A&W Burgers To Beat MS Event

 By Kaitlyn Kerr

Photo Credit Russ Scullen

A&W is hosting a fundraiser to beat MS at their Glendeer location on Thursday, August 22nd. Similar to their Crusin’ at the Junction events, there will be a number of classic cars and pinup models for great photo opportunities. This event is organized across Canada, and $2 from every Teen Burger sold will go towards those living with MS. Additionally, there will be a 50/50 draw as part of the fundraiser. 

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Five Tips for Photographing the Autumn Night Sky

 By Monika Deviat

 

Fall is approaching and the nights are becoming longer in the Canadian Rockies. The Milky Way core is still visible as soon as the sky becomes dark but is already setting and will be below the horizon within a short time. In November, the core will not be visible to us at night. Notable autumn constellations are best observed starting in late September. With the longer nights comes more opportunity to work on star trails. Here a few tips from local photographer Monika Deviat on how to prepare for your trip out for starry skies in the mountains.

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Olympus x CreativeLive: Step Outside

 By Kaitlyn Kerr

 

Olympus is teaming up with educational platform CreativeLive to put on a three-day streaming event. From August 14th-16th, 2019, you can watch a variety of courses on equipment and varying facets of nature photography, or purchase on-demand access to the courses as well.

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Nikon Announces New 85mm F1.8S for Z-System

 By Kaitlyn Kerr

 

Nikon has announced the latest lens in their Z Mirrorless System – the Nikkor 85mm F1.8S, perfect for portrait and wedding photographers. The lens is reasonably compact and weighs approximately one pound, is splash and dust resistant for shooting in all conditions, and provides sharp images and beautiful natural bokeh. 

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