Rain in December has its downfalls, specifically that freezing rain is usually the result. The roads were a mess yesterday but I was able to get out to photograph a few drops that had been caught by branches and buildings.
The adventures with the new lens continues.
We shared the wonderful discovery of the west side of High Park in Toronto with the children on Christmas Eve.
I am lucky. More than a little. I received an abundance of gifts beyond having my children home for Christmas. My sweetie spoiled me with a new lens for taking macro shots – from far away. I have played for a while with the lens but my brain is having trouble readjusting to the concept that […]
It’s hard to put into words the contentment of having everyone together. It is fortunate to have reasons for breaks in routine that create opportunities to share time yet I have every confidence that our family will come together throughout the years even if not on holidays. The time spent raising our children was the best […]
I don’t love being cold and I hate icy roads. Given the alternative of rain, though, I will take snow. Please. Let it snow! Let it snow!
Inspiration from other blogs continues….on her blog, Katie’s Camera Blog (check it out here), Katie Johnson posted a photo upside down. This inspired me to look at some of my raindrops and turn them upside down to see if I could see things from a different point of view. This one is my favourite so […]
One of the great joys of reading other people’s blogs is the memories they spark. Often I read travel blogs and am reminded about a trip we took. Recently, I posted photos of a trip we took to the Grand Canyon several years ago. This was prompted by another blogger’s post about the Grand Canyon. […]
In July, 2011, I visited family in Lethbridge and headed down to the High Level Bridge to see what types of photos I could take. It was difficult for me because I was very immersed in learning about macro shots and I had no experience taking shots of structures. I keep reflecting back to these […]
It appears this is my40th post…so I thought I would use photos I took in a place I love – Banff. I’ve never stayed at the Banff Springs Hotel, but it truly is one of the most amazing buildings, in a spectacular setting.