Kawartha Camera Club

While I’ve still been shooting a lot of film lately, I haven’t been able to develop any at home due to running out of chemicals. There are few places in Canada that will ship the chemicals I need, so I was forced to order from thee US and it’s taken over 3 weeks for it…

Canadian Canoe Museum

It had recently occured to me that I haven’t used my digital camera since April because I’ve been shooting everything on film. Last week our camera club met at the Canadian Canoe Museum, a very poorly lit building for an evening of shooting. Most members brought tripods, but I opted to shoot handheld and just…

Last Car Show of the Season

It’s been a good season for car shows. I’m fortunate to live just down the road from a weekly car show that allows me to get out for an hour or so and play with cameras or just hang out with family. These are the last three photos I took at the show using my…

A Weekend Around Town

Last weekend, my wife was in Bancroft visiting family, leaving me with with boys. After lazing around the house Saturday morning, we headed to the Peterborough Zoo and playground to burn off some steam. Following lunch we had to apparently burn off more steam, so we headed to Jackson Park and spend time exploring the…

B-17G Flying Fortress

Way back in July, the Peterborough Airport held a “Flying Fortress Week” where a variety of vintage military aircraft was on display to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday. Although I couldn’t make it to any of the events, our camera club invited to attend one evening and photograph the B-17G Flying Fortress. There was a lot…

Classics at the Barn… Again

Shooting classic cars at the barn has always been fun and a good place to go shoot during the summer… plus, it’s just up the street from my place, making it super convenient. Last Thursday, our planned camera club outing was cancelled last minute, so we ended up at the barn, and as usual, it…