Norman Silverstone

Cousins re-connect with Google

What a fabulous electronic new age we live in.

Time passes, but it’s always good to back it up

The Time Machine program in my MacBook Pro refused to back-up my hard drive to my Seagate external hard drive.

Focus on home reveals photo gems

Looking at familiar scenery through a different lens.

England’s a bewitching place, where fairies live and Canadian money quickly disappears

England is a magical place of witches, elves, goblins and fairies; no, I didn’t see any.

Shooting a painting is exacting work

Last month I photographed some acrylic and watercolour paintings; what an elaborate setup it is to properly photograph such paintings.

RAW talk about photos

Raw images are the closest to film that one can get from a camera. RAW images are non compressed and not processed in the camera.

DIGI-PIXELS: Keep your camera—and your environment— clean

Do you notice spots on your digital prints, always in the same place? Then chances are that you have a dirty DSLR camera sensor.

Discoveries are found in black and white film

Black and white film leads to richer photos than digital.

DIGI-PIXELS: Lighting seminar was a hit, as was boat ride to Ucluelet

Library seminar on lighting was a hit for photography instructor Norman Silverstone

Capturing treasured memories of your kids

Ace photographer Norman Silverstone offers tips and tricks of the trade for taking pro-quality pictures of your children.

Moonrises and Vespas

Photographer Norman Silverstone photographs the moon in its fullness.

Tips and photo tricks for a rainy day’s read

Ace photographer Norman Silverstone imparts tips and tricks he's picked up over the years in the trade.

Small cameras make big memories too

Photo aficionado Norman Silverstone gives his take on taking pictures with a small camera.

Get cookin’ with camera this Christmas season

A few weeks ago I photographed three generations of women at Victoria Quay.

Sometimes a little formality can be a lot of fun

Advice on everything photography from ace photographer Normal Silverstone.

Visitors bear-ly enjoy Valley scenery

Ace photographer Norman Silverstone is a man with a cam and a plan, who had fun with friends recently in the Valley.

The adventures of a man with a cam

Ace photographer Norman Silverstone has some adventures while tooling about town with his camera while riding his Vespa.

DIGI-PIXELS: Scooter gives photographer freedom to shoot

Port Alberni photographer Norman Silverstone is enjoying a different kind of freedom in shooting scenes he reaches on his new Italian Vespa.

DIGI-PIXELS: Chasing little people, leaving small footprints

Port Alberni-based photographer Norman Silverstone talks children, computer security in his latest column.

DIGI-PIXELS: Musings about malware attacks on Macs

Photography expert Norman Silverstone talks studio tours and computer malware in his latest column.