Category Archives: General

A potpourri of posts that don’t necessarily fit into any other category.

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From Pencil and Pen to Pixels: This is Where it All Started

In the long, long ago, before I started smashing pixels, I had a fascination with creating works of fantasy. As a child, I would draw, doodle, finger-paint … you name it – same as most […]

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Remembrance is More Than a Moment

“Praising what is lost makes the remembrance dear.” ~ William Shakespeare My father served this country. My grandfathers served this country and my grandmothers, too. They have served and sacrificed for my freedom and yours, […]

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My Last Birthday Gift To You

Mom, Today is your birthday. You left us two weeks ago but today is your birthday. I’m not angry but I am sad. You’ve been in my life since as long as I can remember, […]

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Strolling Memory Lane on World Photography Day

“Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… it remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.” ~ Aaron Siskind Today is World […]

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You CAN Climb That Mountain

“It’s a heavy burden to look up at the mountain and want to start the climb.” ~ Abby Wambach Over the course of our lives, we’re all faced with mountains to climb. Some we come to […]

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Canada is What We Choose to Make It

Today is Canada’s 149th birthday … My ancestors came here in the late 1700’s and the Terrys were one of the first families of Oakville (“Oakville and the Sixteen: The History of an Ontario Port”, […]

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Love Every Picture Unconditionally

“A picture is worthless if you can’t find it.” ~ Kevin Gilbert Today is Valentine’s Day. Amanda and I haven’t really celebrated the day since we were dating. It’s not that we aren’t the romantic […]

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Please Stop Calling Me A ‘Professional’ Photographer

“I recently went to a new doctor and noticed he was located in something called the Professional Building. I felt better right away.” George Carlin When I was twelve years old, my grandparents took me […]

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Taking the Leap Into 2016 With a Quick Look Back

“A great accomplishment shouldn’t be the end of the road, just the starting point for the next leap forward.” Harvey Mackay At the start of the new year, I take a look at my favourite images from […]

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16 New Year’s Resolutions For Photographers

Making New Year’s resolutions is a time-honoured tradition of committing to self improvement – out with the old and in with the new, and all that. Whether you Tweet them, write them down, share them […]

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