I remember being a small child and watching The Wizard of Oz. I was always very lucky to have always have had colour television as a child, but I can just imagine how amazing the transition from black and white would have been…a huge paradigm shift for that time. Continue reading 6 Tips On How To Take Black and White Pictures
There is nothing like a bit of sunshine to warm up the walls and bring our street artists back outside! In the last couple of weeks, I have been so happy to have been invited down to shoot some fantastic work in and around the city of Toronto.
As my username scubagal may have alluded, I am a certified open water scuba diver. I also volunteer my time with an organization called Project Aware, which for one thing, tries to clean the bottom of the ocean from human debris. So, when I purchased my GoPro Hero Black, I couldn’t wait to try it out! What I discovered, was a bit surprising, not just from the GoPro Hero4 Black, but also from photographing underwater.
Choosing the Right Mounting Accessory
Getting your buoyancy right when scuba diving and photographing coral is challenging because you don’t want to damage the aquatic life. So, I knew right from the start, that I needed some kind of mount to help me stabilize the camera and free me up to keep my buoyancy right. I quickly discovered that for kicking around on the beach, or for above water activities, the GoPro Head Strap Mount really works well. But for diving, it was never going to work. You simply cannot have goggles and a camera mount on your head at the same time. As you can see from this featured article photo, I don’t have that much space on my head!