Archive for the ‘None of the Above’ Category

Poetry and Photos: A Collaboration, Part 1 and 2

Posted by Joseph on January 28, 2011 in None of the Above | No Comments

The first two in an on-going collaboration with the delightful poet/writer/artist Lisdsay Zier-Vogel. The top pair is a photo inspired by a poem, the bottom pair is a poem inspired by a photo… many more to come, so stay tuned. July reopens like fingers from a fist, August, September, pressed tight – palm against palm, […]

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Alexander Muir Gardens – Jeff and Michele

Posted by Joseph on July 24, 2010 in None of the Above | No Comments

Even on a rainy July day, Alexander Muir Gardens is a great place to take wedding photos, especially when you have such a fun wedding party.

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Think of all the hours left…

Posted by Joseph on June 22, 2010 in None of the Above, Quote Included | No Comments

“Think of all the hours left between now and the time the sun goes down,” she said, without looking at me. The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle – Haruki Murakami, pg 67.

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The world itself…

Posted by Joseph on May 22, 2010 in None of the Above, Quote Included | No Comments

The world itself, whose single meaning I do not understand, is but a vast irrational. If one could only say just once: ‘this is clear’, all would be saved. The Myth of Sisyphus – Albert Camus, pg 31

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Coolest Eye I’ve Ever Seen

Posted by Joseph on May 13, 2010 in Featured Posts, None of the Above | No Comments

A co-worker at Hot Docs had the coolest eye I’ve ever seen… the only enhancement to this photo was exposure and a bit of saturation. Amazing.

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And By Midafternoon…

Posted by Joseph on May 13, 2010 in None of the Above, Quote Included | No Comments

And by midafternoon he was again overcome with the desire to be somewhere else, someone else, someone else somewhere else. Everything is Illuminated – Jonathan Safran Foer, pg 47

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Hot Docs: Rooftop Docs

It’s been almost a month since my last entry. This sad fact is due entirely to the ever-lovely but all-consuming Hot Docs festival. As a result, it dominated my life and camera the past couple weeks. One of the highlights for me was shooting the first ever Hot Docs rooftop doc at the Citipark Cumberland […]

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B/W Fashion Show

Posted by Joseph on January 18, 2010 in None of the Above | No Comments

Photos from the Schulich Charity Association Fashion Show at York University. More below.

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Contact Joseph Michael Photography

Posted by Joseph on January 13, 2010 in None of the Above | No Comments

Joseph Michael Photography Portfolio: www.josephmichael.ca E-mail: info@josephmichael.ca Phone: +1.647.998.8274 Looking forward to hearing from you!

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Winter Yoga

Posted by Joseph on January 2, 2010 in None of the Above, Portrait | 1 Comment

Yoga on a snowy beach in Chicago. More photos below.

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Twas The Season

Posted by Joseph on December 30, 2009 in None of the Above, Photojournalism | No Comments

December was a crazy month for gigs and I haven’t updated the blog in a long while. And so to make up for it, I thought I would throw a post together of about a half dozen shoots last month with a seasonal theme. One of the 25 delectable entries at the Foodiemeet Bake Off […]

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It is on journeys like this…

Posted by Joseph on December 6, 2009 in None of the Above, Quote Included | No Comments

It is on journeys like this – where one is so horribly misunderstood – that you find yourself longing for home, that place where you are entirely understood, for better or for worse. On Beauty – Zadie Smith, pg 307

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Creative Portrait: Marisa

Posted by Joseph on November 27, 2009 in Featured Posts, None of the Above | No Comments

Creative portrait shoot with the beautiful Marisa under the Old Mill station tracks. More great shots below.

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Mashi in a Mess

Posted by Joseph on October 14, 2009 in None of the Above, Portrait, Snapshot | No Comments

The pup in a mess in Jersey. Click below to see what kind of trouble she found herself in.

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Her dream was the kind that lingered…

Posted by Joseph on September 29, 2009 in None of the Above | No Comments

Her dream was the kind that lingered, coloring the whole morning. Bits of it rose like dust from her pillows when she plumped them – a sense of travel, a sense of longing. Back When We Were Grownups – Anne Tyler, pg. 29

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