Spotlight on : Marika Madimenos

I’m a Canadian artist, currently based in Montreal. Best known for my vibrant- coloured paintings, I produce art for residential and corporate spaces. – Discovering a form of painting that allowed me to express emotions when words were not enough gave me another way to communicate my thoughts to the world, with many others relating to a similar experience. Marika Madimenos MARIKA’S MONDAYS Fun, creative … Continue reading Spotlight on : Marika Madimenos

Leave Me Alone in Dark Places

It was my first time going out with a tripod, in a rural area, to try my hand at this whole “astrophotography” thing. I read online tutorials, watched YouTube videos, did my research, and I thought I had it all figured out. I set up my tripod, make the suggested adjustments, applied the “300 rule” and pressed the shutter button. Each shot felt like forever, … Continue reading Leave Me Alone in Dark Places

Big Buddha

Nothing was ever in tune. People just blindly grabbed at whatever there was: communism, health foods, zen, surfing, ballet, hypnotism, group encounters, orgies, biking, herbs, Catholicism, weight-lifting, travel, withdrawal, vegetarianism, India, painting, writing, sculpting, composing, conducting, backpacking, yoga, copulating, gambling, drinking, hanging around, frozen yogurt, Beethoven, Back, Buddha, Christ, TM, H, carrot juice, suicide, handmade suits, jet travel, New York City, and then it all … Continue reading Big Buddha

Highway From Xiamen City

There was no story. I remember that there were very few people on the bus and there were very few cars on the road. Coupled with the cloudy sky, there was a feeling of loneliness. This photo was taken several years ago using a Sony DSC-RX100 on the highway from Xiamen City, Fujian Province, China to Shantou City, Guangdong Province by bus. I used lightroom … Continue reading Highway From Xiamen City