The National Ballet of Canada opened up it's do...

Published December 20th, 2012

...for some people selected through Sara Collaton and 500px. It was quite an experience... and frightening. I normally don't take pictures of people normally. What was I thinking asking to be apart of this??

Oh my god - I have to shoot something I never shoot - AND show it to people after... My pictures are going to be awful. How do I even shoot people??? I shoot landscapes mostly and parts of the city. How do I capture professionals at work? How do I make engaging photos with them?? Are they going to hate everything I show??? Oh my... I HAVE to show these pictures??

With those thoughts nagging at me, I got down to the work and absolutely loved it. I shook hands with our contacts when we got there and decided I was going to own this. This wasn't hard... not at all... I was going to capture their movements. These are talented professional dancers and I wanted to show off what they could do. This wasn't even the main event - this was practice. I got down to work. The other photographe ...

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