Little Lake Cemetery

Two weeks ago, our camera club returned to an old favorite – Little Lake Cemetery. I’ve been coming to this location ever since my renewed interest in photography as it’s a quiet spot on the water surrounded by history. I’m slowly working on a photo project to capture the things that loved ones leave on…

Little Lake Cemetery

Last week, I headed to Little Lake Cemetery in Peterborough to capture some dark images with a simple set up including one camera and one prime lens. The rain held off for the hour I was there, and the dark skies added to the mood of the photos. I went with the intention of creating…

Photo of the Week: Week 30

This shed struck me as interesting. I think it was the contrast between light and dark. Also, there was a great sunset in the background but I mucked up the shot and over exposed it. Turning it to black and white helps me save face… although nobody would have known hadn’t I said anything.

The Chapel

I’m proud of this image for a couple reasons. I have been playing around in Google Maps lately trying to find interesting places close to home to shoot. A couple nights a week, I’ll head out after the kids are in bed and drive around, (I call it scouting), looking for new locations and inspirations.…

Photo of the Week: Week 16

For this weeks post, I thought it would be good to show another photo from my Thursday evening visit to Little Lake Cemetery in Peterborough. Among the hundreds of grave markers, this one in particular caught my eye. It’s was a giant horizontal tombstone marking the several family generations that are buried there. I really liked how…

Little Lake Cemetery

For some odd reason, I’ve wanted to photograph a cemetery for a while now. There’s just something about all the different monuments, the history, and all the religious imagery that makes cemeteries interesting places to shoot. Tonight our camera club went to Little Lake Cemetery in downtown Peterborough, Ontario. It was a bit weird at…