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We’ve previously featured Bobcaygeon and Lindsay. It seems only fitting that we complete the “Sturgeon Lake Triangle” in the Kawartha Lakes Region of Ontario, Canada with a look at Fenelon Falls. For those not familiar to the region, the Kawarthas show similarity …

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In June, the urge to have a macro lens for my Canon Rebel T3i popped up again. Not able to afford a brand new lens at this time, I though I’d browse through eBay and see what was available on …

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Recently, I’ve been playing around with HDR (High Dynamic Range) photography, using a Canon Rebel T3i and Photoshop, with marginal success. Last month, Pat Flynn of Smart Passive Income put out a post on what he felt were the ten best …

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Sudbury, Ontario – heard of it? If you’re from Canada then I hope so. If you’re not from the Great White North then most likely you haven’t. If you’re from somewhere else in the world and are planning a visit …

Manaña Doesn’t Mean Tomorrow

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About the time David Kindopp was fleeing Mexico and its crazed bureaucracy, I was making my first babysteps into that magical, mysterious country. Nearly 25 years later, I remember little of that experience and the rest of my journey around …

 

Vintage Postcards of Eastern Canada

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A week or so ago, I featured an image from Dad’s photo album from his days as a radar man on the remote coast of Labrador during World War 2. That image was a post card of the T.S.S. North Star, a luxury …

 

Niagara Falls State Park, New York

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I am from Canada. One of my country’s, and the world’s, greatest natural attractions is Niagara Falls. Yet, I fully believe the spectacle is best viewed from the American side of the Niagara River. It’s funny, I grew up with …

 

A Look Back In Time At The T.S.S. North Star

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I mentioned before that my mother passed away at the end of April this year, just before her 90th birthday. With that inevitable but nonetheless life changing event, pictures from deep in the past came out. One photo album that …

 

Peterbough, Ontario And The World Class Hydraulic Lift Locks

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Peterborough is home to a world class, historically and mechanically significant man made attraction. The hydraulic lift locks within the city limits were first opened in 1904 and are the highest hydraulic lift locks in the world. What would it cost …

 

Toronto Pearson Plane Spotting Off Dixie Road

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Sometime around, oh, the latter half of 2001, it was decided that the authorities didn’t want people watching planes land and takeoff. There used to be several locations around Toronto Pearson International Airport where one could pull the car off …