Jonathan van Bilsen

Photos N Travel

Jul 21 2014

CAPS REPRINT: hurry up, You’re not alone! (July, 2014)

Last month’s article, about a new language being formed by our youth, caused a bit of controversy, so I thought it best this month to level the playing field and pick on the older generation (of which I am now one). I recently lined up at one of my favourite haunts for a sandwich and …

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Jul 18 2014

Jon’s Pic of the Week – Where was this taken?

Email me if you know where this was taken

LAST WEEK’S PHOTO of Kjosfossen waterfall, in the centre of Norway, was one of the more difficult pics of the week, with only one person, Ollie Petersen, guessing it correctly. Congratulations Ollie. Kjosfossen is a waterfall located in Aurland municipality in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. The waterfall is one of the most visited tourist attractions in Norway. Its total fall is around 225 …

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Jul 18 2014

PHOTO TIP: Keep the Eyes Sharp

As a general rule the eyes in a portrait image should be sharp. This is especially important if you’re shooting with the aperture wide open to restrict depth of field. Shallow depth of field is a great way of directing the viewer’s attention towards the subject, and if the wrong part of the image is …

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Jul 17 2014

REVIEW: Cheesy Place, but the Food is Good

Ever since a trip to South Africa I have been hooked on grilled cheese sandwiches, so you can imagine how excited I was when I came across the Grilled Cheese Hideaway on King Street in Bobcaygeon Ontario. The decor was quaint, although being in a strip mall; you would not get that from the outside. …

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Jul 16 2014

GALLERY: Under the Sea

Two thirds of the world is covered with water. There is a whole world beneath. Enjoy the photos.

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