Photography

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Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

What’s it to be, JPG or RAW?

  • May 5, 2022

 

Photo of a rose bud taken using a 70-180mm macro lense. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Photographing an early spring garden

  • Apr 14, 2022

 

Creating a field of focus behind the subject of four inches or so might look really good when making a portrait of one person, but it is not always effective in a scenic photograph. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Learn about depth-of-field or snap a blurry photograph

  • Apr 7, 2022

 

February 11, 2022 - Photographer Kate Seaborne holds a teacup in an Oak Bay back alley for a Tea With feature.  Don Denton photo

Tea with photographer Kate Seaborne

Artist creates Oak Bay Back Alley photo series

  • Apr 1, 2022
February 11, 2022 - Photographer Kate Seaborne holds a teacup in an Oak Bay back alley for a Tea With feature.  Don Denton photo
This photograph of the Great Bear Rainforest, Bella Coola, B.C., is a version of the one taken by Chilcotin photographer Jesaja Class and featured in National Geographic. (Jesaja Class photo - Tweedsmuir Park Lodge)

Chilcotin photographer’s Great Bear Rainforest images featured in National Geographic

Jesaja Class, 24, gets noticed for his work with Tweedsmuir Park Lodge

This photograph of the Great Bear Rainforest, Bella Coola, B.C., is a version of the one taken by Chilcotin photographer Jesaja Class and featured in National Geographic. (Jesaja Class photo - Tweedsmuir Park Lodge)
Using the manual mode on your camera helps to retain control over the exposure of the photograph. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Use the camera’s manual mode when there is a lot of contrast in a scene

  • Mar 31, 2022
Using the manual mode on your camera helps to retain control over the exposure of the photograph. (John Enman photo)
Greater Victoria photographer Don Denton is working to discover and preserve the history of B.C.’s forgotten photographers. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)

B.C. photographer working to unearth province’s forgotten camera artists

Don Denton collecting and preserving details of mostly unknown photographers

Greater Victoria photographer Don Denton is working to discover and preserve the history of B.C.’s forgotten photographers. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)
On a recent photo shoot into a snow covered forest, seven-year-old Emit proved to be an outstanding photo opportunity spotter with his young and sharp eyesight. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

A short ‘Photo Drive’

  • Jan 20, 2022
On a recent photo shoot into a snow covered forest, seven-year-old Emit proved to be an outstanding photo opportunity spotter with his young and sharp eyesight. (John Enman photo)
Photography after dark allows photographers to visually play with Christmas lights, reflections, and the pools of light on the snow, walkway, and in this instance the lake in Kelowna. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Night photography provides an opportunity to be creative

  • Dec 16, 2021
Photography after dark allows photographers to visually play with Christmas lights, reflections, and the pools of light on the snow, walkway, and in this instance the lake in Kelowna. (John Enman photo)
(John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Teaching a class on modern cameras

  • Dec 9, 2021
(John Enman photo)
Using a camera converted to infrared while using a 20-40mm lense to take pictures on a dull grey cloudy day created some unusual photographs. A photographer can then have a lot of fun working with these pictures in post production where you can crop, level, lighten, darken and adjust the colours as you see fit. (John Enman photograph)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Any day with a camera is a good day – rain, shine or grey

  • Nov 18, 2021
Using a camera converted to infrared while using a 20-40mm lense to take pictures on a dull grey cloudy day created some unusual photographs. A photographer can then have a lot of fun working with these pictures in post production where you can crop, level, lighten, darken and adjust the colours as you see fit. (John Enman photograph)
Nature and wildlife photographer Catherine Babault photographed in Moorecroft Regional park in Nanoose Bay. Don Denton photograph

Photographer Catherine Babault’s passion for the wild spaces

Nature and wildlife photography a full time business

  • Sep 17, 2021
Nature and wildlife photographer Catherine Babault photographed in Moorecroft Regional park in Nanoose Bay. Don Denton photograph
Steveston, B.C. (John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Photography in the coastal village of Steveston

  • Sep 2, 2021
Steveston, B.C. (John Enman photo)
standing head

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Shooting through the smoke

  • Jul 22, 2021
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Bailin makes a good photography subject for a five year old girl with a camera. (Photo by Evinn)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Photography at any age makes pictures to remember

  • Jul 15, 2021
Bailin makes a good photography subject for a five year old girl with a camera. (Photo by Evinn)
Big Catch

Enter to WIN a family fishing adventure in Ucluelet

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Johnny Cash, June Carter and others pictured on a page from “Memories From the Mountain,” a new book that documents the history of Merritt Mountain Music Festival in photographs by Surrey’s Dee Lippingwell. (Photos: Dee Lippingwell)

Merritt country music festival’s ‘crazy-ass scene’ recalled in photographer’s new book

Campground C party zone and more remembered in Dee Lippingwell’s third book

Johnny Cash, June Carter and others pictured on a page from “Memories From the Mountain,” a new book that documents the history of Merritt Mountain Music Festival in photographs by Surrey’s Dee Lippingwell. (Photos: Dee Lippingwell)
Capture Summer Photo Contest

Photo Contest: How will you Capture Summer?

Share photos of your summer adventures to be entered to win up to $250 in grocery gift cards

Capture Summer Photo Contest
(John Enman photo)

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Catching a family swim back at the pond

  • Jun 3, 2021
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Colleen Wilson, otherwise known as The Crowtographer, adds some photos to her collection one day after work recently down at Robert Ostler Park. Wilson has garnered over 11,000 followers on Instagram and over 21,000 on Facebook by sharing her hobby online. Photo by Mike Davies/Campbell River Mirror

Campbell River ‘Crowtographer’ gaining huge social media following

Colleen Wilson says in a time of human disconnection, it can still be found in the eyes of animals

Colleen Wilson, otherwise known as The Crowtographer, adds some photos to her collection one day after work recently down at Robert Ostler Park. Wilson has garnered over 11,000 followers on Instagram and over 21,000 on Facebook by sharing her hobby online. Photo by Mike Davies/Campbell River Mirror