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Day 365/365: Happy New Year!

December 31, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/640 @ f/7.1 Happy New Year! I made the full 365 days in my Project 365, and be...
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Day 364/365: Ospreys and an Eagle

December 30, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/1250 @ f/7.1 I spent the afternoon at Honeymoon Island State Park today. I aim...
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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 361/365: Florida at Dusk

December 27, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8, ISO 3200, 1/20 @ f/1.8 It rained for most of the day today, but the rain stopped in the eve...
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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 359/365: New Books

December 25, 2013 - iPad Mini I started my photobook collection today, with Magnum Stories, Magnum Contact Sheets, Magnum Magnum (can you s...
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Day 358/365: Merry Christmas!

December 24, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/5 @ f/1.8 Merry Christmas and happy holidays everyone!
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Day 357/365: Look Left

December 23, 2013 - iPod Touch 5G I went out for a family dinner this evening, and I decided to take my Leica as my main camera. I also too...
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Day 356/365: Ladies and Gentlemen, The Beatles!

December 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/200 @ f/2.2 I'd been meaning to take a self-portrait with my Leica ever since...
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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 353/365: In the Everglades

December 21, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/1600 @ f/7.1 I spent the second day of the trip in Everglades National Park. T...
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Day 352/365: From Key Largo to Key West

December 21, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/500 @ f/7.1 On the first full day down in the Keys, I started out in Key Largo...
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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 350/365: Lonely Bikes

December 16, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/5.6 I spent most of the morning out shooting with my Leica today, bu...
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Day 349/365: A Few Local Birds

December 15, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/125 @ f/7.1 I spent the day close to home today. With my Project 365 close to...
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Day 348/365: At the Dali Museum

December 14, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 200, 1/640 @ f/5.6 I spent the day in St. Petersburg today. I started the morning out...
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Day 347/365: Black-crowned Night Heron

December 13, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/800 @ f/7.1 I had a busy day today! I was out shooting with my Leica for the f...
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Day 346/365: Leica M3

December 12, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 100, 1.3" @ f/4 The Leica M3 is a 35mm rangefinder camera. It was produced from 195...
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Day 345/365: Manatees

December 11, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, Cokin Warming FIlter, ISO 200, 1/500 @ f/2.8 While out birding...
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Day 344/365: Black Racer

December 10, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/800 @ f/4 This Black Racer was around the house for most of the day, a...
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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 342/365: Wilson's Plover

December 08, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 200, 1/1250 @ f/7.1 I was out birding at Fort DeSoto earlier today! While there, I fo...
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Day 341/365: Golden Silk Orbweaver

December 07, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 17-85mm f/4-5.6 IS, ISO 400, 1/160 @ f/7.1 I had a chance to photograph this female Golden Silk Orbweav...
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Day 340/365: New OM Gear

December 06, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/2 @ f/11 I ordered three lenses for my Olympus OM-1n earlier this week, and t...
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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 337/365: Brown Anole

December 03, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/1600 @ f/3.5 There are quite a few Brown Anoles in the gardens around...
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Day 336/365: Limpkins

December 02, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/7.1 I spent some time photographing Limpkins today. There were about a...
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Day 335/365: Tampa Waterfront

December 01, 2013 - iPod Touch 5G I spent the afternoon in downtown Tampa today. I was using my Pentax ME Super (loaded with Tri-X) as my m...
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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 331/365: Bonsai

November 27, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/500 @ f/2.8 It was a cold day by Florida standards today, and at the moment i...
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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 326/365: Three of Me

November 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4, ISO 1600, 1/25 @ f/4 It was foggy and raining today, so I was forced to take an indoor pho...
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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 321/365: Ferns

November 17, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/100 @ f/2.8 Besides the green conifer needles, these ferns are pretty...
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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 317/365: Old Man's Beard

November 13, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/4 @ f/8 I photographed this Old Man's Beard (Clematis virginiana) earl...
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Day 316/365: Curve

November 12, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 1250, 1/125 @ f/2.8 Ice has started forming on the reeds lining the shoreline...
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Day 315/365: Hooded Merganser, pt 2

November 11, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/640 @ f/7.1 The Hooded Merganser returned this morning, and it brought a few f...
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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 310/365: Slug

November 07, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 800, 1/60 @ f/5 I had a chance to photograph this very large slug yesterday....
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Day 309/365: Seed Pods

November 05, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 800, 1/320 @ f/2.2 While I had originally been planning on using this as a B&W image...
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Day 308/365: Ice

November 05, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 800, 1/80 @ f/4 I'm posting this a day late due to internet complications yesterday.
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Day 307/365: Hooded Merganser

November 04, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/7.1 I woke up yesterday morning to the sight of this male Hooded Merg...
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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 305/365: Empty Nest

November 02, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 1000, 1/100 @ f/2.8 With almost all of the leaves on the ground now, nest sea...
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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 300/365: Gray Jays!

October 27, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 800, 1/320 @ f/7.1 The Gray Jays returned today, with at least 3 individuals feeding...
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Day 299/365: Black-capped Chickadee

October 26, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 800, 1/200 @ f/5.6 For the first time in months, I worked on photographing birds toda...
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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 296/365: Veins

October 23, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/320 @ f/5.6 Most of the trees are now barren in the Ottawa Valley, and...
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Day 295/365: At the Light

October 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/1600 @ f/2.2 I spent most of the day in downtown Ottawa today, but unfortunat...
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Day 294/365: Geisha

October 21, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 1600, 1/125 @ f/2.2 It rained all day today, so I decided to do an indoor photo of t...
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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 292/365: Olympus OM-1n

October 19, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1" @ f/5.6 The Olympus OM-1n is a 35mm SLR that was produced from 1979-1987. It...
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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 282/365: Cycling in the Park

October 09, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 200, 1/1600 @ f/4 I spent the afternoon downtown in Ottawa again today! It was a rea...
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Day 281/365: Sparks Street

October 09, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/800 @ f/2.8 I spent the afternoon in downtown Ottawa today! In between droppi...
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Day 280/365: School's In

October 08, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 1600, 1/25 @ f/1.8 While walking around town looking for things to photograph earlie...
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Day 279/365: Suspended Frog

October 08, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 800, 1/125 @ f/1.8 While walking around town late at night, I was surprised to find...
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Day 278/365: Tree Day!

October 05, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/3200 @ f/2.8 This morning, I photographed a TD Friends of the Environm...
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Day 276/365: A Pair of Rangefinders

October 04, 2013 - iPod Touch 5G Here are two of my rangefinder cameras, my Argus C3 and Leica M3. I used a pair of camera bags to positio...
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Day 275/365: Eastern Cottontail

October 02, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/80 @ f/2.8 Earlier today there were two Eastern Cottontails eating on...
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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 272/365: In the Driver's Seat

September 29, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 200, 20" @ f/8 I decided to take a few interior shots of my car today. I waited until...
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Day 271/365: Bold Jumping Spider

September 28, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/5.6 I was able to photograph this Bold Jumping Spider earlier...
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Day 270/365: Fall Webworm Moth

September 27, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1" @ f/4 This Fall Webworm Moth has been eating a plant in my mom's gard...
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Day 269/365: Up Close

September 26, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, Canon TC 1.4 II, ISO 800, 1/400 @ f/8 I continued to work on macro photos this af...
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Day 268/365: Macros... and a Bear?

September 25, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 800, 1/100 @ f/4 I spent most of the day working on editing photos from the w...
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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 264/365: Youth Summit Day 2

September 25, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 800, 1/100 @ f/5.6 The 2nd day was fairly rainy until the evening, so I mostly focuse...
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Day 263/365: Youth Summit Day 1

September 25, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 1000, 1/60 @ f/4 Over the last weekend, I was the event photographer for the 4th annu...
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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 262/365: Refinery

September 19, 2013 - iPod Touch 5G Today's photo is a quick shot I took in Sarnia, on my way back home to Sauble. There were all kinds of fa...
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Day 261/365: Common Nighthawk and More!

September 18, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/2500 @ f/7.1 I spent most of the day in Rondeau Provincial Park! It was a grea...
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Day 260/365: Lots of Insects!

September 17, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/4000 @ f/4 I started the day out a Holiday Beach Conservation Area thi...
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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 258/365: Great Egret

September 15, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/7.1 I started a trip to southern Ontario today. I spent a few hours bi...
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Day 257/365: Ansco Lancer

September 14, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 800, 1/500 @ f/2.2 The Ansco Lancer is a 127 film camera made during the 1950s and 6...
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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 255/365: Woman in a Hat with Flowers

September 13, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/200 @ f/2.2 I'm posting this a day late, as Zenfolio was down for maintenance...
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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 252/365: Bees

September 09, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 800, 1/125 @ f/4 There has been a huge influx of bees to my Grandparent's gar...
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Day 251/365: National Gallery

September 08, 2013 - iPod Touch 5 I left Ottawa earlier today, but before I did, I stopped at the National Gallery of Canada! The National G...
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Day 250/365: A Walk Around Ottawa

September 07, 2013 - iPod Touch 5 I hit day 250 in my Project 365 today, and I want to thank everyone for the views, comments and likes! You...
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Day 249/365: Celica

September 06, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 100, 20" @ f/11 I took my car out for a quick photoshoot earlier this evening! I used...
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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 247/365: Go Left

September 05, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/2.2 I was out working on some street photography again earlier today.
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Day 246/365: BMW 5-Series

September 04, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/200 @ f/2.8 I found this E34 BMW 5-Series while out walking around town today...
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Day 245/365: City Shapes

September 03, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 1600, 1/8 @ f/4 It rained for most of the day today, so I was forced to go on a night...
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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 243/365: Petals

August 31, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 100, 20" @ f/8 I framed today's photo with the center of each flower in a cen...
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Day 242/365: Self

August 30, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 800, 1/15 @ f/2.8 I decided to take a self-portrait for today's photo, but th...
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Day 241/365: Droplets

August 29, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/2000 @ f/5 I was attracted to the patterns on this leaf. I decided to...
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Day 240/365: Black-and-yellow Garden Spider

August 28, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/50 @ f/4 Keeping with the recent spider theme, I found my first Black-...
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Day 239/365: Bronze Jumper

August 27, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/160 @ f/5.6 I found this Bronze Jumper in the garden earlier today. It...
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Day 238/365: Cross Orbweaver

August 26, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/25 @ f/4 I found this spider (which I believe is a Cross Orbweaver) in...
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Day 237/365: White-marked Tussock Moth Caterpillar

August 25, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/30 @ f/8 My Mom found this White-marked Tussock Moth Caterpillar earli...
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Day 236/365: Yashica Electro 35 GSN

August 24, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8II, ISO 400, 1/3 @ f/2.2 The Yashica Elecro 35 is a rangefinder camera that was originally re...
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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 233/365: Green Frog

August 21, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/60 @ f/4 I spent a few hours looking for herps earlier this evening. I...
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Day 232/365: Eastern Forktails

August 20, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/800 @ f/2.8 Eastern Forktails are an example of a species of damselfly...
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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 230/365: Slaty Skimmer

August 18, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/5.6 When photographing dragonflies and butterflies, sometimes a telep...
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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 228/365: Violet Dancer

August 17, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/500 @ f/4 Violet Dancers were abundant in Awenda, and it was hard to g...
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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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Day 226/365: Goldenrod Crab Spider

August 14, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/320 @ f/5.6 I was out taking macro photos at Isaac Lake earlier this a...
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Day 225/365: Praktina FX

August 13, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/30 @ f/2.2 The Praktina FX is a 35mm SLR that was produced by Kamera-Werke in...
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Day 224/365: Yellow Coneflowers

August 12, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 200, 1/10, 1/20 & 1/30 @ f/2.8 & f/5.6 It's currently raining in Sauble Beach...
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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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222/365: Sandfest

August 10, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 200, 1/1000 @ f/5.6 I spent a couple of hours walking around Sandfest at Sauble Beach...
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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 220/365: Emerald Spreadwing

August 08, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/200 @ f/4 Earlier today, I was out hiking on one of Sauble Beach's man...
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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 218/365: Cruising

August 06, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 100, 6" @ f/16 It was a rainy day on the Bruce Peninsula, and I took that as an oppor...
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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 215/365: Pelecinid Wasp

August 03, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/60 @ f/4 The American Pelecinid Wasp is the only North American specie...
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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 213/365: Dahlia

August 01, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/4 @ f/4 I came down with a fairly bad cold today, and because of that...
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Day 212/365: Canon AE-1 Program

July 31, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 1600, 1/60 @ f/2.2 Earlier today, I realised that I never wrote a post about my firs...
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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 210/365: Beach Life

July 29, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 200, 1/2000 @ f/8 I have an early morning tomorrow, and a long day ahead, so I will w...
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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 207/365: A Classic

July 26, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/250 @ f/2.8 Sauble Beach is a good place to find classic cars, and earlier th...
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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 205/365: Vines

July 24, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/200 @ f/2.8 I used a high-contrast in-camera preset for taking today's...
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Day 204/365: Light

July 23, 2013 - iPod Touch 5G It turns out my editing PC wasn't able to make the trip back out to Sauble, so I will still be using my i...
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Day 203/365: Hens and Chickens

July 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, ISO 200, 1/40 @ f/4 Today's photo was edited with the VSCOcam...
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Day 202/365: Robber Fly with Prey

July 21, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/320 @ f/8 While working outside earlier today, I noticed this Robber F...
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Day 201/365: Overlapping Orange

July 20, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/640 @ f/2.8 Today's photo was edited with Snapseed, using selective co...
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Day 200/365: Walking Sucks

July 19, 2013 - iPod Touch 5G While searching for a lens for my M3 earlier today, I only had film with me, so I had to use my iPod for...
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Day 199/365: A Preview

July 18, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 1600, 1/50 @ f/1.8 And here it is, a Leica M3! I'm going to start searching for a le...
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Day 198/365: Maximum 40

July 17, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 100, 2" @ f/4 I decided to try some long-exposure car trails earlier this evening. I...
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Day 197/365: Empty Streets

July 16, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40mm f/4L, ISO 1600, 1/8 @ f/4 Due to extreme heat throughout the day, I decided to take my photo af...
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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 195/365: Canada Darner

July 14, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/4 After some research, I believe this is a Canada Darner, but...
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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 192/365: Piping Plovers

July 11, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/250 @ f/6.3 While I was down at the beach earlier this evening, I stopped by o...
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Day 191/365: Pentax K1000

July 10, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/2 The Pentax K1000 is a 35mm SLR camera that was produced from 1976-1...
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Day 190/365: Daisies

July 09, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Kako Flash, ISO 50, 1/50 @ f/18 I used off camera flash for my photo today. I found thes...
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Day 189/365: Argus C3

July 08, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, Cokin 3 Stop GND Filter, Kako Flash, ISO 50, 1/5 @ f/10 The Ar...
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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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187/365: Dragonflies, Turtles and a Bear!

July 06, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/2000 @ f/4 I was out in the Turner's Camp Road area of Algonquin today...
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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 184/365: Pentax ME Super

July 03, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Pentax Polarizing Filter, Cokin 3 Stop GND Filter, ISO 50, 1/10 & 1/15 @ f/4 Thanks to a...
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Day 183/365: Polarizing Filters on a Cloudy Day

July 02, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, Cokin Warming Filter, ISO 800, 1/50 @ f/2.8 I received a classic film SLR from my uncle...
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Day 182/365: Dragonflies, Damselflies and More!

July 02, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/250 @ f/4 I'm posting this a bit late due to a power outage that kille...
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Day 181/365: Honey Bee

June 30, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 800, 1/30 @ f/5.6 I found this small Honey Bee earlier this evening. It was r...
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Day 180/365: Grass Pink & Rose Pogonia Orchids

June 29, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/800 @ f/2.8 There was a bit of sunlight earlier this evening, and I to...
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Day 179/365: Wood Lilies

June 28, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/2.8 These Wood Lilies were hard to miss while I was out scouti...
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Day 178/365: Through the Viewing Lens

June 27, 2013 - Canon T3i, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 800, 1/30 @ f/3.5 A fun thing with TLR (and in this case, TLR style) cameras is tha...
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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 176/365: Kodak Duaflex II

June 25, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 200, 1/4000 @ f/2.2 I was out looking for classic cameras today, and this Kodak Duaf...
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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 173/365: A Sea of Yellow

June 22, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/320 @ f/2 Rather than using my macro lens to take a close-up photo of these Y...
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Day 172/365: Lily

June 21, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 5'' @ f/16 A number of lilies opened in the garden today, and earlier th...
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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 170/365: Shaded Leaves

June 19, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 200, 1/640 @ f/5.6 I decided to do a B&W conversion of this photo, as I felt it helped...
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Day 169/365: Eastern Forktails

June 18, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/200 @ f/4 Many dragonflies and damselflies have specific perches that...
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Day 168/365: Robber Fly

June 17, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 800, 1/320 @ f/4 I found my first Robber Fly of the year today! It remained m...
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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 166/365: American Bullfrog

June 15, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/160 @ f/2.8 I listened to this American Bullfrog calling for most of t...
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Day 165/365: Bleeding Hearts

June 14, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 800, 1/200 @ f/2.8 This post is a bit late, I was having issues getting the p...
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Day 164/365: Biking in 1st Person

June 13, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 17-40 f/4L, ISO 100, 1/15 @ f/14 I went out biking earlier this evening, and I decided to bring my came...
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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 162/365: Lupins Part 2

June 11, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/250 @ f/2.8 It was another rainy day in Renfrew County. Luckily for me...
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Day 160/365: Stream Cruiser

June 11, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/1600 @ f/4 I was out hiking in Renfrew County today. The bird highligh...
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Day 161/365: Lancet Clubtails and More

June 10, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/50 @ f/8 There was a large emergence of Lancet Clubtails this morning!...
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Day 159/365: Checkers

June 08, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/1.8 It was another rainy day today, so I decided to take an indoor ph...
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Day 158/365: Lupins

June 07, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/200 @ f/5.6 It rained for most of the day today, and everything was co...
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Day 157/365: Film's Not Dead!

June 07, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 1600, 1/40 @ f/1.8 I didn't have any internet access last night, so I was forced to...
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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 155/365: Prairie Ragwort

June 04, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/60 @ f/3.2 Based on a quick search of ontariowildflowers.com, I'm thin...
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Day 154/365: Iris

June 03, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/125 @ f/4 I'm back in Ottawa today, with a busy week ahead! I'm going...
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Day 153/365: Cecropia Moth

June 02, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/500 @ f/3.2 I was lucky to see a number of Cecropia Moths today. There were 4...
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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 151/365: Yellow Lady's Slippers

May 31, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/25 @ f/4 With all of the cool weather this spring, the Yellow Lady's S...
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Day 150/365: Baltimore Oriole

May 30, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/1000 @ f/5.6 I was out birding at MacGregor Point Provincial Park this morning...
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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 146/365: Four-spotted Skimmer

May 26, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/50 @ f/4 It often seems that dragonflies are hard to find during cold...
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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 141/365: Yellow Lady's Slipper

May 21, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/40 @ f/2.8 For today's photo, I used 3 separate photos for a focus sta...
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Day 140/365: Who Are You Lookin' At?

May 20, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 800, 1/320 @ f/8 This beetle was apparently very interested in what my camera...
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Day 139/365: C'est Moi!

May 19, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 800, 1/50 @ f/1.8 It's me! I decided to post a self portrait today. I was attracted...
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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 137/365: Dandelion

May 17, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/800 @ f/5.6 One of my favourite things about macro photography is that...
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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 135/365: Black-and-white Warbler

May 15, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 800, 1/125 @ f/7.1 There were a number of warblers around my yard today! Ovenbirds an...
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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 133/365: White Trillium

May 13, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/250 @ f/2.8 The White Trilliums are out in full bloom in Ottawa now, a...
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Day 132/365: Shades

May 12, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 400, 1/1600 @ f/1.8 I like the simple and imperfect symmetry of this photo. I origin...
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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 130/365: Daffodils

May 10, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 1600, 1/50 @ f/2.8 It rained heavily for most of the afternoon, so I decided...
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Day 129/365: Six-Spotted Tiger Beetle

May 09, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/500 @ f/5.6 I was able to briefly see another Four-spotted Skimmer tod...
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Day 128/365: Jumping Spider

May 08, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 640, 1/125 @ f/4 I arrived back home in Ottawa today, which means I can edit...
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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 125/365: Common Grackle

May 05, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/800 @ f/7.1 Earlier today, I noticed that there were a number of birds feeding...
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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 123/365: White Trilliums

May 03, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 200, 1/400 @ f/2.8 The Trilliums started blooming on the Bruce today! While m...
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Day 122/365: Celica

May 02, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 200, 1/30 @ f/2.8 Earlier this evening I took my Celica out for a quick photo...
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Day 121/365: Painted Turtle

May 01, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 200, 1/2500 @ f/4 I spent some time birding around the Bruce today! I had man...
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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 119/365: Moose

April 29, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/4 I drove out from the Ottawa Valley to the Bruce Peninsula to...
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Day 118/365: Ant

April 28, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/250 @ f/4 Today I found what is likely the largest ant I have ever see...
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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 115/365: Sharp-lobed Hepatica

April 25, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 200, 1/250 @ f/5.6 The Hepaticas are out blooming in full force now! I was ab...
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Day 114/365: Spider

April 24, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/125 @ f/5.6 I'm back to having edited photos today! I managed to get o...
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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 109/365: Pansy

April 19, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 3.2'' @ f/16 A few garden flowers have also recently started blooming, i...
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Day 108/365: Hepatica spp.

April 18, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/4 I was able to find a few more first-of-season birds today, i...
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Day 107/365: Green Stink Bug

April 17, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/320 @ f/6.3 The spring awakening continued today! I found my first Gar...
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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 105/365: Fly

April 15, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/5 @ f/6.3 It was a warm and sunny day in Ottawa today! After all of th...
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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 102/365: American Goldfinch

April 12, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 640, 1/125 @ f/7.1 It sure didn't feel like spring in Ottawa today, with freezing rai...
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Day 101/365: Moth Pt2

April 11, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/30 @ f/8 Thanks to everyone who offered opinions on the identification...
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Day 100/365: Moth

April 10, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/100 @ f/5.6 After a few hours of searching today, I finally came acros...
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Day 99/365: Millipede

April 09, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 100, 2.5'' @ f/16 While out looking for insects today, I came upon this Milli...
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Day 98/365: Fly

April 08, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 2'' @ f/8 Today was a good day for insect photography, at least as far a...
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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 96/365: Common Redpoll

April 06, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/160 @ f/7.1 My feeders were active all afternoon, and a few new migrants were...
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Day 95/365: American Woodcock

April 05, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 800, 3.2'' @ f/5.6 I managed to find a number of American Woodcocks this evening! It...
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Day 94/365: Moss

April 04, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 100, 1/100 @ f/2.8 With all of my recent B&W photos, I decided to look for so...
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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 92/365: Melting and Freezing

April 02, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 100, 5'' @ f/13 I decided to wait until after sunset to take today's photo. The low l...
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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 87/365: American Robin

March 28, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/2500 @ f/7.1 My yard had a large influx of American Robins today! There were m...
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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 85/365: Ripples

March 26, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 250, 1/250 @ f/5.6 The local creek has opened up again with the recent warm weat...
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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 83/365: Lichen

March 24, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/250 @ f/5.6 Today's photo is another unedited image, as I'm still away...
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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 80/365: Eastern Cottontail

March 21, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 400, 1/400 @ f/4 This Eastern Cottontail usually drops by my feeder once or t...
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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 77/365: Dark-eyed Junco

March 18, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/500 @ f/7.1 There was a lot of activity at my feeders today! A large flock of...
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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 71/365: Water Abstract

March 12, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 800, 1/500 @ f/2.8 With all of the recent warm weather, the snow has started mel...
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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 66/365: Anhinga

March 07, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/2000 @ f/7.1 I arrived safely back home in Ottawa! It was a long travel day, a...
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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 64/365: Gopher Tortoise & Short-tailed Hawk

March 05, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/1600 @ f/7.1 I was back at Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park again today. It was...
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Day 63/365: Prairie Warbler

March 04, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6L, ISO 400, 1/1250 @ f/7.1 I had an opportunity to photograph a group of Prairie Warblers to...
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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 58/365: A Meeting of Fire Ants

February 27, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 OS Macro, ISO 800, 1/250 @ f/7.1 I spent most of the morning working on macro photos of the...
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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 55/365: Preparing for Florida...

February 24, 2013 - Canon T3i, Canon 17-85mm f/4-5.6, ISO 1600, 1/6 @ f/4 I will be flying down to Florida early tomorrow morning, and I fi...
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Day 54/365: American Tree Sparrow

February 23, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 800, 1/160 @ f/5.6 Today I worked on feeder set-ups with American Tree Sparrows. I use...
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Day 52/365: 3 Steps to Dinner

February 21, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 1000 & 1600, Clockwise: 1/13, 1/320, 1/200 @ f/2.2 I set out to "document" the prepa...
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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 50/365: Pileated Woodpecker

February 19, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 640, 1/320 @ f/7.1 I have a very large White Cedar tree in my front yard, and it often...
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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 47/365: At the Canal

February 16, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 200, 1/8000 @ f/2.5 I had a fun afternoon of skating on the Rideau Canal today, whic...
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Day 46/365: Dark-eyed Junco

February 15, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 800, 1/400 @ f/7.1 I've had this perch out for the past couple of days, and with aroun...
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Day 45/365: The Canon 5D

February 14, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 100, 2' @ f/2.2 There's a reason that the original 5D is referred to as the 5D Class...
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Day 44/365: Ladybug

February 13, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 200, 0.8' @ f/8 This Ladybug has spent most of the winter in my living room. It...
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Day 43/365: Black-capped Chickadee

February 12, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 800, 1/200 @ f/7.1 Today's photo is a feeder set-up of a Black-capped Chickadee. I hav...
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Day 42/365: Milkweed Pod

February 11, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 200, 2' @ f/5.6 This photo is a good example of why I love macro photography! A...
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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 40/365: Snowmobilers

February 09, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 400, 1/800 @ f/7.1 There were many snowmobilers out enjoying the fresh snow today! To...
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Day 39/365: Dark-eyed Junco

February 08, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 800, 1/125 @ f/7.1 Ottawa received another 30cm of snow today, which was enough to cau...
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Day 38/365: Great Grey Owl

February 07, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 400, 1/500 @ f/7.1 I was finally able to get out and see the Ottawa Great Grey Owls to...
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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 36/365: Icicles

February 05, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 400, 1/125 @ f/3.5 These small ice formations were right at ground level at the...
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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 34/365: Garden of Lanterns

February 03, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 50mm f/1.8 II, ISO 200, 1/800 @ f/2.8 I was out at Ottawa's Winterlude today, and among all of the ice...
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Day 33/365: Common Redpoll

February 02, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 800, 1/400 @ f/7.1 The local Goldfinch flock was joined by a small group of Common Red...
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Day 32/365: Celica

February 01, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 17-85mm f/4-5.6, ISO 100, 1/4 @ f/11 When taking automotive photos, I always try to use a polarizing fi...
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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 30/365: American Goldfinch

January 30, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 800, 1/200 @ f/7.1 It was unseasonably warm in Ottawa today, with temperatures hitting...
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Day 29/365: Stalks

January 29, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 200, 1/320 @ f/3.5 The snow is about 2 feet deep in most areas in my backyard ri...
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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 27/365: Tunnel Vision

January 27, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 17-85mm f/4-5.6, ISO 200, 1/15 @ f/16 My first street photo of the year was actually taken on ice. I ha...
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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 25/365: Snowballs

January 25, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 100, 1/15 @ f/8 My Sigma 150mm macro was probably my least used lens last year,...
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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 23/365: Camera Safety in Cold Weather

January 23, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 100, 0.6' @ f/10 It was extremely cold in Ottawa today, with temperatures going...
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Day 22/365: American Tree Sparrow

January 22, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 800, 1/160 @ f/7.1 I spent most of today entering my bird banding data for 2012. After...
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Day 21/365: Sumac With Needles

January 21, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 200, 0.3' @ f/8 Today's photo is a close-up of a snow covered sumac with a backg...
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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 19/365: Lichen

January 19, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 100, 25' @ f/14 I used a 25 second exposure to take today's photo. I was in a da...
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Day 18/365: Frost Formations

January 18, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 100, 1' @ f4 You don't necessarily need a dedicated macro lens to take great clo...
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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 16/365: Motegi Racing

January 16, 2013 - Canon 7D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 200, 1/640 @ f/4 The recent warm weather has freed my car from it's snowy prison...
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Day 15/365: Dark-eyed Junco

January 15, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 640, 1/400 @ f/7.1 The Dark-eyed Junco is a common sparrow that can be found throughou...
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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 12/365: Pileated Woodpecker

January 12, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 640, 1/320 @ f/5.6 I was able to photograph a pair of Pileated Woodpeckers in my backy...
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Day 11/365: Northern Cardinal

January 11, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 640, 1/50 @ f/7.1 With all of the freezing rain Ottawa received today, I decided to st...
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Day 10/365: Hoary Redpoll

January 10, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 400, 1/1250 @ f/7.1 I was thrilled to find this Hoary Redpoll while out birding in the...
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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 8/365: Black-capped Chickadee

January 08, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 640, 1/200 @ f/7.1 Today's photo is of one of Ontario's most common feeder birds, the...
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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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Day 6/365: Celica Detail

January 06, 2013 - Canon 5D, Canon 50mm f/1.8, ISO 1600, 1/4 @ f/2.8 This is a simple setup, with all of the light coming from the car's i...
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Day 5/365: Winter's Light

January 05, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 17-85mm f/4-5.6, ISO 200 I had a couple hours to get out shooting this afternoon, so I decided to drive...
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Day 4/365: A River of Ice

January 04, 2013 - Canon 5D, Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro, ISO 200, 1.3' @ f/14 When editing photos of ice, I always apply a high contrast High...
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Day 3/356: American Tree Sparrow

January 03, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 400mm f/5.6, ISO 640, 1/200 @ f/7.1 With the temperature dropping to around -27C with the wind chill to...
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Day 2/365: Motion Blur Isn't Just For Waterfalls!

January 02, 2013 - Canon 7D, Canon 17-85mm f/4-5.6, ISO 200, 1/10 @ f/13 When I was taking this photo, I used a tripod to hold the camera...
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Day 1/365: The Night Sky

January 01, 2013 - Canon 7D, 17-85mm f/4-5.6, ISO 1600, 20' @ f/4 There are a few things to consider when taking landscapes photos at nigh...
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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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