Gardens Plus

At the beginning of July, our camera club visited a local garden store called Gardens Plus. The owners were gracious enough to let about 20 photographers walk about the property with tripods and gear to try and capture some interesting photos. I saw this as a perfect opportunity to get out with the Crown Graphic…

Trent University

Back in June when my friend Paul was visiting, we spent an hour or so up at Trent University doing some more photography. Trent is a favourite go-to spot of mine to get out shooting and test new cameras… especially in the evenings during the summer when it feels like a ghost town. The architecture…

Two Local Mills

Back in mid-July, my good friend Paul came up for a visit and we spent the day out shooting. One of the first spots we hit was Hope Mill, then Lang Grist Mill, both on the Indian River. I was shooting 35mm film, medium format film, and a couple sheets on the 4×5 too. The…

Axe Throwing

Back on June 10th, we had some friends up to Peterborough to celebrate a couple birthdays happening around that time. We went out for dinner then to the Peterborough Axe Club. A fun night was had by all throwing hatchets at a target in a tournament style competition. I forget who the winner was, but…

Peterborough Speedway

Although the Peterborough Speedway is less than 2km from my house, (and I can hear it from my deck), I’ve only ever been there one other time back in 2013. This time it was also organized by our camera club and we were granted access inside the oval to do some photography. Below are some…

2017 Touch a Truck

The Touch-a-Truck event is something that happens annually at the Canadian Canoe Museum in Peterborough. It’s a day where the parking lot fills with big trucks of all sorts. Fire trucks, ambulance, transport trucks, cement mixer, and even a zamboni! And the best part is kids (and kid like adults) can climb on and in every…