Living by Experience - Travel and Photography Lifestyle Magazine
There’s music in the air on Hawaii
Bruno Mars said “Hawaii is paradise. It sounds cheesy to say it, but there’s music in the air there”....
The story behind the Lady in Red
This image takes me back to Paris. It was late summer of 2011 and I went back to Europe...
Only use original art to truly make your walls smile
I have a met a few good artist friends at art events who are spending their lives creating beautiful...
The story behind the Lady in Red
This image takes me back to Paris. It was late summer of 2011 and I went back to Europe for the first time after relocating to Canada a few years earlier. I had been to Paris many times before, and it’s one of those cities I’ve come to love.... Read more
Setting Goals Helps You Remember You’ll Never Make It

I’m a big believer in setting goals and priorities. They’re a great way to make dreams become a reality. But the world isn’t flat.

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Why I Hardly Participate In Art Shows Anymore

“Thank you for your submission to the “x” exhibition. Making selections was extremely challenging for our juror, due to the amount of excellent work submitted.

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Love travel? It’s time to quantum leap your photography
Magazines, art galleries, books, travel shows, and many others have featured my photographs. I’ve traveled all around the world creating and sharing my award winning images. Today, I’m sharing my creative insights, professional experience and technical know-how with you.   Photographers shouldn’t just rely on their own practice and... Read more
What Carl Jung, photography and creative writing have in common
Do you think that creative writing is something you can learn? Many of the aspiring authors who join my Write a Book in a Week program ask me this question. They know they have a story to tell. Most of them are afraid they don’t have what it takes... Read more
Is it time to give up on your DSLR camera?
I’ve been lugging around a big DSLR and lens kits for years on my travels, but after my recent trip to New York I decided I’ve strained my back enough. The technology behind cameras hasn’t really changed for years – all the big players really did was switch out... Read more
Lessons learned from a photography website gone wrong
In one of the travel photography shows I participated in, I ended up having a conversation with a fellow photographer I had not seen for quite some time. She was just starting out in landscape photography, and had joined my photography class to learn my tricks of the trade.... Read more
Introducing my new Travel Photography project
Using a camera is very simple. Just look through the viewfinder or display, point it at the subject and press the shutter. Results however may vary. Have you ever tried taking a perfect photograph on vacation or while traveling, and after you came home the result wasn’t quite as... Read more
Get The Most Out Of Your Camera Next Time You Travel
Join award winning photographer Wilko van de Kamp on an online journey to discover the secret tips & techniques on how to be a professional photographer, start producing high quality pictures and skyrocket your photography skills today! You’re about to discover the powerful methods to start taking sharp, clear and... Read more
Vancouver aerial photography: Granville Island
A few weeks ago I wrote about one of the most expensive photographs I’ve created so far. While not as expensive as New York City, chartering a seaboat plane in Vancouver was definitely up there in price too, but a fun experience resulting in some unique photographs – such as... Read more