Posts By: John Sharpe

Two Jack Lake Panorama-Banff National Park

Two Jack Lake/Panorama Photography Two Jack Lake is roughly a 90 minute drive west of my door in downtown Calgary along the Minnewanka Loop in Banff National Park. Early morning is best for an image like this. Temperatures are cool in the mountains and just after sunrise there’s no convection currents in the air from… Read more »

A Monitor You Just Won’t Believe

This morning, I was looking for something to share. It began with meandering through some new viddies from YouTube this morning, just for you. I’ve got over 60 THOUSAND HOURS worth of viewing on my venerable, old and trusty and uber-reliable NEC Multisync LCD 2690WUXi! Yep. 60 THOUSAND HOURS. I did not say 6 thousand…. Read more »

Music To Die For – At Least For ME

I’m an Audiophile. I have been since the mid ’70’s. I have any manner of Audio Systems, high end Astell & Kern personal audio player that plays 24 bit files and a knock down drag out sound system in my van. Music is an integral part of my being and has been since I first… Read more »

And The Beat Goes ON.

I found these two posts back to back this morning. WHEN will it ever end? POST 1 and… Wait For It… POST 2 John Sharpe/ Sharpeshots

A Huge Shout Out-Yes. You Make A Difference.

A Huge Shout Out! I’ve just gotten back into s-e-r-i-o-u-s-l-y blogging this summer. I’m trying to keep the content varied, entertaining and informative and yeah, sometimes, perhaps, a wee bit goofy. For some crazy reason it seems to be working —Google advises that my traffic is up, most days over 10 times what it was… Read more »

Morant’s Curve

Morant’s Curve Directions: NOTE:  Morant’s curve is located within Banff National Park & a park pass is required to visit. Take the Trans-Canada highway to the Lake Louise turn off.  Head up the mountain towards the ski hill and take your first right onto the Bow Valley Parkway (Highway 1A).  Travel about 4 km to… Read more »

Something Groundbreaking From Instagram

Hyperlapse This is really going to go Bonkers. Oh, and it’s FREE in the iTunes Store. Right now it’s only available for iPhones. HERE’S A LINK TO READ ALL ABOUT IT And? Here’s a wee Tutorial: John Sharpe/Sharpeshots

What The Duck

In case you hadn’t heard… There’s been an entertaining, ‘Photographer-Centric’ cartoon around for sometime called “What The Duck”. It’s pretty tongue in cheek, and sometimes it really hits the nail on the head. Here’s a LINK to the Website. John Sharpe/ Sharpeshots