Category Archives: Art

208317.jpg

Book Review: Digital Macro & Close-up Photography by Ross Hoddinott

Matt Cole first brought this book to my attention, and with his recommendation, (and having borrowed the first edition from our local library a few years ago) I did not wait long to order a copy of […]

Continue reading »
fungi20160829_0058.jpg

Goodnight Humblebee

Continue reading »
Syrphid-Fly.jpg

Upcoming Macro Photography Events 2013

Here are some of the upcoming public events that I will be participating in this summer: 21 July Outdoor art exhibit and sale: Rooted II. Perspectives in the Natural World at the University of Alberta Devonian […]

Continue reading »
Jumping-spider-D800+Nik-236-b.jpg

The Week on Sunday #35

Welcome to this Week on Sunday! ♦ Today I will lead off with a preview of an amazing documentary – More Than Honey. It takes a look at the lives of bees and beekeepers in this era […]

Continue reading »
earwig-3.jpg

The Week on Sunday #30

Welcome to another Week on Sunday… ♦ Last year I did a post on the origins of the name of this wee lassie… Now they’ve made the video… 😉   ♦ Smithsonian.com has been inspired by the latest […]

Continue reading »
fungi20160829_0058.jpg

The Week on Sunday #23

♦ A splendid idea… I remember the young Gerald Durrell did a similar experiment with bits of glass and beads, but this is a much more lavish process! ♦ BBC has a new buggy season ahead: take a […]

Continue reading »
fungi20160829_0058.jpg

Golden Dragon(fly) Warrior

I made this short video vignette of a display featured in: Edo: Arts of Japan’s Last Shogun Age at the Art Gallery of Alberta. The display at the entrance to the gallery was a suit of Edo-period (Tokugawa Era) Samurai […]

Continue reading »
1-s2.0-S0195667112001759-gr1.jpg

The Week on Sunday #22

This Week on Sunday I am adding an call for submissions: if you have (or know about) a bug related (non-commercial) article or photograph to share, or a post that you think deserves more attention, […]

Continue reading »