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Weekend Workshop in Niagara-on-the-Lake

June 9th - 11th, 2017

Spend a weekend of adventures in seeing and great conversation in beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario. Maximum 10 participants (1 spot remaining).

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The Adventures in Seeing book is here. 45 photographic “calls to adventure” to help you see in new ways.

Adventures in Seeing at LOCOL.

Join me in person on Saturday, May 27th from 10 a.m. to noon for some adventures in seeing with your camera. In Virgil, Ontario.

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10 Books on Seeing

Recently, I revisited a post by David Ulrich on his Top Ten Books on Seeing. It's an intriguing list and I've only read two of them, Walden and The Doors of Perception. In my individual posts, I often refer to favourite books on seeing, but I've never compiled a...

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Empathy and the Art of Inseeing

Empathy is a word often heard in today's world, as in we need more of it. It is "the ability to understand and share the feelings of another." I was intrigued to learn about the origin of this word in this Brain Pickings article. To summarize, the word empathy came...

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Telling your Story through 5 Visual Elements

"Show, don’t tell. Reveal the carnal details of the scene. Use those details to show and, by inference, tell the story. Images do not only speak to the mind, but also activate the heart and senses, and spark the “blink” of intuition in which the viewer recognizes in...

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How’s your Vision? Where’s your Voice?

  Each of us has a vision of life, whether we're aware of it or not. It shows up in the way we live, the people we spend time with, the media we consume, the work we do, and the organizations we support. Each of us has a vision in our photography too, which shows...

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Is Anything Original?

  Is anything original? This is a question that's been asked time and time again. A friend asked me this question recently and we had two weeks to think about it and then confer. While you can go into a whole complicated discussion of patents and copyrights, I...

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Feldenkrais, Eyesight, and Improving your Vision

  The Feldenkrais Method® is "a form of somatic (body) education that uses gentle movement and directed attention to improve movement and enhance human functioning." My contemplative photography practice includes becoming more aware of what we're feeling in our...

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