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I Walked

I walked is a series of photographs taken during late November highlighting the beauty and the unpredictable nature of weather in the coastal rain forests in British Columbia. The simple names of the series describe what I did as I was taking the photographs. I poke fun at the grandiose or descriptive names sometimes given to landscape photographs by choosing descriptive names such as "I looked right".

The dark 'moodiness' of this series is intentional, these photographs use compositions, lighting and environmental factors such as fog to convey a brooding and contemplative mood.
I don't recommend using tripods for day-lit, cluttered environments such as the forest such equipment can be burdensome to carry, ruin the spontaneity, creativity and may affect your composition. Don't simply focus on the act of taking a photograph when venturing out on a hike. Enjoy the sights, sounds and experience of being in the wilderness only then can you capture something worthwhile.


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