• Grass Dancer

    “Grass Dancer” was photographed using deliberate motion blur. This technique produces images that can be compared to those of the Impressionist Painters. The goal is to capture the light and movement around a subject, rather than the subject itself. The resulting image is more ethereal than literal.  Some other pictures from this “Tribal” series of …

  • Scarf Dancer, Fusion Festival, Surrey 2016

    “Scarf Dancer,”  is part of a Photo Impressionism dance series. The series focuses on dance and dancers that live and perform in Surrey, BC. Color, energy, beauty and movement are expressed in these softly focused images. Photographs in this series are part of a project linked to the upcoming Creative Cities Summit in Surrey, BC this October. …

  • Girls in Blue

    “Girls in Blue,” is part of a Photo Impressionist Series.  Photo Impressionist pictures draw inspiration from the tradition of Impressionist painters using photographic techniques. It is possible to print “Girls in Blue,” in large or even very large format.  I am enjoying the fact that,  the maximum print size is constrained by the printer rather than the camera. …

  • Paphiopedilum lowii, spotted slipper orchid

    This orchid is one of a series of pictures taken at Carla Bischoff’s orchid greenhouse in Surrey, BC.  Carla has won many prizes for her orchids and is an acknowledged orchid expert.  Her outside garden includes many species of rhododendrons and her husband Bill is a cyclamen enthusiast and expert.  They are a wonderful resource …