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8 YouTube Channels to Up your Photography Game

8 YouTube Channels to Up your Photography Game

Of all the new social media options out there, YouTube is by far my favourite. In fact, I could live without Instagram, Facebook or Twitter quite easily.  But I love YouTube. It’s a community, a school and a movie theatre all in one.  And anyone can get into the film making experience.  It’s just so easy! But there are so many channels. And there are so many that relate to photography. I have one (but I‘m not good at YouTube)….

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Shaka Guide App – Is it for You?

Shaka Guide App – Is it for You?

We just got back from Oahu. And on our most recent trip, we tried something new.  We downloaded the Shaka Guide app and spent a day driving around Oahu following Shaka’s Oahu Circle Island Tour. Right now, you’re thinking what’s the Shaka Guide?  Not exactly an intuitive name right. I know.  So, let me fill you in on one of Hawaii’s best kept travel secrets! The Shaka guide is an app that works in conjunction with your GPS, like the…

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Atlantis Submarines: Adventure Beneath Hawaiian Waters

Atlantis Submarines: Adventure Beneath Hawaiian Waters

Atlantis Adventures offers submarine rides in the Hawaiian waters off Waikiki, Maui and the Big Island.  That’s right folks. Submarine rides. In fact, Atlantis Submarines has been operating since 1988. And although I have been visiting Hawaii regularly since 2008, this spring was the first we decided to take the plunge with Atlantis (pun intended!).  For the purposes of this article, we did do the Waikiki trip so my comments are restricted to the Waikiki tour. Environmental Credentials Atlantis submarines…

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My Timelapse Secret Weapon – LRTimelapse

My Timelapse Secret Weapon – LRTimelapse

I love making timelapses.  In fact, I think I spend more time with timelapse photography than any other type of photography! What is Timelapse? If you don’t know what timelapse photography is then lucky you!  You have a whole lot of viewing pleasure in store for you.  In fact, a timelapse clip or movie is a series of photographs taken over a period of time and then put together in a clip or sequence.  And the result? Time is sped…

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5 Underrated YouTube Photography Channels

5 Underrated YouTube Photography Channels

Of all the new photography friendly social media options out there, YouTube is by far my favourite.  In fact, I could live without Instagram, facebook or twitter quite easily.  But I love YouTube. It’s a community, a school and a movie theatre all in one.  It’s just so great! And if you love photography, then YouTube is for you!  I was trying to come up with an angle for a post on excellent YouTube photography channels. And I thought, hey……

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5 YouTube Channels to Up your Timelapse Photography Game

5 YouTube Channels to Up your Timelapse Photography Game

Of all the new social media options out there, YouTube is by far my favourite.  In fact, I could live without Instagram, Facebook or Twitter quite easily.  But I love YouTube. It’s a community, a school and a movie theatre all in one.  It’s just so great! And if you love timelapse, then YouTube is for you!  If you love watching timelapse films, just put in the keyword “timelapse” and see how much fantastic content there is!  But there are…

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Landscape Photography at Upper Kananaskis Lake

Landscape Photography at Upper Kananaskis Lake

If you haven’t visited Upper Kananaskis Lake at sunrise, then you should add that to the list. I know, I know your list is probably pretty long. But if you are visiting the Canadian Rockies, then do make Kananskis County a part of your trip. And if you are from Alberta then you really have no excuse! In this vlog I take you to Upper Kananaskis Lake for some sunrise landscape photography. And since I was there I thought I…

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Peyto Lake Landscape Photography

Peyto Lake Landscape Photography

It has always been a dream of mine to photograph Peyto Lake in Banff National Park during winter but prior to the lake freezing. Well, I finally got my chance. If you can’t be there in person then you may as well visit with YouTube, right? I hope you watch and enjoy it.  And make sure to subscribe to my channel! The Peyto Lake Vlog How to get There Looking to get to Peyto Lake? Peyto Lake is located in…

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5 Tips to Increase Your Microstock Sales

5 Tips to Increase Your Microstock Sales

We are all looking to increase our microstock sales. I know I am. In fact, with the mass of images available on microstock sites now, it is increasingly a challenge to build a market for our images. So, I thought it would be a good time to discuss 5 strategies that I am using in order to increase my microstock sales. 1. Photograph Your Hometown Photographing your home town is an easy way to build a base for your microstock…

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The Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam’s Must do Attraction

The Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam’s Must do Attraction

The Rijksmuseum is a Dutch national museum located in Amsterdam.  In fact, the Rijksmuseum is focused on the arts and history of  Amsterdam. It’s located at the Museum Square in the borough of Amsterdam South, close to the Van Gogh Museum, the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, and the Concertgebouw. Behind the  Rijksmuseum extends the beautiful Meseumplein park and green space, fountains and importantly the IAMSTERDAM sign. In fact, it’s here you will likely be drawn for some selfie action! History of…

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