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Articles on Photography and Processing

These articles have been written over a number of years. I have collected them here for easier access. -enjoy-

LAB Sharpening…

The UNsharp Mask

Emboss Sharpening…

The Role of Angle of View and Format in Magnification…

Focal Length, Image Size and DOF…

Filtration – Polarization…

ISO Noise…


Polarizing Filters…

Processing for Results…

DOF Calculation…

DOF And Image Degradation…

Curves for Spark and Contrast…

Sharp like A Stiletto…

Raw Processing…

Exposure Issues…

Proper Exposure…

The f-16 Rule…

Reflected Light Readings…


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Photography Instructor

Red River College, Winkler, Manitoba Campus - MSA


The Gallery at Deviant Art is the broadest collection of my work. It also provides information on shows, exhibits, workshops, and courses that I am offering in Southern Manitoba. If you are interested, please use the contact information on the poster or brochure.

The gallery is divided into folders. When you enter the gallery, the folders are displayed on the right side of the screen. The first is my ID folder. It contains information about displays of my work, as well as published news articles. The "Original Prints" Folder contains copies of one of a kind signed prints that have been sold, no other copies will be made available. The "Awards and Publications" folder contains images that have received public recognition or been used in the media.

The two folders below contain collections that have toured in Manitoba.

"An Olde Ride - Classics in the Rough"… is a solo collection that toured in Manitoba from 2008 to 2011. The show consisted of 33 pieces taken from the total collection. Information on the show and where it was displayed will be found on the left of the screen when you enter the folder/gallery. “An Olde Ride” is currently on “blocks” but came down in May 2012 to show at the Gerhard Ens Gallery, at the Mennonite Historical Village, Steinbach, Manitoba, Canada. One final show is being planned for Boissevain Manitoba, in March and April 2013. Following that event, the remaining original, signed, tour pieces will be sold. Additional copies will not be made.

“Voice of the Pioneer,”… is a new solo collection that began to tour Manitoba in the fall of 2011. The show dates and places are listed on the left of the screen after you enter the folder/gallery.

The Rural and Northern Juried Art Show selected pieces of my work in 2008, 2009 and 2010 to tour the province. This is a five month tour which includes Winnipeg, Carman, Holland, Portage and Morden.

My work has been recognized by the World Wide Gala Awards (WWGA) in Landscape and Rural Photography category.
In 2011 for "Beside Peaceful Waters" Beside Peaceful Waters - Honourable Mention by WayneBenedet

and in 2012 for "Who Has Seen The Wind" Who Has Seen The Wind by WayneBenedet

I teach photography courses at Red River College, Winkler Campus and lead workshops in a number of rural communities including Morden, Holland, Killarney, Virden, Manitou and Russell. These workshops, courses and excursions are published here on the front page. If you are interested, please use the contact information provided.

If you are a member of dA, you may leave me a note.

You may also contact me at

Thanks for visiting.

My work is available on line from The Untapped Source,
starting at $30.50 for a 9"x12".
If there is something in the dA gallery that interests you but it is not on TUS, please note me.

Buy my Fine Art Prints at The Untapped Source

Tuesday Art:Use Baby Oil to Remove Oil Paint

Journal Entry: Tue Apr 15, 2014, 4:13 PM
Mean While In Art (April 7, 2014 Update)
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MadameAradia 8 hours ago  Professional Traditional Artist
thank you for the fav! :aww:
LightlyEve 8 hours ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks for the fave, Wayne  :sun:
LILLYLOOone2 10 hours ago  New member Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you!
WekT 10 hours ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank You too ;)
CapnSkusting 17 hours ago  Professional General Artist
Thanks for faving "sunset observers" :ahoy:
Thanks for the fave! :D
Manatheia 1 day ago  Hobbyist
thanks for the fave! :)
Many thanks for your fave !!! :)
Michaeldavitt 1 day ago  Professional Writer
Thank you for looking in on me, much to my pleasure, I always find illumination and revelation in your work
Wisterick 1 day ago  New member Student Traditional Artist
Such an awesome gallery you have here! Anyway, thanks for the favourite!
thanks a lot for the fav on:…

You have a great gallery!
IoleD 1 day ago  New member  Traditional Artist
Thank you so much!!!!!!!
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