Monthly Archives: August 2009

Through the Fence and Thistles

Through the Fence & Thistles

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Nine o’clock in the evening settles over the country side.  Another warm and misty night as the end of summer draws near. Its going to be a rough autumn this year…

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Falcon at the Olomouc Zoo

Falcon at the Olomouc Zoo

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Another bird from the Olomouc Zoo.

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Down by Bronte Harbour

Down by Bronte Harbour

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Bronte Harbour at sunset. Back in high school our art teacher Mr. Ainsley planned an early March trip to the location for some charcoal or pencil work. Never one to scrap a plan we all went and froze our collective …

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Hamilton Harbour Haze

Hamilton Harbour Haze

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Looking south south west along the harbor towards the steel mills.

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Late Evening Mist

Late Evening Mist

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One of the benefits of living in a rural area is that you get to see natures subtle and short live event such as late evening mist rolling in. The difference between fog and mist? The phenomenon is called fog …

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Airbus A340 just before the threshold

Airbus A340 just before the threshold

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An Airbus A340 on final approach to Pearson International Airport and just about to cross the threshold for runway 06R-24L.

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Catching the flow...

Catching the flow…

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I have a few favorite spots close to home for practicing long exposure techniques on the flow of water. This time around the D700 I am contemplating purchasing (borrowed) brought great results. So did an old but very sharp Nikkor …

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By the Bridge

By the Bridge

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Friends are those people willing to ride a subway dressed up at 5:30 am for a shot idea.

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Museum Composite

Museum Composite

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8 Shots sewn together. I thought I would have another try at this at a later date. No such luck.

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Looking South West along Ovocný trh

Looking South West along Ovocný trh

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The series of bright lamps caught my attention. They are nestled between “Starovske Divadlo” and “Univerzita Karlova v Praze”.

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Looking East along Týnská

Looking East along Týnská

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Trying to capture the way the light cast shadows along the buildings.

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Caribana

Caribana

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No time to touch the photos today, plus maybe we all need a break from Europe?. I missed out on Caribana and the associated parade this year. So here is a shot from 2008. My love of stop motion lead …

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Train to somewhere

Train to somewhere

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This station always draws me back. I have been cautioned about its transients, filth and disrepair. I’ve been told its ugly and an eyesore. I’m always drawn back though. Standing on the platform watching the morning trains roll in and …

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At the stroke of

At the stroke of

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One more from the all night’er fiasco (story). Composition of a 3x bracketed shot to pull the details out on the clock face which was surprisingly bright. I like the color but as commented the slight sepia has an almost …

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Late night grind

Late night grind

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Workers cleaning the tram tracks of Prague.

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A view from the powder tower

A view from the powder tower

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Looking out the first story window of the powder tower (Prašná brána) in Prague. This was my first time climbing this tower and thus a new outlook on the city. Side story: I try to give people plenty of grace …

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Reflection Near Můstek Metro

Reflection Near Můstek Metro

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The sky over the city was quite interesting with fluffy clouds giving way to streamers and by the end of the day a bit of an overcast tone. The previous days were all sun and no cloud, providing high contrast …

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