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Nick Mares

NickMaresFineArt

Guelph, ON

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Standing behind my camera is a captivating, almost magical feeling. I see photo opportunities in all walks of life. Capturing beauty has become my thrill.
Travelling has exposed me to tastes, sounds and cultures previously unknown to me. Journeys through Europe, North America have led me to call Canada my home for the last twenty years.
In the mid-70s I developed my very first picture which I still remember clearly. A black and white Smena8 (Russian model) I used back then. This was my first introduction to the aperture, light, shutter speed, ISO and how these combined created art. Such manual photography experience remained my interest even when life took me away from this enjoyment.
The advances and digitalization of photography in combination with more free time after my children have moved out, I have returned to my long lost passion. This time however, awaited me was a manual book to my brand new SLR. I feel that I have conquered the major hurdles of this new machine though I openly welcome the lessons I still learn along the way.
I am most fascinated by nature including the sun, landscape, micro-images of flowers and the general wild life. I also appreciate the weather and all its characteristics. Historic sites and architectures are known to capture my eyes when the moment is right.
As my long enjoyed passion, I wish to share my art with others who find beauty in the still images I create. Therefore, your feedback on my art work is always welcome.

All images are copyright, they may not be copied, printed, re-distributed or used, whole or in part, without my permission.

If you have custom order or if you wish to purchase or use my work please email me

 

rusty and crusty train by Nick Mares

 

electric old train by Nick Mares

 

rusty and crusty train by Nick Mares

 

canadian national steam locomotive by Nick Mares

 

steam engine locomotive by Nick Mares

 

canadian national chuff-chuff by Nick Mares

 

canadian national steam locomotive by Nick Mares

 

canadian national locomotive by Nick Mares

 

rusty and crusty train by Nick Mares

 

steam locomotives by Nick Mares

 

royal canadian air force by Nick Mares

 

royal canadian air force by Nick Mares

 

royal canadian air force by Nick Mares

 

royal canadian air force by Nick Mares

 

royal canadian air force by Nick Mares

 

snowbird show by Nick Mares

 

air show by Nick Mares

 

canadian air force show by Nick Mares

 

Royal Canadian snowbirds by Nick Mares

 

flower by Nick Mares

 

star flower by Nick Mares

 

flower by Nick Mares

 

flower by Nick Mares

 

flower by Nick Mares

 

flower by Nick Mares

 

flower by Nick Mares

 

flower by Nick Mares

 

flower by Nick Mares

 

bulb by Nick Mares

 

the magic of flowers by Nick Mares

 

rodeo opening ceremony by Nick Mares

 

rodeo opening ceremony by Nick Mares

 

rodeo by Nick Mares

 

rodeo by Nick Mares

 

Rodeo by Nick Mares

 

Rodeo by Nick Mares

 

Rodeo by Nick Mares

 

baby geese by Nick Mares

 

baby geese by Nick Mares

 

Ice fishing by Nick Mares

 

ice fishing by Nick Mares

 

ice fishing by Nick Mares

 

ice fishing by Nick Mares

 

carp by Nick Mares

 

carp by Nick Mares

 

exotic fish by Nick Mares

 

exotic fish by Nick Mares

 

the blue fish by Nick Mares