Tag Archives: B&W

Summer in Cottage Country

Cottage Country (Canada)

Cottage country is a common name in the Canadian province of Ontario for regions that are populated with recreational properties such as cottages and summer homes.

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Winter Trees

Winter Trees

This was shot in my neighbourhood park using a notoriously bad camera from Kickstarter. It reminds me that it is not necessary to travel far for great photographs, and no need to be obsessed with camera specs.

More of the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge: Trees.

Clifftop Monastery

Meteora (Greece)

The fog intermittently broke up and revealed the rock pillars of Meteora in central Greece. Chance!

Tokyo Tower

Tokyo Tower, Tokyo (Japan)

Parallel Universe

Shanghai (China)

Shanghai has a crazy mix of different architectural styles. Art deco, postmodern, neoclassical, ultra modern, …

Timeless Beauty

Lake O’Hara @ Yoho National Park (Canada)

Lake O’Hara nestles in the Canadian Rockies at more than 6,600 feet “like an emerald in a bowl of mountains,” wrote paleontologist Charles Walcott in 1911. And so, I made this in monochrome as a tribute to the timeless beauty.

Mountain Light

View along the Everest Base Camp Trek, Nepal

In daytime long exposure photography, cloud streaks are created from the movement of clouds against the background of a uniform sky. This photo appears like one of those. But no, these are just rays of sunlight that radiate from the rising sun behind the mountain. No technique involved and no post-processing.

Night Market

Jemaa el-Fnaa @ Marrakesh (Morocco)

Dusk falls on the market square and steam rises from food stalls. Taste, smell, sight, noise … you’re in for a feast of the senses!

Dwarfed

Veliki Slap @ Plitvice Lakes National Park (Croatia)

Mountains Beyond Mountains

Mount Everest (Nepal)

That is Mount Everest in the middle. 5 more days of trekking to reach the Everest Base Camp!