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If you are Canadian and you received a notice that you are infringing someones copyright and they demand payment please read this article.

#copyright #canada
“There is no legal obligation to pay any settlement offered by a copyright owner,” Industry Canada confirmed to Global News.
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Farewell 2016 and good riddance.
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Misha sleeping on a chair under his blanket.

#cat #bw #photography #photo #hidden #caturday

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Ugliest Colour
According to scientists this is the worlds ugliest colour.
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Happy New Year!
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Hot Dog
Homeless man on the street with a hot dog and an extra pair of boots.
#homeless #people #street #bw #victoriabc #canada #photo #photography #blackandwhite
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Found this small jumping spider among the roses I picked for a shoot today.

#insect #spider #jumpingspider #canada #photo #photography #ccbync #studio #rose 
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The fragrant home :)
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Photographer, Java Developer, Rōnin, Adventurer
I am a photographer at heart and a programmer by profession.

I have a diploma in Computer Programming and an Honours diploma in Photography.

I am a 2nd degree black belt in Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu Iaido (way of drawing the sword) and a 2nd Kyu in Aikido.

  • photography (emphasis on landscapes and nature, but I enjoy most types)
  • games (computer, role-playing)
  • security, cryptography
  • web design, usability, UI
  • Linux, Java, programming
  • hiking, biking, camping
  • reading
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I post mainly to photography related topics such as #landscape, #hdr, #macro, #flowers and #nature

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  • your profile picture is "blank" or not you
  • you are a business and/or a troll
  • your profile is not filled out
  • you don't post, share and/or contribute
  • you over post, flooding my stream
  • you post animated GIFs
  • you don't have any of the same interests as me
  • you are overly religious, political, etc.
  • I find you or your posts offensive

NOTE: You may not use my images for ANY commercial use without my express written permission. If you are unsure if your usage will be considered commercial please contact me.

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"title", © YYYY Mike Gabelmann, link to original image, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International license.

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Anything in my profile (posts, comments, images, etc.) are protected by freedom of speech and the privacy laws of British Columbia, Canada and may not be used in any way by a person, corporation and/or government agency to infringe upon those rights or laws. 

Comments by others are their own and I am in no way responsible for them.

DO NOT re-share non-public posts without my permission.

Any access to my account beyond what is publicly available is a breach of the Terms of Service of Google and is a criminal offense.
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I'm left handed, a self declared handyman and I know how to use a katana.
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Sooke BC
Osoyoos BC - Ottawa ON - Victoria BC
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