An old hand-crafted Newfoundland punt moored in the calm waters of the bay in front of our oceanfront home, in the small fishing village of Island Harbour, located on Fogo Island's western shore. (taken with a Sony A200 and Minolta Maxxum 50mm f/1.7 prime lens @ 1/60th sec, f/8, ISO 100)

Island Harbour Sunset

Nothing too artistic this time... this one was just an experiment, as I was curious to see how well my newest DSLR would perform in very low light. It was almost a full hour past sunset when I snapped this from the shoreline in front of my Fogo Island (Newfoundland) home. Considering that I was shooting handheld at a very low shutter speed and a very high ISO 6400, I was quite pleased with the results; in fact was rather surprised to see that it even turned out at all, considering how dark it was at the tim…

Newfoundland Punt

A small hand-made Newfoundland punt alongside the old timber wharf in front of our house in Island Harbour, on Fogo Island's western shore. (taken with a Sony DSC-H50 @ 1/100th sec, f/8, ISO 100)

Gone Fishing

A Fogo Island longliner heading out to sea. You can see some icebergs in the distance. (captured handheld using a Sony Alpha A550 DSLR and Samyang ultra-wide 8mm f/3.5 fisheye lens, @ISO200, f/8, 1/500th sec.)