My first visit to Omega Park

My closest recollection to an animal park was the Vancouver Game Farm (now the Greater Vancouver Game Farm) that I visited in 1971 at 8 years of age when I was living in Vancouver, BC.  Would there be elephants at Omega Park? That’s me up front, with my cousin...

Ottawa International Buskerfest 2016

Over the August long weekend I was invited out to join a few other photographer friends to take in the 25th year of the Ottawa International Buskerfest.  The festival ran over 5 days, with world class performers from all over the world converging downtown Ottawa on Sparks Street.  I...

Lest we forget

This morning I walked up to the National War Memorial with my camera in tow to be among the 35,000 young and old to honour and remember the Canadians who lost their lives fighting on behalf of their country in wars and military missions.  With the layers of crowds...

A night out at Glowfair

My attending a SPAO (School of Photographic Arts Ottawa) workshop in Havana, Cuba, led by David Barbour in April 2015 has been a great opportunity to later meet up among the Ottawa participants for the occasional group outing.  For our first get together five of us met over pizza...