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…

Elmhirst’s Resort

Before Christmas, I was at a retreat for work at Elmhirst’s Resort on the north shore of Rice Lake. I woke up early and took a cold walk around the east side of the property. The early morning light was awesome. Below are a couple of shots from the morning. Camera: Olympus XA Lens: Olympus…

Historic Railway Bridge

I recently saw a photo of this old stone culvert on Instagram. It’s located just south of Millbrook in the Millbrook Valley Trails. From what I can find on the Internet, there used to be a large wooden trestle spanning this part of Baxter Creek. Eventually, this stone culvert was built in the 1860s and…