Category Archives: Humour

The Fringe Festival

DSC_0680The Vancouver Fringe Festival has been taking place in September. I’ve seen some amazing one man shows and have been impressed with the talent of the actors. The Fringe has a wonderful policy of no latecomers.

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Wapiti


© Jens Preshaw

I recently spent a week camping and taking images in Jasper National Park. The weather was very hot and since we received a lot of rain in June there were plenty of mosquitoes. One morning as I was walking back to my campsite I came across this female elk in the picnic shelter. The cement floor made it very cool and by resting in here she was able to temporarily escape the heat. I never saw any of the campers using this shelter, probably because of the mosquitoes, but it was nice to see the elk putting it to good use.

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Photography Themed Rube Goldberg Device

I can’t imagine how much time it took to design and setup this Rube Goldberg machine. A wide variety of photography equipment was used in it’s creation.

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Juxtaposition – Smart Car and Kayak

I have read that many professional photographers never go anywhere without a camera. There have been a number of times when I remember thinking to myself ‘If only I had brought my camera’. One day, last summer, I was running some errands and I came across this scene on a city street. It brought a smile to my face and I was sure glad that I had a point-and-shoot camera with me.

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There is an amusing juxtaposition between the long kayak on top of the small Smart car. The kayak takes up most of the parking space.

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