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Long exposure or time-exposure photography is fun and it doesn’t matter what the conditions are or the time of day.  This is a photography of Chase Pier using long exposure.  (Jo McAvany photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Have fun by exploring long exposure photography

  • Jan 14, 2021
Possibly some kind of government building because there is a Canadian Flag flying near it, provided an interesting picture when the sun was hitting it directly and a wide-angle lens brought in the snow-covered hills in the distance. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

You don’t make a photograph just with a camera

  • Jan 7, 2021
(John Enman Photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

A good hobby for this lonely and frustrating time

  • Dec 31, 2020
Following the early morning light along the road and hills above the river can be an enjoyable "personal challenge" for a photographer. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

There’s plenty of time for photography

  • Dec 3, 2020
Following the early morning light along the road and hills above the river can be an enjoyable "personal challenge" for a photographer. (John Enman photo)
Learn to control the exposure of your photographs by learning to use the manual modes on your camera. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Manual mode gives the photographer control over the camera’s shutter and aperture

  • Nov 26, 2020
Learn to control the exposure of your photographs by learning to use the manual modes on your camera. (John Enman photo)
(John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

A good time of year for taking photographs

  • Nov 19, 2020
(John Enman photo)
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COFI launches Fifth Annual Photo Contest

Use your camera to illustrate the breadth and diversity of B.C.’s forest industry

Fall leaves litter the ground while colourful Christmas decorations are displayed along a roadway in Chase, B.C, (John Enman photo)

Christmas decorations provide photo opportunities

In my last article I wrote about my friend and photographer Jo…

  • Nov 12, 2020
Fall leaves litter the ground while colourful Christmas decorations are displayed along a roadway in Chase, B.C, (John Enman photo)
(Jo McAvany photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Photo’s of pet dogs are fun to take and display

  • Nov 5, 2020
(Jo McAvany photo)
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Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Remembering those days of “click and pray”

  • Oct 29, 2020
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(John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Why leave things in a photograph that don’t visually discuss it?

  • Oct 22, 2020
(John Enman photo)
October is the month of witches, ghosts, and all things spooky. Photographer Jo McAvany is pictured enjoying a recent ‘coven of witches’ photo shoot. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Halloween witches make great photography subjects

  • Oct 15, 2020
October is the month of witches, ghosts, and all things spooky. Photographer Jo McAvany is pictured enjoying a recent ‘coven of witches’ photo shoot. (John Enman photo)
Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Photographing pumpkins provides endless opportunities

  • Oct 8, 2020
Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman
Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

There is nothing like photography

  • Oct 1, 2020
Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman
There was plenty to photograph at the Chilliwack Sunflower Festival, including a Dutch windmill with John Enman’s friend Jo Mcavany posing beside it. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Sunflower Festival a perfect place for photography

  • Sep 3, 2020
There was plenty to photograph at the Chilliwack Sunflower Festival, including a Dutch windmill with John Enman’s friend Jo Mcavany posing beside it. (John Enman photo)
71st annual Fall Fair to be recognized with Drive Thru event at fairgrounds in Barriere

71st annual Fall Fair to be recognized with Drive Thru event at fairgrounds in Barriere

It’s been 71 years since the first North Thompson Fall Fair was…

71st annual Fall Fair to be recognized with Drive Thru event at fairgrounds in Barriere
One of the most famous portraiture photographers, Helmut Newton said, “My job as a portrait photographer is to seduce, amuse, and entertain.” Subject is Jessika L’Heureux, as photographed by Jo Mcavany.

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Some thoughts on Portrait Photography

  • Aug 27, 2020
One of the most famous portraiture photographers, Helmut Newton said, “My job as a portrait photographer is to seduce, amuse, and entertain.” Subject is Jessika L’Heureux, as photographed by Jo Mcavany.
When doing night photography, choose your subject, look for mid-tones where details begin to disappear and meter the brightest lights. Then choose an exposure in between that will give you the effect you want and press the shutter, if it is too light or too dark choose another and do it all again. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Taking photos along the waterfront at night

  • Aug 20, 2020
When doing night photography, choose your subject, look for mid-tones where details begin to disappear and meter the brightest lights. Then choose an exposure in between that will give you the effect you want and press the shutter, if it is too light or too dark choose another and do it all again. (John Enman photo)
This capture of a drive-thru parade taking place in Vancouver was taken with an infrared camera. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Using an infrared camera can produce interesting photographs

  • Aug 13, 2020
This capture of a drive-thru parade taking place in Vancouver was taken with an infrared camera. (John Enman photo)
Making Pictures with Professional Photographer John Enman

Making Pictures with Professional Photographer John Enman

What? Shooting photos with film again?

  • Aug 5, 2020
Making Pictures with Professional Photographer John Enman