Tag Archives: resorts

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

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

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

Gone Fishing!

We arrived at the resort this afternoon, and Mikey decided to go fishing.  He took the car – I haven’t seen him since :).

Posted in Beaches, Blogging, Exploring, Fishing, Hotels/Resorts, Memories, Muskoka, Ontario, Photography, Port Loring, Ontario, Scenery, Vacations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Storm clouds over the lake

The day that we arrived at Wright Point Resort it was extremely hot and humid.  As is often the case in such weather conditions, the storm clouds started building late in the afternoon, and an intense thunderstorm was quick to … Continue reading

Posted in Atmosphere, Blogging, Clouds, Hotels/Resorts, Memories, Nature, Photography, Port Loring, Ontario, Storms, Travel, Vacations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Hidden Rays

I know that one of the standard rules of photography is to never shoot into the sun, but sometimes I see scenes before me that make me want to break the rules.  I absolutely love when the sun is hidden … Continue reading

Posted in Atmosphere, Blogging, Clouds, Contrast, Hotels/Resorts, Landscapes, Nature, Photographic Challenges, Photography, Photography Techniques, Port Loring, Ontario, Reflections, Shadows, Water/Waterfalls | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments