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…

Canadian Canoe Museum

Last week our camera club visited the Canadian Canoe Museum in Peterborough, Ontario for an evening of some very challenging photography. In my opinion, this was a difficult place to photograph for a couple reasons: 1) it’s very dark in the museum, so the use of either a flash, tripod or high ISO was essential;…

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…

Algonquin Provincial Park

Earlier this week, I was fortunate to spend two days in Algonquin Park for a work meeting. Like last year, our section at work spent the days in the meeting room at the Harkness Fisheries Research Laboratory on Lake Opeongo. At the end of the first day, we were given a couple hours free time before dinner,…