Who is Rob Jemmett

I was born and raised in Toronto, Canada, the 4th largest city in North America.  I studied computer science in college and worked for an international reinsurance company for over 30 years where I was fortunate enough to travel around the world for business.  This gave me the opportunity to meet people from different cultures.

I was physically active, biking, running, curling, playing hockey but my greatest passion was golf.  However in 2011, these activities were brought to an abrupt halt when I injured my back playing hockey.  The injury required some surgery on my back which was a complete success, however it put an end to most of my sporting actives.  Then my wife bought me a DSLR camera which put me on a more creative path as a hobby.

When I first started taking pictures, I had the camera in "auto" mode and the camera took great quality pics.  However, it wasn't until I took some photography courses I learned the technical aspects of the camera and eventually fundamentals of composition where I gained an understanding of the "artistic" side of taking a photograph and doing post-processing.

Checkout my blog where I share a picture,  the compositional technique and camera settings for the image.

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Waterfalls

With a camera, a neutral density (ND) filter, and a tripod, you can create a long exposure and achieve results of a waterfall that are unlike what your eye would see in real life.

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Landscapes

Landscapes are one of my favourite shots. With or without a tripod; day or night; wide angle lens or telephoto lens.

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People / Street Photos

Finding the right light and scene is a challenge for me as I learn this craft. Here are some of my favourite shots.

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