Category Archives: deep thought

Street art with a message

While it can stand solely on it’s artistic merits, much of the street art that I see is also a powerful form of communication – you just have to take the time to stop, look, and think… All images © … Continue reading

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New shoes

These shoes have been kicking about in my box of new shoes for about two years. Maybe three. I don’t like wearing my new shoes as they will no longer be new. If I had unlimited amounts of disposable cash … Continue reading

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Tenacity

Vegetation is amazing for the way’s that it manages to take root and survive in some very inhospitable places. Sometimes people have to be like vegetation and survive in some very inhospitable places… All images © 2012 carlykb.com

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The Batawa Connection

Much of my life involves discovered and rediscovered connections to the past – there’s a subtle difference between the two, something that can best be described as ‘oh cool’ and ‘holy moly’ moments in life. The last few weeks involved … Continue reading

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On the trail

I have a few quirks, one of which is that I fear wearing new clothes or shoes as they will no longer be new, and I’ll in some way ruin them. Maybe it’s the prolonged anticipation of wonderful new shoes … Continue reading

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A moment on the 401

I’ve passed this colourful old house many times while driving to Toronto, each time wishing that I had been able to stop and take a few pictures of it. Stopping on the 401 is not something to be taken lightly … Continue reading

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Puffers

These things are cool, both as something to amuse myself with, and from the mechanical point of view when you see what an efficient way they are to broadcast seeds. I’ll have to make another movie about them… © 2012 … Continue reading

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A different view

The CN Tower is perhaps the iconic landmark in Toronto. The tower is also something that I have seen a lot of in real life and in rather boring images, sort of like the pictures on cheesy Niagara Falls postcards. … Continue reading

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Trouble on the Lower Trent Trail

After riding in the area and wanting to explore a bit more, I did a bit of research into the multi-use trails that pass through Batawa and behind the Batawa Ski Hill. One of the trails is the Lower Trent … Continue reading

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Clouds – a rather silly timelapse

You may notice the dark objects whizzing by – those are birds and jets from CFB Trenton… All images © 2012 CKB

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