Photo of the Week: Week 52

Well this is the final post in my photo of the week challenge for 2012. I’m actually quite surprised that I made it all the way through, as I expected I would give up sometime in March or April. I think I’ve learned a lot about photography over the past year and I hope that…

Top Ten of 2012

I took over 5,000 photos in 2012 and since a lot of people do a top 10 or 12 photos of the year, I thought I’d follow suit. Below are my favourite 10 photos I took during 2012. I found picking just 10 photos was a difficult task, so I tried to make my decisions…

Callaghan’s Rapids

Last weekend, (the one before last), my wife was hosting a party for some friends and it was the perfect excuse for me to head out with the camera. The only problem was the absolutely horrible conditions. It had been ice raining for hours and covered all the roads with a good layer of ice.…

Photo of the Week: Week 51

This past Wednesday, my wife and I welcomed our second son into this world. Although he came two weeks earlier than expected, it was a fairly straight-forward birth and we were home the next day. I haven’t had a chance to take many photos of him yet, but I did grab a couple while still…

Vansickle

I can’t find a single piece of information on the abandoned village of Vansickle. Well… at least I think it was a village. Maybe a hamlet. Anyways, Vansickle (as it says on my map) is a small grouping of houses literally in the middle of nowhere. Located about 20 minutes north of Cordova Mines on…

Trees at Trent

Last week I headed out shooting at night and found myself at Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario. As I was walking along the east bank of the river I noticed the reflections from the trees illuminated by a couple super bright lights.