Happy Mother's Day

In honour of Mother’s Day, we’ve put together the ultimate gift guide, with gear that will leave the mother figure in your life inspired and celebrated. Here are 12 gift ideas for the photographer or photography loving mom to fit what you’re looking for!

LimeRidge Store Exterior

Join us Saturday, March 5th, 2022 DOORS OPEN AT 10AM! 999 Upper Wentworth Street Unit #104-A Lime Ridge Mall, Hamilton, Ontario L9A 4X5 We’ve moved! Previously located in Ancaster, Henry’s has moved to the conveniently situated Lime Ridge Mall in Hamilton. Henry’s Lime Ridge Mall location is beautifully situated in a corner space, close to entrance 6, right behind Starbucks. Boasting a new and modern store look, with an open concept shopping floor plan to view cameras and gear easily, PLUS a new Creators’ zone to explore vlogging, podcasting and […]

Mobile vlogs are super popular. They can be a single method or an add-on to a more static set style vlog.  The right gear can make going mobile a lot easier and deliver a much higher level of quality. Choosing the Right Gear Being mobile means being lightweight and being able to shoot your footage without being weighted down with packs and batteries and lights and kit. Whether you choose to shoot your vlog with a dedicated device, your smartphone, or a more traditional style camera, getting stable footage is critical. […]

All wildlife photography is challenging, but capturing birds in flight presents one of the most difficult accomplishments. Birds often change direction and speed in mid-flight, leaving your picture frame empty. The following tips will help you improve your technique and assist you in capturing some spectacular images of birds in flight.

Purple Wildflowers in the Garden

Now is a great opportunity to get out and photograph wildflowers that can’t be seen at any other time of year. Here are 10 quick tips for getting started with Spring photography in your garden! Get low to the ground, put your eye level with the flower or only slightly higher.  Don’t shoot from a standing position. If you cannot fill the frame with the flower with the lens that you have, you might want to consider a macro lens to get closer. Use a tripod.  Depth of field will […]

On those special days when family members gather, it’s important to capture lovely photographic images to build memories. Snapshots are fun, but for birthdays, anniversaries, holidays, family reunions, and other important occasions a portrait can be a framed keepsake everyone will want. You might think taking a portrait at home is difficult, but a few tips will help you achieve a beautiful outcome with the “wow” factor.

Family on the beach

March Break is just around the corner, and if you are wondering how to prepare to make the most out of this well-deserved time off – at Henry’s, we’ve got you covered. Whether your plans involve travel to far-and-distant lands, or if you’ll be rediscovering our local hiking trails or fishing spots– whatever you do, wherever you go, here are some tips and services we provide to get you on track for the best vacation – or stay-cation – of all time!