Riley J.B. - Photographer & Alchemist

Journal

Calgary photographer, Riley JB, writes essays, photo stories, reviews & tutorials in his photographic Journal.

Posts tagged stock photography
Frozen Pond

I have a notebook that I write my ideas for stock photography shoots. It has a lot of random words or sentences that I jot down whenever an idea comes to me. I have checked a few off that list recently. Gentleman Barbers... check. Hot Fuzz.. check.

I had "family skating on frozen pond" in my notebook it since last year. At Christmas I was leafing through the pages trying to decipher my own writing when I saw it.

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Gentlemen's Finest Groomers

Those who know me can tell you that I definitely fancy yesteryear. I sometimes think I might of been born a century too late.

That is why I was thrilled to leave my stylist in a hair salon for a traditional barber at Chinwhiskey Shearing & Shaving Co. here in Calgary, Alberta. For a dapper gent there isn‘t a salon that can top the experience of sitting in a 1920‘s antique barbers chair and the quality of a classic haircut & straight razor shave.

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