Canoeing anyone?

There’s a problem with doing a photography blog and coming back from vacation with hundreds of photos.  I sit here scrolling through them, and I don’t even know where to start.  I just have so many favourites!!  However, each time I look at them a different shot jumps out at me and appeals to me in its own special way, so that  is how I will decide what to post each day.  They won’t necessarily be in any order – I will just post what catches my eye that day and hope that you will enjoy them as well :).

After we arrived at Wright Point Resort in Port Loring, Ontario and unpacked the car, we took a little walk to get our bearings.  Down at the beach there was a line of canoes and kayaks waiting patiently for adventure seekers, and I found they were beautiful subjects for photos.  Here are two that I particularly liked.

I just love the way the sun sparkles on the water in this first photo and how it reflects up onto the canoes.

I was also pleased with the composition of these shots because as I have said before, I used to always make sure my photos captured the entire subject.  Now I am realizing more and more that you don’t have to centre your subject in the frame.  It can be quite appealing to zoom in and capture only part of the subject.

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16 Responses to Canoeing anyone?

  1. I’m also pro composition!! Well done Cindy!! 🙂 **

  2. dorannrule says:

    You are good! In fact, you are so good, I wanted to include one of your photos in my last blog post (The Beauty of the North). I had it in there as the #1 shot at the top, but then worried that I didn’t have your permission. So, I put in my own photo of a mill and pond. Lemme know if I have permission to use your photos in my future posts o.k.? Your name and the copyright symbol is always on them, but is that enough? I can include a line referring back to your blog too. What do you think?

  3. bulldogsturf says:

    Love the photo…specially the second… composition perfect if you ask me…

  4. sayvan says:

    I alos like the first one… would love to see that canoe alone with oars….

  5. 4Brats! says:

    You always make my heart sing!

  6. Gilly Gee says:

    I love the reflections on the canoe 🙂

  7. ladyfi says:

    Wonderful shots!

  8. zelmare says:

    Nice shots! I’ve also been trying lately to see the picture in the picture, so to speak. It makes one look at things differently. 🙂

  9. It’s true. When I look through the lens of my camera, I see everything differently. Actually, I think I see everything more clearly. When we are just walking around under normal circumstances, I don’t think we are really looking at anything around us nowadays because everyone has so much on their minds.

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