I grabbed this shot rather quickly on slow film on a cloudy day with a bit of rapid motion happening.
Raft guide portrait. Where Alsek river Yukon near the BC border.
Adventure how can you find it? You don’t find it the mall.
Alsek River Yukon. Cruising by Grizzlies and Moose while bumping along on the water. The naked vein of grey churning glacial till, erosive and cold full of eddies and whirlpools great company wild land its Canada.
The environmental portrait. What is photography. Photography is light and how it is rendered. Photography asks questions.
Like whats the story here. Look at the people look at the terrain. This was a small Dene aboriginal girl near the arctic circle.
It’s after 11pm the light “magic hour” the photographer’s cinematographers dream light exists for hours. The weather is harsh here its alpine and trees are small. We traveled by bike on this trip part of a compilation of stories we did on the yukon and adventure.
On this iron-worker I used fill to bring up the detail in the facial shadows.
Bit of a tricky shot to light top of highrise in a breeze we were (and gear) tied in.
Watch the condensation on Camera Gear reduce the differential of hot and cold on camera will fog lenses when moving to a warmer place in extreme cold do not breath on camera gear it will ice up. And sleep with batteries on overnight trips.
British Columbia fails to stop the Grizzly Bear hunt. It began on the weekend. Just as they are coming out of their dens after winter.
If you want it stopped write your MLA in Victoria BC Out of country people can do this to. A hardcopy letter is better than an email and a telephone message is better than a letter, do all 3 just let the powers that be (shutter…to think that these people do in fact have power over me arrggg) know that you do not support such atrocity.