Tett House ICM 02

There is just so much to see and document walking around our property. The image that I created of the Mill (above) is one of my favourite Intentional Camera Movement (ICM) images I’ve ever created. I love the way it looks like a painting. I also love that I’m able to do this with my camera because I…

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September Resolutions

Everyone uses the New Year celebrations to make resolutions. For me, it has always felt like September was the best time to do that. With the kids going back to school, it’s a good time to reflect back on the summer it was and make some promises for the upcoming months. My summer this year was A LOT…

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Napanee Rapeseed Fields

I’ve always been enamoured by the bright and beautiful yellow fields that pop up during the summer months in Ontario. Until recently, I had no idea what type of flower or crop it was that created this picturesque scenery (It’s called “Rapeseed” and it’s typically used in the production of Canola Oil) but I…

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The Road to Perth

The road to Perth is a wonderfully scenic drive winding through streams, ponds, fields and trees, complete with just about every known piece of vegetation and wildlife Eastern Ontario has to offer. It’s a drive I do a lot, not because of anything specific but because it’s as relaxing a drive as you can get…

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Lilac & Tett House ICM

Today was the perfect day to get creative! Spending some time outside this morning creating photographs that incorporate the Intentional Camera Movement (ICM) and Double Exposure techniques really got my creative juices flowing! I absolutely love the contrast of the purple lilacs against the white…

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Sunset Over Yellow Flowers

Experimenting again. This time, a gorgeous sunset illuminated some yellow flowers on the hill overlooking the mill pond. With a little bit of skill, some trial and error, and a lot of luck, I was able to create some images I’m happy with. This really helps when you are having a morning like I’m…

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Spring Property Exploration

It’s a well-known fact that many photographs feel they are only inspired if they travel to an exotic destination. The inspiration comes from exploring a new place or a new culture. Well I’m here to tell you that doesn’t have to be the case. There is plenty to be inspired about right in your own…

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Westport Road Touring

As I continue to explore my new area I call “home,” I’m struck by how different some of the landscape can look from each other. I drive (or hike or paddle) 15 minutes one way, I have nothing but lakes filled with blue water and huge, tall, coniferous trees as far as the eye can see. I go…

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The Frozen Spring

Ok this will be it. I promise. No more wintery/snowy/icy photos….at least for a couple of months. I didn’t plan on being (what is now) a couple of months behind on my blogging but it happened. And these images are too good not to post. I’m in love the deep richness of the…

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