Canada Spotlight - Beautiful British Columbia

Canada Spotlight - Beautiful British Columbia

With nearly 1,000 Provincial Parks, National Parks, Marine Parks, Regional Parks, Protected Areas, Conservancy Areas, and Ecological Reserves. Some from volcanic rock and full of beauty and natural splendor, Vancouver Island and the BC Gulf Island and Discovery Islands offer magnificent rain forests, towering mountains, sparkling blue seas, remote shell beaches, and secluded bays. Rugged Central and North Vancouver Island feature a largely uninhabited wilderness of forests, lakes and snow-capped peaks. The Pacific Rim on the West coast delivers wild landscapes, old-growth forest, and never-ending sandy beaches, with wildlife residents such as black bear, cougar, Elk, bald eagles, a variety of whales, Vancouver Island is a unique, natural paradise awaiting exploration through your lens.

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Canadian Wildlife species - Mountain Goat

Canadian Wildlife species - Mountain Goat

The mountain goat is a very unique mammal. Their ability to climb and travel on steep rock cliffs is superior to all other large mammals and keeps them safe from predators.

Mountain goats survive winter temperatures down to -50 C and wind to 90 kph along with deep snow, avalanches, rock falls and ice. Mountain goats have survived extreme conditions during  ice ages in western North America over the last 40,000 years.

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What is a better beamer and when would I need one?

What is a better beamer and when would I need one?

We have compiled a list of the TOP50 questions that we hear on our workshops. From gear, to settings, to composition, and shooting styles, we have decided to post three questions and answers a week till we get through them all.

We hope they answer some of the questions that you may have. Here is today’s question.

Question: What is a better beamer and when would I need one?

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Why did I lose my auto focus? You want to read this blog!!

Why did I lose my auto focus? You want to read this blog!!

We have compiled a list of the TOP50 questions that we hear on our workshops. From gear, to settings, to composition, and shooting styles, we have decided to post three questions and answers a week till we get through them all.

We hope they answer some of the questions that you may have. Here is today’s question.

Question: Why did I lose my auto focus ?

Today's answer supplied by: Chris Pepper

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What shutter speed should I be using for…?

What shutter speed should I be using for…?

We have compiled a list of the TOP50 questions that we hear on our workshops. From gear, to settings, to composition, and shooting styles, we have decided to post three questions and answers a week till we get through them all.

We hope they answer some of the questions that you may have. Here is today’s question.

Question:What shutter speed should I be using for…?

Please read David Toppings suggestions today

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Do you use the white balance settings in your camera or do you set it in your editing software?

Do you use the white balance settings in your camera or do you set it in your editing software?

We have compiled a list of the TOP50 questions that we hear on our workshops. From gear, to settings, to composition, and shooting styles, we have decided to post three questions and answers a week till we get through them all.

We hope they answer some of the questions that you may have. Here is today’s question.

Today's Question: Do you use the white balance settings in your camera or do you set it in your editing software?

Check out what David Toppings answer is today

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What is the difference between TIFF and JPEG?

What is the difference between TIFF and JPEG?

We have compiled a list of the TOP50 questions that we hear on our workshops. From gear, to settings, to composition, and shooting styles, we have decided to post three questions and answers a week till we get through them all.

We hope they answer some of the questions that you may have. Here is today’s question.

Question: If I’m on a budget, should I spend more on a camera or a lens?

Check out what David Toppings answer is today

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What are the advantages of photographing in RAW versus JPEG?

What are the advantages of photographing in RAW versus JPEG?

We have compiled a list of the TOP50 questions that we hear on our workshops. From gear, to settings, to composition, and shooting styles, we have decided to post three questions and answers a week till we get through them all.

We hope they answer some of the questions that you may have. Here is today’s question.

Question: What are the advantages of photographing in RAW versus JPEG?

Check out what David Topping's answer is today

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What do you mean when you say “clipping”?

What do you mean when you say “clipping”?

We have compiled a list of the TOP50 questions that we hear on our workshops. From gear, to settings, to composition, and shooting styles, we have decided to post three questions and answers a week till we get through them all.

We hope they answer some of the questions that you may have. Here is today’s question.

Question: What do you mean when you say “clipping”?

Check out what advice David Topping gives you today.

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Why are my images “blotchy” using a variable neutral-density (ND) filter?

Why are my images “blotchy” using a variable neutral-density (ND) filter?

We have compiled a list of the TOP50 questions that we hear on our workshops. From gear, to settings, to composition, and shooting styles, we have decided to post three questions and answers a week till we get through them all.

We hope they answer some of the questions that you may have. Here is today’s question.

Question: Why are my images “blotchy” using a variable neutral-density (ND) filter?

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Dog Sledding and Aurora Photography in the Yukon

Dog Sledding and Aurora Photography in the Yukon

This is an exciting dog sled tour filled with fun and adventure for the beginner musher. Spend your days mushing your own team through the pristine wilderness surrounding our home for the week. Relax in the evenings in the sauna, under the aurora skies, or by the fire recounting your day's adventure with others on your tour!

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If I’m on a budget, should I spend more on a camera or a lens?

If I’m on a budget, should I spend more on a camera or a lens?

We have compiled a list of the TOP50 questions that we hear on our workshops. From gear, to settings, to composition, and shooting styles, we have decided to post three questions and answers a week till we get through them all.

We hope they answer some of the questions that you may have. Here is today’s question.

Question: If I’m on a budget, should I spend more on a camera or a lens?

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What do you mean when you say a “Stop of Light”

What do you mean when you say a “Stop of Light”

We have compiled a list of the TOP50 questions that we hear on our workshops. From gear, to settings, to composition, and shooting styles, we have decided to post three questions and answers a week till we get through them all.

We hope they answer some of the questions that you may have. Here is today’s question.

Question: What do you mean when you say a “Stop of Light”

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