portrait Photography Studio portrait photography—it’s fun and creative for everyone involved. Take Nick for example. He contacted us for some professional head-shots for use on his website. He also needed a different set of images for use on social media sites, but he didn’t want a standard look. Nick isn’t a mainstream-kind-of-guy so he came prepared to experiment with props and changes of clothes. Fun. I love consulting with my clients before our session, but you really […]

20 May 2013
world portrait photography

Photography Workshop, Intro to the DSLR

Learn the basic functions of your digital camera (DSLR) in a 3-hour photography workshop with me on Wednesday, June 12! After much interest and a lot of planning, we are happy to announce this photography workshop. It is the first in a series of photography workshops that we are developing for the general public and businesses in the Comox Valley. This photography course is a great introduction for someone with little or no experience with their digital camera. It’s a […]

15 May 2013

Photography Slideshow, Travels in Sri Lanka

Photography Slideshow Highlighting Sri Lanka There’s a photography slideshow happening in my studio tonight! Since my return from Nootka Island, I’ve been meaning to post an image from that adventure and promise I will. But, I’ve been busy getting things ready for the photography slideshow that’s all about Sri Lanka. I can’t wait to share this incredible place through my lens. Unfortunately, this event is sold out. But, this is the first of our new travel series. More details on […]

07 May 2013
professional portrait photography

A Professional Portrait Can Make The Difference

Professional Portraits In the fast-paced world of the web and business, you have exactly a millisecond to capture your online audience’s attention. But as much as you have to grab it quickly, the visual nature of the the web delivers awesome possibilities to do it really well. Strong photography can be a big part of that wow factor that pulls the eyes in and gets people clicking. If you’re selling a product or service that is an extension of your own […]