In my sons 2nd year of high school his football team did exceptionally well and went all the way to the provincial finals in Toronto. Once the football season was done, I offered a few of his friends a chance to do some studio portraits in their football uniforms. I had hoped that it would be a fun way to wrap up a great season and add a few images to their families photo albums. Continue Reading →
Tag: Fuji XT2
Montreal City – Fuji XT2 + Fuji 10-24/F4
In the summer of 2016 my family went for a short sight seeing vacation to Montreal City. Since this was our first trip to Montreal, we kept things simple by staying at a hotel downtown that was just a short walk from Old Montreal.
With camera in hand, I enjoyed searching for interesting architecture (of which there was plenty) and interesting vantage points. For this trip I took a couple lenses however I found that I only used the excellent street/architecture/landscape lens, the stabilized Fuji 10-24mm F4. Continue Reading →
1000 Island Boat Tour + Boldt Castle
In early July 2017 my wife and I spent a day in the area of the scenic 1000 Islands. During our visit, home base was the pretty little town of Gananoque. A picturesque town in the 1000 Islands area of the St. Lawrence River.
While in Gananoque we used the services of Gananoque Boat Line and enjoyed the very comfortable 5 hour boat tour they offer called “Boldt Castle Stopover Cruise“. This tour entailed a 90 minute boat ride to the famous American Boldt Castle, almost 2 hours to explore Boldt Castle and a 90 minute boat ride back to Gananoque. Continue Reading →