Lock 25 Details

Some more shots from the other night at Lock 25. I’m playing around with the Silver Efex Pro software to get a certain dark, moody look to these detail photos. Advertisements

Lock 25

I haven’t been to a camera club meeting since last November. Honestly, I thought I was done with the club but started thinking back to all the outings and how they actually got me out shooting – something I’ve been struggling with lately. Last night we went to Lock 25 on the Otonabee River between…

Ice Skating on New Years Day

This year, we stayed at my brother’s house over New Years and they had rented some ice time at a local arena. My kids aren’t strong skaters so we were happy when a friend brought some ice skate trainers and the arena had some too.  Camera: Nikon F100 Lens: Nikon 50mm f/1.8 Film: Ilford HP5…

Birthday Party

It must really suck having a birthday so close to Christmas… especially as a kid. Not because people were trying to combine presents, but because of peoples busy schedules. We had a party for our youngest at the local recreation centre on December 16th and only one person from his class was able to attend.…

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…

Mosport

About a month ago, my brother said he had a couple free passes to Mosport – an International Speedway located about 25 minutes south of where I live. I was expecting it to be loud there, but not as loud as it actually was. I found it to be painfully loud and can see why…