My Kids

Just playing in the living room with the boys on Saturday morning before we started our day. It’s been a while since I took any real photos of them. The first shot below is a lucky one as they are both looking at the camera at the same time and not making some sort of…

Pont Alexandra

The Royal Alexandra Interprovincial Bridge spans the Ottawa River and links Ontario to Quebec. According to Wikipedia, this bridge was built between 1898 and 1900 by the Canadian Pacific Railway. What I like about this bridge is the wide west deck used for pedestrians that is also part of the Trans-Canada trail. It provides awesome…

Canadian Museum of History

Hands down one of the coolest buildings in the country. I first visited the Canadian Museum of History back in 1993 when it was known as the Canadian Museum of Civilization and was blown away both by the contents of the museum and the architecture. I heard somewhere that there is not a single right…

Rideau Falls

I didn’t even know these falls existed. When planning to go on a photography trip, I enjoy researching and scouting potential shooting locations just as much as being out there with the camera. I simply did a search on Flickr for Ottawa photos and found Rideau Falls – where the Rideau River meets the Ottawa River.…