Tag Archives: macro photography

First Try!

On Tuesday when I got home from work, there was a notice from the post office on my door saying that they had tried to deliver a parcel earlier in the day.  I was very excited because I knew it … Continue reading

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Good News, Bad News

Ok, which do you want first – the good news or the bad news?  Oh, good news you say?  Well, yesterday was an amazing day!!  My parents came up to visit again, and we went to a camera/photography show in … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Dundalk, Ontario, Fall, Family, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Macro Photography, Nature, Photography, Photography Shows, Snow & Ice | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 36 Comments

Thanksgiving Sunshine

It’s always nice when you can bring both sides of a family together for a special holiday, which is what we did for Thanksgiving.  Not only were my parents in town for a visit, but Mike’s mom, sister, and brother-in-law … Continue reading

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Ablaze in Colour

Fall is everywhere around us now, and it never ceases to amaze me how quickly the colours appear.  As we were walking back to the car after visiting our second waterfall on Saturday in Eugenia, Ontario, I saw a single … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Contrast, Eugenia, Ontario, Fall Colours, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Hiking, Macro Photography, Nature, Photography, Rural Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Ewwwwwwww!!!

Spiders are pretty gross overall, but I’m ok with them as long as I can see where they are and they’re not crawling on me.  However, there is something about spiders with big, fat bodies that just sends shivers up … Continue reading

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Creepy Crawly Critter

Today I am journeying back into my archives once again.  It’s really fun to do that occasionally because it brings back so many memories.  This particular photo was taken a few years ago when my son, Bryan, was taking part … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Children, Insects, Arachnids, etc., Macro Photography, Memories, Nature, Ontario, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

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

Lone Leaf

How the heck did Monday show up already?  The last time I looked it was still Friday.  I guess that means I had a good weekend right?  Well, I certainly did :).  Yesterday, Mike and I made a spur of … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Composition, Contrast, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Macro Photography, Nature, Photography, Port Loring, Ontario, Rocks & Fossils, Texture, Vacations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

How do you blow out 145 candles at once?

Today is a very special day.  It’s Canada’s 145th birthday, commonly known as Canada Day.  Canada Day is celebrated on July 1st across the country and marks the anniversary of the formation of the union of the British North America … Continue reading

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The Path of Time

Everyone has heard the expression, “I’m not getting older, I’m getting better”.  Well, when it comes to photography, I usually find that I am drawn to anything old and run down because there is so much more character and texture … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Macro Photography, Photography, Texture, Time | Tagged , , , , , , , | 13 Comments