jrwiley

James Wiley

has been a member since Dec 2011 and goes by jrwiley.

An award winning photojournalist and sports photographer for newspapers, Canadian/Associated Press and magazines, James Wiley now concentrates on his fine art collection 'Chiaroscuro'. All of his B&W work was shot on film and self printed in a darkroom. Other than spotting, contrast correction on B&W and saturation correction on transparency scans to match the originals, there has been no computer manipulation of his images, B&W or colour. Visit the website for more info.

Toronto, Canada

Find me at: http://jrwiley.com

Professional Wrestling 70's Style
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Professional Wrestling 70's Style

20 Oct 2013971 views

Those old enough will remember the frenzy of Professional Wrestling. What a show it was with a huge television audience and 15,000 paying customers each...

Leaving Home
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Leaving Home

30 Sep 20131145 views

Imagine being old. Imagine living in a nursing home, possibly for several years. During that time, you become accustomed and comfortable. Your housemates become your...

Toronto
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Toronto

26 Aug 2013764 views

Toronto...That toddlin' town, the city that never sleeps and when I moved from there to Winnipeg in the early 70's, I left my heart in...

Heidi...An Inspiration!
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Heidi...An Inspiration!

6 Aug 2013689 views

When I worked for the Winnipeg Free Press in the early 80's, it was one of the best times of my life. They had just...

Boxing: Sport or Just Brutality?
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Boxing: Sport or Just Brutality?

15 Jul 20131156 views

Boxing, hockey fighting, street fighting, and of course, the new ultimate fighting which combines boxing, the martial arts and wrestling (the real kind). For me,...

Marathon
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Marathon

27 May 2013677 views

Has there ever been a more gruelling test of endurance than the marathon? Well, probably recently the triathlon, but the marathon remains the drug of...

The Calgary Stampede
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The Calgary Stampede

26 Apr 2013921 views

A Photo Essay shot for MVP Magazine

Listen to the Sight of Music
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Listen to the Sight of Music

24 Mar 20131202 views

Music! A part of everyone's life. From that first jack-in-the-box to heavy metal, jazz, classical, country and western or good old rock 'n roll,...

Another One Bites The Dust
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Another One Bites The Dust

18 Mar 2013822 views

Didn't Make The Blog!

Architecture, Chiaroscuro Style
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Architecture, Chiaroscuro Style

27 Feb 20131409 views

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NHL: Game On!
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NHL: Game On!

3 Feb 2013687 views

After a 113 day lockout, the NHL and Players Association finally agreed to terms and a new collective bargaining agreement was reached on January 6,...

Portraits From Parts of Africa and The Middle East
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Portraits From Parts of Africa and The Middle East

6 Jan 2013916 views

This really is a true PHOTO essay. There are not many words to back it up.

It is simply a compilation of portraits that I...