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The Nikon F2 Overview

November 05, 2016 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/500 @ f/4 Many thanks to Peter from Foto Art in Owen Sound, who loaned me thi...
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Cape May, NJ

November 02, 2016 - Fuji X-Pro1, Fuji XF 35mm f/2, ISO 400, 1/2900 @ f/5.6 ​Earlier this year, I took a weekend trip down to Cape May, New...
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A Foggy Day in Fort Mac

July 22, 2016 - Fuji X-Pro1, Fuji XF 35mm f/2, ISO 800, 1/250 @ f/8 ​It was a cool, foggy morning out at one of my bird banding sites t...
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Down to Florida, Pt 3

July 21, 2016 - Fuji X-Pro1, Fuji XF 35mm f/2, ISO 800, 1/2200 @ f/5.6 It has been a long spring and summer for me this year! As I writ...
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Down to Florida, Pt 2

April 12, 2016 - Fuji X-Pro1, Fuji XF 35mm f/2, ISO 200, 1/70 @ f/8 ​One of my favourite locations for birding and photography in Florid...
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Down to Florida, Pt 1

April 07, 2016 - Fuji X-Pro1, Fuji XF 35mm f/2, ISO 400, 1/70 @ f/16 Last month, I spent ten days down in the Tampa area of Florida. Lik...
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Winter on the Bruce, Part 2

January 28, 2016 - Nikon D610, Nikon 50mm f/1.8 Series-E, ISO 50, 3 seconds @ f/11 On the following day, I went hiking in Bruce Peninsula...
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Winter on the Bruce, Part 1

January 23, 2016 - Nikon D610, Nikon 50mm f/1.8 Series-E, ISO 400, 1/1600 @ f/11 I made the drive up to the Bruce Peninsula earlier today!...
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A Walk in the Arboretum

January 20, 2016 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/125 @ f/8 Well it's been a few months since my last post. I was really busy w...
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Maui on Film Part III

August 11, 2015 - Leica M4-P, Voigtlander 35mm f/2.5 Color-skopar, Fujicolor 200, 1/500 @ f/8 After a long hiatus, I am back to blogging!...
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Maui on Film, Part II

February 23, 2015 - Leica M3, Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM, Fujicolor 200, 1/500 @ f/11 Continuing with my Hawaiian film photos, here is a series o...
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The Mamiya RB67 Overview

February 07, 2015 - A Mamiya RB67 in the field. Last fall I had the opportunity to have a Mamiya RB67 on a long-term loan. Many thanks to P...
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Maui on Film!

February 01, 2015 - Leica M3, Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM, Fujicolor 200, 1/125 @ f/11 In late November and early December, I spent two weeks on M...
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Way Back Home

December 21, 2014 - Leica M3, Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM, Arista Premium 400, 1/1000 @ f/8 After around 5 weeks of traveling, I'm back in Ontario...
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The Leica M Typ 240 Overview

November 10, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/60 @ f/5.6 In late August of this year, Leica Canada generously loaned me a L...
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The Blue Ridge Mountains, Part I

November 02, 2014 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 200, 1/200 @ f/8 I arrived in Florida last night! The drive down was a lot of...
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A Day on Pelee Island

October 06, 2014 - Yashica Mat, Ilford FP4, 1/500 @ f/5 Last month I spent a few days in Essex County, and this trip included my first vis...
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The Yashica Mat Overview

October 04, 2014 - Yashica Mat, Ilford XP2, 1/100 @ f/3.5 Last month, I had the chance to borrow an original Yashica Mat for two weeks. Th...
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The Stages of a Sunset

September 27, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Polarizing Filter, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 100, 1/4 @ f/16 I was out shooting Bruce...
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A Foggy Day at the Beach

September 22, 2014 - Leica M3, Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM, Arista Premium 400, 1/1000 @ f/11 I love the way that B&W film renders fog! A few weeks...
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Georgian Bluffs

September 06, 2014 - Leica M Typ 240, Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 200, 1/125 @ f/16 When it comes to landscape photog...
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On the Trail, Redux

August 30, 2014 - Leica M Typ 240, Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM, ISO 800, 1/60 @ f/8 Many Leica shooters primarily use their Ms for street, docum...
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On the Trail

August 11, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 800, 1/125 @ f/2.8 Recently I've been hiking new areas of the Bruce Trail, and scout...
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Under a Wall of Cloud

August 01, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, ISO 200, 1/800 @ f/8 Today's post is a small selection of phot...
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Blue in Green

July 21, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 200, 30" @ f/8 I have a longer post planned for tomorrow, bu...
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A Day in Bruce Peninsula National Park, Part II

July 15, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, ISO 100, 1/60 @ f/11 As promised, here are the digital B&W pho...
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A Day in Bruce Peninsula National Park, Part I

July 12, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, ISO 400, 1/160 @ f/11 I spent a great day working on landscape...
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First OM-1n Shots!

July 10, 2014 - Olympus OM-1n, Olympus OM 35mm f/2.8, Kodak Tri-X 400, 1/30 @ f/4 I finally finished the first roll with my Olympus OM-...
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In the Spotlight

June 21, 2014 - Leica M3, Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM, Arista Premium @ 400, 1/1000 @ f/11 Whenever I've made a trip to downtown Ottawa over t...
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The Leica M4-P Overview

June 13, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 800, 1/50 @ f/4 Here is my not-so-secret mystery camera! In early April, I found a g...
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Some Recent Film Work!

June 09, 2014 - Leica M3, Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM, Kodak Tri-X @ 400, 1/1000 @ f/8 It's been a long time without an update! The spring mig...
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Spring Snow

April 16, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 200, 1/500 @ f/11 These photos were taken on one of the first warm days at the begin...
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Back at the Shaw Woods

April 08, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 100, 1/640 @ f/11 During the last week of March, I made a visit to the Shaw Woods. T...
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Roll #1, Part 2!

March 24, 2014 - Leica M3, Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM, Tri-X @ 400, 1/1000 @ f/11 And here are the keepers from the 2nd half of the roll. The...
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The First M3 Photos

March 22, 2014 - Leica M3, Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM, Tri-X @ 400, 1/250 @ f/1.4 I got the first roll from my M3 back from the lab earlier th...
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On the Ice

March 18, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 100, 1/500 @ f/11 I'm currently living along the Bonnechere River, and yesterday I d...
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With Roots Above...

March 05, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 200, 1/250 @ f/8 I've had another busy few weeks! Between writing my M3 overview and...
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Two Weeks of Winter

February 04, 2014 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/11 Over the last two weeks, I have been spending more time editing p...
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Two Days on the Outer Banks

January 26, 2014 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/1250 @ f/7.1 On the drive home from Florida, I stopped in the Outer Banks of N...
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A Day at Circle B Bar Preserve

January 20, 2014 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/500 @ f/7.1 I'm back home in Ontario as of this weekend, and I've finally had...
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Day 363/365: Reflections and Textures

December 29, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/80 @ f/2.8 It was another rainy day today, but like the last time it rained,...
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Day 362/365: Spiders and Forest Fires

December 28, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/125 @ f/8 I suspect that this is a Wolf Spider, and I had a chance to...
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Day 360/365: Contact Sheets and the Importance of Working the Scene

December 26, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/160 @ f/16 One thing that has become less frequent with the decline of film u...
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Day 355/365: First Day of Winter...

December 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, ISO 400, 1/125 @ f/16 It was the first day of winter yesterday...
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Day 354/365: Marco Island

December 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/8 I made a stop at Marco Island on my way...
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Day 351/365: Burrowing Owl

December 21, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/2000 @ f/7.1 I made it safely back from the Florida Keys earlier today! It was...
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Day 343/365: Shapes of the Forest

December 09, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, Cokin Warming Filter, ISO 400, 1/40 @ f/5.6 I went out to phot...
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Day 339/365: Limpkin, Part Two

December 05, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/80 @ f/7.1 I went further inland today, in search of Burrowing Owls. I didn't...
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Day 338/365: Save the Manatee

December 04, 2013 - Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, Cokin Warming Filter, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/2.8 I only had about a second...
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Day 334/365: B&W and Colour

November 30, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 1000, 1/60 @ f/9 It was a mostly overcast day today. I went out for a walk shortly b...
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Day 333/365: Sandhill Cranes

November 29, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/7.1 This isn't the typical style of bird photo that I usually take, b...
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Day 332/365: Suburban Florida

November 28, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, ISO 200, 1/1600 @ f/5.6 It was much warmer out today, and I to...
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Day 330/365: Spanish Moss

November 26, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/125 @ f/2.8 I finished the final leg of the trip today, starting out i...
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Day 329/365: Virginia Farm

November 26, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 800, 1/250 @ f/2.8 On the second day, I went through Maryland, Virginia, North Carol...
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Day 328/365: ON, NY & PA

November 26, 2013 - iPod Touch 5G On the first day of travel, I started out in central Ontario, and worked my way down through New York and...
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Day 327/365: It Snowed Again

November 23, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/3200 @ f/2.8 It snowed again today, and based on the amount that's on the gro...
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Day 325/365: Falls

November 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 100, 1/2 @ f/11 Yesterday, I started out shooting street scenes, but eventually move...
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Day 324/365: Blue Hour Reflections

November 20, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/4 I'm staying with family in Carleton Place for a few days, and I had...
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Day 323/365: Flooded Field

November 20, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/500 @ f/2.8 I spent a few hours in Ottawa yesterday, but due to a busy schedu...
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Day 322/365: Into the River

November 18, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 100, 2" @ f/18 It was a stormy day today, with howling winds...
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Day 320/365: Icy Falls

November 17, 2013 - Camon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 100, 1/13 @ f/10 I spent most of the afternoon hiking around the Basin Depot area of...
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Day 319/365: Flipped Horizon

November 15, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 800, 1/15 @ f/5.6 Today's photo is a reversed reflection. I actually flipped the came...
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Day 318/365: Poplar Reflections

November 14, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/640 @ f/8 The sun came out for the first time in many days earlier this aftern...
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Day 314/365: The Old Pine

November 10, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 800, 1/320 @ f/4 It rained for most of the day today, and some of yesterday's snow ha...
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Day 313/365: Winter has Arrived

November 09, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 800, 1/40 @ f/1.8 It snowed for most of the day today, and it looks like winter has...
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Day 312/365: Leading Lines

November 08, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 400, 1/5 & 1/10 @ f/8 Today's photo was taken just before su...
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Day 311/365: Beyond The Gray Sky

November 07, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 800, 145" @ f/4 It's quite a dark night tonight, so I was forced to use a long exposu...
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Day 306/365: The Old Farmhouse

November 02, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 400, 1/250 @ 1/1000 @ f/11 I scouted this location a few days ago, but I had been wai...
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Day 304/365: Rain Reflection

November 02, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 800, 1/200 @ f/4 The recent storm knocked my power out, and ever since my internet c...
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Day 303/365: Oxtongue River

October 30, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, ISO 100, 1" @ f/20 I spent most of the day hiking around and p...
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Day 302/365: Abstract

October 29, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 1600, 1.6" @ f/4 Today's photo is a bit of an abstract shot of a tree after dark. I u...
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Day 301/365: Tracks

October 28, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/2000 & 1/125 @ f/11 I used two exposures for this photo. Due to the shape of...
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Day 298/365: High Traffic Area

October 25, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 800, 1/30 @ f/4 This is probably one of the only "Radar Enfo...
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Day 297/365: Basin Lake

October 24, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 400, 1/125 @ f/8 I spent a few hours at the Basin Lake area...
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Day 293/365: Monoculture

October 20, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 400, 1/125 @ f/5.6 I was out shooting around sunset today, and I took a quick walk in...
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Day 291/365: The Old Barn

October 18, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/4 There were sporadic rain showers t...
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Day 290/365: The Spire

October 17, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 400, 1/250 @ f/4 I made my way back to the Shaw Woods earlie...
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Day 289/365: Lots of Fall Photos!

October 16, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/1250 @ f/2.8 While it rained for most of the morning and evening, ther...
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Day 288/365: The Rain is Here

October 15, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 800, 1/100 & 1/200 @ f/4 I used two exposures for todays photo. The first was exposed...
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Day 287/365: Fallen Leaves

October 14, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/2.8 I spent a few hours during the afternoon working on fall...
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Day 286/365: Fall Sumac

October 13, 2013 - iPod Touch 5G It rained heavily for most of the day today, and shooting conditions weren't very good. Instead of riskin...
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Day 285/365: Anscoflex II

October 12, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 400, 1/125 @ f/2.2 The Anscoflex II is a pseudo TLR that wa...
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Day 284/365: Kayaking on the Bonnechere

October 11, 2013 - iPod Touch 5G It was a warm and sunny day in the Ottawa Valley today! It was perfect weather for kayaking, which is how...
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Day 283/365: Red on Yellow

October 10, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/4 I left Ottawa today, and I am now out near Algonquin again....
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Day 274/365: Sunset Over the Hill

October 01, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, Cokin Warming Filter, ISO 400, 1/250 @ f/8 I was out looking f...
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Day 273/365: Weaver's Creek Falls

September 30, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, Cokin Warming Filter, ISO 100, 2" @ f/16 I spent most of the a...
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Day 265/365: Youth Summit Day 3

September 25, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 1250, 1/160 @ f/2.8 The keynote speaker for the Summit was Rob Stewart, an aw...
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Day 267/365: Tree Under the Stars

September 24, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 1600, 30" & 60" @ f/4 As it turned out, today was just as busy as yesterday! I worked...
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Day 266/365: Fall Evening

September 23, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 1600, 30" @ f/4 Last night, I got back from a great weekend at the 4th annual Ontario...
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Day 259/365: A Day at Pelee

September 16, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/320 @ f/7.1 I spent most of the day at Point Pelee National Park today. The pa...
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Day 256/365: The Old Shed

September 13, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 800, 1/30 @ f/8 While out walking around the forest near my Grandparent's house, I ca...
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Day 254/365: Pink Reflections

September 11, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 200, 4" @ f/11 Despite being a cloudy, and at times rainy da...
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Day 253/365: Gradient

September 10, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, ISO 400, 1/200 @ f/2.2 I was able to get this gradient effect...
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Day 248/365: Factory View

September 06, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 1600, 20" & 10" @ f/4 After a few cloudy and rainy days, it was finally clear today!...
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Day 244/365: Shadows

September 02, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 1600, 1/4 @ f/1.8 I'm posting this a day late due to some internet issues from last...
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Day 235/365: Silent Lake

August 23, 2013 - Canon T3i, Canon 17-85mm f/4-5.6, ISO 400, 1/60 @ f/11 I'm back in Sauble Beach this evening, and I'm back to being abl...
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Day 234/365: Round Lake

August 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 50, 2" @ f/18 I went out to Foy Provincial Park to see the s...
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Day 231/365: Pickerelweed at Night

August 19, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 800, 25" @ f/7.1 I had been planning on taking a night-sky photo earlier this evening...
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Day 229/365: Windswept Pines

August 17, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 200, 1/1000 @ f/11 While at Killbear Provincial Park earlier today, I stopped to view...
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Day 227/365: Lone Elm

August 17, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 400, 1/800 @ f/2.8 I was in the Midland area for the past t...
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223/365: Milky Way

August 11, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 1600, 30" @ f/4 I was out watching the Perseid meteor shower earlier tonight, and nat...
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Day 221/365: Long Exposures

August 09, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 1600, 25" @ f/4 One nice thing about being fairly far away from major cities is that...
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Day 219/365: Afterglow at the Beach

August 07, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 50, 30" @ f/11 I decided to work on capturing the afterglow...
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Day 217/365: Gravelly Point

August 05, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 100, 1/320 @ f/8 I was out hiking along the Gravelly Point Side Trail earlier today....
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Day 216/365: Sauble

August 04, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 100, 6" @ f/16 Due to the shadow that was being cast by the...
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Day 214/365: A Stormy Week

August 02, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 400, 1/500 @ f/5.6 Earlier today I went down to Southampton...
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Day 211/365: Dusk on the River

July 30, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 1600, 20" @ f/4
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Day 209/365: The Wave

July 28, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 400, 1/40 @ f/5.6 There was another storm on the horizon at...
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Day 208/365: Calm Before the Storm

July 27, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3-stop GND Filter, ISO 100, 4" @ f/22 Earlier this evening, I went over to the nort...
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Day 206/365: Lookout

July 25, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 200, 1/500 @ f/8 I was out hiking with a friend at Malcolm Bluff Shores Nature Reserv...
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Day 196/365: Yellow Pond Lily

July 15, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/1600 @ f/2.8 I'm back in the Ottawa Valley today, and I'm without my m...
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Day 194/365: Growing to the Sky

July 13, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 200, 1/500 @ f/8 To take today's photo, I set my camera on the ground, aiming up at t...
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Day 193/365: Hayfield

July 12, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3 Stop GND Filter, ISO 400, 1/320 @ f/5.6 I used a GND for this photo, and because...
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Day 188/365: Watching the Sunset

July 07, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, Cokin Warming and 3 Stop GND Filters, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/8 I d...
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Day 186/365: Fall Colours?

July 05, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, Cokin 3 Stop GND Filter, ISO 50, 1/4 @ f/7.1 I was out scoutin...
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Day 185/365: Talking About GND Filters

July 04, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, Cokin 3 Stop GND Filter, ISO 100, 1/50 @ f/11 Along with the polarizing and warming filte...
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Day 177/365: Cycling at Sunset

June 26, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 100, 1/8000 @ f/4 Ever since I arrived at Sauble Beach earlier this year, I have bee...
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Day 175/365: Ring-billed Gull

June 24, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 200, 1/2500 @ f/4 I drove back to Sauble Beach today! I decided to walk down to the...
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Day 174/365: Storm Overhead

June 23, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 400, 1/250 @ f/5.6 There were more thunder storms moving through today. This was taken...
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Day 171/365: Abandoned Trailer

June 20, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 200, 1/1000 & 1/8000 @ f/2.2 This boarded-up trailer is another location I've been b...
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Day 167/365: Golden Lake

June 16, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 200, 1/320 @ f/8 This is a location that I regularly bike past, and I had been consider...
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Day 163/365: River Reflections

June 12, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/2000 @ f/4 After another rainy day, I was eager to take advantage of s...
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Day 156/365: Light Pollution

June 05, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 1600, 15'' @ f/4 There was a light layer of cloud this evening, which amplified the lig...
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Day 152/365: Wilson's Snipe & Landscapes

June 01, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/100 @ f/5.6 I was able to spend a few minutes photographing this co-operative...
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Day 149/365: Sauble River

May 29, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 400, 1/80 @ f/11 I was down by the shore of the Sauble River earlier this evening. It w...
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Day 148/365: Rainy Day at the Beach

May 28, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 400, 1/13 @ f/8 I spent an hour down at Sauble Beach this evening. It was in between ra...
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Day 147/365: Birders

May 27, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 200, 1/1000 @ f/4 I was out photographing events at the Huron Fringe Birding Festival t...
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Day 145/365: One in a Crowd

May 25, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/2.2 I had originally been planning on taking a photo of this herd of...
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Day 144/365: Pink Trillium

May 24, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 200, 1/50 @ f/2.8 It's a cool evening on the Bruce Peninsula, with temperatur...
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Day 143/365: Sauble Beach Sunset

May 23, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 200, 1/30 @ f/11 This is what greeted me after a 6 hour drive from the Ottawa Valley to...
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Day 142/365: Rain on the River

May 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/4 We had heavy rain and thunder storms for most of the day tod...
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Day 138/365: Ferns

May 18, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 400, 1/20 @ f/20 I went back to the fern filled clearing again today, and this time it...
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Day 136/365: Spruce Trees Under the Stars

May 16, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 1600, 20'' @ f/4 Earlier today, my site passed the 10,000 views mark! I just want to sa...
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Day 134/365: Ferns, Dragonflies and More!

May 14, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/2500 @ f/2.8 I spent most of the afternoon and evening out shooting to...
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Day 131/365: The Approaching Storm

May 11, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/80 @ f/2.8 Today's photo is a 5 shot panorama. I was out for a walk with frie...
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Day 127/365: Starry Night on the Bonnechere

May 07, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 1600, 25'' @ f/4 I'll be back to having edited photos tomorrow! Until then, this photo...
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Day 126/365: Abandoned

May 06, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 200, 1/30 @ f/4 While many farmers are out working on their fields at this time of year...
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Day 124/365: The Lane

May 04, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 200, 1/400 @ f/2.2 I'm back closer to Ottawa today, but I'm not quite able to edit p...
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Day 120/365: Inglis Falls

April 30, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 50, 1/5 @ f/22 It was hard to choose todays photo, as after a busy day of shooting, I h...
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Day 117/365: The Flood

April 27, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 200, 1/200 @ f/8 There has been a lot of flooding in central Ontario this yea...
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Day 116/365: River Reflection

April 26, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 200, 1/800 @ f/8 I'm back to having unedited photos again today, and it will probably s...
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Day 113/365: Under the Bridge

April 23, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 100, 1/250 @ f/4 When I don't have access to my normal editing software, I usually like...
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Day 112/365: The Canopy

April 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 200, 1/200 @ f/8 Whenever I'm out shooting in a forest with my 5D & 17-40 combo, I alwa...
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Day 111/365: Blue Hour Over the Water

April 21, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 400, 1/6 @ f/5.6 Today's photo is a bit late, as I spent a few hours out shooting after...
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Day 110/365: A Break in the Storm

April 20, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/8000 @ f/2.8 While out in-between snow flurries, I came across this barn. I l...
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Day 106/365: The Clearing Sky

April 16, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 200, 1/8000 @ f/2.8 After another long rainy day, it was nice to see the sun for a s...
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Day 104/365: Mirrored Clouds

April 14, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 200, 1/30 & 1/125 @ f/16 Earlier this evening I had originally set out to capture B&W p...
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Day 103/365: Poplars

April 13, 2013 - iPod Touch 5G It rained heavily for most of the day in Ottawa, so I decided to take my Ipod out shooting instead of tak...
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Day 97/365: On the Verge of Collapse

April 07, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 200, 1/400 @ f/4 It was a warm and rainy day in Ottawa today. The clouds were lookin...
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Day 93/365: Maman

April 03, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 400, 1/100 @ f/8 Today's photo is of Maman, a sculpture by the French artist Louise Bou...
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Day 91/365: Talking About Snapseed

April 01, 2013 - iPod Touch 5G Today I'd like to talk about one of my favourite photo editing apps. Snapseed was developed by Nik Softwa...
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Day 90/365: Tunnel of Trees

March 31, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 800, 1/200 @ f/4 With today's photo, I was attracted to the repeating pattern...
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Day 89/365: In the Attic

March 30, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 800, 1/15 @ f/5.6 Today's photo is of the attic of a building built in the late 1800s....
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Day 88/365: Starburst Through the Trees

March 29, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 100, 1/200 @ f/20 Starting today, I'm back to unedited photos until at least Monday. Wi...
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Day 86/365: Around the Bend

March 27, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 100, 1/1600 @ f/4 Today's photo is another example of being patient when taking phot...
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Day 84/365: Frozen River

March 25, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 100, 1/500 @ f/10 I'm back to having edited photos today! The photos from the previous...
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Day 82/365: Farm on the Bonnechere

March 23, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro with Canon TC1.4 II, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/8 I'm away from my main computer today, s...
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Day 81/365: Ottawa at Night

March 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 100, 2'' @ f/8 Earlier this evening, I decided to go into downtown Ottawa to get some s...
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Day 79/365: The Tallest Tree...

March 20, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/8 Today's photo is another 1 shot HDR. I used two images from the same R...
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Day 78/365: Snowing in a Cedar Forest

March 19, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/160 @ f/2.8 It was snowing fairly heavily when I took today's photo. I...
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Day 76/365: Late Day Reflections

March 17, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 100, 1/40 @ f/11 While the Blackbirds and Grackles are still around, the warm weather o...
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Day 75/365: Long Shadows

March 16, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 200, 1/250 @ f/13 When I'm out shooting, I'm always looking for interesting patterns. I...
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Day 74/365: The Open Road

March 15, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 100, 1/500 @ f/8 Today's photo is a single-shot HDR. I used two exposures (at -1 and +1...
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Day 73/365: As the Forest Sleeps

March 14, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 1250, 25'' @ f/4 The sky was clear for the first time in a while tonight, so I decided...
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Day 72/365: The Sun Breaks Through

March 13, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 100, 1/1000 @ f/16 The weather was all over the place today, with sun and cloud, as wel...
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Day 70/365: Living Amongst The Dead

March 11, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 100, 1/125 @ f/4 In this first photo, I used the two living trees to frame th...
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Day 69/365: Contrast

March 10, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 100, 1/5000 @ f/4 Today, I set out to capture a series of high-contrast black-and-white...
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Day 68/365: Maple Syrup Season

March 09, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 400, 1/800 @ f/5.6 The maple syrup season has started in eastern Ontario! Today, I foun...
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Day 67/365: Mirrored Trees

March 08, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 200, 1/60 @ f/11 I'm back in snowy Ottawa today! While it's not quite as warm as Florid...
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Day 65/365: Swallow-tailed Kite

March 06, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/2000 @ f/7.1 I was birding at Lake Kissimmee State Park today. While on route...
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Day 62/365: White-eyed Vireo

March 03, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 640, 1/640 @ f/7.1 I birded around the Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park earlier this af...
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Day 61/365: American Alligator

March 02, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 800, 1/60 @ f/7.1 After hiking close to 20 kms and taking over 1400 photos over the p...
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Day 60/365: Oystercatchers, Plovers and More!

March 01, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/1600 @ f/7.1 I spent a great day at Honeymoon Island State Park today. I ended...
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Day 59/365: Reddish Egret

February 28, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/640 @ f/7.1 I spent the morning at Fort De Soto County Park today. I had a gre...
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Day 57/365: Great Egret

February 26, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/160 @ f/7.1 Tampa was hit with several thunderstorms this morning, but luckily...
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Day 56/365: Red-shouldered Hawk & First 17-40L Landscapes

February 25, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 640, 1/125 @ f/7.1 I arrived safely in Tampa early this afternoon! After settling in...
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Day 53/365: Water in Motion

February 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 100, 1/30 @ f/22 Having a stabilized lens really paid off today! This photo was...
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Day 51/365: Fresh Snow

February 20, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 400, 1/1600 @ f/2.8 Ottawa was blanketed with more snow again today! I went out...
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Day 49/365: On the Trail

February 18, 2013 - Canon T3i, Canon 17-85mm f/4-5.6, ISO 200, 1/200 @ f/16 The only problem I'm faced with when shooting with my 5D is I c...
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Day 48/365: The Pink Glow of Day's End

February 17, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 200, 1/100 @ f/5.6 Today's photo is a rare handheld landscape. When I took this phot...
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Day 41/365: Hog's Back Falls

February 10, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 17-85mm f/4-5.6, ISO 200, 1/1250 @ f/8 Today's photo was a bit of a last minute decision, as I happened...
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Day 37/365: The Afterglow

February 06, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 800, 1/320 @ f/7.1 Today's photo was taken shortly after sunset. I had set out to phot...
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Day 35/365: A Cloudless Night

February 04, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 17-85mm f/4-5.6, ISO 1600, 20' @ f/4 The sky is clear and dark tonight (at least as dark as it ever is...
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Day 31/365: Silos at Sunset

January 31, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 200, 1/250 @ f/5.6 Today's photo is another landscape taken with a telephoto len...
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Day 28/365: Blowing Snow

January 28, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 200, 1/320 @ f/2.8 We had close to 15cm of snow fall today in Ottawa, so it seem...
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Day 26/365: Day's End Over a Frozen Marsh

January 26, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 17-85mm f/4-5.6, ISO 100, 1/40, 1/20 & 1/10 @ f/10 Today's photo is an exposure blend, using 3 photos w...
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Day 24/365: Warmth in a Frozen Landscape

January 24, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 100, 1/800 @ f/4 Another bitterly cold day in Ottawa. It was around -35C when I...
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Day 20/365: Warmth of the Sun

January 20, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/3200 @ f/2.8 Ottawa was blanketed in snow again this morning! As the day went...
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Day 17/365: Cattail Silhouette

January 17, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 100, 1/2000 @ f/2.8 Winter returned with a reality check today! It was -17C out...
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Day 14/365: The Ice Melted!

January 14, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 100, 0.8' @ f/16 The warm weather didn't just bring the fog in, it also opened m...
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Day 13/365: Droplets

January 13, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 100, 1/80 @ f/2.8 Ottawa was covered in a thick layer of fog today, and it made...
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Day 9/365: Watson's Mill

January 09, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 17-85mm f/4-5.6, ISO 100, 1/4 @ f/20 This morning I went birding in the Manotick area. While searching...
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Day 7/365: And the Sky Opens Up...

January 07, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 200, 1/1600 @ f/5.6 Sometimes the best sunsets can be found on cloudy days. Earl...
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Project 365 & a Look Back at 2012

December 31, 2012 - Tomorrow, I will be starting a year long photo a day project. I will be choosing a new photo I take every day, and posti...
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