Francis Vachon Photographe

June 30, 2009

Huge front page with one of my stock photo

I’v been published in newspapers all around the world, but today is the first time I’m published in one of my local dailies here in Quebec city. It’s a stock photo of the image Mills sold through Canadian Press.

Le Soleil front

June 29, 2009

Serious microstock photographer

You want to make a living shooting for microstock? Well, you are competing against guys like this. Are you up for the challenge?

Remember. All he’s getting is about 0.20$ per photo sold.

June 27, 2009

Robert Blouin, President and owner Azbar Inc

Azbar
Robert Blouin, President and owner Azbar Inc., poses at his company in Quebec city. Azbar manufactures and puts on the market various systems and services for drinks and foods sales, control and management. Photo Francis Vachon/Canwest News Service
Technical: Canon EOS Mark III, 1/80 at f7,1 with a 24-70 at 30mm – ISO 400 + one flash through an umbrella on camera left and one flash through a grid on camera right (almost behind subject)

Azbar
Technical: Canon EOS Mark III, 1/200 at f5,6 with a 24-70 at 48mm – ISO 800 + one flash through a grid on camera left aiming subject’s face and one flash through an umbrella on left aiming (and very close to) the control panel held by the subject

June 24, 2009

2009 St-Jean-Baptiste show on the Plains of Abraham

More 2009 St-Jean-Baptiste show photos on my stock site.

Daniel Boucher crowd surfing
French-Canadian artist Daniel Boucher crowd surfs during the St-Jean-Baptist show on the Plains of Abraham in Quebec city June 23, 2009

Alfa Rococo
Alfa Rococo Quebec band member David Bussieres

Waving quebec flags
Yes, that is why I was practicing zooming earlier this week.

Waving quebec flags
Waving quebec flags

June 20, 2009

Artsy-fartsy zooming effect

“Zooming” is a photo trick where you zoom out while taking a picture at a slow shutter speed. If applied correctly, the effect will produces a very energetic picture.

I was practicing the technique in my living room on a painting that I have. I came out with a very cool photo. What do you think?

Zooming effet

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