Category Archives: Port Loring, Ontario

A final blast of colour

It’s official!  We made it past Thanksgiving without turning on our furnace.  The mornings have been frosty lately, but the afternoons have been so pleasant that our house has stayed quite comfortable.  However, the end is drawing near and their … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Fall, Fall Colours, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Nature, Photography, Port Loring, Ontario, Rural Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 39 Comments

A Guiding Light

I find I’m a woman of few words tonight (don’t you dare laugh :)), so I’ll keep this short and sweet.  Remember me saying that I had a special spot by the water at my cousin’s resort up north where … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Hotels/Resorts, Muskoka, Ontario, Nature, Peace and Quiet, Photography, Photography Experiments, Port Loring, Ontario, Reading, Relaxation, Rural Photography, Sunshine, Vacations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 26 Comments

Strangely Appealing

If someone offers us the use of a boat, my hubby immediately grabs his fishing rod and tackle box, and I grab…..wait for it……my camera, of course :).  So, when my cousin asked us if we wanted to take a … Continue reading

Posted in Abstract, Blogging, Boating, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Composition, Contrast, Fishing, Muskoka, Ontario, Patterns, Photography, Port Loring, Ontario, Random Photos, Texture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 31 Comments

Natural Framing

I love the little photography tricks that I have learned over the years from books, seminars, and my blogging friends.  One of my favourites is framing photos.  Whereas years ago I simply grabbed my camera and snapped a photo of … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Composition, Creativity, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Framing, Hotels/Resorts, Landscapes, Muskoka, Ontario, Nature, Photography, Port Loring, Ontario, Scenery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

Resistance

I noticed that many people were blogging about the first day of Fall yesterday, and they seemed really excited about it.  Not me!!  Although I must admit that the colours are beautiful, and I love to capture them with my … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Fall, Fall Colours, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Macro Photography, Nature, Photography, Port Loring, Ontario | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 43 Comments

Practice makes perfect

I’m an amateur photographer, and I may not have time to take photography classes, but I’m a firm believer in “practice makes perfect”.  That’s the beauty of digital photography because this past weekend while at my cousin’s resort, I was … Continue reading

Posted in Atmosphere, Blogging, Clouds, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Composition, Fog, Hotels/Resorts, Inspiration, Landscapes, Nature, Peace and Quiet, Perspective, Photography, Photography Experiments, Port Loring, Ontario, Reflections, Scenery, Vacations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 32 Comments

The Big Fish Story!

I always live for the weekend, but this past weekend was the most fantastic one I have had in a long time.  As you know, Mikey and I spent 4 days at my cousin’s resort in Port Loring, Ontario.  We … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Family, Fish, Fishing, Happiness, Hotels/Resorts, Memories, Muskoka, Ontario, Peace and Quiet, Photography, Port Loring, Ontario, Relaxation, Vacations, Weekend Activities | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 30 Comments