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It was three years ago to this day that I joined DeviantArt. At the time I didn't have high expectations. I knew I wasn't going to become one of the most watched Deviants, I knew my artwork wouldn't become the most viewed or most favorited, and I knew I wouldn't be a household name on the website or in the art industry. I just wanted to become part of the DeviantArt community. I had been visiting the site for eight years and I felt it was time to join it. I actually discovered DeviantArt by chance. I was browsing images related to H.G Wells The War Of The Worlds on google images and I came across a pencil drawing of tripods from the 2005 movie. The link said it was on an art website called DeviantArt so I decided to have a look. My mind was instantly blown. I had always been artistic and I loved to draw, but the website expanded my horizons. A couple of years later, I became interested in photography. I got a Sony SnapShot for Christmas back in 2007 and for the next four years I played around with that, taking pictures of stuff I owned and things I saw on my vacations. After I graduated high school in 2011, I signed up for a photography course at Surrey College and my parents bought me my first professional camera as a graduation present. It was a Nikon D3100 and it expanded my horizons even further. Ultimately, I stopped using my SnapShot and my Nikon became my main camera for everything. My SnapShot was broken anyway, I dropped it while I was at a Vancouver Canucks game back in 2012. I studied and learned the skills of photography while taking two courses at Surrey College from 2011 to 2012. Some of my skills were self taught and I actually learned more since I joined DeviantArt. In fact, I've actually gotten better since I joined DeviantArt and I've had a much bigger reception than I thought I would get and I've even made some new friends along the way. Of course I've had my share of criticisms, but I haven't let them drag me down or let myself lose my spark because of them, nor have I questioned my skills and capabilities as a photographer. I'm still just an amateur and hobbyist, but I would like to make a career out of my photography one day and truly become professional. I still have many dreams and plans involving photography. There are many places I hope to visit one day and capture through the lens. I also still long to capture a perfect shot of an Eagle in the wild. For now I will keep photographing my usual subjects like cityscapes, birds and animals, landscapes, and the various forms of transportation. I will also keep sharing them on this wonderful website. To all of my watchers, I'd like to thank you for your continuous support. I don't think I would have stayed on DeviantArt without it. I look forward to what the next three years have in store for me and what I will achieve and produce in that time.

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Greg
Artist | Hobbyist | Photography
Canada
I'm an Amateur Photographer/Hobbyist. I live in the Greater Vancouver Region and I take pictures of Cities, Ships, Trains, Planes, People, Animals and other things that I find interesting or captivating. I've always been artistic and I used to draw all of the time, I've also had a strong interest in photography. I've always found photography fascinating and I joined Deviantart to be a part of that fascination in some way.
All photos are mine and belong to me solely. You cannot use my photos as stock or without my permission. DO NOT repost, reproduce, or modify my photos. If you would like to use my photos as a reference for a painting or drawing, please send me a note and be sure to give me and my photograph credit when your work is complete :) Please no spam and no comments on my profile asking for a watch.

Current Residence: Surrey
Favorite Photographer: O. Winston Link
Favorite Style Of Art: Photography (Of course)
Favorite Camera Brand: Nikon
Favorite Genre of Music: Classic Rock/Rock N Roll
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AleckJo Featured By Owner 1 hour ago  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for the watch :D
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ricchy Featured By Owner 6 hours ago  Professional Photographer
Merci :)
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AveragePhotographer Featured By Owner 3 hours ago  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome! :)
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wiwaldi24 Featured By Owner 14 hours ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Dance! Thank you. Handshake 
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AveragePhotographer Featured By Owner 14 hours ago  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome! :)
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paschlewwer Featured By Owner 23 hours ago
Thanks a lot for the watch Greg:happybounce: Hug 
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AveragePhotographer Featured By Owner 15 hours ago  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome! :)
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kouki1 Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for the+fav :)
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AveragePhotographer Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome! :)
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O-Gosh Featured By Owner 2 days ago
Thank you very much for the fave :heart:
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