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Lake Ontario – a stormy day

A stormy day on Lake Ontario – Point Petre Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2015

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Driftwood

A cold fall day at North Beach Provincial Park – Lake Ontario Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2015

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Clouds in the sky

Well, where else would we see clouds? Anyhow – a pair of time lapse videos about clouds, shadows, and light… Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013

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The Orange Iris

  Pretty orange Irises, or is it Irii, or some other flower altogether? It matters not – I just think they are pretty and they caught my eye while waiting for a ferry. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013

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Water and steel trees

Our never ending quest for nature and power… Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013

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The little ferry that could

A fine day for a ferry ride across Lake Ontario, and to shoot some time lapse video. A pair of time lapse videos, the first shot onboard the M.V. Glenora on the crossing between Glenora and Adolphustown , the second … Continue reading

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CCCP

I was heading out of Picton and Glenora to catch the ferry when I saw a few, then a few groups, and then a lot of cyclists wear white outfits emblazoned with CCCP in big red letters. What the heck? … Continue reading

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Rideau Canal – Jones Falls stone arch dam

The keystone arch dam at Jones falls is constructed of interlocking tapered vertical stones. The dam is one of the most spectacular engineering structure on the Rideau Canal, and is one of the first of its type in the world. … Continue reading

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Rideau Canal – Lower Brewers swing bridge

The swing bridge at Lower Brewers is an authentic replacement that replaces the original 1872 structure and is one of only four still in operation on the Rideau Canal System, the others at Kilmarnock, Nicholsons, and Brass Point. The swing … Continue reading

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Rideau Canal – Lower Brewers lock 45

Lower Brewers Lockstation is located at the south end of a widening of the Cataraqui River, which forms a small, shallow lake. The lock was built on the east bank of the river in a short excavated channel that created … Continue reading

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