Lock 19

This past Monday evening I headed down to Scotts Mills Lock 19 on the Trent-Severn Waterway in Peterborough. I’ve past it a million times but never actually stopped there so I wasn’t sure what to expect. It was getting dark so I knew I’d be doing some longer exposures and also got to play around…

Peterborough Lift Lock

Camera club ended earlier than expected on Thursday night, so before heading home, I drove up the road to the Peterborough Lift Locks hope to catch some reflections on the canal.

Griffin’s Greenhouses

Taking pictures of flowers is not really my cup of tea. In fact, I don’t care for tea either. Let’s just say that taking pictures of flowers is not my mug of beer. I don’t find the resulting photos very interesting or unique let alone a challenge to shoot. So when our camera club said…

Photo of the Week: Week 18

Last Thursday, our camera club went to Omemee, Ontario for an evening of photography on the Trans Canada Trail. The light was fantastic and casting some great warm tones on everything. I took this shot of a boat passing by on the Pigeon River. I’ve been starting to experiment with silhouettes lately, as I find…

Gananoque

This past Sunday, we went to Gananoque, Ontario for the night. Situated a short drive east of Kingston, this tourist town is home to the Thousand Islands which is an archipelago in the St. Lawrence River made up of over 1,800 islands ranging in sizes. There are numerous boat tours that go around the islands,…

On a Boat

Last week while on vacation in Prince Edward County, we got to go for a bit of a boat ride on my wife’s cousins sail boat. After a couple of very windy days, we headed out into the Bay of Quinte using the diesel motor (since my 3 year old son nor I have a…