Monthly Archives: August 2012

Mystery Photo #41

It’s the last long weekend of the summer here in Canada!  Where the heck did the summer go?  It seems that July passed by at a nice steady pace, but as soon as August 1st arrived, someone hit the fast … Continue reading

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KISS!

I sit here in front of my laptop trying to figure out what to post on my blog today, and my brain just keeps spinning around in circles.  I look at some photos and get a bit of an idea, … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Children, Clouds, Emotions, Family, Landscapes, Life, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | 26 Comments

Who’s up for a sand castle building contest??

Well, it’s hard to believe that I am still posting every day this week considering how crazy my life is right now!  My youngest son is in baseball playoffs, and we move my oldest son into his residence at college … Continue reading

Posted in Amusement parks/Fairs, Art, Blogging, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Inspiration, Memories, Photography, Texture, Toronto, Ontario, Traditions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

Childhood Memories

When I was a kid, a trip to the CNE was never complete unless I could go home with a stuffed animal from the midway games.  The problem was that it was a lot harder to win at those games … Continue reading

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View from below of a view from above

A day at the CNE can be exhausting, and it’s often hard to decide what to do next.  So, what better way to catch your breath and plan your next activity than to take a relaxing skyride above the fairgrounds. … Continue reading

Posted in Amusement parks/Fairs, Blogging, Composition, Memories, Perspective, Photography, Summer, Toronto, Ontario, Traditions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

A Different Experience

As you know, last weekend we spent a day at the CNE watching my son’s girlfriend in the Ambassador of the Fairs competition. The Canadian National Exhibition (CNE), also known as the Ex, is Canada’s largest fair and the seventh largest fair … Continue reading

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Drops of Silver

Although the days are still very warm, I’ve noticed a real chill creeping into the air in the evenings and early mornings lately.  As a result, there were two days last week where I walked outside on cool but sunny … Continue reading

Posted in Abstract, Blogging, Macro Photography, Nature, Patterns, Photography, Summer, Water/Waterfalls, Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 38 Comments