Author: Simon Ratcliffe

Shelley & Jessica The love is palpable – what a wedding! Three hundred of us lucky souls have gathered at the Pipe Shop at Lonsdale Quay to witness this beautiful event. Such a feeling of joy fills this gorgeous venue. I am moved to tears as vows are exchanged. I’m not the official photographer, just […]

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Resilience Brad Marsden calls – I’d met him a few weeks back when he presented a gut-wrenching and powerful workshop about residential schools. Not something I was particularly excited about attending, I knew it would be difficult to hear, but I decided it was something I wanted to do. The workshop was being put on by […]

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Facebook Twitter Google-plus Linkedin Instagram https://youtu.be/mGeBB1cszvo My adventure begins in Vancouver – taking the ferry across to Victoria is always such a great way to start any journey.  From Victoria I take a leisurely drive to Beaver Lake Resort.  This beautiful little place is so well run.  I even made a video in the bathroom, I was so impressed!  I […]

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Increasingly I find myself exploring motion in still photography.  I find the idea of capturing motion with my still camera, while holding a video camera motionless on a tripod, rather ironic.  The technique of slowing the shutter to create ghosting excites my creativity.  Like the film of old, one is never quite sure what the outcome […]

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