Toronto Walkabout

Two weeks ago I was in Toronto taking a course for work. I was staying right downtown and was able to get out for a quick photo walk with my Yashica MAT-124 and a roll of Ilford HP5 Plus 400. I was pretty happy with how most of the shots came out. Camera: Yashica MAT-124…

Beavermead Park and the Trent Severn Waterway

I almost forgot about this roll of film. It’s been close to two months since I took these photos. There’s something magical about looking at photos for the very first time long after you forgot they even existed. Too often we view and share images immediately after making an exposure. We see the images on…

The Woods at Fleming College

This past Thursday, I joined our local camera club on an outing to photograph trilliums at various spots around town. In fact, I only made it to one spot before calling it a night. The woods at Fleming College are a favourite of the club, yet I haven’t ever been there before. The bugs weren’t…

Riverview Park and Zoo

Back at the end of March, we had some nice weather, so I took my kids to the local zoo in Peterborough. I brought along the Holga and a roll of Arista EDU Ultra 100. Below are some shots that I was pretty happy with. I’ve only had the Holga out a couple times, but…

Centennial Park

Way back in mid-March while working in Toronto and staying in a hotel near the airport for 5 nights, I had a bit of free time to kill, so I went for a walk in the near by Centennial Park. It was cold. Very cold. And windy. There wasn’t another person in sight and I…

Lock 24

It’s been over a month since my last post… which might be a new record for me. Just been too caught up with work stuff and a kitchen renovation to be able to go out shooting. Last week our camera club meetup was at Lock 24 along the Trent-Severn Waterway between Peterborough and Lakefield. It’s…