Silver Star Mountain - Customer's Image


Image © Morten Byskov

Morten Byskov was at Silver Star Mountain recently for a shoot and on his way home he pulled over, planted his tripod in a six foot high snow bank and pointed his Canon EOS  5D /EF 300mm 2.8L IS combo towards Vernon. The tripod wasn't on the most stable ground but a beautiful scene unfolded below him he said. Vernon is quite-often completely covered in clouds for weeks at a time in the winter and that day was no different. Perhaps the sun on the horizon gives glimmer of hope that longer days will come again. Shot at f/9.0 - 1/800, ISO 100. Camera equipment purchased from photocreative inc.

Perce Rock - Customer's Image


Image © Chris Kavanagh

Chris Kavanagh shot this stunning image of Perce Rock in Gaspe Bay, Quebec over the summer with his Nikon D2X, with an AFS 70-200mm f2.8 VR lens while on holiday with his wife. Chris brought this image in for us to print as a 16x24, and we collaborated in editing the image-file in CS3. Chris loved the green patch on top of the massive landmark, while the overcast light lended-itself to a B&W treatment. So, I combined the two images ( 1 colour version and 1 B&W version)) and this is the result. Camera equipment purchased from photocreative inc.

Snowwalker - Customer's Image


Image © Jonathan Taillefer

Photo of the day, Loyalist (Photojournalism) 4th semester Staff Class, voted second best
feature of the day after a recent snowstorm.


Joyce Koomans struggles through the snow as she walks her dog  Emmie Wednessday morning along a snow drifted fence on John Street in East Belleville. Koomans walks her dog daily around her neighbourhood in Belleville. Wednesday January 7, 2009. Belleville, Ontario. Shot with a Nikon D3, Nikkor AF-S 300mm 2.8 VR lens, ISO 500, 1/1000 sec. Camera equipment purchased from photocreative inc.

Trees in Fog


Image © Jeff Chevrier

Out with a brand-new Canon EOS 5D Mark II for the first time. Lucky me! What a great camera to handle, to shoot with! Pt. Credit was where I ended up... I saw this tree with some distant trees in the fog, and shot a few frames with my EF 24-105mm f4L IS USM lens, 400 ISO I believe.. Kinda cool that the leaves were still on this tree in winter, as it all helped frame the image I thought. I will be shooting more with a 5D Mark II and will post more images in the coming weeks.

Snow Grasses


Image © Jeff Chevrier

Ahhh, a fresh blanket of snow... a guy with a camera, two steps outside of the shelter of my garage at home. What to do... Then I saw it. A nice abstract beckoned. Good thing I left the lawn a tad longer in the fall, as the shadows of the grasses cast a nice (and contradictory, I thought) shadow on the snowy driveway. Canon Powershot G10, AV mode at f4.5 (which seems to me to be the best aperture in terms of image-quality) ISO 80. Geometry (slight barrel-distortion) corrected in PT Lens plug-in for Mac. Image © Jeff Chevrier

Happy New Year!

Well, here we are. 2009 arrived and we have a re-designed website. Hopefully, you will find the site easier on your eye, and the tabbed navigation separates content better than the old system, particularly in regards to lenses and sub-categorization. A search tool is the only casualty right now in the redesign. Better categorization will help. Looking for a Canon or Nikon lens? Click on the tab then drill down into the sub-categories. I have seen better search / organization of products online, but as a small, boutique-style business, I think we can live with our limitations quite nicely. Also, rather than the “ everything to everyone, generalist superstore theme, ” that all the Big-Box stores seem to prefer, I chose in this redesign to concentrate on simplicity and clean design, displaying the products that our customers ask about most — you know, the items you are interested in most likely.

I hope you like it. Comments and suggestions are always welcome.

Photocreative blog



jeff_blog_500mm
I would like this blog to be an evolving medium through which I can post
some images I have been shooting, comments on cameras / lenses etc.. I am shooting with.
May 2011
Apr 2011
Jan 2011
Dec 2010
Nov 2010
Oct 2010
Aug 2010
Jun 2010
May 2010
Apr 2010
Mar 2010
Aug 2009
Jun 2009
May 2009
Mar 2009
Feb 2009
Jan 2009